About Decatur & Wise County
Located less than an hour from the busy D/FW Metroplex, Decatur offers the small town atmosphere many people seek with all the big city conveniences. Decatur is located in the heart of one of the fastest growing counties of North Texas. Decatur has experienced tremendous growth over the past several years with the continuing expansion of the Alliance Corridor and the increased activities at the Texas Motor Speedway.
The Decatur Independent School District is recognized as one of the finest Class 3A school systems in the state with more than 2,000 children enrolled. Located within 60 minutes of Decatur are many higher education institutions including Texas Christian University, University of North Texas, Texas Women’s University and the University of Texas-Arlington.
- 6 parks
- Excellent School System
- Large Library
- Numerous Restaurants, Hotels and Shopping
- Civic Center
- Much More!