Texas - Area Code 972

Where is Area Code 972?

Area code (972) is in the state of Texas

Cedar Hill, Texas is a town in Dallas County in the state of Texas. It is located about 16 miles (26 kilometers) southwest of Dallas and is located along the western shore of Cedar Hill Lake and Joe Pool lake.


The Cedar Hill/Carrollton area is known for its rich history and the community is considered one of the most historic in all of central Texas. The area was first settled by settlers in 1875 as an independent town and later became a city after the Texas Revolution.

The town of Carrollton is the home to high school graduates who are relocating to cities such as Dallas. In addition to homes for newlyweds or for those who have just finished school, there are also homes for new businesses in the town.

There is a major airport in Carrollton and that airport is located about an hour north of Dallas. The population of Carrollton is around six hundred thousand people and it is expected to increase over time due to the growing number of families relocating to the area.

The town of Carrollton is on the east side of Joe Pool Lake. People can get to downtown Carrollton from the downtown Dallas area through the North Central Texas Regional Airport. Some of the main attractions in downtown Carrollton include the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Cedar Hill Museum, the Art House Theater, the Dallas Cowboys Stadium, and The Dallas Cowboy's Museum.

There are several entertainment venues in and around Carrollton as well including the Dallas Cowboys Stadium, the Cedar Hill Museum, and the Dallas Opera House. The town is also home to several large corporations including AT&T Bellagio and the Dallas Mavericks NBA basketball team.

There are also several hotels in the town of Carrollton including the Dallas Marriott and the Holiday Inn Express. The town of Carrollton is also known for its food and the main area of the town is known as Denton Crossing which is a place where you can find a variety of restaurants, boutiques, and shopping centers that specialize in local, ethnic and regional cuisine.

The Dallas Opera House is also located in the Carrollton area and is one of the top opera houses in the country. There are also the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the Dallas Symphony Chorus. The Dallas Symphony Orchestra also has its own home in the Dallas Opera House.

There are also plenty of other things to do in and around Carrollton. People who are interested in learning more about the town should take a trip to the Dallas Visitors Bureau and look online at some of the websites dedicated to the town. The Dallas Visitors Bureau can provide plenty of information about the different attractions, shopping opportunities, and even some advice on places to eat in the town.

Cities in Areacode 972

  • Allen
  • Carrollton
  • Cedar Hill
  • Coppell
  • Dallas
  • DeSoto
  • Duncanville
  • Farmers Branch
  • Flower Mound
  • Frisco
  • Garland
  • Grand Prairie
  • Irving
  • Lancaster
  • Lewisville
  • McKinney
  • Mesquite
  • Plano
  • Richardson
  • Rowlett
  • The Colony
  • University Park
  • Waxahachie

Phone Prefixes in the 972 Areacode

9XX Areacode