The Quality of Life in Texarkana

Texarkana: A Good Place to Live

Texarkana is more than a great place to do business. It’s a great place to call home. Our residents enjoy affordable housing, safe neighborhoods, high-quality health care and excellent schools. Check out to see what’s going on in Texarkana.


Median household income


Median home price

18.2 minutes

Average commute time

K-12 Education

Texas Public Schools

Leary Independent School District
9500 West New Boston Rd.
Hooks, TX 75561
(903) 838-8960

Liberty-Eylau Independent School District
2901 Leopard Dr.
Texarkana, TX 75501
(903) 832-1535

Pleasant Grove Independent School District
8500 North Kings Hwy.
Texarkana, TX 75503
(903) 831-4086

Red Lick Independent School District
3511 North FM 2148
Texarkana, TX 75503
(903) 838-8230

Redwater Independent School District
202 Red River Road North
Redwater, TX 75573
(903) 671-3481

Texarkana Texas Independent School District
4241 Summerhill Road
Texarkana, TX 75503
(903) 794-3651

Texas Private School

St. James Day School
5501 N. State Line Ave.
Texarkana, TX 75503
(903) 793-5554

Arkansas Public School

Texarkana Arkansas School District
3435 Jefferson Ave.
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 772-3371

Arkansas Private Schools

Trinity Christian School
3107 Trinity Blvd.
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 779-1009

Veritas Academy
2101 E. 50th St.
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 772-0646

Small-Town Charm. Big-City Amenities.

Our scenic landscape is a natural match for outdoor recreation, and our historic downtown offers an array of shopping, dining and entertainment options—all without the hassle of big-city traffic jams.


7 Public Parks

5 Golf Courses

40+ Miles of Hiking

8 Public Lakes

Arts and Entertainment

Perot Theatre

Located in the heart of our historic downtown, the landmark Perot Theatre hosts a variety of live musical and dance productions year-round.

Regional Arts Center

A masterpiece of early-twentieth-century architecture, the Regional Arts Center offers year-round exhibits, a gift shop and rental space for meetings and events.

Texarkana Symphony Orchestra

Now in its second decade, the Texarkana Symphony Orchestra (TSO) is a fully professional symphony orchestra, dedicated to bringing great symphonic music to the Texarkana area. Performing primarily in the beautiful Perot Theatre, TSO presents a series of classical masterworks, symphonic pops, chamber music and educational concerts throughout its September to May season.

Texarkana Repertory Company

Texarkana Repertory Company, Inc. (Tex*Rep) performs a full season of shows each year, with past productions including Legally Blonde, Grease, Mary Poppins, The Little Mermaid and Young Frankenstein.


Looking for a great place to grab a bite? Texarkana has an array of delicious, locally owned eateries and national chain restaurants that are sure to tempt your appetite. From freshly rolled sushi to fire-grilled steaks, our eclectic dining scene offers something for everyone.



Rich in resources and ready for growth, Texarkana is an affordable, pro-business environment where commerce can thrive. At AR-TX REDI, we’re committed to helping your business tap into the unique advantages of the Texarkana region to unlock new opportunities for economic success.

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