State Comparison of Dallas, Texas and Shreveport, Louisiana
Dallas, Texas and Shreveport, Louisiana both, have several pros and cons
that can help in deciding where to reside in. The most important topics
in this decision regard the costs of living, the city's employment status,
and its general features that the city may be known for, such as state
attractions, reliable government, or its lack of resources.
In the battle of costs for living, whether they might be for houses or
apartments, Shreveport wins. The average price for a 3-bedroom house
in Dallas is $143,697, compared to Shreveport's Price, $130,593. If you
would rather live in a 2-bedroom apartment, Dallas may charge a $865 rent
payment, while Shreveport will charge $635. On a scale from 1 to a 100,
100 being the U.S. average for cost of living, Dallas is at a 93.83, where
Shreveport trails with a 91.35. If you don't mind to pay an extra $230
a month for an apartment rent, then these statistics may not bring you
to a final decision.
Both of these cities, are known for there exciting attractions. Dallas
has Six Flags over Texas, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Texas Rangers, while
Shreveport is known for its Casinos and Hotels such as the Boomtown Casino
and Hotel, and the Hollywood Casino and Hotel. Each city is about tied
as far as recreational activities depending on your interests. If you
enjoy sports more than gambling, then Dallas might be a better choice.
Shreveport however, definitely has the more elegant dining, with restaurants
serving food from a variety of different cultures and backgrounds such as
Greek, soul food, and oriental. Despite all the activities that can be
done in your leisure time, each city's government works hard in making
sure you are safe and you...