Rockwall

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Apartments in Rockwall, Texas

Rockwall is located in Rockwall County, which is the second most affluent county in Texas. The name is derived from a naturally jointed geological formation, which has the appearance of an artificial wall. The city offers a variety of sports complexes and activities. Nearby Lake Ray Hubbard has a number of boating marinas and jet skiing facilities. There are also 22 Golf Courses within a 17 mile radius of the city.

History

During its initial settlement in 1851, residents began digging wells and found large underground rock walls. These walls were, at first, believed to be man-made, but studies conducted by geologists and archaeologists revealed that were in fact naturally occurring. The town of Rockwall was established in 1854 and named after its unique geological features.

Economy

According to the City’s 2009 Annual Financial Report, top employers in Rockwall are:

  1. Rockwall Independent School District
  2. Texas Star Express
  3. Wal-Mart Superstore
  4. Presbyterian Hospital
  5. Rockwall County
  6. City of Rockwall
  7. Special Products
  8. Target Corporation
  9. Rockwall Nursing Home
  10. Apartments in Rockwall employ many of the cities residents too!

Education

Rockwall has 2 high schools and the Higher Education Center at Rockwall which is part of the Collin County Community College District. Texas A&M University-Commerce holds classes at the campus. There are Rockwall apartments located near all of the public schools.

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