Why Richardson Report Richardson is a vibrant and diversified business community, strategically located in one of the brightest economic regions in the world – the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Whether your company seeks the latest technological breakthrough, provides the highest level of financial services or thrives on the synergy between a great business and an R1-Ranked Research Institution, we're where excellence is the expectation. Advantages of a Richardson location: Highest concentration of technology workers in the greater Dallas area – 1.9 million total labor force within a 30-minute commute. Strategically located between major freeways for easy commuter access. Home to the University of Texas at Dallas – a Carnegie "Tier One" University. Highly regarded K-12 educational systems with over 90% college-bound graduates. 4 existing DART light rail stations (2 more rails underway) and public bus service. 30+ million square feet of office, flex and industrial space. Responsive city government and staff who "operate at the speed of business." Extensive housing options from entry level to executive homes, town homes, upscale multi-family, and transit-oriented developments. 800+ acres of parks and recreational facilities, golf courses and over 40 miles of hike & bike trails. Arts & music festivals throughout the year, plus first-class entertainment venues. Over 250 dining options, from traditional American to international cuisines. To learn more, watch former Mayor Paul Voelker's 2023 Richardson State of the City Address.Download the one sheet here.