Casa View Heights is a neighborhood on the east side of Dallas. Major roads in the area include Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway and ERL Thornton Freeway. Neighborhood residents rely on vehicles for intra-city travel, as there is limited public transportation. Driving to the city center takes about 20 minutes with light traffic.
The average high temperatures in Dallas fluctuate from about 55 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to around 95 degrees in summer. Casa View Heights residents beat the heat by visiting Vanston Swimming Pool. Kids and seniors can get in for a discounted price and the pool is open during summer months.
Vanston Park is home to the pool and also has green space for having a picnic, playing disk golf and more. Go for a jog in the park or take your dog for a stroll. Motley Park is located on the western edge of the neighborhood and is another option for those who want to spend time outside.
Casa View Heights is a mostly residential area packed with homes and apartments. There are several elementary and junior high schools in the neighborhood. Most are part of the local district, while one is an independent school.
Shoppers who like to hunt for bargains will enjoy Casa View Heights as there's a Goodwill store in the area.