Mesquite is a suburb located east of the city of Dallas, Texas. It is nicknamed “Rodeo Capital of Texas.” It was also given a “Playful City USA” designation and named “Tree City USA” by the National Arbor Day Foundation.
Most of the city limits are located in Dallas County with a very small portion stretching into Kaufman County. With a large population of Texans, its the 22nd-most populous city in Texas.
Heading due east, around 20 minutes away from downtown Dallas lies Mesquite, TX, population roughly 147,000.
Mesquite has four major highways, Interstates 30, 635, 20, and U.S. Route 80) intersect in or near it, thus making most of Dallas and Ft Worth, easily accessible.
Most of Mesquite relies on the local Dallas economy for employment, as the top 10 local businesses, including United Parcel Service, only provide around 10,000 jobs.
Mesquite, compared to other areas of Dallas, is not as prosperous. The average price of a home in Mesquite is even less than Dallas County as a whole with a price tag averaging $237,000 and the per capita income is only around $57,000.
While the location of Mesquite to the rest of Dallas is ideal, unfortunately, Mesquite has a rather high crime rate, with 93 percent of the cities in the US considered safer than others. However, the vast majority of these crimes are simply property crimes.
Mesquite has more of a dense, urban feel, and only about 59 percent of the community owns their own homes.
Mesquite, Texas Personal Injury Attorney, Robert C. Slim, will fight for you
Since 1994, Robert C. Slim, Attorney at Law, has successfully represented victims of wrongful death and serious personal injuries in the City of Mesquite and its surrounding areas. If you are the victim of a wrongful death or personal injury in Mesquite and other surrounding areas caused by the carelessness or negligence of another, the law gives you certain rights.
Do not delay in taking action. Once you retain the right attorney for your case, you can rest assured that your interests are being protected. Then, you can concentrate on getting the medical treatment you need in order to make a full recovery from your injuries.
Robert C. Slim, Attorney at Law, offers every new case a free consultation for your wrongful death and personal injury case. This means that you will speak directly with the principal lawyer, and not a paralegal, secretary, or staff investigator. Therefore, you will be sure that you are getting reliable legal advice about your case, and not a scripted response.