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New Residents

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the City of Coppell

A Family Community for a Lifetime


​Click the image to view the digital version of the 2017 New Resident Guide. Print copies are hand delivered to the homes of new Coppell residents and can also be found at Town Center, 255 Parkway Blvd.

Coppell is located in northwest Dallas County, five miles from the Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport and 15 miles from Dallas Love Field Airport. Surrounded by major regional freeways such as I.H. 635, I.H. 35 E, Highway 161 and the S.H. 114/121, these assets make Coppell easily accessible to any place in the Metroplex and anywhere in the world.

Coppell offers citizens an excellent quality of life; safe neighborhoods, superb park system, an award winning Aquatic and Recreation Center, unique shopping and dining in Old Town Coppell, a​​nd so much more.  Make Coppell your Family Community For A Lifetime!

New Resident Checklist

Welcome to Coppell.  On this page, you will find a few helpful hints to help you set up your new home.

Coppell is served by three excellent public school systems. Click on the link to learn more about these top-producing school districts and what geographic location each district serves within the city limits of Coppell.

Alarm Permits A permit is required for each alarm site and each type of alarm system in residential dwellings and in businesses. ​Permits must be obtained within 30 days of installation and renewed annually.  Apply for your permit.
Natural Gas Service Provider Atmos Energy​
Vehicle Registration - New to Texas? Don't forget to register your vehicle. ​​
Animal Registration​ - Register your dogs and cats with Coppell Animal Services​.

​See the residential services page​ for helpful information including trash and recycling pick-up schedules.