Young couples on the hunt for the perfect suburb near Fort Worth should look no further, because we did the work for you. We looked at a whole bunch of data to figure out the 10 best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples. In these suburbs, you’ll find close-knit communities, plenty of peers, and affordable starter homes, close to all the action in downtown Fort Worth. Let’s take a look at the 10 winners.

1. Godley

Godley, TX
Source: Flickr user 0ccam

Key Stats:

  • PlayScore rating: 72 out of 100
  • Residents married: 68 percent
The tiny close-knit town of Godley kicks off our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with a high PlayScore rating and a range of housing options. Home buyers will find ranch, bungalow, farmhouse, and craftsman style homes with room to grow. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy a romantic picnic or a stroll through Godley City Park. Young couples can also grab a bite to eat at a local restaurant, or shop at local specialty stores.

2. Aledo (tie)

Aledo, TX
Source: City of Aledo via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • Residents married: 64.5 percent
  • Total crimes per 100k: 1,087
The small town of Aledo is tied for second on our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with one of the lowest crime rates of any place we ranked. Home buyers will find everything from modest ranch style homes to sprawling craftsman style houses with room to grow. Have a picnic and enjoy a stroll at Bearcat Park, grab fresh local produce at the Aledo Farmer’s Market, or enjoy local talent and shop vendors at Aledo’s First Fridays.

2. Burleson (tie)

Burleson, TX
Source: City of Burleson, Texas Government via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • Residents married: 60 percent
  • Residents under age 5: 7.7 percent
The mid-sized suburb of Burleson is also tied for second, with a range of housing options for young couples. Affordable ranch and cottage style homes are great for two, while spacious craftsman style homes give young couples room to grow. Active young couples will love cooling off on the water at Bailey Lake Park, while golf enthusiasts hit the links at Hidden Creek Golf Course. Avid readers can check out a book at the Burleson Public Library.

4. Keller (tie)

Keller, TX
Source: City of Keller Government via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • High school graduation rate: 95 percent
  • Median household income: $113,618
  • Total crimes per 100k: 978
Keller is tied for fourth on our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with plenty of amenities and one of the lowest crime rates of any place we ranked. Home buyers will find everything from modest townhomes to spacious craftsman style homes on large lots. Golf enthusiasts can hit the links at the Sky Creek Ranch Golf Club, while outdoor recreation enthusiasts enjoy Keller’s numerous municipal parks. The Keller Town Center is full of shopping and dining.

4. Southlake (tie)

Southlake, TX
Source: Visit Southlake, Texas via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • Residents married: 70.9 percent
  • Median household income: $172,951
  • High school graduation rate: 97 percent
The lakeside town of Southlake is also tied for fourth on our list with plenty of spacious, beautiful homes. Townhomes, Tudor style homes, and craftsman style homes are common. Active young couples will love waterfront activities at Grapevine Lake, or hiking and fishing at Bob Jones Park. Southlake Town Square provides convenient shopping from brand name retailers and boutique stores. Get to know new neighbors and enjoy local talent at community events like the annual Art in the Square Festival.

6. Crowley

Crowley, TX
Source: City of Crowley, TX via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • PlayScore rating: 67 out of 100
  • Median home value: $110,400
Crowley comes in sixth on our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with a high play score and plenty of affordable homes. Ranch, Tudor, and craftsman style homes are common. Active young couples will love the disc golf course and water park at scenic Bicentennial Park, while avid readers check out a new book at the Crowley Public Library. Community events, like the Spring Concert Series, are a great way to get to know new neighbors.

7. Mansfield

Mansfield, TX
Source: City of Mansfield, Texas Municipal Government via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • Residents married: 60.6 percent
  • Median household income: $94,112
The sizeable suburb of Mansfield has a range of housing options for young couples. Affordable ranch style homes are perfect for two, while spacious craftsman style homes give young couples room to grow. Enjoy waterfront activities on Joe Pool Lake at Britton Park, or enjoy a picnic and a stroll through the Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park. Community events like the Wisteria Street Market bring Mansfield residents together for great food, local art vendors, and entertainment.

8. Watauga

Watauga, TX
Source: City of Watauga, Texas Government via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • Residents age 22-34: 19.6 percent
  • Residents under age 5: 7.9 percent
Watauga earns the eighth spot on our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with lovely farmhouse, ranch, craftsman and Tudor style homes that give young couples room to grow. Active young couples will love hiking, biking, and waterfront activities at Capp Smith Park. Avid readers can attend an event or check out a new book at the Watauga Public Library.

9. River Oaks

River Oaks, TX
Source: Flickr user michaelgore

Key Stats:

  • Residents age 22-34: 22.4 percent
  • Residents under age 5: 9.2 percent
  • Median home value: $87,400
The peaceful suburb of River Oaks comes in ninth on our list with nearly a quarter of residents age 22-34. Home buyers will find everything from modest ranch style homes to sprawling craftsman style houses. Active young couples can enjoy a picnic and a stroll by the West Fork Trinity River, or attend an event at the River Oaks Community Center. Avid readers check out a new book at the River Oaks Library.

10. North Richland Hills

North Richland Hills, TX
Source: North Richland Hills City Hall via Facebook

Key Stats:

  • PlayScore rating: 67 out of 100
  • Residents married: 54.6 percent
North Richland Hills rounds out our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples with plenty of homes for potential buyers. Ranch, craftsman, bungalow, and farmhouse style homes are common. Active young couples will enjoy strolling through Walker’s Creek Park, cooling off at the NRH20 Water Park, or playing a match at the Richland Tennis Center. Avid readers can check out a book or attend an event at the North Richland Hills Public Library.

Our Methodology

To create our list of the best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples, we took at look at the following important criteria:
  • Percentage of residents age 22-34
  • Percentage of residents married
  • Median household income
  • Median home value
  • Total crimes per 100k
  • PlayScore rating
  • High school graduation rate
Then, we ranked each Fort Worth suburb in the above categories and averaged the scores into one overall score. The suburbs with the lowest overall scores made up our 10 best Fort Worth suburbs for young couples. For this list, we sourced data from the U.S. Census, AreaVibes, and PlayScore.org. Want to see how the other suburbs ranked? Check out the table below. Best Fort Worth Suburbs for Young Couples Like This Post? You’ll Definitely Love These: