Highland Park and University Park are residential communities five miles from downtown Dallas, Texas. The Park Cities are known for their attractive high-end homes, beautiful parks and numerous churches. The close-in location of the Park Cities provides easy access to recreation, shopping, culture and business activities. Seventy-two percent of residents over 25 have college or advanced degrees, making University Park and Highland Park among the most highly-educated cities in the nation. Learn more about The Park Cities.