Located about 40 miles northwest of Dallas, the city of Denton, Texas, is able to forge an identity that is independent from the larger metropolis of northern Texas, but that benefits from its proximity to such a prominent cultural center. Home to the University of North Texas and Texas Woman's University, Denton is known as a college town, though it supports a lifestyle suitable for everyone from students to young professionals to growing families. As one of the more popular areas in Forth Worth, the city has grown to a population of more than 113,000, and continues to attract new residents to homes for rent with its thriving music scene, busy community events schedule, nightlife, museums and history.
A house for rent in Denton places residents in a growing city that is well-known for its music, having recently been named the country's Best Music Scene by Paste magazine. The city has produced many successful bands ranging in genre from polka to rock, and venues like Andy's, Rockin' Rodeo, Abbey Underground, Hailey's Club and Dan's Silverleaf still entertain crowds with a wide variety of shows each year. Rentals in Denton also give renters access to the Denton Arts and Jazz Festival, which attracts more than 200,000 people each year.
The city is dotted with about a dozen art galleries, museums on an assortment of topics, theaters and antique shops. Homes for rent are available in many areas of the city, permitting renters to select the neighborhood that best fits their needs. Other cultural highlights of Denton, Texas, include the annual North Texas State Fair and Rodeo, which promotes the state's cowboy culture and country music. The nine-day event has been a staple of the city since 1928.
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