Map of Dallas – Fort Worth Texas Hoods
With Fort Worth and Dallas hoods being located in the state of Texas’ largest metropolitan, often called the “Metroplex”, it should come to no surprise that there are numerous Dallas and Fort Worth hoods. An metropolitan that has a number of hoods that the below map depicts with the past and present days of Dallas gangs and Fort Worth gangs, which started back in the 80s and 90s.
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The most known area of Dallas is Oak Cliff that consists of Dallas hoods like Highland Hills, WoodTown, Glen Oaks, PTP, which is around Polk and Camp Wisdom/Red Bird, Kiest N Polk, Signing Hills, BFL (Best For Less) / 4Side, which is around Sunnyvale and Fordham to Ann Arbor, and other sections of South Oak Cliff. **To be noted, Oak Cliff is more of a side of town than just a specific neighborhood.
West Dallas was the home to half of Dallas’ public housing projects, like Rupert Circle and the Fishtrap Projects, which were mix communities of blacks and Mexicans. At one time it was one of the roughest areas in the city after being home to the housing complexes of George Loving Place, Edgar Ward Place, and Elmer Scott Place, which were originally for white, black, and Mexican families.
South Dallas was one of the more active parts of Dallas. South Dallas was home to 357 Dixon Circle Crips, 187 Park Row Crips, Dallas Bloods of 007 Bon Ton, 232 Turner Courts, 44 Oakland, 415 EDP (East Dallas Projects).
In North Dallas, which is the least talked about side, was once home to Webb Chapel Crips, Spring Valley Crips or the Hamilton Park and Maham bloods. North Dallas mostly consists of apartment complexes, especially around Park Lane, Skillman and Audelia, and Forest Lane.
*Dallas gangs were much bigger and more active during the 1990s, similar to other cities, with a large influx of Blood and Crip adopting ‘hoods throughout the city. The Dallas gangs on the map are mainly, at the latest, of the 2010s.
Fort Worth Hoods:
The Fort Worth hoods often gets overlooked by the city of Dallas, but Fort Worth, which is not as big, is not that much different with many sections from Stop Six to the South Side, all putting on for Funky Town.
Como, after Terrell Heights on the south side, became one of the first black neighborhoods. The South Side has the heart of Fort Worth hoods being located in the Agg Land and Hoova Land area, as well the old and once historic community of Terrell Heights. Other known areas are the legendary Stop Six, Polywood, Eastwood, Meadowbrook, and many more that are located on the map.
The Fort Worth gangs of the early 1990s, was mainly the Stop Six Bloods, with Truman Street and Norris Street, as well as EWP, EastWood Pirus, while the Crips, who were mostly Hoovers, were in areas like the South Side and parts of the East Side.