An early pioneer T.U. Wade discovered the rock wall when digging a well in the mid-1800's, about the time the town was founded. He suggested naming the ton Rockwall after the curious geological formation. The name was accepted and the town of Rockwall was platted on April 17, 1854.
Rockwall has remained a small agricultural town, although in recent years has been one of the fastest growing communities in the state. Housing tracts are bing developed in outer areas of the city and the Interstate 30 corridor is now built-up with brand name retail and restaurants. Today, Rockwall is consideed one of the most progressive cities in the Dallas Metroplex, it is 22 miles east of Dallas on Interstate 30 with a population of just over 31,000.
Stroll down to the Yacht Club & enjoy sailing, skiing and great sunsets !!! This home is priced at only $156,900 and has a greenbelt and park just behind the home. View our slide show and see how this relaxing lifestyle is for you.