It’s no wonder that CNN and Money magazine ranked Garland the 67th Best Place to Live. For family, fortune, and fun, Garland has it all! Follow the links to find out why. Garland is part of the 4th largest region in the nation, the DFW Metroplex, which continues to attract new business and corporate expansions despite the current challenges in the world economy. Garland has taken steps to provide excellent opportunities for its residents who enjoy living and working here. Garland offers a diverse and stable economy for businesses and residents to locate and succeed. The following sections describe why Garland continues to be the city of choice for businesses and residents.