Map of Dallas – Fort Worth Texas Hoods
Located in North Texas and the state’s largest metropolitan, often called the “Metroplex” is the DFW, Dallas – Fort Worth has a number of hoods from the days of Dallas gangs and Fort Worth gangs which started back in the 80s and 90s.
The most known area of Dallas is Oak Cliff with a few hoods like, HHP (Highland Hills), WoodTown, Glen Oaks, PTP around Polk and Camp Wisdom/Red Bird, Kiest N Polk, Signing Hills, BFL (Best For Less) / 4Side around Sunnyvale and Fordham to Ann Arbor, 22 Beckley and other sections of South Oak Cliff.
Oak Cliff is more of an side of town, with blacks mostly living in East and South Oak Cliff.
West Dallas was the home to half of Dallas’ projects, like Rupert Circle and the Fishtrap Projects, a mix community with blacks and Mexicans. At one time it was one of the roughest areas with the majority of the city’s projects in the area, like George Loving Place, Edgar Ward Place, and Elmer Scott Place, three projects originally for white, black, and Mexican families.
Dallas gangs were bigger in the early 1990s, similar to other cities with the Bloods and Crips.
South Dallas is one of the more active parts of Dallas with 357 Dixon Circle Crips or 187 Park Row Crips and Dallas Bloods of 007 Bon Ton, 232 Turner Courts, 44 Oakland, 415 EDP (East Dallas Projects).
In North Dallas there was the Webb Chapel Crips, Spring Valley Crips or the Hamilton Park, Maham bloods, along with other areas from Ferguson 64 Crips to the entire Pleasant Grove community.
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 putting on for Funky Town.
Como, after Terrell Heights on the south side, became one of the first black neighborhoods. The South Side, the heart of Fort Worth hoods with areas of Agg Land and Hoova Land, or the old and historic community of Terrell Heights. Other known areas are the infamous Stop Six, Polywood, Meadowbrook, and many more that are located on the map.
The Fort Worth gangs of the early 90s, was mainly the Stop Six Bloods, with Truman Street or Norris Street, as well as EWP, EastWood Pirus, while the crips who were mostly Hoovers in areas like the South Side and parts of the East Side.
Outside of the cities of Dallas and Forth Worth, there is a small community in Arlington or Agg Town, that is off Jefferson Street and Garland’s Walnut Street or Parker Circle.