NAS JRB Fort Worth, TX Local InformationNAS Fort Worth is in the city of Fort Worth, Texas, population 750,000. Fort Worth encompasses 4 counties: Tarrant, Denton, Parker, and Wise.
Local Housing Rental Prices: The average apartment rent in Fort Worth ranges from $475 to $777 per month, with a median of about $650 per month.
Local Housing Purchase Prices: The average price for a house in Fort Worth is about $120,300, compared to $128,100 for Texas.
Short Description of the Area: Fort Worth is the 16th largest city in the United States and the 5th largest in Texas. It is commonly included with the nearby city of Dallas to create the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, the largest metropolitan area in northern Texas. Fort Worth is located near the center of Texas, just about 100 miles south of the Oklahoma-Texas border, and several hours north of San Antonio, Houston, and Austin, Texas.
Climate and Weather: The Dallas/Fort Worth area lies along the Cross Timbers ecoregion resulting in a semi-arid climate. The average temperature in the hottest month of July is 84 degrees Fahrenheit, with a high of 95 and a low of 72. In January, the coldest month, the high is 55 and the low is 31, giving an average of 43 degrees. During May, the average precipitation is 4.6 inches while in January it is 1.7 inches. Supercell thunderstorms, severe hail, and tornadoes can all occur in this area.