Wylie, Texas is a small, friendly town full of friendly neighbors and southern charm. Here you will find the historic downtown to look like it did back in the past. Wylie’s downtown buildings, shops and restaurants have been well-maintained and renovated over the years to ensure the small town charm and history stay intact. In 2014, the total population of the town was estimated at just over 44,000 residents. While you enjoy small town living in Wylie, you will also be only 20 miles from the bustling city of Dallas where you will find all types of entertainment and sporting events. In Wylie, you will find various small town attractions, as well as a state of the art recreation center. Wylie, Texas is also home to one of the top fire departments in the state, and a great parks and recreation department.