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Encyclopedia > Interstate 635 (Texas)
Interstate 635
Auxiliary route of the Interstate Highway System
Length: 35 mi (56.5 km)
Formed: 1 October 1959 [1]
North end: SH 121 near DFW
Major
junctions:
I-35E in Dallas, TX
US 75 in Dallas, TX
I-30 in Mesquite, TX
South end: I-20 in Balch Springs, TX
Highways in Texas
< I-610 I-820 >
Interstate 635 signage on the Dallas North Tollway frontage road. Galleria Dallas can be seen in the background.
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Interstate 635 signage on the Dallas North Tollway frontage road. Galleria Dallas can be seen in the background.

Interstate 635 or the Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway (abbreviated I-635 or locally, LBJ) is a partial loop around Dallas, Texas (USA) between Interstate 20 in Balch Springs, Texas and State Highway 121 at the north entrance of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. The route is approximately 35 mi (56.5 km) long. It intersects Interstate 35E at Exits 27 B-C, and does not connect with Interstate 35W. Image File history File links I-635. ... The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System of Interstate and Defense Highways, commonly called the Interstate Highway System, is a network of freeways in the United States. ... A mile is a unit of length, usually used to measure distance, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, United States customary units and Norwegian/Swedish mil. ... km redirects here. ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Texas_121. ... It has been suggested that State Highway 121 Toll (Collin County, Texas) be merged into this article or section. ... Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (IATA: DFW, ICAO: KDFW) is located between the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, and is the busiest airport in Texas. ... Image File history File links I-35E.svg 750 mm by 600 mm (30 in by 24 in) Interstate shield, made to the specifications of the 2004 edition of Standard Highway Signs (sign M1-1). ... Interstate 35E (abbreviated I-35E or IH-35E), an interstate highway, is the eastern half of Interstate 35 where it splits to serve different cities in Texas. ...      Nickname: Big D Location in the state of Texas Country United States State Texas Counties Dallas, Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall Mayor Laura Miller Area    - City 997. ... Image File history File links US_75. ... U.S. Route 75 is a north-south U.S. Highway. ...      Nickname: Big D Location in the state of Texas Country United States State Texas Counties Dallas, Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall Mayor Laura Miller Area    - City 997. ... Image File history File links I-30. ... Interstate 30 (abbreviated I-30) is an Interstate Highway in the southern United States. ... Mesquite is a suburb of Dallas, Texas, located in Dallas County and Kaufman County, Texas. ... Image File history File links I-20. ... I-20 redirects here. ... Balch Springs is a city located in Dallas County, Texas. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Image File history File links I-610. ... Interstate 610 (abbreviated I-610 or in Texas IH-610) is a freeway that forms a loop around the city of Houston, Texas. ... Interstate 820 is a loop of Interstate 20 in Fort Worth, Texas of approximately 35 miles around the city and some of its suburbs. ... Image File history File links I-820. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1280x1024, 136 KB) Cameraphone picture of Interstate 635 (Texas) signage on the northbound Dallas North Tollway frontage road. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1280x1024, 136 KB) Cameraphone picture of Interstate 635 (Texas) signage on the northbound Dallas North Tollway frontage road. ... Dallas North Tollway (DNT) The Dallas North Tollway is a 22-mile controlled-access toll road, which runs from Interstate 35E near downtown Dallas, Texas to Texas State Highway 121 near Frisco, Texas, whereupon it becomes a surface road ending at U.S. Highway 380. ... The Galleria Dallas is an upscale shopping mall located in North Dallas, Texas. ...      Nickname: Big D Location in the state of Texas Country United States State Texas Counties Dallas, Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall Mayor Laura Miller Area    - City 997. ... Official language(s) See: Languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 268,581 sq mi (695,622 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ... Interstate 20 (abbreviated I-20) is a major east-west interstate highway in the southeastern United States. ... Balch Springs is a city located in Dallas County, Texas. ... It has been suggested that State Highway 121 Toll (Collin County, Texas) be merged into this article or section. ... Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (IATA: DFW, ICAO: KDFW) is located between the cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, and is the busiest airport in Texas. ... A mile is a unit of length, usually used to measure distance, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, United States customary units and Norwegian/Swedish mil. ... A kilometer (Commonwealth spelling: kilometre), symbol: km is a unit of length in the metric system equal to 1,000 metres (from the Greek words χίλια (khilia) = thousand and μέτρο (metro) = count/measure). ... INTERSTATE JUNCTIONS JUNCTION EXIT # I-35 TX 371 I-35W I-20 TX 418 I-30 TX 427-428 I-35/I-35W TX 467 Legend BROWSE STATE HWYS Prev Next Interstate 35E (abbreviated I-35E or IH-35E), an interstate highway, is the eastern half of Interstate 35 where... INTERSTATE JUNCTIONS JUNCTION EXIT # I-35 TX 0 I-35E Entrance Only TX 0 I-20 TX 45 I-30 TX 51 I-35/I-35E TX 85 Legend BROWSE STATE HWYS Prev Next Interstate 35W (abbreviated I-35W or IH-35W), an interstate highway, is the western half of...


Interstate 635 was shortened in 1971 when Interstate 20 was rerouted south of Dallas, thereby taking over 13 miles of I-635's former route.


It is known locally as the Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway, or "LBJ" (named after the president) and the section from Interstate 35E to U.S. Route 75 (Central Expressway) is one of the busiest stretches of road in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, at virtually all hours of the day and night. Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States (1963–1969). ... U.S. Highway 75 is a north-south United States highway. ... Central Expressway heading southbound, towards Downtown Dallas Central Expressway at Lovers Lane Central Expressway near NorthPark Center Central Expressway near Southern Methodist University and Mockingbird Lane Central Expressway at Haskell Ave Central Expressway is a north-south highway in Dallas, Texas and surrounding areas. ... The Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex encompasses the metropolitan divisions of Dallas–Plano–Irving and Fort Worth–Arlington, within the U.S. state of Texas. ...


The High Five construction project (so called because it is five levels and rises almost 200 feet (61 m) above the lowest level), a rebuild of the interchange of I-635 and US 75, was opened for traffic in February 2006. This interchange carries over 500,000 vehicles per day and was built as the largest interchange in the state of Texas to handle this vehicle load. The High Five Interchange is a large freeway interchange that connects LBJ Freeway (Interstate 635) and Central Expressway (US 75) in northern Dallas, Texas. ... A foot (plural: feet) is any of several old units of distance or length, measuring around a quarter to a third of a meter. ... The metre, or meter (symbol: m) is the SI base unit of length. ...


A multi-billion dollar project is being proposed to widen IH-635 and dig subsequent HOV lane tunnels beneath the primary roadway from I-35E to the High Five Interchange. Dallas residents would most likely welcome this improvement to the roadway as one of a few billion dollar plus projects in the planning phase in and around downtown Dallas (along with the rebuild of the I-35E & I-30 "Mixmaster" and the new Trinity Parkway). ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 3. ... Pedestrians along Stone Street. ... The Trinity Parkway is a proposed six-lane toll road in Dallas, Texas (USA) to run from the Texas State Highway 183/Interstate 35E juncture to U.S. Route 175/Interstate 45. ...


References

  1. ^ Oglesby, Scott. 3-digit Interstates from I-35. Kurumi. URL accessed 23 February 2005.
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Auxiliary routes of Interstate 35
I-35E Minnesota - Texas
I-35W Minnesota - Texas
I-135 Kansas
I-235 Kansas - Oklahoma - Iowa
I-335 Kansas
I-435 Missouri-Kansas
I-535 Minnesota-Wisconsin
I-635 Kansas-Missouri - Texas
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I-335: Minnesota
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