Rowlett is a city in Dallas County and Rockwall County, Texas. The population was 44,503 at the 2000 census.
Rowlett is a quiet upscale bedroom community near Dallas, Texas in the Metroplex, located on Ray Hubbard Lake.
The Dallas County portion of Rowlett is served by the Garland Independent School District, while the Rockwall County portion is a part of the Rockwall County Independent School District.
Back, Dorsey, Giddens-Steadham, Herfurth, Keeley, Pearson, and Rowlett Elementary Schools, Coyle and Schrade Middle Schools, and Rowlett High School are located within the city boundaries of Rowlett. Garland ISD has a free choice program that allows for a student to attend any school within the district.