Tanglewood provides a large swath of recreational greenspace with a bicycle path to the Tanglewood neighborhood. At its eastern border is S. Hulen St., which provides access to major highways and a large shopping mall. The family oriented Tanglewood community is highlighted by the highest-ranking elementary school in Fort Worth.

Homes in the Tanglewood neighborhood are as diverse as its residents. Families, young professionals, and retirees live in rentals, single family homes of all sizes and price ranges. Most homes within the Tanglewood community are one level expanded ranch style. Capes, expanded capes and estate homes can also be found on the tree-shaded streets of this community.