The connecting communities of Argyle, Bartonville, Copper Canyon and Double Oak are semi-rural towns in the northwest corner of south central Denton County. Country estates, fine executive and luxury homes and horse farms are common in these communities.
Three of these towns have adopted minimum lot size requirements that help maintain their upscale country living characters -- one acre in Copper Canyon and Double Oak and two acres in Bartonville. Lot sizes in Argyle mostly range from one to two-and-a-half acres. Lantana, a master planned community in which homes are built on smaller lots, has both Argyle and Lantana mailing addresses, but actually is located in unincorporated Denton County.
Median sale price of pre-owned single family homes in this area sold during three months ending February 28, 2014 was $340,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $143,000 to $1,165,000 ... houses sold averaged 80 days on market
Looking for the best places to live in the Argyle, Bartonville, Copper Canyon and Double Oak area? A big part of why real estate in this area is so desirable are its wonderful neighborhoods. Links to profiles describing some of the best of these neighborhoods are provided below.
Students living in Argyle attend Argyle ISD schools ... Bartonville students attend Argyle ISD or Denton ISD schools ... Copper Canyon and Double Oak students attend Denton ISD or Lewisville ISD schools ... Lantana students attend Denton ISD schools
Click on this Argyle, Bartonville, Copper Canyon and Double Oak area schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all public schools serving this area. District and campus ratings information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this Best Dallas Fort Worth school districts page. Similar performance information for DFW public high schools is available by clicking on this Best Dallas Fort Worth public high schools link.
2011 estimated population 11,497 ... population density 660 residents per square mile ... median household income $127,000 ... 94 percent of housing units owner occupied
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Property tax rates for 2013: 2.16 percent of tax appraisal value in Argyle ... 1.95 percent in Bartonville ... 2.06 percent to 2.11 percent in Copper Canyon ... 1.98 percent to 2.04 percent in Double Oak ... 2.81 percent in Lantana
A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2013 property tax rates for other DFW cities and towns, are available by clicking on this DFW property tax rates link.
Approximately 15 to 24 miles and 25 to 31 minutes drive time to DFW International Airport passenger terminals ... 20 to 29 miles and 29 to 35 minutes to the Las Colinas business center ... 30 to 38 miles and 35 to 45 minutes to downtown Fort Worth
Commute time and distance information for additional destinations, and for other DFW metroplex cities and towns, is provided on this average DFW commute distances and times page
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