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Living In Colleyville TX
This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Colleyville and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Colleyville in 2017 is like. Colleyville livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Colleyville homes that currently are for sale. At the bottom of this page are links to authoritative sources that provide additional, more general information about living in Colleyville.
Colleyville livability factors
2017 Best Dallas suburbs rank: 14
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Colleyville public schools have the twenty-third highest composite STAAR performance index of all Dallas suburbs and its principal high schools, Colleyville Heritage High School and Grapevine High School, rank thirteenth and twentieth among the 2018 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. Colleyville also has the ninth highest percentage of owner occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs and the eighth lowest overall crime rate. Its prevailing tax rate is in the bottom quartile of property tax rates in the Dallas area. Some of the ways Colleyville is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.
Colleyville is located in northeast Tarrant County, approximately 27 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 16 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Colleyville's proximity to DFW International Airport, the Las Colinas business center and both downtown Dallas and downtown Fort Worth is likely to make Colleyville residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.
Colleyville public schools are among the best in the DFW metroplex ... most school age children who reside in Colleyville are eligible to attend Grapevine-Colleyville Independent School District schools ... all or part of eleven subdivisions located in northwest Colleyville are served by the Keller Independent School District ... eight subdivisions in south central Colleyville are served by the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District ... students living in a small part of one neighborhood attend Carroll Independent School District
Click on this Colleyville schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all Colleyville public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this best Dallas Fort Worth school districts page and performance information for other public schools in the Dallas area is provided on these DFW high schools, DFW middle schools and DFW elementary schools pages.
Private schools located near Colleyville are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.
A big reason living in Colleyville is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this Colleyville neighborhoods link for profiles that describe some of the best and most popular of these neighborhoods. Other great north Dallas area neighborhoods are identified on this best DFW neighborhoods page.
Recent home sales
Compared to previous year sales, on average, prices of Colleyville MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during the three months ending April 30, 2017 increased 7.2 percent ... median sales price of homes sold $556,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $250,000 to $1.3 million ... average house size 3,810 square feet, average price per square foot $155.10 and average house age 25.3 years ... houses sold averaged 64 days on market ... 2.5 months average supply of homes for sale during month of April
Colleyville new home construction
There currently is a moderate amount of new home construction occurring in Colleyville. Click on this new construction homes link to see all new Colleyville homes that currently are listed for sale. Links to neighborhood profiles for some of the subdivisions in which these new homes are being built are provided below.
I frequently am asked by folks who have never bought a new construction home if they should be assisted by a buyer’s agent when selecting a builder and when negotiating their new home purchase. Most of the time my answers are "Yes" and "Yes."
Approximately 12 miles and 21 minutes drive time without traffic from central Colleyville to DFW International Airport passenger terminals ... 19 miles and 23 minutes to the Las Colinas business center ... 16 miles and 21 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.
One of the outstanding things about living in Colleyville is its exceptional community amenities.
2016 estimated population 26,152 ... population density 1,978 residents per square mile ... 2015 annual median household income $151,169 ... 95.9 percent of Colleyville residential real estate units owner occupied
Additional demographic information about Colleyville and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.
Nearby shopping centers
Students living in Colleyville attend schools operated by four separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, Colleyville real estate property tax rates for 2016 are 2.28 percent to 2.49 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2016 property tax rates for other DFW cities and towns, are available by clicking on this DFW property tax rates link.
Cities/towns near Colleyville
|from Colleyville |
|Bedford||41||49,337||$226,000 ||$226,000 ||3||south|
|Euless||43||54,219||$211,000 ||$211,000 ||9||southeast|
|Grapevine||28||51,404||$315,000 ||$315,000 ||6||northeast|
|Hurst||42||39,016||$190,000 ||$190,000 ||5||south|
|Keller||11||45,758||$376,000 ||$376,000 ||8||northwest|
|North Richland Hills||49||69,204||$207,000 ||$207,000 ||6||southwest|
|Southlake||1||29,941||$650,000 ||$650,000 ||6||north|
Note: Best cities/towns rank derived from analysis presented on best Dallas suburbs page.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, North Texas Real Estate Information Systems Inc. and Google Maps.
Moderately priced homes for sale in Colleyville
Key to understanding what living in Colleyville is like is knowing about Colleyville housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Colleyville single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Colleyville single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Colleyville homes for sale page.
The default display order of the property listings shown below is number of days listed, but other sort orders can be selected. The property display also can be easily changed from the default grid display to a detailed list display. If you are viewing this page on a mobile device, a map that shows the location of the selected properties can be displayed by clicking on the map icon.
5302 Maple Lane, Colleyville, TX - $639,000
2306 Wilkes Drive, Colleyville, TX - $559,000
2800 Red Oak Court E, Colleyville, TX - $624,000
2905 Glen Dale Drive, Colleyville, TX - $549,000
3205 Carisbrooke Court, Colleyville, TX - $599,500
130 Mill Valley Drive, Colleyville, TX - $519,900
4901 Queensbury Way E, Colleyville, TX - $559,900
2402 N Whitehaven Drive, Colleyville, TX - $563,000
3209 Eaton Circle, Colleyville, TX - $599,900
2904 Scarborough Lane W, Colleyville, TX - $629,000
2803 Cottonwood Lane, Colleyville, TX - $679,900
1505 Douglas Avenue, Colleyville, TX - $585,000
6301 Connie Lane, Colleyville, TX - $699,000
5608 Heron Drive W, Colleyville, TX - $649,000
6500 Cimmaron Trail, Colleyville, TX - $510,000
More about living in Colleyville
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Listing information last updated on October 19th, 2017 at 2:00am CDT.