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Living In Flower Mound TX


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Flower Mound and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Flower Mound in 2017 is like. Flower Mound livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Flower Mound homes that currently are for sale. At the bottom of this page are links to authoritative sources that provide additional general information about living in Flower Mound.


Living in Flower Mound real estate and homes for saleFlower Mound livability factors


2017 Best Dallas suburbs rank: 2

Click this best places to live in Dallas link for complete rankings, metrics and analysis methodology.

Flower Mound public schools have the fourth highest composite STAAR performance index of all Dallas suburbs and its principal high schools, Flower Mound High School / Flower Mound Ninth Grade Campus and Marcus High School / Marcus Ninth Grade Campus, rank sixth and eighth among the 2018 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. Flower Mound also has the ninth lowest overall crime rate and its prevailing tax rate is in the bottom quartile of property tax rates in the Dallas area. Some of the ways Flower Mound is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Flower Mound is located in south central Denton County, approximately 28 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 33 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Flower Mound's proximity to DFW International Airport, the Las Colinas business center and downtown Dallas is likely to make Flower Mound residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

Flower Mound public schools are among the best in the DFW metroplex ... most school age children who reside in Flower Mound are eligible to attend Lewisville Independent School District schools ... Denton Independent School District serves four subdivisions and Argyle Independent School District serves two subdivisions, all located in northwest Flower Mound ... two subdivisions on the west end of Flower Mound are served by the Northwest Independent School District

Click on this Flower Mound schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all Flower Mound 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 Flower Mound are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.

Neighborhoods

A big reason living in Flower Mound is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this Flower Mound 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 Flower Mound MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during the three months ending April 30, 2017 increased 3.7 percent ... median sales price of homes sold $368,950 ... home prices generally ranged from about $190,000 to $1.1 million ... average house size 2,900 square feet, average price per square foot $138.20 and average house age 22.2 years ... houses sold averaged 28 days on market ... 1.2 months average supply of homes listed for sale during month of April


Flower Mound new home construction

There currently is considerable new home construction occurring in Flower Mound. Click on this new construction homes link to see all new Flower Mound 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. Two of these neighborhoods, Orchard Flower and The Legends are active adult communities in which residency is restricted to adults ages 55+.

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."


Community amenities/activities

One of the outstanding things about living in Flower Mound is its exceptional community amenities.

Commutes

Approximately 12 miles and 18 minutes drive time without traffic from central Flower Mound to DFW International Airport passenger terminals ... 19 miles and 24 minutes to the Las Colinas business center ... 28 miles and 33 minutes to downtown Dallas

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.

Nearby shopping centers

Demographics

2016 estimated population 73,547 ... population density 1,654 residents per square mile ... 2015 annual median household income $121,549 ... 89.3 percent of Flower Mound residential real estate units owner occupied

Additional demographic information about Flower Mound and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.

Property taxes

Flower Mound is located in two counties and students living in Flower Mound attend schools operated by three separate school districts. Since each of these entities have different tax rates, Flower Mound real estate property tax rates for 2016 are 2.11 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 Flower Mound

from Flower Mound              
city/townbest
cities/towns
rank
2015
population
2016 median
house price
2015 median
household income
milesdirection             
Bartonville1,680$821,0007northeast
Coppell1741,159$399,800 $111,325 9southeast
Copper Canyon1,431$590,500$111,325 7north
Double Oak63,078$526,300 $132,955 5north
Grapevine2851,404$315,000 $75,931 9south
Highland Village516,149$359,500 $133,161 9northeast
Lewisville73104,039$235,000 $58,559 8east
Marshall Creek12west
Northlake462,237$392,300 $61,774 17northeast
Roanoke487,400$294,000 $61,010 13west
Trophy Club411,759$420,000 $127,391 16west


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 Flower Mound

Key to understanding what living in Flower Mound is like is knowing about Flower Mound housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Flower Mound single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Flower Mound single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Flower Mound 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.

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2100 Columbia Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $465,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,705 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Just Remodeled. New Carpet, New Paint, Marble Floors. Home Was Built As A Model Home For The Subdivision. Pool, High Ceiling Foyer And Living, Open Floor Plans And Great Layout,. Spacious Rooms, Large Kitchen, Master On 1st Floor, Fireplace In Mas...

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3905 Vintage Place, Flower Mound, TX - $585,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,414 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Amazing Home On Cul-de-sac With Circle Driveway In Bridlewood, Premier Master-planned Golf Course Community! Great Floor Plan! Open Kitchen To Huge Breakfast Area And Den Open To Gorgeous Pool With Spa W Waterfall And Yard On Both Sides Great For ...

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3712 Appalachian Way, Flower Mound, TX - $369,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,540 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Wonderful Home In The Wellington Area Of Flower Mound. Great Neighborhood With Trails, Parks, Ponds, And Pool. This Home Is Well-maintained And Has The Master Br And Guest Rm On The First Floor! There Are Two Bedrooms Up, Including A Nice Study An...

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6100 Whiskerbrush, Flower Mound, TX - $468,849

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,138 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Mls# 13713048 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - December Completion! ~ You Will Love This Charming Cul De Sac Home With Its Family-friendly, Elegant Floor Plan. Wood Floors Throughout The Main Level With A Two Story Foyer, A Study In Front And Forma...

Photo of Listing #13713411

6605 Elderberry Way, Flower Mound, TX - $552,800

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,251 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Move In Ready! Brand New Calatlantic Home Backing To Greenbelt Exhibits The Expansive 1.5-story Cantata Ii Plan With A Formal Dining Area And Executive Study With French Doors. The Gourmet Kitchen Boasts A Large Center Island With Breakfast Bar An...

Photo of Listing #13713386

2632 Peachleaf Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $410,764

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,203 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Immaculately Maintained 2-story On Large Corner Lot With Beautiful Brick Elevation And Mature Trees! A Grand Staircase Welcomes You Into This Home Where You Will Find 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, Formal Living And Dining Areas, Upstairs Game Room, And 2...

Photo of Listing #13712791

6113 Whiskerbrush, Flower Mound, TX - $441,831

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,846 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Mls# 13712791 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - December Completion! ~ Gorgeous 4 Bed, 3 Bath, 1.5 Story Home Perfect For Entertaining And Enjoying Time With The Family. 12 Foot Ceilings That Grace The Entry And Beyond. A Private Study Provides The ...

Photo of Listing #13703198

1108 Steele Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $459,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,739 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Beautiful Home Located In The Sought-after Parkside In Flower Mound. Upgrades Galore With Hardwood Floors, Granite Counter Tops, And Stainless Steel Appliances. Energy Efficient Home With Tankless Water Heater. Covered Patio Designed For Cookouts ...

Photo of Listing #13710557

3401 Piney Point Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $399,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,274 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Immaculate Home For Sale In Highly Sought After Wellington Of Flower Mound. Open Floor Plan With Travertine Floors, Bamboo Floors Upstairs, Granite Counter Tops In Kitchen And Stainless Steel Appliances. Upgraded Kitchen And Bathrooms. Fresh Paint...

Photo of Listing #13711126

3600 Acton Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $485,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,996 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Gorgeous 2-story On Large Corner Lot With Lovely Brick Elevation And Mature Trees! A Grand Staircase Welcomes You Into This Beautiful Home Where You Will Find 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Formal Dining Area, Executive Study With French Doors That Makes ...

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2729 Crepe Myrtle Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $415,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,134 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Welcome Home To This Stunning Brick Beauty In Highly Sought-after Flower Mound! Hard-to-find 5 Bdrm, 3.5 Bath, 3 Living Areas. Vaulted Ceilings, Natural Light, Sweeping Staircase, New Carpet! Updated Island Kitchen W Ss Apps, Granite & An Abundanc...

Photo of Listing #13711081

608 Pintail Place, Flower Mound, TX - $364,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,865 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Lovely Home Includes Recently Updated Wood Floors, Granite Kitchen Counter Tops And A Lovely Stamped Concrete Outdoor Patio. Newish Lighting Fixtures Adorn This Well Layed Out Floor-plan. The Kitchen Opens To The Downstairs Living Area Which Makes...

Photo of Listing #13711117

2909 Meadow Glen Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $374,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,789 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Wonderfully Updated Home In The The Villages Of Northshore Subdivision. New Stainless Steel Appliances And Granite Counter Tops Adorn The Updated Kitchen. New Carpet And Designer Paint Through Out The Home. Excellent Corner Lot With A Three Car Ga...

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1409 Doubletree Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $360,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,262 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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North Facing Updated Single Story 4 Bdrm House On An Oversized Lot With Mature Trees.*tons Of Updates*updated Island Kitchen Features Granite Countertops & Tumbled Stone Backsplash*new Roof*master Retreat Boasts A Beautifully Updated Bath W.custom...

6209 Whiskerbrush, Flower Mound, TX - $397,665

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,178 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Mls# 13708248 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - December Completion! ~ This Luxurious, 1 Story Home Is Perfect For Both Spending A Quiet Night In And Entertaining Family And Friends! With 3 Bed, 2 Bath, A Study, And Media Room, You Never Have To Ma...


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Listing information last updated on October 19th, 2017 at 1:45am CDT.