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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 2018 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


2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 4

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

  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 93.1%
  2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 8.7
  2017 median home sale price: $365,000
  2016 residences owner occupied: 86.4%
  2016 median household income: $123,492
  2016 population: 73,547
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 7.8%


Flower Mound public schools rank fourth among 2018 Dallas suburbs with best public schools 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 tenth 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

On average, prices of Flower Mound MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased 16.7 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $365,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $150,000 to $2.6 million ... average size of houses sold was 2,880 square feet, average square foot price was $141.73 and average house age was 22.1 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 27 days on market


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 ... 2016 annual median household income $123,492 ... 86.4 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 these entities have different tax rates, Flower Mound real estate property tax rates for 2017 are 2.08 percent to 2.45 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2017 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
2016
population
2017 median
house price
2016 median
household income
milesdirection             
Bartonville1,680$778,0007northeast
Coppell1641,360$422,000$114,8399southeast
Copper Canyon1,431$525,0007north
Double Oak53,082$557,500$138,4825north
Grapevine3951,971$341,000$81,5719south
Highland Village116,624$367,100$138,0589northeast
Lewisville69104,659$255,000$57,5498east
Marshall Creek12west
Northlake782,397$350,800$64,29317northeast
Roanoke347,804$346,500$62,87813west
Trophy Club711,166$418,500$133,45716west


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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1721 Briaroaks Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $425,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,441 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Flower Mound Jewel!!! Rare 1.5 Story Home With Pool And Spa And Large Grassy Backyard Areas. Very Close To Freeport, Only 3 Minutes From 121. Location, Location, Location. Minutes From Dfw Airport, George Bush. Home Sits On Quiet Street, Mature Tr...

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2509 Matterhorn Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $524,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,018 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous Home W-open Floor Plan In The Sought After Wellington Community. Awd-winning Elem & Middle Schools Within .5 Mile. Beautiful Master With Bay Windows. Pvt In-law Suite Or Use As Elegant Study On The Main Floor. Grand Entry In The Foyer Wit...

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2509 Caprock Cove, Flower Mound, TX - $365,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,316 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Is The Home You’ve Been Waiting For! Gorgeous Four Bedroom One-story Home On A Quiet Cul-de-sac In South Flower Mound. Chef’s Kitchen With An Oversized Island, Gas Cooktop, Eat-in Dining Space And Breakfast Bar Overlooks The Spacious Living ...

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4219 Blue Grass Court, Flower Mound, TX - $435,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,460 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Lovely One-story Darling Home On Oversized Cul-de-sac Lot. Move-in Ready With Fresh Interior Paint & Carpet. Foyer W Wood Floors Opens Onto Formal Living, Dining, And Study W French Doors. Spacious Great Room Has Gas Fp & Wall Of Windows Overlooki...

Photo of Listing #13889003

3620 Valley View Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $419,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,013 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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A Flower Mound One Story Oasis! This Gorgeous One Acre Lot Offers Towering Trees & Open Spaces In All The Right Places! Breathtaking Scenic Views From Living, Dining, Kitchen & Master! Large Living Room With Wood Burning Fireplace Opens To The Din...

Photo of Listing #13886854

2108 Fairmont, Flower Mound, TX - $350,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,500 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautifully Modernized, Remarkably Maintained, True 5 Bedroom Home With Office Behind Double Doors Or Bonus Flex Room Down Is A Show Stopper! Home Lives Much Larger Than Its Square Footage With No Wasted Space. 2 Generous Size Living Rooms Downsta...

Photo of Listing #13883385

2605 Napier Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $524,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,269 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Spectacular 4 Bedroom Home In Wellington With 3 Car Garage. Light & Bright With Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Gourmet Kitchen With Granite Counters, Double Ovens, Gas Cook-top, Coffee Bar, Butlers Pantry. Master Suite With Large Seating Area Overlook...

Photo of Listing #13891842

4020 Caruth Court, Flower Mound, TX - $409,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,882 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautifully Updated Wellington Home On A Fantastic Cul-de-sac Lot! You Will Love The Chef's Island Eat-in Kitchen Boasting Luxury Quartz Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, A Gas Cooktop & A Breakfast Bar! The Spacious Family Room Features Ha...

Photo of Listing #13893660

1500 Sweetwater Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $419,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,079 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Fresh & Updated In Timeless & Current Style! Extensive Use Of Wood Floors & Tile Throughout. Open Floorplan For Ease Of Entertaining In Downstairs Living & Kitchen Areas. Kitchen Has Ss Appliances, Granite, Wood Look Tile Flooring, White Cabinets ...

Photo of Listing #13889781

4221 Auburn Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $570,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,991 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Take In The 6th Fairway From This Impeccable Estate In Prestigious Golf Community! Multiple Liv & Din Areas Spiral Off Dramatic Foyer. Enjoy Triple Crown Mldgs, Sweeping Front & Back Staircases, 2 Fplcs, P-shutters & Recently Updated Fixtures, Har...

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1504 Rustic Timbers Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $465,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,335 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Located Conveniently In Heart Of Flower Mound W-awesome Schools And Walk To Playground And 26m. Fm Trails! Well Maintained With So Many Updates!(low $-sf), Fantastic Floor Plan With Eat-in Kitchen Open To Family Room With Fireplace. Modern Kitchen...

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4012 Saturn Street, Flower Mound, TX - $429,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,965 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautifully Well-maintained Two Story Home In Sought After Flower Mound Neighborhood! Home Opens To Formal Living And Dining That Flow Into Kitchen, And Large Spacious Living Area With Wood Floors, And Brick Fireplace! Master Suite Includes Separa...

Photo of Listing #13892729

4205 Sharondale Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $389,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,612 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful Home In Beautiful Neighborhood! 4 Bedrooms. Spacious Master Bedroom Down, Three Bedrooms Up. 2 And A Half Baths. Living Down, Game Room Up. Soaring Ceiling. Lookouts From Second Floor. Art Niche In The Entry And Ledges In The Living Area...

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1804 Briaroaks Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,129 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Absolutely Gorgeous Home In Neighborhood Of Fallbrook! Many Wonderful Updates Have Been Made Including Freshly Painted Walls And Newly Installed Carpet. This Is A Perfect Size Home With 4 Bedrooms, Updated Kitchen, Nice Sized Master Closet, A St...

Photo of Listing #13883012

1125 Sugarberry Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $379,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,316 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Backyard Paradise With Sparkling Pool, Built-in Grill, Lush Landscaping, Palm & Oak Trees. Lovely 4 Bed, 2.5 Bath With Open Concept Kitchen, Living And Breakfast. Large Master Suite With Gas Log Fireplace, Tray Ceiling And Custom Faux Stonework. M...


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Listing information last updated on July 19th, 2018 at 7:47pm CDT.