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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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2620 Lismore Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $490,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,566 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Rare Find In Lewisville Isd. Mature Neighborhood Minutes From Grapevine Lake, Hwy 121, Parks, And Shopping. Don't Miss This Awesome Home With More Than Enough Room To Grow And Make Your Own- On Over Half An Acre. Updated Kitchen With Breakfast Bar...

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3100 Hartford Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $445,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,084 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Beautifully Updated Home Rests On A Large Corner Lot And Shows Like A Model! The Gorgeous Entry Features A Sweeping Staircase And Lovely Living Room And Dining Room. The Family Room Is Open To The Large Kitchen And Breakfast Area. Enjoy The...

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1912 College Parkway, Flower Mound, TX - $375,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,868 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Home Boasts A Beautiful Backyard Oasis With Large Pool And Spa. Home Has 5 Bedrooms. Large Master Downstairs With Sitting Room Area, His & Her Master Closets. 4 Spacious Bedrooms Upstairs. Home Sits On Over Third Of An Acre With Trees & Priva...

Photo of Listing #13939823

5121 Brownstone Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $550,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,674 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Immaculately Maintained Home With A Fabulous Open Floor Plan! Private Backyard Oasis Is A Must See! Covered Patio With Fireplace, Tv, Grill, And Fridge. Diving Pool With Slide And Oversized Spa. This Home Has Four Bedrooms, Three And A Half Ba...

Photo of Listing #13938895

4113 Teaberry Court, Flower Mound, TX - $475,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,166 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home In Amazing Bridlewood Cul-de-sac Neighborhood! New 2018 Roof & Gutters! Top-notch Finishes Include Vaulted Ceilings, Intricate Molding, Fresh Paint & New Carpet! The Chef's Island Kitchen Boasts Granite Countertops, Stainl...

Photo of Listing #13937485

4604 Morningstar Circle, Flower Mound, TX - $419,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,873 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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A Rare Find! Large Corner Lot Home In Highly Sought After Bridlewood! Original Owners! Master+2nd Bdrm Down. This Home Has It All! New Carpet, Paint, Roof, & Gutters (july 2018),new Water Heaters (2017). Beautiful Open Flrplan W Soaring Ceilings...

Photo of Listing #13930582

1212 Baldcypress Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $379,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,730 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Immaculate Two - Story In Stone Creek Subdivision! This Open Floor Plan Exhibits 4 Beds, 3 Full Baths, Formal Dining, Two Living Spaces & A 2 Car Garage! Gorgeous Hardwood Floors, Designer Paint Colors, Bay Windows & Archways Are Just Some Of The ...

Photo of Listing #13939582

5917 Lavon Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $474,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,493 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Greatly Sought After 4 Bedroom With Study, One Story In Lakemont Estates, On A Beautifully Landscaped 0.44 Acre Lot, For Under $500,000! Oversized Back Patio Perfect For Entertaining, While You Enjoy The Beautiful Park Like Backyard, Including A ...

Photo of Listing #13935480

3820 Sunnyview Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $535,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,824 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Nestled On A Heavily Treed, Masterfully Landscaped Lot In A Unique Lake Access Community On One Of The Highest Points In Flower Mound With Awe Inspiring Views Of The Town Below & Lake Beyond. Backyard Paradise With Covered Tiered Decks, Patios, Ba...

Photo of Listing #13935817

1904 Longfellow Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $365,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,523 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Beautiful One Story House With 4 Bed Rooms With 3 Full Bath Rooms That Located In The Chaucer Estates. The Kitchen Has Brand New Double Sinks, Microwave, Oven And Stove. It Has Tumbled Stone, Backsplash Tiles, Granite Counters And Hand Textured ...

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3213 Merrimack Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $519,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,887 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home In The Highly Desired City Of Flower Mound With Sparkling Heated Pool And Spa, Circle Driveway And Abundance Of Mature Trees. Backyard Is Ideal For Entertaining And Includes A Ac Bathhouse And Gym, Flagstone Patio And A Bo...

Photo of Listing #13935015

1905 Longfellow Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $370,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,630 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Gorgeous Remodel (2018) In The Heart Of Flower Mound! You Will Love The Bright & Open Kitchen Boasting New Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Kitchenaid Appliances, A Breakfast Bar & Large Walk-in Pantry! The Spacious Family Room Features Gorgeo...

Photo of Listing #13938357

2813 Saint Andrews Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $395,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,796 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Wonderful Opportunity In The Convenient Location Of Woodlake Estates. This Smart Floor Plan Offers Two Bedrooms And Two Full Baths Down With Two Bedrooms And One Bath Up, Along With Multiple Living And Dining Areas. The Roof Was Replaced In 2017, ...

Photo of Listing #13938494

6120 Whiskerbrush Road, Flower Mound, TX - $445,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,712 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Mls# 13938494 - Built By Ashton Woods Homes - December Completion! ~ Gorgeous New Home With Brick And Stucco Elevation. Elongated Foyer With Study. Gourmet Kitchen With Granite Counter Tops, Eat In Bar Top, Tray Dividers Above The Oven, Pull Out W...

6609 Elderberry Way, Flower Mound, TX - $530,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,634 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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Welcome Home To This Stunning Property Backing To A Treed Greenbelt & Walking-jogging Trail Leading To The Community Pond & Other Amenities! With An Impressive Kitchen Highlighted By A Large Island W Counter Height Seating, Ss Appliance, Gas Cook...


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Listing information last updated on September 25th, 2018 at 4:00pm CDT.