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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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Photo of Listing #13849829

4202 Mustang Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $559,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,566 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Heavily Treed, Over-sized, Cul-de-sac Lot In Desirable Bridlewood W Over 60 Trees; Walk To Nearby Bw Elementary; Enter And Notice High Ceilings, Double Staircases W Iron Balusters, Designer Lighting; Tons Of Windows Make This Home Feel 'light & B...

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3400 Glenmoor Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $419,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,726 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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One Owner, Single Family House Built In 1995. Brick Exterior, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Large Office Space, Formal Living & Dining Rooms, Large Family Room, Garden Backyard With Gazebo, Built-in Grill And Hot Tub. Small Greenhouse. Recent Ac Unit ...

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3405 Camden Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $370,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,633 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful Home In The Very Sought Out Subdivision Of Glenwick Estates. Open Floorplan With Lots Of Natural Light. Master Down And 3 More Bedrooms Plus A Game-room Upstairs. Plenty Of Room Inside With A Formal Dining As Well As A Large Eating Sp...

Photo of Listing #13851751

1800 Sumac Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $370,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,212 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Fantastic Location!! This Lovely Traditional Home Is Great For Indoor Or Outdoor Entertaining, Featuring An Inground Pool With Spa, Beautiful Landscaping, Some Grassy Area And An Open Patio. Open Floor Plan Features High Ceilings, An Abundance Of ...

Photo of Listing #13845777

2816 Lake Ville Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $380,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,473 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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The One You Have Been Waiting For! Gorgeous Single Story Drees Home In Highly Sought After Lakeview Estates. Lush Landscape And A Veranda Porch Greet You On Arrival. Bright Open Floor Plan Features 3 Beds, 2 Baths, And A Flex Room Perfect As A Gam...

Photo of Listing #13849733

5708 Sicily Way, Flower Mound, TX - $559,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,251 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful Single Story Home Located In Heart Of Flower Mound. Estancia Estates Offer Special Green Belt Areas For Recreation, Exceptional Schools. 4 Bedrooms + Study With Plenty Of Storage Including 3 Car Garage. Large Laundry Room, Pantry And Mud...

Photo of Listing #13850270

3912 Hidden Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $589,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,628 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous 4 Bed, 4 Bath, Two Story Home On Private Treed Lot!! Entryway Flows Into Living Room With See Through Fireplace And Large Dining Room! Spacious Secondary Living Area With Custom Built In Bookshelf, Opens To Breakfast Room, And Gourmet Isl...

Photo of Listing #13845271

4404 Brenda Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,155 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Lives Like A 1 Story With All Beds Down With 3 Full Baths, 2 Living & 2 Dining. Find 3rd & 4th Living Areas Up With Full Bath. Gourmet Island Kitchen With Stainless Appliances, Gas Cooktop, Granite Counters & Stunning Backsplash. Family Room With ...

Photo of Listing #13850699

4105 Tulane Street, Flower Mound, TX - $499,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,091 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Room For The Everyone To Grow In This Splendid 5 Bedroom 3 Full Baths Plus Powder Room. Located In Flower Mound In The Hillcrest Subdivision. Upgraded Granite Countertops, Ultra Plush New Carpet, And Fresh Paint. Custom Plantation Shutters, Impre...

Photo of Listing #13845800

1517 Harvest Glen Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $410,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,048 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Open House: Saturday, May 26th 11am-1:30pm. This One Shines Like A Model Home! In Stone Hill Farms. The Spacious Master Bedroom Is Downstairs & Features A Luxurious Remodeled Master Bath With Oversized Walkin Shower & Garden Tub! Upstairs Features...

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10871 Smoky Oak Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $550,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,156 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Welcome Home To Your Slice Of Paradise In Canyon Falls. This Floorplan Offers Function & Comfort With An Open Concept Living-kitchen-dining Space. Your Study With French Doors Is The Perfect Home Office. The Gourmet Kitchen Is A Chefs Dream & Cent...

Photo of Listing #13849114

3404 Emerald Cove Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $475,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,218 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Immaculately Maintained & Updated 4 Bed, 4.5 Bath Home In Wellington With Community Pools, Parks, Tennis And Trails. Hand Scraped Wood Floors In Foyer, Kitchen, Dining & Breakfast. Gourmet Island Kitchen With Granite Counters, Stunning Stone Bkspl...

Photo of Listing #13834325

4504 Prestwick Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $575,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,585 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home With A 3 Car Garage In Prestigious Wichta Chase! Enter Into Lovely Wood Floors And Stone Accent Wall And A Study That Can Also Double As A 5th Bedroom. You Will Love The Kitchen With Large Center Island. Boasting Granite ...

Photo of Listing #13848352

6024 Andrews Way, Flower Mound, TX - $429,834

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,115 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Complete August 2018! New Village Builders By Lennar - Active Adult Community (one Person Must Be Age 55+ To Purchase). 2 Bed 2.5 Bath With A Study, Living Room, Fireplace And Covered Patio. Includes Stainless Ge Gas Appliances; Crown Molding Thr...

Photo of Listing #13848374

6028 Andrews Way, Flower Mound, TX - $439,368

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,181 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Complete August 2018! New Village Builders By Lennar - Active Adult Community (at Least One Person Must Be 55+ Years Of Age To Purchase In This Community). 2 Bed 2.5 Bath With A Study, Craft Room & Covered Patio. Includes Stainless Ge Gas Applian...


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Listing information last updated on May 26th, 2018 at 2:45am CDT.