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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 seventh 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 fifth and eleventh among the 2017 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
2014 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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4708 Christopher Court, Flower Mound, TX - $424,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,575 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Handsome Executive Home In The Popular Wellington Estates Subdivision That Attends Coveted Flower Mound Schools! The Well-equipped Island Kitchen Has Beautiful Slate Floors, Granite Counter Tops & A Gas Cook Top That Opens To A Family Room With So...

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2708 Thistlewood Court, Flower Mound, TX - $359,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,451 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath 2,451 Square Foot House With Oversize 2 Car Garage. Lot Size Is 9322 Square Feet. Built In Stainless Steel Smoker-grill In Back Yard. Exterior Is Brick.

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3600 Acton Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $529,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,996 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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In Desirable Neighborhood Only Blocks From Community Pool,park. Gorgeous Home Is Perfect For The Growing Family. Large Rooms, Open Floor Plan, Lots Of Natural Light, On An Oversized Lot. Large Chef’s Kitchen Has Been Remodeled With New Stain...

Photo of Listing #13672557

10905 Smoky Oak Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $575,389

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,293 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Mls# 13672557 - Built By Toll Brothers, Inc. - February Completion! ~ 4 Bedroom 3.5 Baths 3293 Sq. Ft. Three Car Tandem With Gated Front Courtyard Energy Star Home With Wood Floors And Modern Gourmet Kitchen With Quartz Counter Tops. This Home Is...

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2229 Pendleton Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $369,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,096 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Perfected And Completely Remodeled Stunner In Flower Mound! Beautiful Curb Appeal And Perfect Shaded Back Yard With Covered Patio. Upgraded With No Detailed Spared, This Will Be Your New Home! Updates Include: Fresh Paint Inside And Out, Beaut...

Photo of Listing #13668788

2924 Woodpark Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $359,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,416 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Coveted Northshore Neighborhood In South Flower Mound That Offers Park, Pool, Greenbelt And Exemplary Schools. This One Story Needs Updating But Boasts A Corner Lot With A .31 Backyard, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Formal Dining And A Private Office...

Photo of Listing #13671168

2013 Elm Creek Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $350,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,266 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Hard To Find One Story Located In A Sought After Neighborhood In The Heart Of Flower Mound. Handsome Study Off The Foyer With Custom Builtins & Beautiful Waffle Design Ceiling. The Formal Dining Can Accommodate Large Furniture & Has A Gorgeous T...

Photo of Listing #13667896

2820 Northshore Boulevard, Flower Mound, TX - $430,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,573 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Cutouts, Tiered Landings & Split Staircase W Overlooks Create A Dramatic Flowing Floor Plan! Find Wood Floors & Walkways + Just Instld Carpeting-stairs & Up(2017). Bay Windows Tower Over Frml Living. Fr Drs Open To Study W Blt-in Bookshelves. Fplc...

Photo of Listing #13667975

3401 Piney Point Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $441,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,274 SQFT
  • 6 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 #13669312

4201 Sharondale Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $416,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,796 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Located On Corner Lot In Sought After Wellington, This Home Features Open Concept Living With Plenty Of Natural Light And Room For Entertaining. Extensive Hardwoods Throughout The First Floor Including Master. Spacious Kitchen Has Granite Counters...

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2616 Rembert Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $565,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,380 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Wow, Recently Built Home W Contemporary Amenities On Premium Lot W Greenbelt View! Fresh Paint, Hardwoods, Media Wiring + Granite Tops In Open Concept. Enjoy Walk-around Conveniences Without The Congestion Incl Theatre, Restaurants, Fitness & Spa ...

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3608 Lofty Pines Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $420,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,027 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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This Beautiful Home Has Been Completely Renovated To Add All The Bells And Whistles. Is Sits On A Large Oversized Corner Lot In A Very Sought After Flower Mound Neighborhood. We Are Close To The Some Of The Best Schools In The Area, Farmers Mark...

Photo of Listing #13668102

2505 Russwood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,004 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Over Third Acre Corner Lot With A Backyard Oasis! Fall In Love The Moment You Walk As Stunning Hardwood Floors Lead You Into The Open Floorplan. Prepare Meals In The Kitchen, Featuring Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, An Extra Larg...

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2201 Lockesley Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $395,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,213 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Backyard Oasis! From The Hardwood Floors To The Stunning Plantation Shutters, This Home Has It All! Prepare Meals In This Chef's Kitchen, Offering Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances & A Gas Cooktop, While Effortlessly Entertaining Gue...

4421 Broadway Avenue, Flower Mound, TX - $469,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,543 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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This Beautiful Megatel Homes Hartford Plan Features A Quaint Front Porch With Walk Out French Doors From The Dining Room. This Home Includes A Custom Made Wine Cellar With Iron Door And Hand Scraped Hardwood Floors, Jetted Master Tub, Gourmet Kitc...


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Listing information last updated on August 16th, 2017 at 2:31pm CDT.