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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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1804 Briaroaks Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $447,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,129 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Motivated Seller!! 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 ...

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2309 Heather Ridge Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $399,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,109 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Location !!! Location !!! Please Come And See This Gorgeous, Well Maintained Home Located In A Quiet Neighborhood Of Flower Mound.this Home Boasts Two Spacious Living Room, Two Dining Room And Spacious Kitchen With Recent Upgrades Of Beautiful Ba...

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3404 Culwell Street, Flower Mound, TX - $415,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,815 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Amazing Find In The Heart Of Flower Mound! Beautifully Designed 4 Bed 3 Bath Home Tucked Away In A Quiet Tree Lined Neighborhood. 2018 Updates Include: Custom Hardwood Floors; Plantation Shutters & Fireplace Surround. All Baths Updated. Roof Repla...

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4613 Walnut Street, Flower Mound, TX - $436,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,228 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Desirable Custom 1-story In The Heart Of Flower Mound. No Hoa! Saltwater Pool With Extended Backyard Patio. Walking Distance To Parks, Elementary School, Dining, And Convenient Access To Running Trails. Hardwood Floors, 17 Inch Tiles, Expansi...

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6013 Crestside Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $399,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,735 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Move-in Ready Ranch In Flower Mound Zoned For Sought-after Lewisville Isd Schools. This Beauty Is A Rare Find, With 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 2 Living And 2 Dining Areas All On One Single Floor. The Family Room Is Open To The Spacious Island Kitchen ...

Photo of Listing #13973446

4221 Addington Place, Flower Mound, TX - $440,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,408 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Established Neighborhood In Highly Sought After Section Of Flower Mound! This Adorable Home Offers A Perfect Blend Of Comfort And Style. Walls Of Windows Provide Excellent Views Of The Diving Pool, Outdoor Living Area And Gorgeous Trees Flanking A...

Photo of Listing #13972627

2312 Waterford Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $449,800

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,093 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Move In Ready Just In Time For The Holidays! This Stunning Bud Bartley Custom Home With A Sparkling Pool-spa Awaits You... Larger Back Yard, One-story & 3 Car Garage. Custom Crown Moldings, Built Ins, Storage Cabinets And Lg. Closets. Study With F...

Photo of Listing #13972588

4409 Ironwood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $580,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,628 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Stunning Open Concept W Sparkling Pool & Spa Backs To The 12th Green! Highly Desirable Bridlewood Golf Community W Your Own Private Timbered View Of The Action. Sweeping Staircase, Rich Hand-scraped Wd Flrs & Impressive Stone Fplc Augment Inviting...

Photo of Listing #13972598

3101 Southmoor Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $535,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,700 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Exquisite Wichita Chase Estate Complete With An Entertainer's Backyard! Top-notch Finishes Include Handscraped Hardwood Floors, Intricate Moldings, Surround Sound Wiring, Plantation Shutters & Wrought Iron Spindled Stairs. The Bright & Open Kitche...

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1512 Twistleaf Road, Flower Mound, TX - $474,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,567 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Perry Homes New Construction Mahogany Front Door. Library With French Doors And Ceramic Tile Floor Set At Entry. Family Room With Ceramic Tile Floor Features A Wall Of Windows And Cast Stone Fireplace. Kitchen Features A Walk-in Pantry, Butler's P...

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4200 Shelby Court, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,281 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated On A Nearly One-third Acre Cul-de-sac Lot In Wellington Of Flower Mound! Oversized 2-car Garage! New 2018 Ac Units, Carpet & Fresh Paint, Plus Newly Sodded Zoysia Grass! The Updated Gourmet Island Kitchen Boasts New Ss Applian...

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2409 Surrey Court, Flower Mound, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,636 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home With A Great Floorplan Near Lake Grapevine! Fresh Neutral Paint 2018! Great Finishes Include An Impressive Iron Door, Plantation Shutters, Intricate Moldings, Arched Doorways & Wood Floors! The Chef's Island Kitchen Boasts...

Photo of Listing #13972535

4955 Gleneagle Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $573,564

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,300 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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New David Weekley Home! Our Popular Westgate Floor Plan. Oversized Lot With Room For A Pool! First Floor Features A Spacious Open Concept With High Family Room Ceilings Adjacent To Kitchen And Dining. The Formal Private Study Has French Doors. The...

Photo of Listing #13961759

129 Caladium Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $530,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,738 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Striking Home Nestled In Quiet Community Of Belle Creek! Beautiful Stone & Brick Elevation On Corner Lot. Bright Family-functional Flrplan. Solid Core Doors, Hardwd Floors, Plantation Shutters, Study Center & Mud Room. Family Rm Features Soaring C...

Photo of Listing #13970844

2316 Dana Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $385,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,753 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Great One Story Home With A True Mother-in-law Suite. This Home Has Three Full Bathrooms, 4 Bedrooms Split Into 3 Zones, And An Open, Airy Feel. The Rooms Are All Spacious, And The Storage Is Amazing. As You Walk Into The Family, Kitchen, Breakfas...


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Listing information last updated on November 17th, 2018 at 2:45am CST.