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Living In Heath TX


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Heath and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Heath in 2018 is like. Heath livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Heath 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 Heath.


Heath livability factors


2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 32

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

  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 87.4%
  2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 6.4
  2017 median home sale price: $504,500
  2016 residences owner occupied: 97.1%
  2016 median household income: $150,319
  2016 population: 8,440
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 9.7%


Heath has the highest percentage of owner occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs and the twelfth lowest overall crime rate. Heath's prevailing tax rate also is in the bottom quartile of property tax rates in the Dallas area. Some of the ways Heath is different from and similar to other DFW area cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Heath is located in southwest Rockwall County, approximately 25 miles east of downtown Dallas and 56 miles east of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Heath's proximity to downtown Dallas and the north Dallas business center is likely to make Heath residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

All school age children who reside in Heath are eligible to attend Rockwall ISD schools

More information about how student performance at the schools attended by Heath students compares with other DFW area schools is available on these best DFW school districts, best DFW high schools, best DFW middle schools and best DFW elementary schools pages.


Recent home sales

On average, prices of Heath MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased by 7.0 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $504,500 ... home prices generally ranged from about $200,000 to $1.4 million ... average size of houses sold was 3,970 square feet, average square foot price was $141.74 and average house age was 16.9 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 73 days on market


Commutes

Approximately 25 miles and 28 minutes drive time without traffic from central Heath to downtown Dallas ... 31 miles and 30 minutes to north Dallas business center

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.

Demographics

2016 estimated population 8,440 ... population density 813 residents per square mile ... 2016 annual median household income $150,319 ... 97.1 percent of Heath residential real estate units owner occupied

Additional demographic information about Heath and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.

Property taxes

Heath real estate property tax rate for 2017 range is 2.21 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.

 

Moderately priced homes for sale in Heath

Key to understanding what living in Heath is like is knowing about Heath housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Heath single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Heath single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Heath 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 #13974055

1003 Native Trail, Heath, TX - $635,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,100 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous Home W- Pool & Guest House-cabana! Beautifully Appointed W- Plantation Shutters, Crown Molding, Granite Counters & Vaulted Ceilings. Entry Adorned W- Formal Living & Dining Areas Plus Study. Kitchen Offers Leathered Granite Center Island,...

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149 Yorkshire Drive, Heath, TX - $634,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,730 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Only 10 Miles From George Bush Freeway, This Incredible Custom Built, Stone-brick Home W-welcoming Porch & Lush Landscaping On Huge Acre Plus Lot Is Located In Prestigious Subdivision Near Beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard, Great Schools, Shopping & Rest...

336 Mariah Bay Drive, Heath, TX - $574,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,014 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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Wonderfully Remodeled Custom In Beautiful Mariah Bay In Heath With Mature Trees On An Oversized Home-site. 4 Separate Living Areas Include The Family Rm W-fp, Den W-fp, Large Enclosed Sun Room Plus Upstairs Game Room. Master & Two Secondary Bedroo...

7 Raven Circle, Heath, TX - $557,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,283 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Savvy Contemporary One Story On A Large Cul De Sac Lot In Heath. Only 27 Miles E Of Downtown Dallas. Features Include Wood Beams In The Family Room, Concrete Floors, Stone Fire Place, Trendy Built Ins & Plantation Shutters. Kitchen Showcases An Ov...

2369 Ambassador Court, Heath, TX - $485,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,457 SQFT
  • 17 DAYS
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Mls# 13964165 - Built By Dunhill Homes - December Completion! ~ The Autumn Plan Is Beautifully Designed With Spacious Rooms And An Open, Flowing Layout That Is Perfect For Entertaining Or Relaxing With Family.. Featuring A Large Open Kitchen With ...

3 Signature Court, Heath, TX - $649,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,358 SQFT
  • 17 DAYS
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Luxurious Home In Buffalo Creek Offers Elegant Touches Throughout Including Crown Molding, Arched Entries, Wood Floors, Plantation Shutters And Wide Baseboards. Kitchen Has Stainless Steel Appliances, Island, Double Oven, Wine Grotto With Wet Bar ...

Photo of Listing #13962054

225 Blue Heron Lane, Heath, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,357 SQFT
  • 20 DAYS
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Impressive Views Of Lake Ray Hubbard And Lush Private Backyard With Pool, Large Covered Patio And Fireplace With Hearth. Master & 2nd Bedroom Down, Posh Pool Bath. Formals And Warm Den With Views To The Ponds, Forest And Pool. Three Fireplaces, Wi...

260 Myers Road, Heath, TX - $615,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,439 SQFT
  • 21 DAYS
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Lots Of Space, Total Solitude, Peaceful Living, Security Never An Issue. Coffee On The Front Porch For Sunrise. The Beverage Of Your Choice On The Back Porch For Fantastic Sunsets! Nice Mid-size Home, Very Well Maintained, Lots Of Loving Memories ...

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550 Mcdonald Road, Heath, TX - $499,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,891 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Quality Custom Home On Acreage In Estate Area, Minutes From Schools & Shopping. Short Commute To Dallas. Inviting Front & Back Covered Porches With Countryside Views. Main Living Area Features Stone Fireplace & Many Built-ins & Overlooks Sparkling...

816 Country Club Drive, Heath, TX - $550,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,163 SQFT
  • 23 DAYS
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Impeccably Updated Traditional In Esteemed Buffalo Creek. Move-in Ready With Many Tasteful Finishes Including Wood Flooring, Crown Molding And Decorative Lighting. Gracious Two Story Entry Is Flanked By The Study, Formal Living And Dining Areas. F...

Photo of Listing #13960227

2318 Clover Court, Heath, TX - $479,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,040 SQFT
  • 23 DAYS
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Gorgeous New Single-story Gehan Home Nestled In The Beautiful Heath Golf & Yacht Club With Est. February 2019 Completion! **please Stop By The Model Home Located At 2207 Brooks Trail To View This Home!** Beautiful Cardinal Plan Offers 3040 Sqft Of...

2460 N Fm 740, Heath, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,742 SQFT
  • 37 DAYS
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One Of A Kind, Charming Heath Home On Almost Half An Acre! This 100+ Year Old, 3 Bedrm, 3 Bath Home Is A Must See! As One Of The First Methodist Churches In Rockwall County, There's Still So Much Charm On Display! Great Curb Appeal Gives Way To A ...

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608 Calvin Drive, Heath, TX - $559,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,263 SQFT
  • 48 DAYS
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Rare Like-new Stone-brick Home On Palatial 1-acre Lot In Sought After Heath, 30-mins From Dallas Near Lake Ray Hubbard, I-30 & Top Area Schools. Beautifully Designed Home Features Nail-down Hardwoods, Gourmet Kitchen-ss Appliances, Granite Eat-in ...

Photo of Listing #13942542

537 Bay Court, Heath, TX - $479,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,280 SQFT
  • 51 DAYS
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Gorgeous Custom Home On A Large Culdesac Lot With Lake Views And An Incredible Pool + Spa In The Mariah Bay Neighborhood. Huge Upper & Lower Decks And A Large Lawn Make For Great Entertaining Spaces. Views Galore From The Master Suite And Private ...

1919 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $668,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,923 SQFT
  • 57 DAYS
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Grand Master Estate In Buffalo Creek Country Club Golf Course Community! Beautiful Romanesque Exterior Enhanced By Lush Landscape & Lighting. Wow Your Guests In The Magnificent Foyer, Sweeping Staircase, Crown Moldings + Exquisite Architectural De...


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Listing information last updated on November 17th, 2018 at 2:30am CST.