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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
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||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.
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
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.
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.
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.
1003 Native Trail, Heath, TX - $635,000
149 Yorkshire Drive, Heath, TX - $634,900
336 Mariah Bay Drive, Heath, TX - $574,900
7 Raven Circle, Heath, TX - $557,999
2369 Ambassador Court, Heath, TX - $485,000
3 Signature Court, Heath, TX - $649,900
225 Blue Heron Lane, Heath, TX - $699,900
260 Myers Road, Heath, TX - $615,000
550 Mcdonald Road, Heath, TX - $499,900
816 Country Club Drive, Heath, TX - $550,000
2318 Clover Court, Heath, TX - $479,990
2460 N Fm 740, Heath, TX - $650,000
608 Calvin Drive, Heath, TX - $559,000
537 Bay Court, Heath, TX - $479,900
1919 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $668,000
More about living in Heath
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Listing information last updated on November 17th, 2018 at 2:30am CST.