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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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1919 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $699,995

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,923 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Golf Course Community! Grand Master Buffalo Creek Country Club! Beautiful Romanesque Exterior Enhanced By Lush Landscape & Lighting. Guests Will Marvel As They Enter Magnificent Parquet Foyer W-gorgeous Sweeping Staircase! Exquisite Architectural ...

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2450 Berry Court, Heath, TX - $540,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.1 Baths
  • 4,267 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Stunning 5 Bedroom Home On Prime Golf Course Lot In Heath Golf And Yacht Club. This One Year Old Home Sits On Over A Half Acre With Breathing Taking Views Of Golf Greens With Dallas Skyline In The Distance. Truly One Of The Best Lots On The Future...

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500 Heathland Crossing, Heath, TX - $534,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,969 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Nestled On A .75 Acre Lot In An Exclusive Neighborhood In Heath And Only 24 Miles East Of Downtown Dallas.this Property Offers The Serene Feel Of The Country,yet Grants You The Luxury Of Walking To The Local Pharmacy Or Riding A Bike To The Harbor...

2412 Stevens Road, Heath, TX - $715,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,049 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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Estate Living On 5 Acres With Shared 10+ Acre Stocked, Private Lake. Glorious Custom Home Uniquely Designed With Luxury In Mind. Majestic 20-foot Entry Leads To Open Concept Family, Kitchen, Breakfast Rooms As The Focal Point Of This Home. French ...

148 Country Club Drive, Heath, TX - $669,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,032 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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Lovely Executive Style Home In Buffalo Creek. This Five Bedroom Home Has Plenty Of Room Including Media, Game Room And Two Additional Living Areas. Featuring Golf Course Lot And Balcony Upstairs With Wonderful View. Grand Entry Into Formal Dining ...

5 Peregrine Circle, Heath, TX - $715,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,349 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Custom Built 4 Bedroom, 3 Full Baths, 2 Powder Baths, Game And Media Room And Pool! Gorgeous Hand Scraped Hardwood Floors Throughout, Master Bedroom And Guest Suite On First Floor. Beautiful Backyard Oasis With Pool And Outdoor Kitchen Overlooking...

Photo of Listing #13841267

4 Wiltshire Court, Heath, TX - $665,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 4,113 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Seller's Just Purchased New Home, Very Motivated. 4bed 3bath In Stoneleigh. Grand Entry With Soaring Ceilings, Winding Staircase, 10ft Ceilings With 8ft Solid Core Doors. Fine Attention To Detail Is Evident With Sophisticated Living Spaces Accentu...

2201 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $584,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 3,855 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Oversized Corner Lot With Sparkling Pool And Lots Yard Left For Grass And Fun! You Will Love The Privacy Of The Back Yard And The Drive Up Appeal Of This Home Will Wow You! Beautifully Landscaped With Circle Drive Makes Parking A Breeze For Guests...

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20 Center Court, Heath, TX - $499,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,675 SQFT
  • 20 DAYS
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Stunning Home In Sought After Heath Schools With Plenty Of Room! Plenty Of Living And Entertaining Areas With A Large Formal Dining Room, Breakfast Room, Family Room, Game Room, Media Room And Study. This Wonderfully Designed Home Also Boasts 5 Sp...

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2207 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5,027 SQFT
  • 21 DAYS
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Outstanding Luxury Home W Security Gate In Prestigious Buffalo Creek Golf Club. The Most Gorgeous Designer Kitchen, Wood Custom Cabinetry, Large Island, Precision Details, Ss Appliances & Nearby Walk-in Pantry. Wood Floors. Spacious Living Room Ce...

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550 Mcdonald Road, Heath, TX - $605,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,813 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Custom Home On Two Acres. Four Large Bedrooms, Each With Private Baths With An Additional Half Bath Near Kitchen. This Open Floor Plan Is Accented With Oak Crown Molding, Built-in Oak Book Shelves, Beautiful Wood Floors, Impressive Gas Fireplace ...

512 Cove Ridge Road W, Heath, TX - $515,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 3,679 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Beautiful 1.5 Story In The Desirable Area Of Heath And Sought After Rockwall Isd! This Home Is In The Cove Ridge Estates Subdivision. Partial Views Of Lake Ray Hubbard. Walking Distance To Lake. Gorgeous Pool With Spa And Waterfall. Granite C...

3 Signature Court, Heath, TX - $725,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,358 SQFT
  • 23 DAYS
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This European Inspired Manor Is Spectacular! In A Housing Market That Can Feel Flooded With Less Than Impressive Homes For Sale, 3 Signature Court Is A Welcomed Opportunity To Own A True Custom Home On More Than A Third Of An Acre Golf Course Lot...

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169 Falcon Point Drive, Heath, TX - $685,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,194 SQFT
  • 23 DAYS
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Drive Up To This Gorgeous Custom Home On A Oversized Corner Lot With Beautful Trees And A Small Creek Running Through Surrounded By A Rod Iron Fence. Enter Into A Large Foyer With High Ceiling And Curving Stairway. Master Bedroom Has A 10x7 Sittin...

4 Cheshire Court, Heath, TX - $649,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,937 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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Only 10 Miles From George Bush Freeway, This Gorgeous, Meticulously Maintained Custom Stone & Brick Home W- Outdoor Living Area, Summer Kitchen, Pool-spa Is Located On Acre Plus Lot In Premier Neighborhood Near Beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard, Great Sc...


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