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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 #13894500

2503 Bountiful Court, Heath, TX - $561,772

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,299 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Mls# 13894500 - Built By Castlerock Communities - July Completion! ~ Resort Style Living In Heath Golf & Yacht Club, Offers A Private 27 Hole Golf Course, Club House With Fitness Center, Tennis, Pool, Walk & Bike Trails, & Boat Slips. This 2 Stor...

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126 Yorkshire Drive, Heath, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,023 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous Custom Home Located In Desirable Stoneleigh In Heath. This Home Has Been Well Maintained. The Perfectly Landscaped Front Yard Welcomes You To The Front Door. Rich Wood Floors Through Out. Separate Office With Built Ins & French Doors. F...

Photo of Listing #13893337

14 Wimbledon Court, Heath, TX - $539,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,910 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous Custom Home Located In Buffalo Creek Golf And Tennis Club . 2 Story Home With 3 Car Garage, Master And Guest Bedroom With 2 Bathroom And Half Bath Downstairs, Plus Dining Room And Office , Kitchen And Family Room And Nook All Open. 2 Bedr...

Photo of Listing #13893176

2207 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $639,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5,027 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Two Story Custom In The Resort Style Community Of Buffalo Creek! This 4 Bed, 4.1 Bath, 3 Car Garage Home Is Perfect For Growing Families Looking For Room! Tons Of Custom Touches Can Be Seen In Trim Work, Built Ins, Plantation Shttrs, Wine Rm, Etc....

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500 Heathland Crossing, Heath, TX - $534,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,969 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Only 8 Miles From George Bush Freeway, This Incredible Custom Built Texas Hill Country Style Home That Exudes Charm & Is Complete With Veranda Style Covered Porch Is Located On Almost An Acre Lot In One Of Heath’s Premier Subdivisions Just Moments...

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2404 Trinity Court, Heath, TX - $749,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,278 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Incredible, Meticulously Maintained, Beautifully Detailed, Move In Ready Custom Brick Home W-gorgeous Pool-spa, Large Fenced Bkyd, Oversized 3 Car Garage, Guest Qrts-cabana W-full Bath, Refreshment Bar, Huge Media Room, Dual Staircases,lrg Gameroo...

Photo of Listing #13891552

1919 Kings Pass, Heath, TX - $649,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,923 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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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 ...

Photo of Listing #13890146

120 Stoneleigh Drive, Heath, TX - $559,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,400 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Absolutely Amazing Floor Plan And Recently Renovated Home. Beautiful Entry With Amazing High Ceilings And Wonderfully Appointed Fireplace. Oversized Master Bedroom And Gorgeous Bath. Beautiful Custom Pool W-stone Waterfalls & Hot Tub, 2 Outdoor P...

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629 Country Club Drive, Heath, TX - $749,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,957 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Perfectly Situated On 15th Green In Buffalo Creek. Incredible Home Offers Recent Upgrades & Beautiful Finishes Incl Granite Counters, Fresh Paint, Wood Flooring, Upgraded Lighting. Well-equipped Kitchen W- Built-in Refrigerator, Gas Ct, Ss Double ...

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502 Cove Ridge Road W, Heath, TX - $499,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,300 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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This Home Is Setup To Be Not Only An Entertainers Dream But A Kids Dream. Situated On A Perfect Lot In Cove Ridge With Direct Access To The Lake. Charming Entry With Gorgeous Iron Staircase, Dining And Study. Chefs Kitchen Featuring Classic Cabine...

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513 Shadow Wood Lane, Heath, TX - $669,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,420 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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New-built 1 Story Contemporary Custom Home In The Exclusive Community Of Heath Crossing. Stunning Landscape, Stone Elevation W Iron Glass Door Lead To The Bright Open Plan Showcasing Dining Integrated W Kitchen & Living, Featuring Wall Stone Firep...

328 Chatham Place, Heath, TX - $649,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,214 SQFT
  • 24 DAYS
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Must See This Nearly Completed Modern Hill Country Open Design Custom Home. 2 Story Home With 2 Bedrooms Upstairs And A Loft. This Home Has A Open Concept And Comparable Finish Out, Vaulted Ceiling With Spectacular Ceiling Treatments Throughout,...

1736 Canal Street, Heath, TX - $599,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,760 SQFT
  • 27 DAYS
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Fabulous Custom Home In Heath Golf & Yacht Club.beautiful Lot Overlooks Pond+greenbelt.stone Arch Hi-lites Oversized Front Porch.wood Floors In Study,dining,family Room+kitchen.oversized Study For Home Office.large Open Dining Room-perfect For Ent...

Photo of Listing #13870682

225 Blue Heron Lane, Heath, TX - $749,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,357 SQFT
  • 30 DAYS
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Panoramic Views Of Lake Ray Hubbard From This Exquisite 4br With Study Custom Home In Gated Shepherds Highlands. Handscraped Wood Floors At Entry Leads To Spacious Study With Coffered Ceiling, Dining Rm With Dry Bar & Formal Living With Fp. Large ...


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Listing information last updated on July 19th, 2018 at 7:32pm CDT.