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Living In Keller TX
This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Keller and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Keller in 2017 is like. Keller livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Keller 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 Keller.
Keller livability factors
2017 Best Dallas suburbs rank: 11
Keller public schools have the eleventh highest composite STAAR performance index of all Dallas suburbs and one of its principal high schools, Keller High School, ranks thirteenth among the 2017 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. It also has the eighth lowest overall crime rate. Some of the ways Keller is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.
Keller is located in northwest Tarrant County, approximately 32 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 18 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Keller's proximity to DFW International Airport, the Las Colinas business center, and both downtown Dallas and downtown Fort Worth is likely to make Keller residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.
Keller public schools are among the best in the DFW metroplex ... most school age children who reside in Keller are eligible to attend Keller Independent School District schools ... Northwest Independent School District serves three subdivisions located in northeast Keller ... students living in one subdivision attend Carroll ISD schools
Click on this Keller schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all Keller public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this 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 Keller are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.
A big reason living in Keller is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this Keller 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
Compared to previous year sales, on average, prices of $390,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $150,000 to $1.0 million ... average house size 3,160 square feet, average price per square foot $137.60 and average house age 18.8 years ... houses sold averaged 42 days on market ... 1.6 months average supply of homes listed for sale during month of April
Keller new home construction
There currently is a relatively limited amount of new home construction occurring in Keller. Click on this new construction homes link to see all new Keller homes that currently are listed for sale. Shown below are some of the neighborhoods in which these new homes are being built. Links to neighborhood profiles for some of the subdivisions in which these new homes are being built are provided below. If you thinking about buying a new construction home in Keller, you may want to carefully consider the guidance about builder quality provided on this DFW best home builders page.
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." If you are thinking about buying a new construction home in Prosper, you may want to carefully consider the guidance about builder quality provided on this DFW best home builders page.
One of the outstanding things about living in Keller is its exceptional community amenities.
Approximately 18 miles and 27 minutes drive time without traffic from central Keller to downtown Fort Worth ... 16 miles and 24 minutes to DFW International Airport passenger terminals ... 22 miles and 27 minutes to the Las Colinas business center ... 32 miles and 39 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
2016 estimated population 46,646 ... population density 2,526 residents per square mile ... 2015 annual median household income $144,266 ... 84.0 percent of Keller residential real estate units owner occupied
Additional demographic information about Keller and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.
Students living in Keller attend schools operated by three separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, Keller real estate property tax rates for 2016 range from 2.45 percent to 2.58 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2016 property tax rates for other DFW cities and towns, are available by clicking on this DFW property tax rates link.
Cities/towns near Keller
|from Keller |
|Colleyville||14||25,487||$520,000 ||$151,169 ||8||southeast|
|North Richland Hills||49||69,204||$207,000 ||$62,927 ||8||south|
|Roanoke||48||7,400||$294,000 ||$61,010 ||7||north|
|Southlake||1||29,941||$650,000 ||$170,742 ||6||east|
|Trophy Club||4||11,759||$420,000 ||$127,391 ||11||northeast|
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 Keller
Key to understanding what living in Keller is like is knowing about Keller housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Keller single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Keller single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Keller 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.
601 Valle Vista Court, Keller, TX - $475,000
924 Williamsburg Lane, Keller, TX - $580,000
568 Still Meadow Drive, Keller, TX - $549,900
1942 Lewis Crossing Drive, Keller, TX - $430,000
1504 Stanton Court, Keller, TX - $491,000
2125 Crimson Lane, Keller, TX - $489,900
2210 N Pearson Lane, Keller, TX - $484,900
2105 Creekvista Drive, Keller, TX - $535,000
1725 Adalina Drive, Keller, TX - $550,000
224 Tipperary Drive, Keller, TX - $448,000
1039 Bradford Court, Keller, TX - $570,000
1740 Lewis Crossing Drive, Keller, TX - $475,000
2116 Alma Drive, Keller, TX - $423,750
719 Richmond Lane, Keller, TX - $415,000
1737 Adalina Drive, Keller, TX - $528,000
More about living in Keller
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Listing information last updated on August 16th, 2017 at 2:31pm CDT.