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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 2018 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
2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 8
||2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 92.0%
||2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 6.3
||2017 median home sale price: $392,500
||2016 residences owner occupied: 83.3%
||2016 median household income: $122,292
||2016 population: 46,646
||2012 - 2016 population growth: 10.1%
Keller public schools rank thirteenth among 2018 Dallas suburbs with best public schools and one of its principal high schools, Keller High School, ranks ninth among the 2018 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. Keller also has the ninth 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.
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
On average, prices of Keller MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased 14.1 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $392,500 ... home prices generally ranged from about $120,000 to $1.3 million ... average size of houses sold was 3,110 square feet, average square foot price was $139.89 and average house age was 19.3 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 37 days on market
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 ... 2016 annual median household income $122,292 ... 83.3 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 2017 range from 2.42 percent to 2.56 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.
Cities/towns near Keller
|from Keller |
|North Richland Hills||47||69,798||$231,000||$63,537||8||south|
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.
814 Shasta Lane, Keller, TX - $479,000
1070 Woodford Drive, Keller, TX - $599,900
2205 Graystone Court, Keller, TX - $430,000
2816 Flint Trail, Keller, TX - $419,900
304 Elkhorn Trail, Keller, TX - $499,900
216 Tipperary Drive, Keller, TX - $450,000
1517 Bellechase Drive, Keller, TX - $499,900
515 Eagle Trail, Keller, TX - $430,000
1618 Forest Bend Lane, Keller, TX - $550,000
530 Keller Smithfield Road, Keller, TX - $549,900
308 Longview Drive, Keller, TX - $439,995
321 Arrowhead Pass, Keller, TX - $489,900
508 Hidden Meadow Drive, Keller, TX - $550,000
2007 Bradley Court, Keller, TX - $459,900
309 Silverado Trail, Keller, TX - $509,850
More about living in Keller
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Listing information last updated on September 25th, 2018 at 3:31pm CDT.