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Living In Little Elm TX


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Little Elm and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Little Elm in 2018 is like. Little Elm livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Little Elm 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 Little Elm.


Little Elm livability factors


2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 37

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  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 81.7%
  2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 10.6
  2017 median home sale price: $260,000
  2016 residences owner occupied: 75.3%
  2016 median household income: $87,933
  2016 population: 42,504
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 32.0%


Little Elm has experienced the third fastest population growth rate in the Dallas Fort Worth area over the past three years. It also has the twenty-foutth lowest overall crime rate. Some of the ways Little Elm is different from and similar to other Dallas area cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Little Elm is located in central west Denton County, approximately 36 miles north of downtown Dallas and 48 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Little Elm's proximity to DFW International Airport and both the Las Colinas and north Dallas business centers is likely to make Little Elm residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

Most school age children who reside in Little Elm are eligible to attend Little Elm ISD schools ... the attendance boundaries of Frisco ISD and Lewisville ISD also extend into Little Elm

More information about how student performance at the schools attended by Little Elm 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 Little Elm MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased by 23.1 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $260,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $80,000 to $1 million ... average size of houses sold was 2,340 square feet, average square foot price was $117.84 and average house age was 10.2 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 29 days on market


Commutes

Approximately 15 miles and 20 minutes drive time without traffic from central Little Elm to Legacy business center ... 26 miles and 34 minutes to DFW International Airport ... 27 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 42,504 ... population density 2,315 residents per square mile ... fourth fastest-growing city/town in DFW area, 32.0 percent population increase between 2010 - 2016 ... 2016 annual median household income $87,933 ... 75.3 percent of Little Elm residential real estate units owner occupied

Additional demographic information about Little Elm and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.

Property taxes

Students living in Little Elm attend schools operated by three separate school districts. Since these entities have different tax rates, Little Elm real estate property tax rates for 2017 range from 2.30 percent to 2.44 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 Little Elm

Key to understanding what living in Little Elm is like is knowing about Little Elm housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Little Elm single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Little Elm single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Little Elm 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 #13821469

2417 Michelle Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $279,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,268 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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One And A Half Story D.r. Horton Home In Paloma Creek With All Bedroom’s Downstairs. Enjoy An Open Floor Plan. Kitchen With Island Opens To A Generous Size Living Room And Cozy Fireplace. Has A Secluded Front Office. Upstairs Living Area Can Be A ...

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9501 Lonesome Dove Drive, Little Elm, TX - $260,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,680 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Imagine Living Close To Lewisville Lake On 2.15 Acres? Bring Your Decorating Ideas Or New Build Plan. High Growth In Area. Some Updates Needed But

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2433 Yuma Drive, Little Elm, TX - $289,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,155 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Open And Bright With Vaulted Ceilings, Spacious Family Room Open To Kitchen Fit For The Modern Chef With Granite, Updated Cabinets, And Of Course, Gas Range, Large Island And A Breakfast Bar, Huge Open Living Dining Area, Beautiful Fireplace With ...

Photo of Listing #13823073

2584 Largo Lane, Little Elm, TX - $325,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,299 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Unbelievable Views Out Of Every West Facing Window And The Covered Patio. An Outstanding One Story Highland Home With One Of A Kind Views Of The Greenbelt Backed Up By Army Corp Of Engineers Land. Features And Upgrades Throughout: 4 Bedrooms, 2 A...

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804 Green Coral Drive, Little Elm, TX - $299,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,714 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Beautiful, Well Maintained 4 Bedroom, 2 Full And 1 Half Bath, 2 Living Areas, And Media Room. Upgraded Floors, Granite, Stainless Appliances And Many Others. Great Home For Entertaining And A Growing Family. Easy Access To Shopping, Entertainme...

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1713 Spoonbill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $333,731

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,201 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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**please Stop By The Model Home Located At 1601 Flamingo Drive To View This Home!** Brand New Single-story Gehan Home With Est August Completion Exhibits The Juniper Plan, Offering 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Study, And 2-car Garage! Gourmet Island ...

Photo of Listing #13822109

1713 Megan Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $270,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,960 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Better Than New And Move-in Ready. Built In 2015, Well Maintained And Loved One-story In Sought After Paloma Creek. Spacious Open Floor Plan With Beautiful Kitchen That Includes Birch Cabinetry And Granite Counters Connects To Large Family Room Wi...

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2381 Ranchview Drive, Little Elm, TX - $344,300

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,912 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Barely Lived In Landon Home With A Great Floorplan. This Home Features 4 Bedrooms Plus A Study. Two Large Living Areas, Beautiful Formal Dining And Extra Large And Sunny Breakfast Area. The Foundation Has Been Repaired With A Lifetime Warranty A...

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909 Lovebird Lane, Little Elm, TX - $305,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,978 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Aston Woods Beauty Built In 2011. Home Has An Open Floor Plan With Easy Flow. Spacious Bedrooms With Walk-in Closets And Updated Paint Colors. Backyard Is The Perfect Size With A Covered Patio And Large Grass Area. Texas Sized Master On First Floo...

Photo of Listing #13821623

1824 Abby Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $310,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,512 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Gorgeous Home On A Greenbelt With Lots Of Upgrades. This 3bed 3bath Offers A Private Backyard With Patio Covered For Entertainment, 8ft Front Door & Media Room Wired To Sound System. The Bright Family Room Has Vaulted Ceilings, Stone Floor-ceiling...

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2424 Trailview Drive, Little Elm, TX - $329,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,365 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Custom, Custom,custom! Immaculate One Owner Completely Remodeled 4 Bed 3 Full Bath, With Study And Dining In Eldorado Estates! This Home Has Everything! 3 Bedrooms And Study Down With A Mother-in-law Suite Or Secondary Master Up. Upon Drive Up You...

Photo of Listing #13822467

2329 Basswood Drive, Little Elm, TX - $260,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,611 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Gorgeous And Updated, Two-story Home In Little Elm Isd. The Interior Of The Home Features A Light And Bright Floorplan, High Ceilings, Laminate Wood & Tile Floors Throughout With A Fireplace In The Living Room. A Gourmet Kitchen Features A Walk-in...

Photo of Listing #13821999

2013 Lake Moss Lane, Little Elm, TX - $319,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,365 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Spacious 5 Bedroom Home With Huge Secondary Bedrooms & Media Room On Second Floor! Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 3426

Photo of Listing #13821777

2220 Gregory Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $277,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,794 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Superb Landscaping With Stone, Brick & New Trees! 3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Car Garage W'formal Dining & Study! Island Kitchen W'granite Counters, Gas Cooking, Maytag Stainless Quiet Dwasher, Tile Floors & Backsplash. Living Room W'floor To Ceili...

Photo of Listing #13822309

432 Longshore Drive, Little Elm, TX - $264,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 1,880 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Well Maintained 4 Bed Room, 2.5 Bath. 500 Ft Walking Distant To The Lake From The Back Yard! Open Floor Plan From Kitchen To Living Area, With Fireplace Separating Formal Dining And Living Area. Tile Floor Throughout First Floor. Beautiful Lake Vi...


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Listing information last updated on April 23rd, 2018 at 12:17pm CDT.