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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 #13952867

804 Lake Hollow Drive, Little Elm, TX - $270,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,492 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Fantastic 2,568 Square Foot Home Featuring 2 Stories, 4 Bedrooms, And 2.5 Baths. Downstairs Find A Study, Living Room, Large Kitchen With Eat In Dining, Laundry Room, And Half Bath, And Master Suite. Upstairs Features A Large Game Room, 3 Addition...

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2601 Castle Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $340,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,401 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Gorgeous Home In Paloma Creek Planned Community. Home Offers 3,401 Sqft. Of Open Floor Plan. Arched Entries Open Into The Formal Living And Dining Space With An Elegant Recessed Ceiling. Large Kitchen With Eat-in Area Plus A Breakfast Bar! Kitc...

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1716 Yellowthroat Drive, Little Elm, TX - $335,573

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,011 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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**for Open Houses Or Showings, Please Stop By The Model Home Located At 1601 Flamingo Drive!** Brand New Single-story Gehan Home With Est. December Completion Exhibits The Palm Plan, Offering 10ft Ceilings And 2011 Sqft Of Living Space Spanning 4 ...

Photo of Listing #13953228

1304 Warbler Drive, Little Elm, TX - $335,516

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,765 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Mls# 13953228 - Built By Highland Homes - October Completion! ~ Room For Everyone! East Facing Home W Master And Second Bedroom Down, Two Bedrooms Up. Wood Floors, 42 White Cabinets, Quartz Counter Tops, Glass Tile Kitchen Backsplash, Stainless Ap...

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2653 Redcedar Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,703 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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For Sale Or Lease! This Spacious And Inviting Plan With Extensive Wood Floors, Custom Paint And Updated Fixtures. A Bright Roomy Kitchen Offers Corian Countertops, Built-in Microwave, Full Size Pantry & Breakfast Bar Overlooking A Family Room Wit...

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509 Longshore Drive, Little Elm, TX - $258,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,417 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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New To The Market! This Home Feature 3 Beds And 2.5 Baths With Master And Game Room On The Second Floor. Home Is Just Minutes Away From Lakeside Hiking Trails And Lake Access. The Large Backyard Back Opens Up To The Tree Line With No Neighbors. Ho...

Photo of Listing #13951960

2109 Lake Hawthorne Trail, Little Elm, TX - $299,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,436 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Great Open 1.5 Story Plan With A Second Master Bedroom Upstairs And Gameroom , Large Kitchen With Island , Total Of 3 Full Bath And Bedrooms Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 4612

Photo of Listing #13934189

1426 Sparrow Drive, Little Elm, TX - $260,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,998 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Charming 4 Bedroom 2.1 Bath Home Located In Desirable Master Planned Community Of Paloma Creek South. Located Just West Of Dnt On 380,(hottest New Growth Corridor!) Situated On A Beautifully Landscaped Lot, This Home Has Great Curb Appeal! Kitchen...

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820 Hummingbird Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,883 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Charming 1-story With Brick & Stone Front And Huge Backyard! Open Concept Floorplan With Gorgeous Wood Floors In Living Area, Dining Room, Entry & Master Bedroom. This Beautiful Home Features Archways Throughout With 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths & Bon...

Photo of Listing #13924849

1001 Mist Flower Drive, Little Elm, TX - $335,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,596 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Awesome Combo Of North Facing With Exemplary Frisco Isd Home! The Open Floor Plan Encompasses 3 Spacious Bedrooms With Plenty Of Room For Storage, 2.5 Luxurious Bathrooms+ Soaring Ceilings All The Way From Foyer Thru Family Room+ Wood Like Ceramic...

Photo of Listing #13951729

2409 Dolostone Drive, Little Elm, TX - $270,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,851 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Great Interior Lot, Beautiful Brand New Home. Great Location... Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 223

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1428 Canary Drive, Little Elm, TX - $279,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,120 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Amazing Opportunity! Like New Condition With Numerous Upgrades.plus A Large Screened In Porch (approx 10x16). Updates Include New Carpet W 1 Inch Water Barrier Pad, , Paint Through Out (doors,walls,cabinets, Pantry, Ceilings, & Closets. Hvac Syst...

Photo of Listing #13948108

616 Turnstone Drive, Little Elm, TX - $260,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,720 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Built In 2009, This Little Elm One-story Is Located In A Well-kept Neighborhood And Offers Granite Kitchen Countertops, A Fireplace, And A Two-car Garage. A Community Pool Is Part Of The Paloma Creek Hoa. Home Comes With A 30-day Buyback Guarantee...

Photo of Listing #13950384

813 Jonius Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $295,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,803 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Like New 4-bedroom Home On A Private Lot In A Highly Desired Neighborhood! Light & Bright Open Floorplan Offers Versatility With Formal Living, Formal Dining Or Optional Study On 1st. Large Family Room Opens To The Upgraded Island Kitchen Boasting...

Photo of Listing #13948119

913 Bird Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $264,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,656 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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Are You Looking For A Newer Home With All The Bells And Whistles At A Fantastic Price With A Spacious Yard For The Children And Pets To Have Plenty Of Room To Play While Located In A Great Neighborhood That Has All The Amenities You Need? Over 12k...


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Listing information last updated on October 15th, 2018 at 7:30am CDT.