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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.

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417 Bluefinch Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,613 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Why Wait To Build!!! This 4 Bedroom 2.1 Bath Home Is Located In Desirable Paloma Creek Sub. Located Just West Of Dnt On 380, Situated On A Beautifully Landscaped Lot, This Home Has Great Curb Appeal! Features Are Wood Floors Done In 2015, Up Grad...

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208 Lighthouse Way, Little Elm, TX - $279,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,765 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Well Maintained 4 Bedroom 2 Bath Home On Lake Front Subdivision In Little Elm. Beautiful Home Located On Nearly A Half An Acre Cul De Sac Lot In Cottonwood Point. Brand New Paint, Carpet, And Tile. Kitchen Open To Large Living Area With Fireplac...

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720 Cypress Hill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $339,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,659 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Completed 2015 Beautiful Well Maintained Home In Sought After Frisco Isd. Open Concept And Eat-in Kitchen Great For Entertaining. Soaring Ceilings Throughout The House With Upstairs Landing That Looks Over The Living Room And Fireplace. Arched Doo...

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921 Horizon Ridge Circle, Little Elm, TX - $270,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,170 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Absolutely The Best House In The Neighborhood With The Unique Features:flooring Warranty, Preventive Pest Control! Almost Everything Is Newer Refreshed Recently: Granite Counters, New Roof (may 2018). High Quality Backsplash. Almost All Flooring I...

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1201 Meadowlark Drive, Little Elm, TX - $269,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,516 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Warm And Inviting Two Story Home With Charming Front Porch. Spacious Living Room Is Open To The Kitchen And Boasts Vaulted Ceilings And Views To The Upstairs Game Room. The Gorgeous Kitchen Is The Heart Of The Home With Stainless Steel Appliances,...

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1048 Broken Spoke Drive, Little Elm, TX - $255,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,716 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Make This Beautiful Corner Home Your Very Own Peaceful Retreat! Located In A Very Desirable Little Elm Neighborhood! Delightfully Landscaped Backyard With Covered Patio, Fantastic Pergola, And Decorative Water Fixture. Very Well Kept And Clean. En...

Photo of Listing #13867197

3000 Montserrat Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $299,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,810 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Paloma Creek In Little Elm. 2 Story Large Floor Plan With Brick & Stone Exterior - Elevation R. 4br, 3ba - 2795 Sq Ft. Large Kitchen Island With Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, 42 Inch Kitchen Cabinetry & Tile Back Splash. Tray Ce...

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2508 Indian Hills Drive, Little Elm, TX - $309,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,354 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Is This Beautifully Updated 4 Bedroom, With A Study, 2 Dining Areas, A Gas Fireplace, 2 Baths And A 2 Car Garage Your Next Home? Come See An Amazing Highland Home That Has A Ton Of Upgrades! Granite Counter Tops, Hand Scraped Hardwood Floors, 18 I...

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1604 Abby Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $267,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,956 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Built In 2014, This One-story Little Elm Home Offers Granite Kitchen Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, Marble Master Bath Countertops, A Fireplace And A Two-car Garage. Upgraded Features Include New Carpet. Four Pools, A Dog Park, A Kiddy W...

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2929 Morning Star Drive, Little Elm, TX - $345,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,489 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Beautiful 2 Year Old Dunhill Home Featuring Hardwood Floors, Upgraded Kitchen With Stainless Steel Appliances. Large Master With Gorgeous Bay Window With Vaulted Ceilings And Large Master Bath. Separate Sinks With A Linen Closet. Second Floor F...

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14016 Winter Hill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $330,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,965 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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North Facing Single Story Huge Private Backyard Oasis. Unique Floor Plan, One & Only Of Its Kind That Grand Built In Frisco Hills. Features Upgrades In Every Room Including: Crown Molding, Custom Lighting, Upgraded Flooring Throughout W Wood In St...

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2524 Heatherdale Drive, Little Elm, TX - $328,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,909 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Gorgeous Home Located In Eldorado Estates Is Loaded W Upgrades And Perfect For Any Buyer. Chef’s Delight Kitchen Offers Granite Countertops, Oversized Island, Gas Cooktop, Ss Apps, And Large Breakfast Nook. Adjacent To The Kitchen Is The Large Fam...

Photo of Listing #13862137

2445 Kingsgate Drive, Little Elm, TX - $324,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,679 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Well Appointed Bloomfield Home With 4 Generous Bedrooms, 2.1 Baths And Large Gameroom Or Media Room. In The Award Winning Frisco Isd With Open Floorplan And Formal Dining Area (owner Used As Second Living Area), Gourmet Kitchen With White Cabinet...

Photo of Listing #13867216

1504 Elizabeth Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $315,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,839 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Wow! Quiet Street, Great Condition & Spacious Floorplan!ideal Lakefront Section Of Pc South, Adj To The Nature Trail Along Shores Of Lake Lewisville. Upgrades++ Wood Floors, Iron Spindles, Stone Fireplace W-gaslogs-mantle& Hearth, Granite & Stainl...

Photo of Listing #13866884

2417 Breanna Way, Little Elm, TX - $280,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 1,888 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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You're Going To Love This Backyard Paradise! Awesome Covered Patio With Built In Bar Area And Sparkling Pool Surrounded By Decking For Lounging Around The Pool. 4 Brs Up, Small Play Or Study Area At Top Of Stairs. Large Master Bedroom. Half Bath O...


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Listing information last updated on June 17th, 2018 at 8:30pm CDT.