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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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Photo of Listing #13914303

2408 Larimar Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,141 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Nice Size Lot, Beautiful Elevation With Full Brick And Stone. Please See Showing Instructions... Plan H113

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2504 Dolostone Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,141 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Nice Size Lot, Beautiful Elevation With Full Brick And Stone. Please See Showing Instructions... Plan H113

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2919 Morning Star Drive, Little Elm, TX - $349,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,512 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Immaculate, Model Like Dunhill Feels Like Your Own Custom Home!fantastic And Functional Floorplan With Wood Floors Greeting You As You Make Your Way In!the Natural Light And Cool Modern Colors Make This Home Feel Huge.large Family Room With Center...

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2169 Barx Drive, Little Elm, TX - $290,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,388 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful 2-story, 4 Bedroom Home With Vaulted Ceilings In Family Room. Game Room And 2 Bedrooms Upstairs. Lots Of Cabinets In Kitchen, Granite Counter Tops And Stainless Steel Appliances. Covered Patio.please See Showing Instructions... Plan 2388

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2264 Miramar Drive, Little Elm, TX - $285,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,238 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful 2-story, 4 Bedroom Home With Vaulted Ceilings In Family Room. Game Room, 2 Bedrooms And Master Upstairs, And One Bedroom Down. Lots Of Cabinets In Kitchen, Granite Counter Tops And Stainless Steel Appliances. Covered Patio... Please Se...

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1025 Lake Summit Drive, Little Elm, TX - $263,040

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,760 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Charming 1 Story Plan With Open Concept With Covered Side Patio Large Kitchen With Lots Of Cabinets And Counter Space. Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 4610

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2304 Rigging, Little Elm, TX - $325,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,928 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Frisco Isd Move In Now. 4 Bd 2 Ba In Brentwood Community. This Beautiful Single Story Is Less Than 1 Yr Old. Brick And Stone Exterior + Wood Flooring+ Quartz Countertops+ Staggered White Cabinets + Pendant Lights And Gorgeous Wall Tile. Open Fl...

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1400 Chiva Drive, Little Elm, TX - $339,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,248 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Corner Lot, 4 Bedrooms Or 3 Bedrooms And Study, 2.5 Baths, Formal Dining, Tiled Master Shower, Quartz Counter Tops, Covered Patio, Breakfast Nook, Brick And Stone Elevation Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 5646

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1405 Carlet Drive, Little Elm, TX - $299,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,839 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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3 Bedrooms, Study, 2 Baths, Extended Covered Patio, Breakfast Nook, Brick And Stone Elevation, 3 Car Garage Please See Showing Instructions... Plan 1956

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2712 Sunlight Drive, Little Elm, TX - $320,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,319 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Built In 2005, This Little Elm Open-layout Home Offers Granite Kitchen Countertops, A Fireplace, And A Two-car Garage. Upgraded Features Include Fresh Interior Paint. Walking Trails, Ponds, Playgrounds, Basketball Courts, And A Community Pool Are ...

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2608 Castle Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $293,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,380 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Built In 2014, This Little Elm Two-story Offers Granite Kitchen Countertops, A Fireplace, And A Two-car Garage. An Amenity Center, Four Junior Olympic Size Pools, Two Fitness Facilities, And Walking Trails Are Part Of The Hoa. Home Comes With A 30...

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2309 Gregory Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $289,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,056 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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One Owner Home Extremely Well Maintained-located Across From Walking Trail. Gorgeous Inside & Out. Open Floor Plan With Split Bdrms For Maximum Privacy, Study, Lrge Family Rm, Spacious Outdoor Living With Fan, Speakers, Tv Mount & Brick Paver Exte...

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809 Lake Meadow Lane, Little Elm, TX - $279,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,099 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Awesome Floorplan With 3 Bedrooms And Study! Kitchen And Breakfast Room Overlook The Family Room So Makes This Home Nice For Entertaining. Kitchen Features Granite Counter Tops With Stainless Steel Appliances And Large Breakfast Bar Great For Pr...

Photo of Listing #13912089

14812 Little Anne Drive, Little Elm, TX - $269,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,844 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Located In Frisco Isd!!! Well Maintained 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Home Located In Popular Frisco Ranch! A Greenbelt, Pond And Sand Volleyball Court Are Located Across The Street. Frisco Ranch Pool And Club House Are Located Within Easy Walking Distance Fr...

Photo of Listing #13912181

3436 Fashion Street, Little Elm, TX - $279,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 1,716 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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New Build Custom Home. Be Amazed At Over 1700 Sq. Ft. Living Space With An Open Floorplan. 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bath, 2 Car Garage, Custom Designed Cabinets With Molded Corners, Crown Molding, Beautiful Stone Fireplace, 10 Ft. Raised Ceilings, Hardwoo...


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Listing information last updated on August 16th, 2018 at 4:31pm CDT.