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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.
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
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.
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.
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.
417 Bluefinch Drive, Little Elm, TX - $259,900
208 Lighthouse Way, Little Elm, TX - $279,900
720 Cypress Hill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $339,000
921 Horizon Ridge Circle, Little Elm, TX - $270,000
1201 Meadowlark Drive, Little Elm, TX - $269,900
1048 Broken Spoke Drive, Little Elm, TX - $255,000
3000 Montserrat Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $299,900
2508 Indian Hills Drive, Little Elm, TX - $309,900
1604 Abby Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $267,000
2929 Morning Star Drive, Little Elm, TX - $345,000
14016 Winter Hill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $330,000
2524 Heatherdale Drive, Little Elm, TX - $328,000
2445 Kingsgate Drive, Little Elm, TX - $324,900
1504 Elizabeth Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $315,000
2417 Breanna Way, Little Elm, TX - $280,000
More about living in Little Elm
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Listing information last updated on June 17th, 2018 at 8:30pm CDT.