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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 #13781890

939 Lake Grove Drive, Little Elm, TX - $250,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,114 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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3 Bed 2 Bath 2 Car Garage Priced Well Below Market Value. Great Curb Appeal With Raised Flower Beds. Wood Floors Welcome You In To A Light And Bright Home. Study With French Doors, And Beautiful Dining Room Open Up To Huge Kitchen With Chefs Isla...

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3029 Lakefield Drive, Little Elm, TX - $347,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,892 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Pristine And Like-new! Fabulous Open Floor Plan With Inviting Entry, Lighted Art Niches & Gleaming Wood Floors. Chefs Kitchen Features Gorgeous Dark Espresso Cabinetry, Granite Counters, Stainless Appliances, Gas Cooktop, Walk-in Pantry & Butler’...

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1404 Villa Paloma Boulevard, Little Elm, TX - $263,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,141 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Pristine 3 Bedroom One Story Home That Has Been Meticulously Maintained! Open Floor Plan And Split Bedrooms Are Great For Entertaining. Kitchen Is Open To Family Room With Corner Fireplace. Kitchen Showcases Ss Appliances, Granite Counters, 42 I...

Photo of Listing #13782445

1020 Wagon Trail Drive, Little Elm, TX - $271,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,226 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Updated Single Story Home In Little Elm Within Walking Distance To Lake Lewisville And Cesar Chavez Elementary! Updates Include Freshly Painted Interior And Exterior, Decorative Lighting And Ceiling Fans, Beautiful Flooring In Living Room And Form...

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14520 Richmond Circle, Little Elm, TX - $309,750

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,067 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Updates Abound Is This Well Maintained 5 Bedroom Two Story Home On A Cul-de-sac In Frisco Isd. Lots Of Solid Surface Flooring Downstairs With Tile And Engineered Wood Floors. Master Bath Has Been Renovated. Huge Oversized Covered Patio Addition F...

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2300 Scott Creek Drive, Little Elm, TX - $294,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,535 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Lovely Home In A Quiet Neighborhood. Formal Could Be Used As A 4th Bedroom. Only Room Upstairs Is A Game Room. Perfect Floorplan For Flexible Living!

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2472 Yuma Drive, Little Elm, TX - $289,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,833 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Updated Move In Ready With Welcoming Landscape That Sets The Stage For This Beautiful Home. Stunning Home In The Saute After Frisco I.s.d. Inside, The Floor Plan Offers A Study Or Dinning Room, Open Concept Kitchen, Which Is Open To The Living Are...

Photo of Listing #13779019

1737 Shoebill Drive, Little Elm, TX - $269,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,139 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Impeccable 3-2-2 Home In Paloma Creek! Open And Inviting Floorplan That Lends Itself To The Perfect Home For Entertaining Friends And Family. Stunning Kitchen With Gleaming Granite, Huge Island And Open Breakfast Room. Wood And Ceramic Tile Grac...

Photo of Listing #13772620

200 W Park, Little Elm, TX - $295,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.1 Baths
  • 1,168 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Cozy Home Sits On 2 (r44582 & R44558) Large Lots With Beautiful Trees Downtown Near Little Elm Park. Home Has Large Front Porch Area, Large Covered Back Patio, 2 Storage Sheds (8 X 12 & 10 X 12), 2014 Water Heater, 2017 New Roof, New Glass For Al...

Photo of Listing #13776139

1829 Rosson Road, Little Elm, TX - $264,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,171 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Nestled In The Highly Sought After, Family Friendly Community Of Paloma Creek. This Beautiful 1 Story Home Has An Awesome Split Bedroom Floor Plan. Use The Front Room As Formal Dining Or 2nd Living Area. Large Office With French Doors. The Spacio...

Photo of Listing #13778544

821 Pier Street, Little Elm, TX - $340,550

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,949 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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This Is A Beautiful 1 Story Plan That Features American Legend Architecture. This Plan Has 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths And A Study. It Is Loaded With Granite Countertops And Stainless Steel Appliances. Union Park Is A Unique Community That Features A...

Photo of Listing #13778551

5116 Shallow Pond Drive, Little Elm, TX - $299,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,801 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Beautiful 1 Story Home With 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, Covered Patio And 2 Car Garage. This Home Features Granite Countertops And Stainless Steel Appliances In The Kitchen And Wood Look Ceramic Tile. Special Inventory Pricing!!

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832 Pier Street, Little Elm, TX - $345,675

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,087 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Beautiful 1 Story Home With 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, Study, Covered Patio And 2 Car Garage. This Home Features Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite, An Oversized Shower With Seat In The Master.

3032 Lakefield Drive, Little Elm, TX - $289,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,237 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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Custom One Story Home With Updates Galore. 4 Bedrooms With An Office. From The Custom Flooring To Elegant Granite To The Upgraded Fixtures, This Home Is A Show Stopper. Home Is Within Walking Distance To Elementary School. New 8 Foot Privacy Fen...

Photo of Listing #13777144

801 Green Coral Drive, Little Elm, TX - $274,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,025 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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A Great Place For Entertaining With An Enlarged Wood Deck With Bar Off Living Area! This Single Story Home Located In Paloma Creek Is Light And Bright. The Kitchen Has A Contemporary Look With The Small Rectangular Tiles For Back Splash, Black Gra...


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Listing information last updated on February 24th, 2018 at 2:15am CST.