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Living In West Plano


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to west Plano and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in west Plano in 2017 is like. West Plano livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced west Plano 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 west Plano.


Living in west PlanoWest Plano livability factors

West Plano's principal high school ranks seventh among the 2017 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex and the northwest Plano area ranks sixth among DFW areas with best kindergarten through grade 12 schools. How Plano ranks and compares with other Dallas area cities and towns for these and other best places to buy home factors is shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, its proximity to both the DFW International and Love Field airports, the Legacy and north Dallas business centers, and downtown Dallas is likely to make west Plano residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

The west Plano area is served principally by Plano Independent School District schools. Eight communities or subdivisions in westernmost part of west Plano are served by the Lewisville Independent School District

Click on this west Plano schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all Plano public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this best Dallas Fort Worth school districts page and performance information for other public schools in the Dallas area is provided on these DFW high schools, DFW middle schools and DFW elementary schools pages.

Private schools located near west Plano are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.

Neighborhoods

A big reason living in west Plano is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this west Plano neighborhoods link for profiles that describe some of the best and most popular of these neighborhoods. Other great north Dallas area neighborhoods are identified on this best DFW neighborhoods page.

Recent home sales

Compared to previous year sales, on average, prices of west Plano MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during the three months ending April 30, 2017 increased 4.0 percent ... median sales price of homes sold $650,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $330,000 to $4.1 million ... average house size 4,280 square feet, average price per square foot $183.20 and average house age 22.3 years ... houses sold averaged 57 days on market ... 4.0 months average supply of homes listed for sale during month of April


Commutes

Approximately 22 miles and 31 minutes drive time without traffic from central west Plano to DFW Airport passenger terminals ... 7 mile and 12 minutes to the Legacy business center ... 8 miles and 13 minutes to the north Dallas business center ... 22 miles and 29 minutes to downtown Dallas

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

Community amenities/activities

One of the outstanding things about living in Plano is its exceptional community amenities.

Nearby shopping centers

Property taxes

Students living in west Plano attend schools operated by two separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, west Plano real estate property tax rates for 2016 range from 2.19 to 2.21 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2016 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 west Plano

Key to understanding what living in west Plano is like is knowing about west Plano housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the west Plano single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed west Plano single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this west Plano 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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6404 Dunmoor Drive, Plano, TX - $500,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,077 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Casual Elegance In Sought After West Plano!tons Of Natural Light,extensive Wood Floors,designer Light & Painting Throughout.updated Kitchen W Granite Ctops,breakfast Bar,island & Tons Of Cabinet Space Overlooks Large Family Room W Wall Of Windows,...

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7041 Grand Hollow Drive, Plano, TX - $599,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,462 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Beautiful Updated Home Is Located In Kings Ridge, In Close Proximity To The Major Highways. This Home Has Been Well Maintained. Since 2011 The Following Upgrades Have Been Done To The Home, Premium Carpet And Porcelain Tile Throughout Home,...

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2304 Wing Point Lane, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,781 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Rare, 1 Story On .4 Acre Lot In Willow Bend Lakes! Lush Landscaping, Wood Beam Ceilings, Split Floor Plan. Large Kitchen W- Eat-in Nook, Double Ovens, Granite & Tons Of Cabinets. Oversized Master W- Sitting Area, Jetted Tub, French Doors To Privat...

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5608 Templin Way, Plano, TX - $950,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 5,192 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Pristine Stucco Traditional In Prestigious Willow Bend Estates Offers A Prime Location On The 5th Hole Of Gleneagles Queen’s Course. 50-year Roof Installed 2012. Two-story Foyer And Curved Iron Staircase Greet Upon Entrance. Formal Living With A S...

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5961 Davenhill Drive, Plano, TX - $825,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,696 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Magnificent 5 Bedroom Home Is Ideally Situated On A Corner Lot. Grand Two Story Formal Living Room With Regal Fireplace, Floor To Ceiling Windows & Sweeping Spiral Staircase. True Chef’s Kitchen With Premium Ss Appliances, Granite Counters, Subzer...

5945 Mcfarland Drive, Plano, TX - $875,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,449 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Palatial. 2 Story 4+ Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, 4,449 Sq. Ft. 3 Car Garage Home Located In The Coveted Prestigious Willow Bend Polo Estates. The Stately Entry With Ceramic Floors, High Ceilings, Floor To Ceiling Windows Features An Elegant Formal Livi...

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6500 Lazy Oak Lane, Plano, TX - $648,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,832 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Stunning Custom Home In West Plano On A Corner Lot! This 4 Bedroom Home Has All The Upgrades You Could Want. Open Concept With Soaring Ceilings & Gourmet, Eat-in Kitchen With Granite, Ss Appliances, Custom Backsplash, & Gas Stove. Beautiful Nail-d...

5764 Gleneagles Drive, Plano, TX - $840,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,192 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Gorgeous Golf Course Home! Totally Updated And A Gated Community! Beautiful Hand Scraped Hardwoods Through Much Of The House! Gourmet Kitchen With Granite, Updated Cabinets, Stainless Appliances, Island, Walkin Pantry & Breakfast Bar. Family Room ...

5905 Dorset Drive, Plano, TX - $615,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.2 Baths
  • 3,839 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Imagine Relaxing In Your Private French Country Estate,5905 Dorset Dr Provides That Luxurious Escape In Its 3,839 Square Feet.the Front Double Arched Iron Doors Framed By A Soaring Brick Arch Delivers The First Clue That Something Special Awaits I...

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2605 Wake Forest Drive, Plano, TX - $750,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,134 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Stunning Unique Mediterranean Curt Welwood Custom! Backyard Oasis ,pool, Spa, Palm Trees, Patterned Concrete Deck, Cov Patio & Cedar Arbor! Many Unique,custom Features. Remodeling Was Done To The Kitchen & Master Bath, Granite, Marble, Travertine,...

5017 Hummingbird Lane, Plano, TX - $849,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,394 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Immaculate Remodeled Home In Desirable Lakeside On Preston! Soft Transitional Design, Shutters, Updated Fixtures & Hardware! Formal Living With Fireplace, Den With Stone Fireplace & Walk-in Wet Bar, And Study With Fireplace & Built-ins Galore. The...

5505 Gleneagles Drive, Plano, TX - $779,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,347 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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This Exquisite Home Is In The Luxurious Willow Bend Neighborhood On A Quiet Cul-de-sac. A Perfect Location Just 3 Minutes From Gleneagles Country Club, Willow Bend Shopping And The North Dallas Tollway And A Short Walk To Plano West High School. T...

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3221 Oak Hollow Drive, Plano, TX - $569,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,364 SQFT
  • 24 DAYS
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Below Tax Value!! This Sophisticated Custom Home Has Been Meticulously Maintained With So Much Pride Of Ownership Demonstrated Throughout The Home! You Will Fall In Love With The Serene Landscaped Gardens That Have Been Created And Maintained By T...

5105 Captiva Drive, Plano, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,424 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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This Perfectly Located Home, Within Minutes Of One Of The Most Active Shopping & Dining Hubs In West Plano, Offers Easy Access To All Major Highways. The Second You Step Through The Door You're Greeted With A Wide Open Layout & Soaring Ceilings. T...

Photo of Listing #13654863

5609 Malone Drive, Plano, TX - $599,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,829 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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Price To Sell. This Pristine & Well Updated Home Is Located At The Desirable Castlemere Neighborhood In Willow Bend Area. The Model-like Interior Has Countless Features Including Scraped Wood Floors, Newly Earth Tone Finish Paints, Oil Rubbed Bro...


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Listing information last updated on August 16th, 2017 at 2:31pm CDT.