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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 2018 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 schools, Plano West Senior High School / Jasper High School / Shepton High School, rank ninth among the 2018 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

On average, prices of west Plano MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased 10.8 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $599,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $340,000 to $3.6 million ... average size of houses sold was 4,050 square feet, average square foot price was $177.53 and average house age was 21.3 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 53 days on market


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 2017 range from 2.15 to 2.18 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 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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4824 Pyramid Drive, Plano, TX - $599,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,718 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This European Inspired Design Will Delight The Buyer Seeking A Home That Stands Out From The Ordinary. This Timeless Exterior With Gated Entry Sets The Stage For This Light And Charming Home. Gorgeous Kitchen Is Grand And Designed For Those Who Lo...

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6401 Stillwater Lane, Plano, TX - $549,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,197 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Welcome To This Gorgeous 5 Bedroom 3 And 1 Half Bath Home In Kings Ridge Plano. Formal Dining And Living Upon Entry. Granite Surfaced Kitchen With Ss Appliances Opens To Large Family Room And Bar Area. Gorgeous Wood Floors Downstairs. Patio With...

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2104 Bridge View Lane, Plano, TX - $539,995

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,228 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Boom. This House Will Take You Back To The 80's. Fantastic Single Story Home In Willow Bend Lakes. Bring Your Decorating Ideas And Make This Home Your Own. Home Needs Tlc, Updating, And Is Priced Accordingly. Endless Possibilities, This Home Is Re...

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5905 Fossil Ridge Drive, Plano, TX - $566,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,949 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Spectacular 1 Story Custom Home W Pool In The Heart Of West Plano. You Couldn't Ask For A Better Location In Windhaven Farms. Just A Short Walk To Some Of The Best Schools Plano Has To Offer And Only A Couple Blocks Away From Tom Muehlenbeck Rec C...

5708 Gleneagles Drive, Plano, TX - $975,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,577 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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Extravagant Home Located In The Pristine Gated Community Of Greens Of Gleneagles. Upon Entering You’ll Be Wowed By Soaring 21 Ft Ceilings And Picturesque Views Of The Golf Course. Exquisite Chef Style Kitchen Provides Ample Prep Space For Preparin...

6417 Lochridge Drive, Plano, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,597 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Beautiful Home In The Perfect Location! This Gorgeous 2 Story Home Has 4 Bdrms, 3 Living Areas, 2 Dining Areas & The Most Amazing Pool & Spa! On The 1st Floor You Have An Expansive Master Retreat With A Custom Closet System & Breathtaking Views Of...

3705 Braewood Circle, Plano, TX - $625,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,648 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Exquisite Home Located On A Cul-de-sac In Sought After Arbor Vista Offers Beautiful Curb Appeal And Impeccable Finishes Throughout! Highlights Include, Hardwood Floors, Crown Molding, Decorative Lighting, And Walls Of Windows Offering An Abundance...

5000 Albany Drive, Plano, TX - $535,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,589 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Wonderfully Updated Home On Cul De Sac In Coveted Shepards Glen! Versatile Floor Plan With Wood Flrs, High Ceilings, 2 Bedrooms & Study Down & Large Gamerm Upstairs. Spacious Master With Oversize Walk In Closet & Stunning Updated Ensuite Has Sta...

4017 Prestonwood Drive, Carrollton, TX - $849,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 6 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,408 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Wonderful Home In A Wonderful Neighborhood. 6 Bedrooms, 4.1 Baths, Open Floor Plan, 2 Story Home, Large Backyard Porch, Pool, Media Room, Vaulted Ceilings And Much More. Bank Of America Employees, Spouse Or Domestic Partner, Household Members, Bu...

5732 Gleneagles Drive, Plano, TX - $899,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,336 SQFT
  • 16 DAYS
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Gated Golf Course Lot!! Stunning Views Of The Queens Course At Gleneagles Cc. Dining Or Wine Room Offers Built-ins, Wet Bar, Wine Cooler And Views Pvt Courtyard. Kit Has Granite, Dbl Ovens, Gas Cook Top, Island, Beautiful Knotty Alder Cabinets. Ki...

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5340 Tate Avenue, Plano, TX - $849,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,282 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Absolutely Fabulous Home With Incredible Attention To Every Detail Enjoys A Wonderful Location In A Guard Gated Community In West Plano. Perfect Floor Plan Includes Master Suite, Guest Bedroom And Study Plus Two Living Areas Down. Upstairs There I...

5912 Lindfield Court, Plano, TX - $660,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,072 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Move-in Ready! Custom Quality Home Located In Desirable West Plano Windhaven Community. Updated Throughout To Include New Master Walk-in Shower & Tile, New Paint, New Carpet, New Plumbing Fixtures, New Hardware, Refinished Hardwoods And New Pool ...

5029 Albany Drive, Plano, TX - $595,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,519 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Gorgeous Traditional 4,3.1, 3 Car Garage With Hardwood Floors Throughtout 1st Floor. Rich Office W Beamed Ceiling And Lots Of Built Ins. Kitchen W Granite Counters, Island & Updated Appliances. Family Rm W Brick Fireplace & Windows Viewing Pool. M...

3217 Glenhurst Court, Plano, TX - $999,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.2 Baths
  • 5,280 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Elegantly Remodeled Traditional In Creeks Of Willow Bend Sits On A Huge Third-acre Cul-de-sac Lot And Boasts Wonderful Entertaining Spaces And Secluded Relaxation Spots. Mature Landscaping, Brick And Stone Elevation Combine For Stunning Drive-up A...

5820 Bridle Bend Trail, Plano, TX - $724,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,458 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Pristine Custom In Sought-after Steeplechase Boasts Updates Throughout And Sits Next To A Beautiful 18 Acre Park. Mature Trees And Circle Drive Grace The Front Elevation. Soaring Ceilings With Exquisite Molding Upon Entrance. Formal Living Room Wi...


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Listing information last updated on September 25th, 2018 at 3:31pm CDT.