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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 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

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 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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5842 Sky Park Drive, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,313 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Custom Built Executive Darnell C Shaped Design Completely Remodeled In West Plano. This 4 Bedroom 3.1 Bath Home Has Been Completely Transformed! Master And 2nd Bedroom Or Study Down, 2 Bedrooms, Jack And Jill Bath Up With Loft Or Study. 3 Car Gara...

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3021 Deansbrook Drive, Plano, TX - $599,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,105 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Megatel Homes' Hannah Ii Plan With Amazing Location And Excellent Plano West Schools Go With This Extraordinary 4 Bedroom Home. Comes Complete With A Large Family Room And Corner Fireplace. Awesome Floor Plan With 2 Bedrooms On The First Floor And...

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2905 Deansbrook Drive, Plano, TX - $599,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,013 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Megatel Homes' Susan Plan With Amazing Location And Excellent Plano West Schools Go With This Extraordinary 4 Bedroom Home. Comes Complete With A Large Family Room With 21' Vaulted Ceiling And Corner Fireplace. Awesome Floor Plan With 2 Bedrooms O...

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5205 Mariners Drive, Plano, TX - $812,800

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,568 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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On The Lake In Beautiful Willow Bend Lakes, Your Backyard Landscaped Oasis Overlooking Lake, Diving Pool, Ducks & Geese. Custom Built Steve Mcclure, 4 Bed, 4 Bath, 3 Car. Massive Graceful Living Room With Majestic Wall Of Windows Rich Library Pane...

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2709 Rockefeller Drive, Plano, TX - $619,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,921 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Megatel Homes' Brynea Floor Plan In An Amazing Location And Excellent Plano West Schools Go With This Extraordinary 3 Bedroom Home Comes Complete With 21' Soaring Ceilings From Entry Into Living Room. Open Living Room And Kitchen Concept Make This...

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3109 Deansbrook Drive, Plano, TX - $639,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 3,661 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Megatel Homes' Tiffany Ii Plan In An Amazing Location And Excellent Plano West Schools Go With This Extraordinary 4 Bedroom Home Comes Complete With A Large Family Room And Corner Fireplace. Awesome Floor Plan With 2 Bedrooms On The First Floor An...

Photo of Listing #13743280

2713 Rockefeller Drive, Plano, TX - $629,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,356 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Megatel Homes' Kristan Plan With Amazing Location And Excellent Plano West Schools. Featuring 5 Bedrooms, Large Family Room And Central Fireplace. Awesome Floor Plan With 2 Bedrooms On The First Floor And Three On The Second Floor This Home Has Ro...

Photo of Listing #13742624

5756 Bernay Lane, Plano, TX - $775,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,096 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Gorgeous Detail In This Custom Home. Open Great Room, Hand Scraped Hardwoods, Sophisticated Study, Game Room, Large Wardrobe In Master, Wine Cellar With Decorative Iron Gate. Home Is Pre-wired For Sound. Gated Dog Run On Side Of Home. Communit...

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6544 Village Springs Drive, Plano, TX - $629,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,029 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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A Perfect Opportunity To Move Into The Desirable King's Ridge Neighborhood In Plano. This Well Maintained Home Features A Huge Kitchen, High Ceilings And A Gorgeous Pool. With Ample Space In The Backyard For Dogs And Kids, This 4 Bed 3 Bath Home I...

6813 Rainwood Drive, Plano, TX - $825,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,797 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Just Updated & Painted Throughout This Custom-built 4-br, 3.1 Bath, 3-car, Pool-spa By Reynolds & Stroup. Quality & Elegance Inside & Out. Corner Lot Across From Open Park. Energy-efficient Spray Foam Insulation. Every Upscale Detail Imaginable, I...

3221 Royal Melbourne Drive, Plano, TX - $524,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,581 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Simply Stunning Custom Home In The Highly Sought After Golf Community Of Hills At Prestonwood In West Plano! This Gorgeous Home Offers An Open Floor Plan With Extensive Wood Floors, Plantation Shutters, Wrought Iron Balusters, Tankless Water Heat...

6524 Twin Oaks Drive, Plano, TX - $742,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,438 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Luxury Home In Coveted Shoal Creek Neighborhood. Needs Updating, Bring Your Imagination And Your Designer. Massive Back Yard Is A Blank Canvas. Call Css To Show Anytime. Emal Listing Agnt With Questions, Agnt Cannot Receive Text Messages. Buye...

6541 Village Springs Drive, Plano, TX - $670,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,508 SQFT
  • 16 DAYS
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Stunning Architecture, Cast Stone & Brick Custom, Kings Ridge! 5 Bed Stately Home On Cul-de-sac In West Plano, Master Suite With Bay Windows, Sitting Area, Huge Master Closet W. Built Ins, His-her Sinks, Shower W. Dual Heads. Guest Down With Ensui...

2632 Prestonwood Drive, Plano, TX - $529,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,799 SQFT
  • 31 DAYS
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Enjoy Views Of The Golf Course And Water Features From Your 4 Bedroom 3.5 Bath Home Ready For New Memories! Clean Lines And Open Floor Plan With Master And Powder Bath Downstairs And 3 Bedrooms And 2 Full Bathrooms Upstairs. Kitchen Overlooks Fam...

6032 Garden Gate Drive, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,364 SQFT
  • 32 DAYS
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Custom Stucco Mediterranean Built By Grand Homes. Open Concept Floorplan With Cathedral Beamed Ceilings, Bright Living Areas And Pristine Finish-outs. Grand Entry With A Large Dining Area, Spacious Living Rooms, And Custom Lighting. Gourmet Kitche...


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Listing information last updated on December 18th, 2017 at 12:30pm CST.