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Living In Sachse TX

This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Sachse and wants to make an objective assessment about what living in Sachse in 2018 is like. Sachse livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Sachse 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 Sachse.

Sachse livability factors

2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 25

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  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 82.0%
  2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 13.2
  2017 median home sale price: $268,000
  2016 residences owner occupied: 84.8%
  2016 median household income: $93,270
  2016 population: 25,039
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 13.9%

Sachse has the twenty-second highest percentage of owner occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs and the fifteenth lowest overall crime rate. Sachse also has experienced the twenty-fifth fastest population growth rate in the Dallas Fort Worth area over the past three years. While past performance is, of course, not necessarily indicative of future results, the increase experienced in the prices of Sachse's MLS-listed single-family homes sold during the past three years were in the top quartile of home appreciation for all Dallas area cities and towns. Some of the ways Sachse is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Sachse is located in northeast Dallas County, approximately 26 miles northeast of downtown Dallas and 57 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Sachse's proximity to the Legacy, north Dallas and Las Colinas business centers and to downtown Dallas is likely to make Sachse residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

More than half of the school age children who reside in Sachse are eligible to attend Garland ISD schools ... other school age children are elgible to attend Wylie ISD schools

Information about how student performance at the schools attended by Sachse 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 Sachse MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased by 28.7 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $268,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $130,000 to $500,000 ... average size of houses sold was 2,450 square feet, average square foot price was $117.24 and average house age was 17.6 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 25 days on market


Approximately 21 miles and 21 minutes drive time without traffic from central Sachse to north Dallas business center ... 23 miles and 24 minutes Legacy business center ... 26 miles and 29 minutes to downtown Dallas ... 29 miles and 29 minutes to Legacy 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 25,039 ... population density 2,527 residents per square mile ... 2016 annual median household income $93,270 ... 84.8 percent of Sachse residential real estate units owner occupied

Additional demographic information about Sachse and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.

Property taxes

Sachse is located in two different counties and students living in Sachse attend schools operated by two separate school districts. Since each of these entities have different tax rates, Sachse real estate property tax rates for 2017 range from 2.66 percent to 2.86 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 Sachse

Key to understanding what living in Sachse is like is knowing about Sachse housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Sachse single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Sachse single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Sachse homes for sale page.

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3431 Ashwood Lane, Sachse, TX - $324,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,791 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Beautiful Home You Will Fall In Love With, Designed With A Modern Feel And Just A Few Minutes Away From 190 Turnpike. Four Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Plus A Sunroom. Home Has An Exquisite Gourmet Kitchen And Beautiful Dark Hardwood Floors Throughout The ...

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7211 Vista Hill Lane, Sachse, TX - $310,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,995 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Beautifully Located 2-story Home In Woodbridge Golf Community On Greenbelt, Next To Community Park, Pond, Playground, Nearby Nature Trails! Award-winning Wylie Isd! Spacious Floor Plan Features 4-bed, 3.5 Bath, 2-car Garage Plus Office-study, For...

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3105 Lance Lane, Sachse, TX - $250,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 1,851 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Very Nice 2-story. Downstairs Master Bedroom With Big Walk-in Closet, Garden Tub, Separate Shower And Double Sinks. There Are 2.1 Baths, 3 Living Areas, And 1 Room Recently Added That Can Be Used As An Office, Play Space For The Kids, Man Cave, Et...

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5918 Vista Lane, Sachse, TX - $239,989

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,710 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Well Kept One Story In Sought After Woodbridge. Off The Main Street On A Cul De Sac, Great Drive Up Appeal. Walk Through The Front Door To A Huge Living Area With Fireplace And A Wall Of Windows, Kitchen, Breakfast Room And Living Area Are Open Fo...

3409 Rosewood Lane, Sachse, TX - $299,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,868 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Wow, Why Wait On A Build Job When You Can Get This Gorgeous House That's Less Than A Year Old. House Has Upgraded Fireplace And Upgraded Extended Covered Patio. Large Kitchen With Island And Granite Counter Tops And Lots Cabinets Space. Outside Wi...

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3128 Creek Hollow Drive, Sachse, TX - $287,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,258 SQFT
  • 33 DAYS
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Located In Wylie Isd This 4 Bedroom Home Has It All! Large Open Kitchen & Family Room Leads To A Big Backyard Oasis With A Pool, Gazebo, Hot Tub, Covered Deck And New 7 Ft Board On Board Fence. Master Bedroom Has Walk In Closets And Jetted Tub. Cl...

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4425 Maple Shade Avenue, Sachse, TX - $290,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,665 SQFT
  • 45 DAYS
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Step Inside Of This Custom-built Home. Features Include Custom Cabinets, Hardwood Floors, Library Shelves With Study. Breakfast Room Has French Doors That Lead Out To A Relaxing And Entertaining Covered Patio. Open Family Room, Vaulted Ceiling W...

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