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School Districts In Dallas Fort Worth


If you are thinking about buying a home in the DFW area, quality of local schools should be a major consideration, whether you have school age children or not. If you do have children who will be attending local schools, it is reassuring to know that they will have access to high-quality primary and secondary education.

If you don't have school age children, the quality of nearby schools is still important. It is more likely that houses located within the attendance boundaries of a strong school district will see higher appreciation when the market is good and more likely to hold their value when it is not so good than houses that are in lower-quality school districts. It also is easily demonstrated that homes in good school districts usually sell faster than homes in lower-quality school districts, especially when housing demand is soft. And finally, many homeowners believe they will have better neighbors when they live in a good school district. All in all, it is relatively easy to make a compelling case that buying in a strong school district can enhance and help protect the investment you make when you purchase a home.

As shown on this DFW commute times and distances page, the time and cost expended for getting to one place from another within the DFW metroplex can be significant. This and the quality of schools issue typically cause their decision about which communities are preferable or acceptable to be one of the first that prospective home buyers make. Where to buy decisions almost always also include an assessment of which areas offer the desired combination of great houses at a reasonable price and a safe and nice place to live. Data provided in table below and on these best DFW schools, best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages hopefully will provide you a good start in finding the communities that might best meet the needs of you and your family.

List of DFW school districts

The table in which this data is presented is both searchable and sortable. For example, if you want to see which school districts serve the city of Frisco, type "frisco" in the Search box. If you want to see school districts located generally northeast and within 30 miles of DFW International Airport, type "north" in the Search box and click on the miles column heading. Clicking on the Addison - DFW International Airport map icon will display estimated times, distances, routes and commuting alternatives to/from DFW International Airport.

from DFW International Airport
district2016 median
house price
best ISD
ranking
attended by students living inmilesdirectioncommuter
map
Aledo ISD$292,0009Aledo, Annetta, Cresson, Fort Worth, Hudson Oaks, Weatherford, Willow Park46southwestAledo ISD - DFW International Airport
Allen ISD$270,0006Allen, Lucas, McKinney, Parker32northeastAllen ISD - DFW International Airport
Alvarado ISD$132,50090Alvarado43southAlvarado ISD - DFW International Airport
Alvord ISD$139,50026Alvord, Decatur, Sunset59northwestAlvord ISD - DFW International Airport
Anna ISD$168,00060Anna51northeastAnna ISD - DFW International Airport
Argyle ISD$451,0008Argyle, Bartonville, Denton, Flower Mound26northwestArgyle ISD - DFW International Airport
Arlington ISD$155,00064Arlington, Grand Prairie, Pantego17southwestArlington ISD - DFW International Airport
Aubrey ISD$185,00029Aubrey, Cross Roads, Krugerville, Providence Village33northAubrey ISD - DFW International Airport
Azle ISD$170,00057Azle, Fort Worth, Lakeside, Pelican Bay, Reno, Springtown, Weatherford38westAzle ISD - DFW International Airport
Birdville ISD$155,00042Fort Worth, Haltom City, Hurst, North Richland Hills, Richland Hills, Watauga12westBirdville ISD - DFW International Airport
Bland ISD$174,50036Caddo Mills, Celeste, Farmersville, Greenville60northeastBland ISD - DFW International Airport
Blue Ridge ISD$137,00073Blue Ridge55northeastBlue Ridge ISD - DFW International Airport
Boles ISD$100,00034Cash, Quinlan71eastBoles ISD - DFW International Airport
Boyd ISD$148,00056Boyd, Decatur38northwestBoyd ISD - DFW International Airport
Bridgeport ISD$135,00084Bridgeport, Paradise, Runaway Bay, Sunset58northwestBridgeport ISD - DFW International Airport
Brock ISD$299,00028Brock, Lipan, Weatherford66westBrock ISD - DFW International Airport
Burleson ISD$153,00035Burleson, Fort Worth41southwestBurleson ISD - DFW International Airport
Caddo Mills ISD$194,95032Caddo Mills, Royse City62eastCaddo Mills ISD - DFW International Airport
Carroll ISD$625,0002Colleyville, Grapevine, Southlake, Westlake11northwestCarroll ISD - DFW International Airport
Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD$227,00051Carrollton, Coppell, Dallas, Farmers Branch, Irving15eastCarrollton-Farmers Branch ISD - DFW International Airport
Castleberry ISD$83,00092Fort Worth, River Oaks, Sansom Park30westCastleberry ISD - DFW International Airport
Cedar Hill ISD$142,00078Cedar Hill, Dallas, Grand Prairie27southCedar Hill ISD - DFW International Airport
Celina ISD$235,00016Celina, McKinney, Weston41northeastCelina ISD - DFW International Airport
Cleburne ISD$119,90082Cleburne59southwestCleburne ISD - DFW International Airport
Community ISD$190,00068Farmersville, Josephine, Lavon, Nevada, Rockwall53eastCommunity ISD - DFW International Airport
Coppell ISD$348,0004Coppell, Irving9northeastCoppell ISD - DFW International Airport
Crandall ISD$150,42543Combine, Crandall, Heartland, Kaufman47southwestCrandall ISD - DFW International Airport
Crowley ISD$144,00088Crowley, Edgecliff Village, Fort Worth41southwestCrowley ISD - DFW International Airport
Dallas ISD$246,00069Addison, Dallas, DeSoto, Farmers Branch, Highland Park, Hutchins, Seagoville, Wilmer23southeastDallas ISD - DFW International Airport
Decatur ISD$172,50052Decatur, New Fairview, Rhome51northwestDecatur ISD - DFW International Airport
Denton ISD$203,00040Argyle, Aubrey, Bartonville, Copper Canyon, Corinth, Cross Roads, Denton, Double Oak, Flower Mound, Lantana, Little Elm, Oak Point, Prosper, Providence Village, Sanger, Savannah, Shady Shores27northDenton ISD - DFW International Airport
DeSoto ISD$152,25097DeSoto, Glenn Heights30southeastDeSoto ISD - DFW International Airport
Duncanville ISD$144,00087Cedar Hill, Dallas, DeSoto, Duncanville24southeastDuncanville ISD - DFW International Airport
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD$161,00045Blue Mound, Fort Worth, Saginaw30westEagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD - DFW International Airport
Ennis ISD$122,75075Bardwell, Ennis, Garrett57southeastEnnis ISD - DFW International Airport
Everman ISD$96,90079Everman, Forest Hill, Fort Worth31southwestEverman ISD - DFW International Airport
Farmersville ISD$131,40049Farmersville, Nevada52northeastFarmersville ISD - DFW International Airport
Ferris ISD$125,00091Ferris, Red Oak, Waxahachie41southeastFerris ISD - DFW International Airport
Forney ISD$188,00030Forney, Talty, Terrell44southwestForney ISD - DFW International Airport
Fort Worth ISD$142,00070Aledo, Arlington, Benbrook, Edgecliff Village, Forest Hill, Fort Worth, Haltom City, Westover Hills27southwestFort Worth ISD - DFW International Airport
Frisco ISD$305,0007Frisco, Little Elm,McKinney, Plano26northeastFrisco ISD - DFW International Airport
Garland ISD$161,00062Garland, Rowlett, Sachse, Wylie37eastGarland ISD - DFW International Airport
Glen Rose ISD$196,00021Cleburne, Glen Rose, Nemo, Rainbow78southwestGlen Rose ISD - DFW International Airport
Godley ISD$215,00081Benbrook, Fort Worth, Godley, Joshua57southwestGodley ISD - DFW International Airport
Granbury ISD$185,00055Cresson, DeCordova, Granbury60southwestGranbury ISD - DFW International Airport
Grand Prairie ISD$145,00048Dallas, Grand Prairie16southGrand Prairie ISD - DFW International Airport
Grandview ISD$135,00023Grandview60southGrandview ISD - DFW International Airport
Grapevine-Colleyville ISD$343,0005Colleyville, Euless, Grapevine, Hurst7northwestGrapevine-Colleyville ISD - DFW International Airport
Greenville ISD$112,30794Greenville70eastGreenville ISD - DFW International Airport
Highland Park ISD$1,361,3591Dallas, Highland Park, University Park20southeastHighland Park ISD - DFW International Airport
Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD$183,00024Arlington, Bedford, Colleyville, Euless, Fort Worth, Hurst, North Richland Hills10southwestHurst-Euless-Bedford ISD - DFW International Airport
Irving ISD$150,00063Grand Prairie, Irving10southeastIrving ISD - DFW International Airport
Joshua ISD$170,75037Burleson, Cleburne, Crowley, Joshua, Keene44southwestJoshua ISD - DFW International Airport
Kaufman ISD$125,50077Kaufman, Oak Ridge54southeastKaufman ISD - DFW International Airport
Keene ISD$105,50059Keene55southwestKeene ISD - DFW International Airport
Keller ISD$219,50017Colleyville, Fort Worth, Haltom City, Hurst, Keller, North Richland Hills, Southlake, Watauga, Westlake16westKeller ISD - DFW International Airport
Kemp ISD$99,00086Kemp, Scurry65southeastKemp ISD - DFW International Airport
Kennedale ISD$179,05041Arlington, Kennedale27southwestKennedale ISD - DFW International Airport
Krum ISD$172,75038Krum, Ponder, Sanger39northwestKrum ISD - DFW International Airport
Lake Dallas ISD$188,45031Corinth, Hickory Creek, Lake Dallas, Shady Shores20northLake Dallas ISD - DFW International Airport
Lake Worth ISD$125,00195Fort Worth, Lake Worth, Sansom Park28westLake Worth ISD - DFW International Airport
Lancaster ISD$126,05080Lancaster35southeastLancaster ISD - DFW International Airport
Lewisville ISD$270,00020Carrollton, Coppell, Copper Canyon, Double Oak, Flower Mound, Highland Village, Frisco, Lewisville, Little Elm, Plano, The Colony12northLewisville ISD - DFW International Airport
Little Elm ISD$215,50053Frisco, Lakewood Village, Little Elm, Oak Point, The Colony 27northeastLittle Elm ISD - DFW International Airport
Lovejoy ISD$460,0003Fairview, Lucas, Allen, McKinney, Wylie41northeastLovejoy ISD - DFW International Airport
Mansfield ISD$200,00027Arlington, Burleson, Fort Worth, Grand Prairie, Mansfield28southMansfield ISD - DFW International Airport
Maypearl ISD$232,00046Maypearl, Waxahachie50southMaypearl ISD - DFW International Airport
McKinney ISD$265,00015Fairview, Lowry Crossing, Lucas, McKinney, New Hope38northeastMcKinney ISD - DFW International Airport
Melissa ISD$215,00022McKinney, Melissa45northeastMelissa ISD - DFW International Airport
Mesquite ISD$127,50074Balch Springs, Garland, Mesquite, Seagoville35southeastMesquite ISD - DFW International Airport
Midlothian ISD$220,00025Cedar Hill, Midlothian, Ovilla, Waxahachie37southMidlothian ISD - DFW International Airport
Millsap ISD$190,00093Millsap, Weatherford68westMillsap ISD - DFW International Airport
Northwest ISD$200,00012Aurora, Flower Mound, Fort Worth, Haslet, Justin, New Fairview, Newark, Northlake, Rhome, Roanoke, Southlake, Trophy Club29westNorthwest ISD - DFW International Airport
Palmer ISD$184,00085Palmer, Waxahachie49southeastPalmer ISD - DFW International Airport
Paradise ISD$214,75033Decatur, Paradise, Springtown50northwestParadise ISD - DFW International Airport
Peaster ISD$190,00065Poolville, Weatherford63westPeaster ISD - DFW International Airport
Plano ISD$291,20011Allen, Dallas, Lucas, Murphy, Parker, Plano, Richardson, Wylie30northeastPlano ISD - DFW International Airport
Ponder ISD$178,80044Dish, Justin, Ponder37northwestPonder ISD - DFW International Airport
Poolville ISD$239,75076Poolville, Springtown59westPoolville ISD - DFW International Airport
Princeton ISD$165,00061Lowry Crossing, Princeton48northeastPrinceton ISD - DFW International Airport
Prosper ISD$343,00010Celina, Frisco, McKinney, Prosper35northeastProsper ISD - DFW International Airport
Quinlan ISD$132,00098Hawk Cove, Quinlan, Royse City, Terrell, Union Valley, West Tawakoni, Wills Point65eastQuinlan ISD - DFW International Airport
Red Oak ISD$171,80054Glenn Heights, Oak Leaf, Ovilla, Red Oak, Waxahachie41southeastRed Oak ISD - DFW International Airport
Richardson ISD$280,00018Dallas, Garland, Richardson25eastRichardson ISD - DFW International Airport
Rio Vista ISD$134,25072Cleburne, Grandview, Rio Vista65southwestRio Vista ISD - DFW International Airport
Rockwall ISD$246,00014Fate, Forney, Heath, McLendon Chisholm, Rockwall, Rowlett, Royse City, Wylie44eastRockwall ISD - DFW International Airport
Royse City ISD$169,50039Fate, Royse City55eastRoyse City ISD - DFW International Airport
Sanger ISD$149,00066Sanger40northSanger ISD - DFW International Airport
Scurry-Rosser ISD$177,11583Rosser, Scurry57southwestScurry-Rosser ISD - DFW International Airport
Springtown ISD$155,00071Azle, Boyd, Paradise, Reno, Scurry, Springtown, Weatherford48westSpringtown ISD - DFW International Airport
Sunnyvale ISD$360,00013Sunnyvale37eastSunnyvale ISD - DFW International Airport
Terrell ISD$124,50096Terrell55eastTerrell ISD - DFW International Airport
Venus ISD$127,50067Alvarado, Venus35southVenus ISD - DFW International Airport
Waxahachie ISD$160,90047Forreston, Midlothian, Red Oak, Waxahachie45southWaxahachie ISD - DFW International Airport
Weatherford ISD$181,00058Hudson Oaks, Springtown, Weatherford, Willow Park49westWeatherford ISD - DFW International Airport
White Settlement ISD$135,00050Fort Worth, Lakeside, White Settlement36westWhite Settlement ISD - DFW International Airport
Wills Point ISD$132,50089Terrell, Wills Point70eastWills Point ISD - DFW International Airport
Wylie ISD$218,75019Lavon, Murphy, Sachse, St. Paul, Wylie38eastWylie ISD - DFW International Airport


Note: Best school districts rankings from analysis presented on best school districts in Dallas Fort Worth page.

Sources: North Texas Real Estate Information Systems Inc. / 2016 existing single-family homes sales and price data; Google Maps.




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