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Living In North Dallas


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to north Dallas and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in north Dallas in 2019 is like. North Dallas livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced north Dallas 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 north Dallas.


LivingNorth Dallas livability factors


Neighborhoods

A big reason living in north Dallas is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this north Dallas neighborhoods link for profiles that describe some of the best and most popular of these neighborhoods.

Local schools

Neighborhoods in north Dallas area are served by Plano Independent School District, Dallas Independent School District, Richardson Independent School District, Highland Park Independent School District and Carrollton-Farmers Branch School District schools.

Click on this North Dallas schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all north Dallas public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this 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 in and near the north area Dallas are identified on this park cities/north Dallas private schools page.


Commutes

Approximately 12 miles and 12 minutes drive time without traffic from central north Dallas to the Legacy business center ... 16 miles and 19 minutes to DFW International Airport ... 12 miles and 16 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.

Property taxes

Students living in north Dallas attend schools operated by five separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, north Dallas real estate property tax rates for2017 range from 2.64 percent to 2.91 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 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 north Dallas

Key to understanding what living in north Dallas is like is knowing about north Dallas housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the north Dallas single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed north Dallas single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this north Dallas 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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7007 Royal Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,581 SQFT
  • 47 DAYS
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This Is It! Exceptionally Remodeled 1 Story On Huge Lot!~two Master Suites! ~ Roof & Lt Leaf Filter Gutters Replaced Nov 2019 ~ Sound Proof Windows!!! ~rare Floor Plan Feat 3 Bdrms, 3 Full Baths, & Also A Flexible Bonus Rm (study, Playrm, Craft Rm...

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7331 Lane Park Court, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,414 SQFT
  • 110 DAYS
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This Beautiful Lane Park Home Welcomes You With Soaring Ceilings, Formal Living Room With A Fireplace And Dining Room On Either Side Of A Stunning Staircase. The Open Kitchen And Den Create A Wonderful Living Space. The Kitchen Has An Island, Do...

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5722 Over Downs Drive, Dallas, TX - $698,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 3,709 SQFT
  • 48 DAYS
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Custom Built, Especially Well-appointed Larger Home In This Extremely Popular Patio Home Pocket Of Preston Hollow. Huge Great Room And True Master Ste W His-her Baths & Huge Kitchen-breakfast Room All Adjacent To Pretty Pool, Creek, Iron Fence, La...

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7347 Hill Forest Drive, Dallas, TX - $695,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,662 SQFT
  • 158 DAYS
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Pristine Gem In The Gated Community Of Lake Forest. Shows Like A Model Home! New Roof, Recent Hvac Units, Glimmering Hardwoods, Arched Doorways - Just Some Of The Many Features Of This Property. Short Walk To Tennis, Pickleball, Swimming, Big And...

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4318 Echo Glen Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,687 SQFT
  • 229 DAYS
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Top Notch Designer Renovation By Emro Homes. Modern Finish Out With Open Floor Plan. Inviting Entry With Sweeping Kitchen Island, Dining Area That Stretches Right Into The Living Room, Gas Log Fireplace, Vaulted Ceilings. Perfect For Year Round En...

6814 Lakehurst Avenue, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.1 Baths
  • 1,412 SQFT
  • 145 DAYS
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Imagine Building Your New Dream Home Here! One Of The Last Available Lots In The Prestigious Heart Of Preston Hollow, This Oversized, Heavily Treed Lot Is An Excellent Site For New Construction. A Short Drive To Your Favorites… Northpark Mall, Ken...

11338 Hillcrest Road, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,543 SQFT
  • 187 DAYS
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Fully Renovated Spacious Home Located In Preston Hollow Area. The Original Floor Plan Has Been Modified Creating An Inviting And Open Floor Plan Ideal For Entertaining. Kitchen Features Stainless-steel Appliances, Gas Cooktop, Oversized Island, Gr...

12708 Sunlight Drive, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,839 SQFT
  • 82 DAYS
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Situated Near The End Of The Cul De Sac On A Quiet Street, A Private Courtyard At The Entrance And Three Additional Private Patios Make This Zero-lot Line Unique. Lots Of Windows And Outdoor Views Offer The Enjoyment Of Outdoors Without A Lot Of M...

6926 Royal Lane, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,128 SQFT
  • 27 DAYS
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Fully Remodeled Home In The Heart Of North Dallas With Modern And Luxurious Finishes Inside And Out! As You Walk Through The Stunning Front Door, You're Greeted By Hardwood Floors And A Wide Open Floor Plan. Copper Accents Are Scattered Throughout...

6023 Shetland Drive, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,756 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Updated Transitional One Story In Prime Location! Beautiful Woodwork And High End Finishes Throughout This Open, Split-bedroom Floor Plan. Completely Remodeled Modern Kitchen Complete With Custom Cabinetry, Quartz Countertops, Built-in Refrigerato...

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4425 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $669,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,170 SQFT
  • 210 DAYS
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Stunning & Vacant 1 Story Remodel With Open Layout. Located In The Heart Of Private School Corridor. This Meticulously Maintained Home Features A Long List Of Updates Like The Newly 2018 Remodeled Kitchen Including Ss Appliances, New Cabinets & Co...

6722 Mimosa Lane, Dallas, TX - $665,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,643 SQFT
  • 33 DAYS
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Excellent Building Site For New Construction In Preston Hollow On A Quiet Street. Sold For Lot Value. Spacious 77x150 Lot. One Of The Last Available Lots In The Heart Of The Prestigious Preston Hollow. As A Real Bonus There Is A 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath...

7322 Inglecliff Drive, Dallas, TX - $665,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,910 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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Well Maintained One Owner Gem In The Popular Meadows Subdivision. All Living Spaces Boast Gorgeous Natural Light, Unique Architectural Features And Abundance Of Space! Classic 1970's Built In Bar Adjacent To The Den. Four Generous Sized Bedrooms E...

4365 Fawnhollow Drive, Dallas, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,172 SQFT
  • 116 DAYS
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This Beautiful Home Has So Much To Offer. As You Walk In You Will Notice The Beautiful Bamboo Wood Floors. This Home Features An Amazing Updated Kitchen With All Bosch Stainless Steel Appliances. The Home Also Has A Full Water Filtration System Fo...

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4324 Rickover Drive, Dallas, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,010 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Is A Great House In A Great Location. It Features A Well Laid Out, Well Equipped Kitchen, A Beautiful Master Suite With Heated Floors In The Master Bath And A Cedar Closet In The Hallway. The Pool Area Has A Gated Fence For Safety And Is Pe...


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Listing information last updated on May 28th, 2020 at 1:45am CDT.