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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 2018 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.
North Dallas livability factors
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.
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.
Recent home sales
Compared to previous year sales, on average, prices of north Dallas MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during the three months ending April 30, 2017 increased 4.8 percent ... median price of the homes sold $555,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $170,000 to $3.4 million ... average house size 3,210 square feet, average price per square foot $220.40 and average house age 40.5 years ... houses sold averaged 49 days on market ... 3.4 months average supply of homes listed for sale during month of April
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.
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 2.88 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 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.
7323 Hill Forest Drive, Dallas, TX - $700,000
4910 Heatherbrook Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,900
4333 Boca Bay Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000
4334 Boca Bay Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000
4207 Melissa Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,000
6323 Preston Crest Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,000
5605 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX - $695,000
7225 Stonetrail Drive, Dallas, TX - $695,000
7109 Baxtershire Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,900
5802 Over Downs Drive, Dallas, TX - $685,000
4435 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX - $675,000
6815 Chevy Chase Avenue, Dallas, TX - $675,000
4207 Valley Ridge Road, Dallas, TX - $674,900
5731 Mcshann Road, Dallas, TX - $669,000
10710 Royal Park Drive, Dallas, TX - $650,000
More about living in Dallas
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Listing information last updated on January 20th, 2019 at 4:45pm CST.