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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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4337 Mill Creek Road, Dallas, TX - $700,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,976 SQFT
  • 37 DAYS
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One Of A Kind In Highly Sought After Carriage Square Subdivision. Owner Has Taken Great Measures To Customize Home With Commercial Grade Finishes And Equipment All Through-out. The House Spells Customized Luxury Through Every Room; Walk Through Ce...

7317 Fieldgate Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,308 SQFT
  • 47 DAYS
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Location! Location! Traditional Ranch Home Sits In Sought-after Meadows On A Beautiful Almost Half-acre Lot, Fully Landscaped With Plenty Of Trees And Privacy. Flexible Floorplan Perfect For Everyday Living! Nice Split Formals With Picture Windo...

4231 Merrell Road, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,547 SQFT
  • 24 DAYS
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Desirable Preston Hollow Area Completely Renovated And Ready For Move In. 3 Bed, 2 Bath With Clean Lines Perfect For Contemporary Living. Kitchen And Bath Renovated 2016. Large Backyard With Low Maintenance Landscaping, Beautiful Pool And Mature ...

7228 Helsem Bend, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,354 SQFT
  • 16 DAYS
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Stunning, Updated Beauty In Waterford On The Park Nestled On A Private Street. Wood Floors, Walls Of Windows, Custom Millwork, High Ceilings, Family Room With Views Of The Serene Patio With An Arbor & A Gorgeous Reproduction Fountain. Fully Remode...

11219 Saint Judes Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,466 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Refined Single Story Contemporary In Desirable Jan Mar Area Awaits Your Art Collection! Vaulted Ceilings In Spacious Living Area Add Light & Height & Showcase The Wall Of Windows. Master Retreat With Fireplace And Generous Master Closet Opens To B...

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3905 Candlenut, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,100 SQFT
  • 96 DAYS
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$100k Reduction & Gorgeous!!! Completely Gut Rehab. Fully New Applianced Kitchen With Huge Breakfast Island. Reconfigured & Expanded Kitchen & Family Rm For Entertainment With New Full Bath On 1st Foor. New Security, Electrical, Plumbing, Hardwood...

4435 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,410 SQFT
  • 48 DAYS
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Beautiful, Fully Updated Preston Hollow Home Within Steps Of The Northaven Trail. Near Most Of The Premier Private Schools. Studs Up Remodel. High Ceilings, Open Floor Plan. New Floors Throughout. New Trane Ac And Water Heater 4 Bedrooms And ...

7723 Verbena Court, Dallas, TX - $691,530

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,565 SQFT
  • 132 DAYS
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Close Out Pricing - Final Opportunities! New Plan E! Only 1 Available! Spacious Master Suite On Ground Floor & Large Open Concept Living-kitchen-dining With Soaring Ceilings. Secondary Living Room Upstairs & Private Office Or Den. Located In Nort...

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6631 Tulip Lane, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,937 SQFT
  • 152 DAYS
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Motivated Seller! Location, Large Corner Lot 100 X 160 16,000 Sqft , Great Trees. Half Of The House Was Added In 2015 With Great 2 Story Climate Controlled Garage. Garage Was Built To Add Second Story Above It If Wanted. Original Front Part Of Ho...

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5815 Elderwood Drive, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,516 SQFT
  • 125 DAYS
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Wonderfully Renovated Single-story Home In Northaven Park. Nestled Beneath A Canopy Of Mature Trees This Home Features A Flexible Floorplan With 4 Beds And The Option Of Using Fourth Bedroom As A Den. Lovely Open Kitchen With Maple Cabinets, New Q...

4207 Valley Ridge Road, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 3,600 SQFT
  • 30 DAYS
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.46 Acre On Great Lot 105 X 195, Great Lot To Build New On Or To Remodel The Home, Multi Million Dollar Homes All Down The Street, New Construction At $300+ Per Foot Mature Oak Trees And Crepe Myrtles

6032 Linden Lane, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,196 SQFT
  • 21 DAYS
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Spacious Renovated Home With A Sparkling Pool And Completely Decked Out Backyard Including A Grill And Two Separate Sitting Areas Perfect For Those Texas Summer Months.five Bedroom Home, Four Bathrooms, Media Room, Workout Room, And A Very Generou...

6831 Glendora, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,990 SQFT
  • 16 DAYS
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Situated On Expansive Lot In Desirable Preston Hollow, This Ranch Style Home Is In Excellent Condition, But Ripe For A Cosmetic Update Or A Significant Addition. The Home Has Been Meticulously Maintained. The Beautiful Pebbletech-surfaced, Salt-wa...

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5820 Orchid Lane, Dallas, TX - $679,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,012 SQFT
  • 59 DAYS
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Fully Renovated - Beautifully Laid Out, Light & Bright Home With Large Living Spaces, High Ceilings & Windows, Gorgeous Crown Moldings, Solid Hardwoods & Porcelain Tile Flooring Throughout. Bosch Double Ovens & Built-in Sub-zero. Chef's Kitchen Ha...

11330 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $679,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,010 SQFT
  • 44 DAYS
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This Classic Mid-century Modern Home Offers One Story Living On A Beautiful, Quiet Street In Prestigious Preston Hollow. Desirable Open Floor Plan Enhanced By Walls Of Huge Windows Provide Amazing Natural Light. Great Flow With Open Living Room, K...


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Listing information last updated on September 19th, 2019 at 8:15pm CDT.