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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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11324 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $700,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,668 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home With Chef's Kitchen, Viking Appliances, Generous Counter Space, Open Kitchen & Den With Hardwoods And A Vaulted Ceiling. This Home Is Perfect For Entertaining With Open Living Spaces That Pour Out Onto The Flagstone Patio...

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4575 Thunder Road, Dallas, TX - $700,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,960 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Stunning & Majestic! Move-in Ready! This Won't Last Long! This Grand Multi Generation Home Has A Cedar Lined Sauna! Found In The Heart Of The Private School Corridor! Imagine Serenity As You Enter This Home With Its 5 Spacious Bedrooms,a Bonus Mud...

7237 Helsem Bend, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,100 SQFT
  • 306 DAYS
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This Stunning Home Is Sure To Impress, With The 26 Ft Ceilings And The Beautiful View Of The Living Area From The Upper Gallery. Flow Is Great From The Gourmet Kitchen With Its High Gloss Lacquered Cabinetry Imported From Germany To The Dining And...

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7108 Helsem Bend, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,938 SQFT
  • 81 DAYS
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A+ Floorplan In Dallas’ Secluded Waterford On The Park Subdivision, Feat: 44 Homes, Pool, Tennis Court In A Private Natural Setting W. A Lake & Jogging Path. Ideal 4 Family Fun & Entertaining W. 3 Living Areas, 3 Bedrms W. Large Master Down & 2.5 ...

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6135 Churchill Way, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,042 SQFT
  • 74 DAYS
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Beautifully Renovated Ranch On Nearly A Half Acre Lot In The Preston Hollow Area. Get Ready For Relaxing Summer Days In The Private Rear Yard Oasis With Modern Pool Including Fire Features And Waterfalls, Large Open Patio With Double Sided Firepla...

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6681 Crestway Court, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,446 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Exquisite Preston Hollow Custom Home With Serene Outdoor Garden Living Areas. Relax And Enjoy The Lush Foliage In The Two Zen Gardens And Private Backyard Oasis With Soothing Water Feature. This Elegant 4 Bed, 3 Bath Home Is Full Of Natural Light ...

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7124 Midbury Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,444 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Updated Eudora Estates One Story Home On Oversized 107x150' Lot. Mature Trees, Landscaped & Large Rear Yard. Light & Bright Inviting Home With Designer Paints, Natural Light & 2015 Low E Windows! Beautiful Hand-scraped Solid Hardwood Floors, Eleg...

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7310 Lane Park Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,450 SQFT
  • 249 DAYS
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Welcome To This Wonderful 3 Bed 2 And A Half Bath Home In Preston Hollow. This Home Has Endless Potential. Upon Entry You Are Welcomed By A Formal Dining Room And Crystal Chandelier Then Large Living Room With Fireplace. The Kitchen Has Been Up...

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7007 Joyce Way, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,987 SQFT
  • 194 DAYS
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Dreamy, One Story Windsor Park Classic Traditional Home, Beautifully Updated In 2017. Dazzling Light And Bright Home With Double-pane Windows And Plantation Shutters. Redesigned Floorplan With Kitchen Open To Large Family Room. Gourmet Kitchen Wit...

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7327 Hill Forest Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,480 SQFT
  • 102 DAYS
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Stunning Two Story Home In Lake Forest. This Light And Bright Home Has Wood Floors Throughout. Kitchen Is Open To The Family Room With A Fireplace. Kitchen Features Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite Counters, Island, And Bar Stool Seating. Two D...

6806 Royal Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,435 SQFT
  • 60 DAYS
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This Lovely 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bath Home With Diving Pool, Has Been Completely Remodeled. The Ac Is Less That A Year Old. The Roof Was Replaced Less Than 5 Years Ago. The Exterior Was Painted In 2018. The Hot Water Heater Is Brand New. Outside T...

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11342 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,647 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Updated Home On Large Treed Lot With Fabulous Backyard, Salt Water Pool, And Tons Of Play Space. Wood Flooring, Granite In The Kitchen, And A Huge Master Bedroom That Includes A Luxury Bath, Fireplace, Sitting Area, And Access To The Pool And Outd...

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7233 Helsem Bend, Dallas, TX - $689,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,370 SQFT
  • 206 DAYS
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Exquisite! Extensive Remodel On This Lovely Home Fantastic Floorplan, Conveniently Located In Highly Regarded Waterford On The Park! All Living Areas & Master Down, Only 2 Bedrooms & One Bath Up! Eleven Foot Ceilings! Kitchen Offers Cherry Wood Ca...

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4817 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,268 SQFT
  • 27 DAYS
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Fully Remodeled With Modern And Luxurious Finishes! Open Concept Main Living Features Hardwood Floors, New Lighting, Fixtures, Marble Wall Fireplace, And Separate Sun Room Overlooking The Pool! The Kitchen Has Granite And Backsplash, Commercial Ap...

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12312 Brittany Circle, Dallas, TX - $687,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,520 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Situated On A Private Cul De Sac, This One Story Classic Home Offers Many Amenities. Gracious Living Areas Great For Entertaining, High Ceilings, Crown Moldings, 3 Fireplaces, Wet Bar With Icemaker, Lots Of Windows, Skylight, Subzero And An Abunda...


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Listing information last updated on May 21st, 2019 at 11:45pm CDT.