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Living In Flower Mound TX


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


Living in Flower Mound real estate and homes for saleFlower Mound livability factors


2019 best Dallas suburbs rank: 7

Click this best places to live in Dallas link for complete rankings, metrics and analysis methodology.

  2018 public schools academic performance index: 81.4
  2017 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 9.8
  2017 median single family house value: $312,000
  2017 residences owner occupied: 86.9%
  2017 median household income: $128,426
  2017 population: 76,681
  2013 - 2017 population growth: 12.2%


Flower Mound public schools rank ninth among 2019 Dallas suburbs with best public schools and its principal high schools, Flower Mound High School and Marcus High School, rank ninth and thirteenth among the 2019 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. Flower Mound also has the twenty-third lowest overall crime rate and and the nineteeth highest percentage of owner-occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs. Its prevailing tax rate is in the bottom quartile of property tax rates in the Dallas area. Some of the ways Flower Mound is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Flower Mound is located in south central Denton County, approximately 28 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 33 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Flower Mound's proximity to DFW International Airport, the Las Colinas business center and downtown Dallas is likely to make Flower Mound residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

Flower Mound public schools are not only among the best in the DFW metroplex, they are among the best in the State of Texas ... most school age children who reside in Flower Mound are eligible to attend Lewisville Independent School District schools ... Denton Independent School District serves four subdivisions and Argyle Independent School District serves two subdivisions, all located in northwest Flower Mound ... two subdivisions on the west end of Flower Mound are served by the Northwest Independent School District

Click on this Flower Mound schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all Flower Mound public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this best 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 near Flower Mound are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.

Neighborhoods

A big reason living in Flower Mound is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this Flower Mound neighborhoods link for profiles that describe some of the best and most popular of these neighborhoods. Other great north Dallas area neighborhoods are identified on this best DFW neighborhoods page.


Single-family homes

Single-family homes (identified as one-unit, detached houses by the U.S. Census Bureau) account for 91.9 percent of the Flower Mound residences ... median value of owner-occupied single-family homes is $312,000 ... about 77 percent of Flower Mound housing units have been built during the past 25 or so years ... approximately two percent of these residences are more than 50 years old ... about two percent of Flower Mound housing units have been constructed since 2014


New home construction

There currently is limited new home construction occurring in Flower Mound. Click on this new construction homes link to see all new Flower Mound homes that are currently listed for sale. If you thinking about buying a new construction home, you may want to carefully consider the guidance about builder quality provided on this DFW best home builders page.

I frequently am asked by folks who have never bought a new construction home if they should be assisted by a buyer’s agent when selecting a builder and when negotiating their new home purchase. Most of the time my answers are "Yes" and "Yes."


Community amenities/activities

One of the outstanding things about living in Flower Mound is its exceptional community amenities.

Commutes

Approximately 12 miles and 18 minutes drive time without traffic from central Flower Mound to DFW International Airport passenger terminals ... 19 miles and 24 minutes to the Las Colinas business center ... 28 miles and 33 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.

Nearby shopping centers

Demographics

2017 estimated population 76,681 ... population density 1,829 residents per square mile ... 12.2 percent population increase between 2013 - 2017 ... 2017 annual median household income $128,426 ... 86.9 percent of Flower Mound residences are owner occupied

Additional demographic information about Flower Mound and similar information about other DFW cities and towns are available by clicking on this more about DFW suburbs link.

Property taxes

Flower Mound is located in two counties and students living in Flower Mound attend schools operated by three separate school districts. Since these entities have different tax rates, Flower Mound real estate property tax rates for 2017 are 2.08 percent to 2.45 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.

Cities/towns near Flower Mound

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Bartonville1,732$585,000$139,2507northeast
Coppell2041,941$344,300$119,9369southeast
Copper Canyon1,457$367,700$127,5267north
Double Oak133,079$410,500$138,3335north
Grapevine3653,982$273,600$83,6759south
Highland Village816,587$327,600$141,7869northeast
Lewisville75106,021$172,100$59,9648east
Marshall Creek12west
Northlake392,776$339,000$68,12517northeast
Roanoke278,135$248,600$67,21813west
Trophy Club1112,340$348,100$139,35616west


Note: Best cities/towns rank derived from analysis presented on best Dallas suburbs page.

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, State of Texas Comptroller and Google Maps.


Moderately priced homes for sale in Flower Mound

Key to understanding what living in Flower Mound is like is knowing about Flower Mound housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Flower Mound single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Flower Mound single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Flower Mound 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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2213 Lakeway Terrace, Flower Mound, TX - $558,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,389 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Great Large Family Home In Wonderful Fm Neighborhood. Master Down & 4 Addl Bedrooms & Game Room Up. Sits On Double Lot With Wonderful Diving Pool & Extended Covered Patio. Plenty Of Yard Left For Pets & Play. Kitchen Open To Family Room. Hot Tub &...

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3328 Brittany Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $465,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,871 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Don't Miss This Opportunity To Live In The Highly Sought After Wellington Community In Flower Mound. Bright Opening To The Large Living Area Featuring Impressive Cast Stone Fireplace And Wall Of Windows Overlooking The Backyard. Upstairs Features ...

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2105 Friar Court, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,976 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Welcome To This 1 Owner Home That Has An Amazing Floorplan! You Will Love The Open Concept As Well As The High Ceilings Throughout. There Are 2 Fireplaces And One Is In The Huge Master Suite! The Master Closet Is Also A Great Feature. Also, You Wi...

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4105 Mustang Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,673 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Come See This Seldomly Found Bridlewood David Weekley Floor Plan & Enjoy All The Amenities Offered, Together With Award Winning Schools! Home Has Great Use Of Space With Hand Scraped Hardwood Floors, Custom Mantle, & Walk In Closets In All Bedroom...

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6104 Cobble Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $485,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,712 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Gorgeous 4 Bedroom Home With Pool Oasis In A Semi-cul-de-sac. This Almost 3000sq.ft. Home Is Waiting For Your Family! Located In Highly Desirable Stone Hill Farms Neighborhood With Top Rated Schools. The Backyard Covered Patio Creates A Beautifu...

Photo of Listing #14599972

1701 Arrow Wood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $490,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,795 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Active On June 17th, All Offers Submitted By June 20th. Professionally Updated 5 Bedroom, 3.5 Baths Gleaming With Oasis Pool Views Thru Large Walls Of Windows From Open Concept Kitchen, Dining, Living Room And The Master Suite On First Floor Split...

Photo of Listing #14600765

1201 Rustic Timbers Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $500,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,080 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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This Immaculate Corner Lot Two Story Sits Across From A Neighborhood Park!! The Front Porch Two Story Entry Opens To Separate Formals. The Island Kitchen Has Tile Floors And Backsplash And Granite Counters With Stainless Appliances, Double Ovens...

Photo of Listing #14603243

3405 Dorchester Court, Flower Mound, TX - $500,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,060 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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In The Final Scene Of The Rom-com-27 Dresses- The Bride And Groom Are Standing At The Altar And The Groom Asks His Bride If The Wedding Is Everything She Thought It Would Be And She Glibly Answers -no-. Then She Looks At Him, Flashes A Glorious Sm...

Photo of Listing #14598017

1201 Cherry Brook Way, Flower Mound, TX - $530,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,020 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Picturuesque Half Acre Creek Lot With Tons Of Mature Trees! Fall In Love With This Warm & Inviting Floorplan Graced With Fresh Paint, Wood & Travertine Floors, Soaring Ceilings & Updated Bathrooms, Plus Recent Carpet, Blinds, Hvac Units & Water He...

Photo of Listing #14600799

508 Newport Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $350,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,093 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Don’t Miss This Rare Opportunity To Own A Well-maintained & Updated 4 Bedroom At An Incredible Value. Conveniently Located In Idyllic, Family-friendly Flower Mound, Home Of Award-winning Schools, There Is No Wasted Space In This Exceptionally Effi...

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1409 Saint Francis Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $489,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,026 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Impeccably Maintained & Updated For The Most Meticulous Buyer With Plantation Shutters, Tile Wood-look Flooring, Rod Iron Staircase With Extensive Molding, Custom Lighting, Gourmet Kitchen With Bosch Ss Appliances, Gas Cooktop, Glass Subway Tile ...

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1116 Cripple Creek Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $429,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,234 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Stunning One Story Home In Desirable Flower Mound Neighborhood! Home Welcomes You With Gorgeous Curb Appeal, & Landscaping! Home Features Great Floorplan With Master Suite On One Side, And Secondary Bedrooms On The Opposite. Large Living Room With...

Photo of Listing #14599236

4216 Sharondale Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $460,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,423 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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This 2,423 Square Foot Home Is Located In The Wonderful Wellington Neighborhood. Downstairs You Find A Study With French Doors And Abundant Natural Light. Formal Dining, Family Room With Fireplace And Views Of The Backyard, Kitchen And Powder Bat...

Photo of Listing #14603825

3105 Springwood Road, Flower Mound, TX - $369,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,138 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Multiple Offers Received--deadline To Submit Sunday June 20 At 5:00 P.m. Beautiful David Weekley One Story Home In Central Flower Mound Just West Of The John Thomas Wildflower Preserve And Right Across From The Beautiful Stone Creek Park! This Ho...


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Listing information last updated on June 19th, 2021 at 4:31pm CDT.