Connect

Find us on...

Dashboard

DFW residential real estate » Best Dallas suburbs » Flower Mound

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

from Flower Mound              
city/townbest
cities/towns
rank
2016
population
2017 median
house price
2016 median
household income
milesdirection             
from Trophy Club              
city/townbest
cities/towns
rank
populationmedian
house value
median
household income
milesdirection             
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.

Map Save this Search
Sort listings by:New Listings First
Photo of Listing #14272248

11375 Bull Head Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $488,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,312 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
View details More Photos Save

Impressive K Hovnanian New Construction Home In Sought After Flower Mound Location With Argyle Schools. Enjoy Stunning Wood Floors In Main Traffic Areas Including Entry, Dining, Living, Kitchen And Office. Gourmet Kitchen With Abundant Cabinetry F...

Photo of Listing #14312270

11383 Misty Ridge Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $440,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,667 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
View details More Photos Save

1.5 Story Is Full Of Custom Upgrades! Over $15,000 In Upgrades, Including Voice-app Control Of Major House Lighting, Thermostats, Sec Cameras & Sprnklrs. Garage, Closets & Laundry Have Added Or Re-built Cust Shelving-tons Of Storage. Ext Entry Has...

Photo of Listing #14312517

3516 Jennifer Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $529,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,762 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Definitely A Ten! The Center Spotlight Proudly Shines On This 5 Bedroom, 4 Bath, 4 Living Area Home Built By Highland. Rich, Wood Floors In Living, Dining & Entry Greet You When You First Enter. The Large, Well Designed Kitchen Has An Abundance Of...

Photo of Listing #14311639

1916 Kipling Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $489,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,380 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Stunning Two Story Home In Desirable Flower Mound Neighborhood! New Tile In Entryway Opens To Dining Room, And Two Large Living Rooms With Connecting Fireplace And Soaring Ceilings With Tons Of Natural Light! Gorgeous Gourmet Island Kitchen With L...

Photo of Listing #14311830

2316 Heather Ridge Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $379,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,109 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Gorgeous Two Story Home In Desirable Flower Mound Neighborhood! Home Opens To Living Room And Dining Room With Soaring Ceilings And Tons Of Natural Light! Additional Large Living Room With Fireplace Overlooks Island Kitchen With Breakfast Room, Pe...

Photo of Listing #14308763

2025 Ring Teal Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $395,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,183 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Virtual Open House Available. This Single Story Home On Huge Lot With Sparkling Pool Won't Last Long! Waterfall Feature On The Backside Of Pool And Fire Pit On The Front Is Perfect For Hours Of Relaxing Or Entertaining. You Will Also Find Grill-b...

Photo of Listing #14300245

3520 Nandina Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,971 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Spacious Wellington Beauty With A Fabulous Floorplan! You'll Feel Right At Home In This Open-concept Layout Graced With Vaulted 2 Story Ceilings, Crown Molding, Art Niches, Sound System Wiring & Tons Of Windows. The Gourmet Kitchen Features Granit...

Photo of Listing #14311145

2604 Exall Street, Flower Mound, TX - $589,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,607 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

3d Tour Is Available. Beautiful Darling Home In Prestine Condition. Highly Sought After Lakeside Community In Flower Mound. Brick And Stone Elevation. Backyard Facing Beautiful Park With Walking Trail And Trees. Planation Shutters, Handscrapped ...

Photo of Listing #14310256

3305 Augusta Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $510,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,824 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Luxurious Outdoor Living And Pride Of Home Ownership Is Available To You. In This Desirable Glenwick Estates Community In Flower Mound, This House Boasts An Open Floor Plan, A Kitchen Designed For Entertaining, Plenty Of Room To Spread Out And ton...

Photo of Listing #14306083

4408 Villa Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $477,440

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,566 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Megatel Homes' Greenwich Plan Is A Favorite! Fabulous Floor Plan Is Located In The Most Desirable Community In Flower Mound, The River Walk! Restaurants, Hospital, Hotel And Shopping, All Within Walking Distance. The River Flowing Through The Com...

Photo of Listing #14309178

6332 Crossvine Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $350,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,987 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Wonderful Home In The Highly Sought Out Neighborhood Of Canyon Falls, Close To Schools And Shopping. As You Enter The Home, A Formal Dining Room Off The Foyer. Open Floor Plan In Main Living Area With Open Kitchen And Breakfast Area. Main Living R...

Photo of Listing #14310273

4512 Kyle Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $495,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,964 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Coveted Location In Bridlewood With Four Bedrooms, Three Full Baths, Two Living Areas, Two Dining Areas, Study And Three Car Garage. Nicely Updated, Open Floor Plan With Hardwood Floors Downstairs. Fireplace In The Family Room Creates The Perfec...

Photo of Listing #14309468

4021 Hideaway, Flower Mound, TX - $395,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,258 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

New Build In Flower Mound Under $400k With No Hoa! Great Location To Build Your Home On Large Corner Lot. Two Blocks To The Trails Of Grapevine Lake. Just Minutes To Shopping Including Walmart And Walgreen. Highly Sought After Schools With Bus ...

Photo of Listing #14307758

3311 Juniper Street, Flower Mound, TX - $489,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,354 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

So Much Home For The Money! Country Living In The City With Flower Mound Isd! Oversized Lot (.33 Acre) Backs To Greenbelt And Creek. No Back Neighbors, No Hoa Fees, No City Taxes. Fresh Paint Thruout. Lots Of Flexible Space In This 4 Bedroom Home ...

6513 Elderberry Way, Flower Mound, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,765 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
View details More Photos Save

Wow! What A Beautiful Home! Come See This Calatlantic Built Home In The Master Planned Community Of Canyon Falls. Luxurious 3,765 Sqft 5br, 4ba, 3car Garage With A Gated Courtyard As You Enter And Greeted With An Expansive Foyer With Gorgeous Sof...


More about living in Flower Mound

 




Looking for the best real estate agent to assist you in buying a home in the Dallas suburbs?

If you are looking for a professional, business-savvy buyer's agent, please call 214 725-4011 or send me an email and let's talk about how we can assist you. If you will be traveling from outside the DFW area and want us to show you houses while you are here, please call before finalizing your plans.

Users may not reproduce or redistribute the data found on this site. The data is for viewing purposes only. Data is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or NTREIS.

Listing information last updated on March 30th, 2020 at 11:16am CDT.