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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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2408 Bachman Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $460,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,039 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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B E A Utiful One Story Home In Lakemont Subdivision. 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, 3 Living Areas. You Will Love The Open Kitchen, Beautiful Granite Countertops, Double Ovens, Gas Cooktop With A Breakfast Bar And Island. Your Kitchen Opens To Huge Fam...

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3104 Cottrell, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,178 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Welcome To Your New Home! Immaculate, Very Well Cared Home Offers Spacious Open Floorplan With Many Updates. Frameless Windows And Beautiful Landscaping With A 3 Car Garage Makes This Home Stand Out From The Rest. Wood Floors Throughout The Fir...

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4962 Gleneagle Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $584,088

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,272 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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New David Weekley Home In Sought After Highland Court In Flower Mound. This Great Family Home Features 4 Bedrooms And 4 Full Baths. Located On An Over Sized East Facing Lot With Room For A Pool And Outdoor Living. Double Oven Kitchen With 6 Burner...

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4900 Bosque Court, Flower Mound, TX - $549,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,685 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Stunning Four Bedroom One Of A Kind Custom Floorplan Nestled Among The Shade Trees Of This Oversized Cul-de-sac Lot Located In Bridlewood’s Golf Course Community. Open Floor Plan, 4 Living Areas, Built-ins Galore, Kitchen With Granite Counter-top...

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3700 Saint Mark Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $519,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,669 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Impeccable 2-story Home In The Sought After Wellington Community Of Flower Mound! Upgrades And Amenities About Including A Custom Built Pool, Private Backyard, Interior Updates, And Much More! A Grand Staircase Welcomes You Inside Where You Will F...

732 Teakwood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $455,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,250 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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New 5 Bed 2.5 Bath Home In The Dfw Complex With Spray Foam Insulation, Multi-paned Windows And New Dual Zoned Ac Units For Maximum Efficiency. Custom Front Door W Keyless Entry Leads To An Open First Floor With Italian Porcelain Wood-look Tile, Oa...

1908 Concord Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $479,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,266 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Hard To Find True Custom Pool Home With 3 Car Garage In Old Settlers Feeder Pattern For Under $500k. Walls Of Windows Let Sun Shine In And Allow For Attractive Pool Views. Bonus Living Room Off Kitchen Perfect For Study Or Play Room. All Bathroo...

4433 Broadway Avenue, Flower Mound, TX - $499,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,833 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Megatel Homes' Rocky Hill Plan This Home Has A Very Unique Covered Patio Corner Lot . Gorgeous Updated Grey Color Scheme With Plenty Of Space For The Whole Family. Great Layout With Two Bedrooms Down And Two Up.

6213 Cupleaf Boulevard, Flower Mound, TX - $456,555

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,773 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Mls# 14234301 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - December Completion! ~ Boasting Grand 19-foot Ceilings In The Spacious Living Room, This Home Is Adorned With Breathtaking Luxuries. With The Oversized Kitchen Overlooking The Dining Area And Family Ro...

1916 Woodland Boulevard, Flower Mound, TX - $424,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,658 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Completely Remodeled Bud Bartley Built Home. Granite Tops In Kitchen, Stainless Appliances. New Hard Surfaces Thruout. Large Heavily Treed Back Yard. Oversized Garage. 1 Block From Park. Great Schools. Quiet Neighborhood. Oversized Master Bedroom....

2216 Cheshire Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $399,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,647 SQFT
  • 17 DAYS
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Move-in Ready Beautiful One Story Home Built1997 By David Weekley In Popular Staton Oak Estates. Down Sizing? This Might Be Perfect! Sq Ft 2604 Per Tax Record Or Original Appraisal Showed 2647 Sq Ft- Replaced Carpet And Tile Flooring In Two Bath...

6901 Basket Flower, Flower Mound, TX - $585,413

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,915 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Mls# 14229621 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - February Completion! ~ Entering Through The Foyer, You Will Immediately Discover The Study And Formal Dining Room. The Dining Room Is Perfect For Hosting Dinner Parties. The Open Concept Living Area Is...

6905 Basket Flower, Flower Mound, TX - $599,203

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,889 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Mls# 14229649 - Built By Mhi Coventry Homes - February Completion! ~ This Amazing Home Boasts A Stunning Elevation Complete With An Angled Entry And A Split 3-car Garage. The Family Room Features 2-story Ceilings And A Plethora Windows Allowing In...

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2913 Purple Sage Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $375,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,910 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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Beautifully Upgraded With Lots Of Nature Light And An Open Layout With Two Living Areas! Master Suite, Two Secondary Bedrooms, And Study Are Upstairs, With One Additional Bedroom And Full Bathroom Downstairs. Bright White Kitchen With Stainless St...

2912 Pecan Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $399,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,420 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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Rare Find!! Backs Up To Greenbelt!! Circle Drive!! Corner Lot!! Lots Of Trees!! Includes Lot Behind The Home! Tons Of Potential For This 4 Bed 3 Bath Home! Rare Basement!! Level 2 Rooms Are In The Basement In The Additional 1,755 Sqft Finished Ou...


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Listing information last updated on December 11th, 2019 at 2:30am CST.