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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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6648 Roughleaf Ridge Road, Flower Mound, TX - $549,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,065 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Mls# 14283182 - Built By Highland Homes - Ready Now! ~ This Is A Wonderful One Story Plan With Plenty Of Space For Entertaining. The Enhanced Kitchen Offers Additional Cabinet Space, Granite Countertops, Ss Appliances And A Furniture Style Island....

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2709 Heather Wood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $514,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,847 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Absolutely Charming 5 Bedroom Home In Flower Mound! Grand Entry With Hardwood Flooring, Decorative Lighting And Soaring Ceiling. Great Formal Combos. Living Room Features Gas Starter Fire Place. Kitchen Boasts Dramatic Archways, Tons Of Counter S...

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2712 Cherry Sage Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $449,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,202 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Wellington Beauty With A Split Bedroom Floorplan! There Are Many Memories To Be Made In This Spacious Home Graced With Soaring Ceilings, Wood & Slate Floors, Decorative Lighting, Intricate Moldings & Arched Doorways. Prepare Meals In The Richly Ap...

Photo of Listing #14282526

1201 Blairwood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $435,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,069 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Beautiful Home On Large Corner Lot In Sought After Neighborhood! The Home Features A Family Friendly Floorplan With 3 Living Areas, One Being A Large Gameroom Upstairs.the Entire Interior Has Been Painted With Decorator Chosen Colors, Including T...

Photo of Listing #14276236

1117 Indian Cherry Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $379,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,468 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Stunning East Facing Home That Shows Like A Model! On A Corner Lot With A First Level Private Master Suite. The Flexible Floor-plan Has Everything You Could Ask For. Granite Counter Tops, No Carpet On The First Level, New 5 Burner Gas Stove, Entir...

Photo of Listing #14281738

3204 Furlong Drive W, Flower Mound, TX - $430,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,177 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Wellington 4 Bedroom, 2 Story Home. Light & Bright With Large Windows And Backyard View. Huge Gourmet Kitchen With Granite Counters And Tile Backsplash. All New Stainless Appliances And Gas Stovetop. Plus Kitchen Desk Area. Open Floorplan With Mas...

2429 Stanford Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $429,600

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,824 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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Endless Upgrades And Oversized Rooms With Soaring 10 Ft. Ceilings And Iron Stair Railings. Hickory Hand-scraped Wood Floors, Stainless And Granite In The Kitchen And Storage Galore Throughout The Home. Backyard Oasis With 500 Sq. Ft. Deck And Fire...

2117 Woodview Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $450,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,964 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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Spacious Single-story Resides On A Quiet Flower Mound Lot And Has Excellent Drive-up Appeal With A Beautiful Brick Elevation & Mature Shade Tree! Inside You Will Find 5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Formal Dining & Living Spaces & 3-car Garage! Upgrade...

2212 Bentley Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $369,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,454 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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Come See This Big And Spacious 4bd 2.5ba 2-car Garage With 2 Living Rooms. Huge Master With Massive Bathroom, Over-sized Kids Rooms, Large Eat-in Kitchen And Formal Dining Room Or Office Space. Well Kept Yard, Custom Pergola With Built In Seating ...

10921 Smoky Oak Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $569,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,787 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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Stunning Toll Brothers Home In Exclusive Canyon Falls. This Custom Beauty Has A Great Floor Plan And Enough Space To House The Whole Family. Enjoy The Beautiful Entry With Spiral Staircase That Leads To The Second Level Game Room And Media Room Wi...

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1501 Leese Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $410,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,571 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Amazing Corner Lot With Pool And Waterfall Feature. 4 Bedroom And An Office. Master Suite Is Down Stairs. There Is A Central Vac System, New Hot Water Heater And A Filtration System And Softener. Foundation Repair Done With Lifetime Warranty Trans...

2020 Haversham Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $535,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,615 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Meticulously Cared For Stafford Estates Home With 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 3 Car Garage And A Pool On An Over-sized Interior Lot With Mature Trees! 2 Bedrooms And 2 Baths Downstairs, 3 Bedrooms With Jack And Jill Bath Upstairs. 4 Living Areas Includin...

2005 Kipling Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $595,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,659 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Rare Find In Flower Mound – A Home With A View!! Sparkling Saltwater Pool & Spa On One Of The Largest Lots In Highly Sought-after Walden Creek Estates! Nestled On A .40 Acre Lot, This Home Features 5 Spacious Bedrooms (the 5th Downstairs Doubles A...

6109 Whiskerbrush Road, Flower Mound, TX - $399,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,661 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Amazing Home In Sought After Argyle Isd Located On A Cul-de-sac In Canyon Falls! This Home Has Beautiful Wood Floors Throughout Entire First Floor And In The Game Room Up. Two Story Windows Light Up The Entire Living Space And Offer A Great View F...

4932 Wolf Creek Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $384,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,562 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Immaculate Single-story Home With Vaulted Ceilings, New Floors, And An Updated Kitchen. A New Soft Paint Palette And Rich Engineered Hardwood Floors Exude A Luxe Style. A Fully Equipped Kitchen Includes Stainless Steel Appliances And Extensive Gra...


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Listing information last updated on February 19th, 2020 at 4:30pm CST.