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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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Photo of Listing #14045057

1900 Walden Boulevard, Flower Mound, TX - $589,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,366 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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It's Finally Here!! This Meticulously Maintained, Entertainers Dream Home Has Been The Envy Of The Neighborhood For Years. Don't Miss This Rare Opportunity To Live In An Amazing Neighborhood With Top Ranked Schools And A Highly Desireable Creek ...

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1524 Twistleaf Road, Flower Mound, TX - $470,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,598 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Perry Homes New Construction! Mahogany Front Door. Formal Dining Room Set At Two-story Entry. Morning Area Opens To Spacious Family Room With Wall Of Windows. Garden Tub, Separate Glass-enclosed Shower, Dual Sinks And Walk-in Closet In Master Bath...

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1728 Enchantress Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $550,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,906 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Impressive, Spacious 4 Bed, 4 Bath Home With Outstanding Upgrades. Appreciate Rich Nail Down Wood Floors Thru Much Of Main Level. Gourmet Island Kitchen With Granite Counters, Ssa's, Gas Cooktop, Beverage Refrigerator, Traveretine Backsplash & Cof...

Photo of Listing #14046399

2212 Amhearst Court, Flower Mound, TX - $380,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,475 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Welcome Home! Escape From The Hectic World Located In The Heart Of Flower Mound On Cul De Sac With Huge Backyard Perfect For Your Summer Bbqs. This Four Bedroom (all Upstairs) 2 1.2 Bath Includes New Flooring Along With Natural Stone. Kitchen Op...

Photo of Listing #14044748

1801 Edgewood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $598,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,628 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Mls# 14044748 - Built By Ashton Woods Homes - June Completion! ~ Traditional Style Architecture Meets Neo Classical European; Brick & Stone Elevation Featuring Rotunda Front Porch And 3.5-car Garage. Open-concept Living W Kitchen-breakfast-family...

Photo of Listing #14042484

1255 Ocean Breeze Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $494,550

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,765 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Normandy Homes Greenwich Floor Plan. Beautiful Tudor Elevation Plan In Villas At Southgate Located Across From The Amenity Center. Entertain Outside On The Oversized Patio. Open Floorplan With 3 Bedrooms And 3 Baths. Guests Can Visit In Their Ow...

Photo of Listing #14042644

1908 Trail Ridge Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $355,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,174 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Wow! What A Well-maintained & Spacious 2,174sf 4-2-2 Single Story Home Full Of Quality Updates That You Don't Want To Miss. Travertine Flooring In Kitchen, Entry And All Wet Areas. Checkout The Master Bathroom And Luxury Bath. Backyard Had New Gra...

Photo of Listing #14041971

1923 Skelton Street, Flower Mound, TX - $425,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,604 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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This Stunning One-story Custom Home Is A Rare Find In This Established, Quiet Neighborhood. The Home Has Recent Updates Including New Roof, Gutters, New Hvac Unit, And Water Heater Plus New Paint Outside & Inside. The Floor Plan Lends Itself To En...

Photo of Listing #14042730

3305 Cottonwood Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $515,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,428 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Check Out This Amazing 1.5 Story Home In Flower Mound, Just A Few Years New! The 10 Ft Ceilings, Hand-scraped Hardwoods, Crown Molding, And Custom Cabinetry Create A Feeling Of Luxury Combined With The Softer Side Of Home. The House Is Tyvek Wrapp...

Photo of Listing #14042829

3904 Edna Valley Court, Flower Mound, TX - $575,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,918 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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A Riverstone Custom Home On An Oversized Lot In Brandywine At Wellington Has An Open Floor Plan With Two Home Offices Or Living Areas Separated By A Double Sided Fireplace. Tucked Away In A Quaint Pocket Of Wellington With Expansive Lots And Matur...

Photo of Listing #14043661

1708 Marian Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $365,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,548 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Gorgeous Home In Sought After Donald Elementary Area! Hard To Find Floor Plan With Master And A Guest Bedrooms Downstairs! Beautiful Wood Floors Throughout Living Areas. Low E Vinyl Windows. Roof Replaced In 2016. Master Ensuite Includes Large Cl...

Photo of Listing #14042344

6336 Savannah Oak Trail, Flower Mound, TX - $519,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,769 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Like-new Highland Home With An Open Floorplan! Top-notch Finishes Include Wood Floors, Plantation Shutters, Window Treatments, Crown Molding, Tons Of Storage Space & Professional Landscaping. Host In The Chef's Kitchen Boasting Quartz Counters, St...

Photo of Listing #14039101

312 Salisbury Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $390,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,484 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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This Impeccable Home W Sparkling Pool & Spa Is Exceptionally Well Maintained! Manicured Landscape & Mature Trees Envelop This Lg Corner Lot W Extra Parking Stamp. Intimate Study Is Nestled Beneath Winding Staircase While Wood Floors Flow Through E...

Photo of Listing #14042790

2621 Princeton Drive, Flower Mound, TX - $435,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,354 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Get Ready For Summer With This Awesome Backyard Oasis! Spacious, Versatile 4 Bedroom With 3-car Garage And Sparkling Pool With Raised Spa And Waterfall. Second Living Or Study Behind Attractive French Doors. Huge Family Room With Fireplace And Ton...

Photo of Listing #14040763

2413 Sycamore Leaf Lane, Flower Mound, TX - $410,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,753 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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This Spaces Home Is Move In Ready. New Roof & Gutters In December 2018, New Garage Doors 2019. This 5 Bedroom, 3 Full Baths, With 3 Living Areas, Would Be Great For A Growing Family. Spacious Remodeled Kitchen Overlooking Family Room Features A...


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Listing information last updated on March 20th, 2019 at 2:30pm CDT.