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Living In Heath TX


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to Heath and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in Heath in 2018 is like. Heath livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced Heath 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 Heath.


Heath livability factors


2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 32

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

  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 87.4%
  2016 crime incidence / 1000 residents: 6.4
  2017 median home sale price: $504,500
  2016 residences owner occupied: 97.1%
  2016 median household income: $150,319
  2016 population: 8,440
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 9.7%


Heath has the highest percentage of owner occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs and the twelfth lowest overall crime rate. Heath's prevailing tax rate also is in the bottom quartile of property tax rates in the Dallas area. Some of the ways Heath is different from and similar to other DFW area cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Heath is located in southwest Rockwall County, approximately 25 miles east of downtown Dallas and 56 miles east of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Heath's proximity to downtown Dallas and the north Dallas business center is likely to make Heath residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

All school age children who reside in Heath are eligible to attend Rockwall ISD schools

More information about how student performance at the schools attended by Heath students compares with other DFW area schools is available on these best DFW school districts, best DFW high schools, best DFW middle schools and best DFW elementary schools pages.


Recent home sales

On average, prices of Heath MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased by 7.0 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $504,500 ... home prices generally ranged from about $200,000 to $1.4 million ... average size of houses sold was 3,970 square feet, average square foot price was $141.74 and average house age was 16.9 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 73 days on market


Commutes

Approximately 25 miles and 28 minutes drive time without traffic from central Heath to downtown Dallas ... 31 miles and 30 minutes to north Dallas business center

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.

Demographics

2016 estimated population 8,440 ... population density 813 residents per square mile ... 2016 annual median household income $150,319 ... 97.1 percent of Heath residential real estate units owner occupied

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

Property taxes

Heath real estate property tax rate for 2017 range is 2.21 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with 2017 property tax rates for other DFW cities and towns, are available by clicking on this DFW property tax rates link.

 

Moderately priced homes for sale in Heath

Key to understanding what living in Heath is like is knowing about Heath housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Heath single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Heath single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Heath 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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18 Siesta Circle, Heath, TX - $749,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,704 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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This Stunning Home Is Located In Golf Course Community. Fabulous Outdoor Entertainment Area Offering Huge Pool And Spa, Sitting Area By Fireplace & Covered Outdoor Kitchen. Wow Factor Upon Entry & Each Room Has Sophisticated And Architectural Deta...

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500 Scenic Drive, Heath, TX - $475,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,998 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Enjoy A Lake View From This Fantastic Lakefront Home. Wake Up To A Spectacular View Of Lake Ray Hubbard! Watch The Boats Rock Gently At The Nearby Marina And Hear The Water Kiss The Shoreline In Your Own Backyard! Contemporary Home Has Skylights, ...

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2654 Johnson Court, Heath, TX - $500,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,477 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Mls# 14003896 - Built By Dunhill Homes - Ready Now! ~ Featuring A Grand Foyer Bordered By A Beautiful Staircase & Private Study. The Heart Of This Home Is Made Up Of A Luxurious Kitchen Complete With Lg Cooking Island, Ss Appliances, Ample Storage...

9 Stillwaters Drive, Heath, TX - $499,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,770 SQFT
  • 15 DAYS
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Beautiful Lakeviews And Lrg. Trees Provide A Perfect Setting For This Home. Massive Rooms, Form Dining, Master Suite W-sitting Area + 2 Addit. Bdm. On First Level. Well Designed Kit. W-bar, Granite Counters, Ss Appli., Hand Finished Cabinets, Brkf...

209 Dwyer Court, Heath, TX - $549,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,945 SQFT
  • 27 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Executive Home On Golf Course, Circular Driveway With Port-a-cache, Cul-de-sac Lot, Great Views Of The Golf Course From Upstairs Balcony. Large Kitchen Opens To Family Room With Fireplace. Luxurious Master With See-through Fire...

2624 Johnson Court, Heath, TX - $476,987

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,663 SQFT
  • 33 DAYS
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Mls# 13990624 - Built By Dunhill Homes - May Completion! ~ Featuring An Open Kitchen With Center Island, Walk-in Pantry, Breakfast Nook, Formal Dining Area And Large Living Area With A Fireplace, This Plan Is Ideal For Entertaining Or Spending Tim...

2 Cheshire Court, Heath, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,812 SQFT
  • 39 DAYS
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Privacy, Style And Elegance, This Home Has It All! Updated Kitchen With White Cabinets, Fresh Paint, Stainless Steel Appliances. Kitchen Is Open To The Den And Breakfast Area. Two Masters On The First Floor. Second Master Bedroom Downstairs Has S...

105 Shepherds Glen Road, Heath, TX - $554,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,110 SQFT
  • 48 DAYS
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Famed Highland Park Architect Cole Smith Designed This Country French Jewel. Hosting & Entertaining Has Never Been Easier Both Inside And Out. Entering Through Double Iron And Wavy Glass Doors You're Greeted By 29x10 Entry Hall. Flanked To The Lef...

313 Normandy Lane, Heath, TX - $574,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 6 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,445 SQFT
  • 58 DAYS
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Modern Updates & Spectacular Backyard!! Impressive Home W-exquisite Entry, Glowing Stained Concrete Floors, 3 Living, 2 Dining, 1st Floor Master & A Study W-attached Bath (same As 6th Bedroom). Sleek Upgraded Kitchen Is Stunning W-new Hardware, Te...

623 Rosemary Drive, Heath, TX - $479,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,368 SQFT
  • 64 DAYS
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Beautiful Home On 1 Acre With Pool In Darr Estates Of Heath. Named One Of The Safest Subdivisions In Texas. This Home In A Well Established Neighborhood Has Majestic Trees And Beautiful Views. Home Sits On A Large Pristine Acre Lot With A Lake Vie...

1003 Native Trail, Heath, TX - $635,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,100 SQFT
  • 65 DAYS
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Gorgeous Home W- Pool & Guest House-cabana! Beautifully Appointed W- Plantation Shutters, Crown Molding, Granite Counters & Vaulted Ceilings. Entry Adorned W- Formal Living & Dining Areas Plus Study. Kitchen Offers Leathered Granite Center Island,...

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12 Falcons View Pass, Heath, TX - $749,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,656 SQFT
  • 68 DAYS
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This One Has It All! Modern, Like New 2013 Energy Star Drees 1 Story Julian Floorplan On A Private Large Golf Course Lot With Outdoor Living, Pool Spa, Decking, Kitchen, Large Covered Patio, Fp, Tv & All The Comforts Of A 5 Star Vacation Without L...

149 Yorkshire Drive, Heath, TX - $634,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,730 SQFT
  • 69 DAYS
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Only 10 Miles From George Bush Freeway, This Incredible Custom Built, Stone-brick Home W-welcoming Porch & Lush Landscaping On Huge Acre Plus Lot Is Located In Prestigious Subdivision Near Beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard, Great Schools, Shopping & Rest...

336 Mariah Bay Drive, Heath, TX - $574,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,014 SQFT
  • 75 DAYS
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Wonderfully Remodeled Custom In Beautiful Mariah Bay In Heath With Mature Trees On An Oversized Home-site. 4 Separate Living Areas Include The Family Rm W-fp, Den W-fp, Large Enclosed Sun Room Plus Upstairs Game Room. Master & Two Secondary Bedroo...

2369 Ambassador Court, Heath, TX - $485,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,457 SQFT
  • 82 DAYS
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Mls# 13964165 - Built By Dunhill Homes - January Completion! ~ The Autumn Plan Is Beautifully Designed With Spacious Rooms And An Open, Flowing Layout That Is Perfect For Entertaining Or Relaxing With Family.. Featuring A Large Open Kitchen With S...


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Listing information last updated on January 20th, 2019 at 5:00pm CST.