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Living In West Plano


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to west Plano and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in west Plano in 2019 is like. West Plano livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced west Plano 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 west Plano.


Living in west PlanoWest Plano livability factors

West Plano's principal high schools, Plano West Senior High School / Jasper High School / Shepton High School, rank ninth among the 2019 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. How Plano ranks and compares with other Dallas area cities and towns for these and other best places to buy home factors is shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, its proximity to both the DFW International and Love Field airports, the Legacy and north Dallas business centers, and downtown Dallas is likely to make west Plano residential real estate even more desirable than it is now for people who need to commute frequently to and from these areas.

Local schools

The west Plano area is served principally by Plano Independent School District schools. Eight communities or subdivisions in westernmost part of west Plano are served by the Lewisville Independent School District

Performance information for all 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 west Plano are identified on this north Dallas suburbs private schools page.

Neighborhoods

A big reason living in west Plano is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this west Plano 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.


Commutes

Approximately 22 miles and 31 minutes drive time without traffic from central west Plano to DFW Airport passenger terminals ... 7 mile and 12 minutes to the Legacy business center ... 8 miles and 13 minutes to the north Dallas business center ... 22 miles and 29 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

Community amenities/activities

One of the outstanding things about living in Plano is its exceptional community amenities.

Nearby shopping centers

Property taxes

Students living in west Plano attend schools operated by two separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, west Plano real estate property tax rates for 2017 range from 2.15 to 2.20 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.


Moderately priced homes for sale in west Plano

Key to understanding what living in west Plano is like is knowing about west Plano housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the west Plano single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed west Plano single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this west Plano 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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6912 Grand Falls Circle, Plano, TX - $828,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,559 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Exceptional Custom In Cul De Sac In Kings Ridge, West Plano! Lush, Private, Multiple Patios, Outdoor Living Room, Built In Grill, Pool & Spa With Waterfalls. Gorgeous Foyer Leads To Formals. Handsome Study With Fireplace. Open Kitchen, Built I...

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2613 Pelican Bay Drive, Plano, TX - $819,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,406 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Stunning 5 Bedroom Golf Course Lot In West Plano. Original Owner, Beautiful Open Floor Plan With Custom Built Ins Throughout. Gorgeous Large Master Suite With His And Her Closets And Vanities As Well As Cedar Closet. Study Boasts Hidden Closet Be...

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6313 Yorkdale Drive, Plano, TX - $524,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 3,614 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Highly Sought After W. Plano, Glenhollow Estates, Plano Isd, Barksdale Elementary And Plano West Sr.hs. Minutes From Dnt, Legacy West, The Star (dallas Cowboys, Entertainment) And Us Headquarters To Liberty Mutual, Jp Morgan Chase, Toyota Usa, Yum...

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1608 Old Course Drive, Plano, TX - $579,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,552 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Come See This Stunning, West Plano, Cul-de-sac Gem With Tons Of Prestigious Curb Appeal! Featuring 4 Bedrooms 3 And A Half Baths, Three Living Areas Including A Game Room, Gorgeous Backyard Oasis And 3 Car Garage In The Rear! Surrounded By Mature ...

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2804 Harkness Drive, Plano, TX - $546,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,338 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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An Entertainers Dream Or A Homebody's Haven, This Home Meets All Your Needs. A Must See Gorgeous Updated Home, This Is Your Next Place Of Calm. Entering The Foyer You Immediately Notice The The Soaring Ceilings. A Wall Of Windows Draws You In As I...

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7800 Merit Lane, Plano, TX - $860,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.2 Baths
  • 2,078 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Enjoy Luxury Urban Living In High-end Community Close To Casual Or Fine Dining, Shopping, Boutiques & Major Entertainment Venues. Contemporary Britton Home On Premium Corner Lot With Elevator. Loaded W-energy Efficient Features & Sleek Modern Fini...

Photo of Listing #14459277

2901 Vinson Lane, Plano, TX - $977,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,890 SQFT
  • 7 DAYS
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Beautiful Updated Custom Gage Home In Willow Bend. Hand Scraped Hard Wood Floors, Solid English Manor Wood Front Door, Custom Arches, Antique Gas Lamps, And Custom Wrought Iron And Wooden Gates. Kitchen Was Renovated In 2018, Double 8 Burner Jen A...

5804 Mccall Drive, Plano, TX - $975,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,540 SQFT
  • 8 DAYS
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**open House Sat. Oct. 31st From 1-4 Pm** Nestled On A Spacious Lot In A Quiet Neighborhood, This Beautifully Updated Home Dazzles With Pops Of Color And Touches Of Luxury Throughout. Gorgeous Attention To Detail. Executive Study With Coffered Cei...

7842 Element Avenue, Plano, TX - $879,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,965 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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Urban Living At Its Finest In The Villas Of Legacy West. This Gently Lived In Home With A Contemporary Feel Is A Spacious Retreat While Still In The Heart Of Upscale Dining And Retail. Chef's Delight Kitchen With Quartz Countertops, Stainless Appl...

5616 Woodhaven Court, Plano, TX - $789,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,228 SQFT
  • 21 DAYS
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Updated Desirable Castlemere North-facing Home On An Awesome Cul-de-sac Street! Roof Replaced 2017! Walking Distance To Brinker Elem, Renner, & Plano West Hs! Stunning Outdoor Oasis W Covered Roofed Sitting Area, Pool, Spa, & Yard W Astroturf! Spa...

6805 Rainwood Drive, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,919 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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Gorgeous Mediterranean W Contemporary Curb Appeal And Warm Traditional Touches. Nestled W-in Quiet Cul De Sac In Kings Ridge Just South Of 121-short Commute To Legacy West. Home Is The Perfect Blend Of Low Maintenance & Luxury! Kitchen Features Ab...

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5829 Bridle Bend Trail, Plano, TX - $595,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,427 SQFT
  • 24 DAYS
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Desirable Home Located In The Sought After And Well-established Steeplechase Neighborhood. This Welcoming And Semi-circular Striking Driveway Showcase Mature Trees And Impressive Landscaping. The Entryway Opens To A Grand Living Room With Soaring ...

Photo of Listing #14439102

5109 Marble Falls Lane, Plano, TX - $870,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,018 SQFT
  • 24 DAYS
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Absolutely Beautiful & Spacious 2 Story Home In Desirable Lakeside On Preston. Soaring Ceilings, Oversized Rooms, Built In Cabinets, Hardwood Floors, Plantation Shutters, Granite Counter Tops, Etc. The Impressive Kitchen With Miles Of Counter Spac...

6609 Myrtle Beach Drive, Plano, TX - $820,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,317 SQFT
  • 25 DAYS
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Sanders Custom, On Clubs Of Prestonwood Golf Course. Original Owner, Circular Drive, 4 Car Garages, 5 Bedrooms. Grand Foyer, Room For Grand Piano, Sweeping Staircase. Abundance Of Natural Light. Office-library Has Elegant Built-ins. Dining Room W-...

Photo of Listing #14442514

3112 Royal Sydney Court, Plano, TX - $965,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 6.1 Baths
  • 5,367 SQFT
  • 27 DAYS
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Gorgeous Custom Home In Prestigious Hills At Prestonwood. The 5 Bedroom 6.1 Bathroom Home Sits On A Corner Lot With Soaring 20 Ft. Ceilings And Windows, Tons Of Natural Light, Several Balconies With Sweeping Golf Course Views. This Family Home B...


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Listing information last updated on October 31st, 2020 at 5:00am CDT.