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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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5805 Braemar Drive, Plano, TX - $899,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,341 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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A Perfect Family Home...traditional Gage Custom Home On A Large Lot With Trees And A Pool In Willow Bend West. Beautiful Hardwoods From The Entry Thru Living Room, Dining Room And Kitchen. The Well Designed Kitchen With Lots Of Natural Light And S...

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6904 Crystal Falls Drive, Plano, TX - $800,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,536 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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*open House Sat. 4-10 From 1:00-4:00 Pm*unique Two Story Home With Over $170k In Updates Including Marble Shower, Upstairs Ac Unit, Water Heater And Roof! Impress Your Guests With Plantation Shutters, Extensive Crown Molding, Intercom System, Wet ...

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2405 Misty Haven Lane, Plano, TX - $745,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,206 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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*open House Sat. 4-10 From 1-4 Pm* Extensively Remodeled One-story Home Will Charm You At First Sight! Phenomenal Open Floor Plan Leads Into An Astonishing Living Room With Wall Of Built-ins, A Gas Log Fireplace With Wet Bar And Breath-taking View...

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5972 Glendower Lane, Plano, TX - $874,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,382 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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This Not To Be Missed Gem Situated On A Private Cul-de-sac Has Undergone An Extreme Luxurious Transformation From The Ground Up! Kitchen Renovated With Upscale Appliances, Enlarged Center Island, Granite Ct And More! Newly Installed High Quality F...

6540 Briar Ridge Lane, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
  • 4,162 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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Highly Desirable Home And In Great Location!. Welcome To Beautiful & Quiet Shoal Creek! Quaint Subdivision Located Just Around The Corner From Legacy West. This Pristine One-owner Home, Custom Built With 2 Master Suites, One Up And One Down! Ups...

6328 Park Meadow Lane, Plano, TX - $519,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,607 SQFT
  • 16 DAYS
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Unique Custom Home Built For The Most Amazing Creek Lot On A Cul-de-sac Backing To Glen Meadows Park! Plano Isd, Barksdale Elementary Is A Quick Walk Through The Park! Covered Patio & Peaceful Courtyard Setting Surrounded By Lush Trees & Gorgeous ...

7808 Merit Lane, Plano, TX - $839,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.2 Baths
  • 2,490 SQFT
  • 17 DAYS
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Luxury Urban Living In The Heart Of Legacy West With $8,000 Buyers Incentive! This Home Is Steps Away From Restaurants, Nightlife, And High -end Retail. The First Floor Has Two Complete Bedrooms With Full Bath. Second Floor Is The Heart Of The Ho...

3021 Deansbrook Drive, Plano, TX - $677,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,105 SQFT
  • 159 DAYS
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Ask About Our Megasale Promotion Of 6 Months Mortgage On Us. Megatel Homes Will Credit The First 6 Months Of Your New Mortgage Payment. See Your Community Sales Consultant For Full Details. Megasale Is Available For A Limited Time Only. Mortgage P...

5925 Tiburon Drive, Plano, TX - $599,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,650 SQFT
  • 201 DAYS
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Majestic Two Story Home Nestled Beneath The Trees With Gorgeous Curb Appeal. Two Story Foyer And Winding Staircase Welcome You Inside. Owners Retreat And 3 Secondary Bedrooms. Gourmet Kitchen Offers Commercial-grade Gas Cooktop, Dishwasher And Mic...


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Listing information last updated on April 11th, 2021 at 7:30pm CDT.