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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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5313 Tate Avenue, Plano, TX - $975,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,768 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Luxury Living In The Exclusive Guard Gated Enclave At Willow Bend With Views Of The 13th Green At Gleneagles! Gourmet Kitchen Designed For A Le Cordon Bleu Trained Chef Boasts Access To Both Formal And Separate Living Spaces. Kitchen Features A 6 ...

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5037 Bridge Creek Drive, Plano, TX - $765,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,905 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Exquisite Mediterranean Home In Lakeside On Preston. This 1.5 Story Home With 4 Bedrooms And 4 Full Baths Lives Like A One Story Home With Large Living Areas, Open Kitchen, Huge Master Suite And Bath, Study Has Built-ins And Double Iron Glass Door...

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5628 Crowndale Drive, Plano, TX - $559,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,365 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Elegant 2 Story Home Contains All Of The Modern Day Conveniences & Radiates A Look That Stands Out Above The Rest. Warm Handscraped Wood Flrs Flow Throughout Most Of 1st Flr. Plantation Shutters Accent Most Windows. Living Rm With Gas Fp. Dining R...

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6617 Riverside Drive, Plano, TX - $985,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,295 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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Quality & Elegance Abound In This Magnificent Custom Home. Ideal For Formal Entertaining And Family Living! 5br-4.5ba-3la-3car Garage. Once Photographed For Architectural Digest, This Home Offers Exquisite Detailing Throughout. Dr With Moldings Ha...

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5125 Marble Falls Lane, Plano, TX - $999,999

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 5,393 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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This Exquisite Luxury Home Is Nestled On A Corner Lot In The Prestigious Community Of Lakeside On Preston. The Stately Custom Front Iron Door Welcomes Guests Into Grand Foyer Featuring A Graciously Curved Staircase. Formal Living Rm Is Accented Wi...

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3205 Oak Arbor Drive, Plano, TX - $799,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,747 SQFT
  • 4 DAYS
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This Luxurious Single-story Home Is Located In The Prestigious “greens Of Gleneagles” Golf Community. The Owner Has Upgraded The Property W French Drains, Fresh Paint, State-of-the-art Soft Water System, And Upgraded Flooring. Dreamy Master Bath W...

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3600 Watercrest Drive, Plano, TX - $750,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,649 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Gorgeous Contemporary Home On Corner Lot. Immaculate Interior Has Open Spaces Perfect For Entertaining. Wrought Iron Double Doors Usher Into Formal Living Spaces. Formal Living Shares See-thru Fireplace To Master Retreat, Featuring Spa-like Master...

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3017 Harkness Drive, Plano, TX - $515,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,858 SQFT
  • 6 DAYS
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Must See This Lovely Home In Highly Desirable Wyndham Hill. Absolutely Stunning, This Beauty Has 4 Spacious Bedrooms And 3 Full Bathrooms, It Has Been Completely Remodeled. Walking Into The Home You Will Notice The Formal Living Area & Fireplace. ...

2009 Winding Hollow Lane, Plano, TX - $919,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,325 SQFT
  • 10 DAYS
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A Modern Masterpiece That Has A Floor Plan For The Avid Entertainer. New Plumbing, New Electric, New Concrete, New Roof, New Smart Sprinkler System, New Pool Equipment And Plaster Tile. All Brand New Appliances Bertazoni Range Oven And Dishwasher,...

6816 Cousteau Court, Plano, TX - $989,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,061 SQFT
  • 12 DAYS
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Stunning One-story Bob Thompson Home In Highly Sought After, Gated Normandy Estates Villas. Modern, Open Floor-plan, Gourmet Kitchen, Beautiful Cabinetry, Wolf And Sub-zero Appliances, Opens To Large Dining And Living Areas With High Ceilings Wi...

3704 Ellington Drive, Plano, TX - $525,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,006 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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Incredible Value In Glenhollow Estates- Named Plano's Best Platinum Neighborhood- Feeding Top Rated Barksdale Elementary. Immaculately Maintained & Priced For Your Final Cosmetic Touches, This 1 Owner Home Offers A Uniquely Spacious Floorplan W 5 ...

2609 Links Drive, Plano, TX - $539,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,078 SQFT
  • 14 DAYS
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On The 3rd Green Of Pcc Hills Course, This Split-level Home Is Made For Entertaining! Enter The Main Level With Cozy Living Area Open To Kitchen & Dining. Step Out Of Breakfast Rm To Balcony Overlooking Golf Course. Master Bedroom With See-thru Fi...

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6604 Trail Bluff Drive, Plano, TX - $799,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.2 Baths
  • 5,182 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Price Reduced! This Beautiful Custom Designed Property Sits Nestled In The Highly Desirable Community Of Shoal Creek. Priced To Sell, This Home Includes A Stunning Private Backyard Pool + Spa With Direct Views From The Kitchen And Living Area Maki...

5129 Fairglen Drive, Plano, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.2 Baths
  • 4,727 SQFT
  • 18 DAYS
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Timeless Elegance Abounds In This Stunning Custom Home With Designer Finishes Throughout. A Dramatic Entrance Through Double Iron Doors With Vaulted Ceilings, Wood Floors, And Iron Staircase. Plantation Shutters And An Abundance Of Storage. Gra...

5900 Glen Heather Drive, Plano, TX - $674,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,724 SQFT
  • 19 DAYS
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Cozy Up In A W Plano Classic On Corner Lot. Inside Find Freshly Painted Foyer & Formals. Formal & Dining Feature High Ceilings,plantation Shutters,fireplace,updated Lighting & Butlers Pantry. Large Kitchen, W Granite Stainless Appliances & Built-i...


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Listing information last updated on November 19th, 2019 at 4:45pm CST.