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Living In Sunnyvale TX


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


Sunnyvale livability factors


2018 best Dallas suburbs rank: 19

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

  2018 STAAR scores above TEA achievement standard: 91.2%
  2017 median home sale price: $435,000
  2016 residences owner occupied: 97.0%
  2016 median household income: $126,250
  2016 population: 6,194
  2012 - 2016 population growth: 10.5%


Sunnyvale public schools rank eighteenth among 2018 Dallas suburbs with best public schools and its high school, Sunnyvale High School, ranks twentieth among the 2018 best open enrollment high schools in the DFW metroplex. Sunnyvale also has the second highest percentage of owner-occupied homes of all Dallas suburbs. Some of the ways Sunnyvale is different from and similar to other DFW cities and towns are shown on these best Dallas suburbs and about Dallas suburbs pages.

Sunnyvale is located in east Dallas County, approximately 15 miles east of downtown Dallas and 47 miles east of downtown Fort Worth. As the DFW metroplex continues to grow and becomes more densely populated, Sunnyvale's proximity to downtown Dallas and both the Las Colinas and north Dallas business centers is likely to make Sunnyvale 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 Sunnyvale are eligible to attend Sunnyvale ISD schools

Information about how student performance at the schools attended by Sunnyvale 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 Sunnyvale MLS-listed pre-owned single-family homes sold during 2017 increased by 23.9 percent over the prices of comparable homes sold in 2014 ... 2017 median sales price was $435,000 ... home prices generally ranged from about $250,000 to $900,000 ... average size of houses sold was 3,330 square feet, average square foot price was $137.38 and average house age was 20.1 years ... homes sold during 2017 averaged 44 days on market


Commutes

Approximately 15 miles and 18 minutes drive time without traffic from central Sunnyvale to downtown Dallas ...22 miles and 29 minutes to north Dallas business center ... 29 miles and 29 minutes to Las Colinas 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 6,194 ... population density 370 residents per square mile ... 2016 annual median household income $126,250 ... 97.0 percent of Sunnyvale residential real estate units owner occupied

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

Property taxes

Sunnyvale real estate property tax rate for 2017 is 2.59 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 Sunnyvale

Key to understanding what living in Sunnyvale is like is knowing about Sunnyvale housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the Sunnyvale single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed Sunnyvale single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this Sunnyvale 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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472 San Gabriel Way, Sunnyvale, TX - $509,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,873 SQFT
  • 9 DAYS
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Immaculately Maintained Home With Quick Commute To Downtown Dallas! Beautifully Situated On Private Spacious Cul De Sac Lot In Gated Neighborhood. Soaring Ceilings In Living Room W Wood Floors & Cozy Fireplace. Double Wrought Iron Front Doors Ope...

296 Claire Court, Sunnyvale, TX - $704,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,736 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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New Construction Built By Southgate Homes In The High Demand Stoney Creek Community. Over 1 Acre Cul-du-sac Homesite. Offers An Expansive Master Bedroom With A Stylish Tray Ceiling, Two Large Walk-in Closets, And A Spacious Master Bath With Dual V...

308 Claire Court, Sunnyvale, TX - $707,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,591 SQFT
  • 30 DAYS
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New Construction Built By Southgate Homes. Situated On A Pie-shape Lot 1.22 Acres! Scheduled To Complete In April 2019. Functionality Is Sensational! This Home Has Everything You Could Need In A One-story Home, Including An Open Flow Between The K...

346 Sandy Creek Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $404,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,345 SQFT
  • 32 DAYS
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Beazer Homes To Be Built Upon Accepted Contract, New Energy-efficient Home Can Be Delivered In 6-7 Months Once Under Contract. Belmeade Floor Plan Is A Single Story 4 Bed, 2.5 Bath, Study, Dining Room, Great Room With Fireplace And Kitchen With La...

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290 Morning Fog Lane, Sunnyvale, TX - $538,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,345 SQFT
  • 36 DAYS
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Mls# 13989561 - Built By M-i Homes - March Completion! ~ Great Multi-gen Home! Master And Secondary Suite On First Floor And A Powder Bath For Guests,plus 3 Bedrooms And 2 Baths Up. Space For Entertaining In Media And Game Room With Dry-bar. Butle...

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216 Hearthstone Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $550,699

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 4,299 SQFT
  • 36 DAYS
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Mls# 13989595 - Built By Castlerock Communities - February Completion! ~ This Eye Catching Home Features Five Bedrooms, Including Three With Private Baths. You Are Welcomed Home By A Grand Entrance, Showcasing A Spiral Staircase. The Huge Master B...

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221 Hearthstone Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $582,669

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,030 SQFT
  • 36 DAYS
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Mls# 13989612 - Built By Castlerock Communities - February Completion! ~ This Gorgeous Home Features A Stunning Multi Sliding Door And A True Owners Retreat. Come Experience Luxury Living.

290 Benwick Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $445,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,507 SQFT
  • 38 DAYS
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Built In 2013, This Show-stopper Boasts An Open Floor Plan With 2 Bedrooms And 2.5 Baths Downstairs. You’ll Love The Huge Kitchen And Dining Area—perfect For Hosting Parties And Family Gatherings. Corner Lot With A Large Back Yard Is Ideal For Vol...

334 The Falls Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $549,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,768 SQFT
  • 40 DAYS
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Megatel Homes' Edinburgh Plan Is A Spacious 3768 Square Feet One Story Home. Complete With Our Gold Series Upgrades. Gourmet Kitchen, Butlers Cabinet, Mud Cubby And Utility Room Sink. Custom Cabinets, Granite And Quartz Counters Throughout. Wood F...

414 Duxbury Court, Sunnyvale, TX - $475,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.2 Baths
  • 3,752 SQFT
  • 41 DAYS
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Your Dream Property! Stunning Home On Cul-de-sac Over Looking Community Lake In Sunnyvale! You Will Love This Well Maintained Home From The Moment You Enter With Vaulted Ceiling, Fabulous Kitchen, Bright Open Interior,hand-scraped Hardwood Floorin...

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305 Hamilton Lane, Sunnyvale, TX - $559,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,622 SQFT
  • 46 DAYS
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**free Move In Package! Washer, Dryer & Fridge.** Beazer Homes Westfield Floor Plan In The Master Planned Community Of Stoney Creek. This Beautiful Two Story Home Offers 5 Bedrooms With Two Down, 5 Baths, A Bonus Room, Dining Room, Fireplace, Upst...

307 Virgil Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $680,635

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,019 SQFT
  • 47 DAYS
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New Construction .the Drive Up Is Great With The Gables And Stone Work. The Oversized Family Room Is Open To Kitchen With A View Of The Rear Yard. The Kitchen Is A Dream Come True. Large Island That Friend Can Seated At, Lots Of Counter Space For...

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455 Stone Canyon Drive, Sunnyvale, TX - $475,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,972 SQFT
  • 68 DAYS
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Uniquely Situated On A Beautiful Lot, This Craftsman Style Home Has A Warm And Striking Decor With Two Bedrooms And Two Baths Downstairs. Features Include Hand Scraped Hardwood Floors, Granite Counters, Custom Mill Doors, And Abundant Storage. E...

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212 Brazos Lane, Sunnyvale, TX - $720,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 5.2 Baths
  • 5,883 SQFT
  • 101 DAYS
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Executive Retreat. The Best Of The Best, Exquisite Landscaping, Beautiful Pool With Outside Bath, Subzero Refrigerator, Gas Stove With Commercial Vent Hood And Oversized Double Convection Ovens, Warming Drawer, Built-in Ice Maker With Regenerating...

296 Morning Fog Lane, Sunnyvale, TX - $625,231

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,429 SQFT
  • 104 DAYS
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Mls# 13949957 - Built By Castlerock Communities - Const. Completed Nov 23 ~ This Gorgeous Home Has An Eye-catching Brick, Stone And Stucco Elevation. Once Inside You Will Find A Well Lit Gourmet Kitchen With Double Oven. The Family Room Is Disting...


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Listing information last updated on January 20th, 2019 at 6:00pm CST.