About the Flower Mound, Texas Area
FLOWER MOUND is located just 26 miles from the Dallas/Fort Worth area in Denton County. With a population of 50,800 residents, Flower Mound is one of the fastest growing communities in the nation. In the last 14 years, the city has experienced a 12.8% growth increase. Flower Mound's low tax rate, excellent school system, safe neighborhoods, and quality of life are hard to find in many modern communities which make it one of the premier cities in the area to raise a family.
Ever since Flower Mound was incorporated, it has been a city with a vision for the future. Ideally situated in Northern central Texas, Flower Mound enjoys great economic benefit due to its close proximity to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Alliance Airport, both nestled in the heart of the "golden triangle.” Flower Mound has a vast array of development ready land, which has contributed to the city’s phenomenal growth. The average household income for its residents is $91,200, while the average home value is estimated at $275,000. Flower Mound currently enjoys a 2.5% unemployment rate. With the high earning potential and affordable cost of living, moving to Flower Mound makes sound economical sense.
Texas is one of the most popular relocation states in the country. Aside from great economic opportunity and moderate cost of living Flower Mound offers mild winters and warm summer weather. This city’s unique cultural and thriving economy make Flower Mound a very exciting place to live. As the economy continues to boom new housing development is being built to keep up with the demand.
Flower Mound’s landscape offers beautifully wooded hills and panoramic views. In addition, there are two beautiful lakes, Lake Grapevine and Lewisville Lake. These two bodies of water offer unlimited recreational and leisure activities. Area residents also enjoy two nationally recognized golf courses, Tour 18 and Bridlewood.
Grapevine Mills Mall is a mega mall locally situated, featuring more than 200 outlet stores. In addition, the mall offers an ice rink and a 30-screen theater. With all of the excitement you may develop an appetite and will be sure to find something to suit your tastes in the area with more than 100 restaurants.
A new, lighted ball field complex, Gerault Park, is a mecca for sports participants with youth and adult softball, baseball, soccer, tennis, basketball and flag football leagues that are organized throughout the year, as well as the city’s recreation center. For the avid reader or researcher, a new 25,000 sq. ft. library has been erected. Flower Mound's proximity to Metro Dallas opens a wealth of recreational and cultural opportunities, including Texas Motor Speedway, Six Flags, Hurricane Harbor, Texas Stadium, The Ballpark in Arlington, symphony halls, theatres and art museums.
Flower Mound is part of the Lewisville Independent School District (LISD) with enrollment of over 40,000 students. LISD serves the Town of Flower Mound and nine neighboring communities in the Southeast portion of Denton County. LISD is the 18th largest school district in the state of Texas and is fully accredited at all grade levels (K-12) by the Texas Education Agency.