Little Elm, TX is one of the fastest growing communities in America. It boasts some of the best schools in Texas, miles of outdoor parks and trails, festivals and events, lakeside homes, and safe neighborhoods for families. Quality of life in Little Elm is unmatched! Start shopping for homes for sale in Little Elm, TX.
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Little Elm is a community that has seen tremendous growth in recent years. Between the 2000 and 2010 censuses, the city total had jumped from 3,700 people to nearly 26,000, making it one of the fastest growing cities in the state based on population percentage. What is it about this little town that is drawing so many people? See for yourself. Little Elm has the motto of being a Town with a Lake Attitude. The community boasts more miles of shoreline than any other city in the metro area with its location on Lewisville Lake. Here, you are able to enjoy waterfront activities nearly all year long. Boating, fishing and even swimming are common pastimes, and the lake provides a beautiful setting for the Texas life as well.
Little Elm is divided in half—North and South of El Dorado Parkway. Most new housing developments are found on the north side. More established neighborhoods and homes are on the south side. Approximately 82 percent of Little Elm's new homes have been built since 2000 making it one of the newest communities in the U.S. A wide variety of housing opportunities exist from master-planned communities with incredible parks and pools to wooded lake-side lots.
Another reason that Little Elm is so appealing is the number of real estate options available to home buyers. From custom-built estate homes to traditional single-family homes and even condos and town houses, you will easily find what you want. Little Elm even has a few communities of manufactured homes to appeal to a variety of buyers. Browse the newest real estate listings in Little Elm, TX.
As the community has grown, so has its need for schools, and the Little Elm School District has risen to the challenge. By building a new athletic stadium, which is one of the area's largest, it has provided for its growing student body. Some students in Little Elm attend schools in the Denton Independent School District, and this district is building its fourth high school to accommodate this growing population. Little Elm operates its own school district with nine public schools and two private schools. The Little Elm ISD continues to improve the quality of education and operates an incredible athletic complex that hosts a variety of annual events including the Special Olympics and Classic on the Lake Band Competition, as well as serving as host to many regional football, soccer and track events. Find homes in Little Elm by school district.
Little Elm is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85 percent of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs—well above the national average. This community offers a variety of office and retail space and prime locations are still available for commercial development with Lake Lewisville providing many scenic opportunities for restaurant and entertainment ventures.
Sometimes, growth can be hard on the infrastructure of a city, but not in Little Elm! In fact, this community has won multiple awards for its careful planning as it grows. In addition, it has been named a Tree City USA, and Little Elm was given a Bronze Leaf Award from the Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council for its dedication to protecting forested areas throughout town, even as it grows. In 2013 it was named the 2nd safest city in the nation. By purchasing a home in Little Elm, you become part of this award-winning community.
Little Elm offers plenty of fun for everyone. Its location near the middle of I-35, U.S. Highway 380, the North Dallas Tollway, and the Sam Rayburn Tollways provide locals with easy access to nearby professional sports facilities, shopping, and downtown Dallas destinations. Outdoor activities come first in Little Elm with the largest beach in North Texas. Choose from running on miles of local trails, enjoying paddle boarding or beach volleyball, or afternoon at the area's community center.
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