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LAKE HIGHLANDS

Comprising more than fifteen remarkable neighborhoods.

Welcome to Lake Highlands

 
Comprising more than fifteen remarkable neighborhoods, the Lake Highlands area of Northeast Dallas, Texas, is a lovely place to call home. Lake Highlands encompasses the impressive neighborhoods of Woodlands on the Creek, Urban Reserve, Town Creek, Oak Highlands, Merriman Park North, L Streets, Highland Meadows, and Alexander’s Village, among several others. While the community is not an official subdivision, it is typically thought to comprise most of Dallas City Council District Ten in the 75243, 75238, and 75231 zip codes.
 
With a fantastic location east of White Rock Creek and north of Northwest Highway and White Rock Lake, Lake Highlands is a family-friendly community primarily served by the Richardson Independent School District. There is a small portion of the community within the boundaries of the Dallas Independent School District as well. School-aged residents of Lake Highlands are served by White Rock Elementary, Skyview Elementary, Moss Haven, Lake Highlands, Elementary, Forestridge Elementary, Hamilton Park Pacesetter Elementary, and Akin Elementary, among others. Liberty Junior High, Lake Highlands Junior High, and Forest Meadow Junior High serve the tweens in the community, and high school students attend Lake Highlands Freshman Center before moving on to Lake Highlands High School.
 
In addition to its family-friendliness, Lake Highlands also offers easy access to the fabulous dining and shopping found at Lake Highlands Town Center, Galleria Dallas, and Northpark Center. Moreover, homes for sale in Lake Highlands are in proximity to hundreds of parks, including White Rock Lake, located at the south end of the community. Also easily accessible are an array of sports fields and more than twenty-six miles of hiking and biking trails. Real estate in Lake Highlands also provides proximity to multiple significant transportation arteries such as Interstate 635, Loop 12, and the Central Expressway, as well as Plano Road, Walnut Hill Lane, Skillman Street, Greenville Avenue, and Abrams Road, among many others. Lake Highlands properties are extraordinarily diverse and include low-maintenance attached homes as well as spacious, private, detached single-family homes in all shapes and sizes. We would love the opportunity to tell you more about the currently listed homes in Lake Highlands of Northeast Dallas, Texas, so please contact us as soon as it is convenient.
 
Find the newest homes for sale and real estate listings in Lake Highlands. In this competitive market, it’s important to stay on top of the newest listings and to alert us on anything you would like to see. If you would like more information on any of these Lake Highlands homes for sale, just request information on the listing details page of the property. We can provide you with information that’s not available to the public including disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.
 
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Lake Highlands consists of a number of options when it comes to public schools in Richardson Independent School District. Use this school finder tool to find which attendance zone your new home is located in! 
 

Overview for LAKE HIGHLANDS, TX

31,953 people live in LAKE HIGHLANDS, where the median age is 35.7 and the average individual income is $45,901. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

31,953

Total Population

35.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$45,901

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for LAKE HIGHLANDS, TX

LAKE HIGHLANDS has 12,950 households, with an average household size of 2.45. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in LAKE HIGHLANDS do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 31,953 people call LAKE HIGHLANDS home. The population density is 4,854.69 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

31,953

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.7

Median Age

47.76 / 52.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

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  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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12,950

Total Households

2.45

Average Household Size

$45,901

Average individual Income

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Commute Time

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60+ Minutes

Schools in LAKE HIGHLANDS, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby LAKE HIGHLANDS. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Heavenly Learning Center
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Lake Highlands Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
White Rock Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
St Patrick Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
White Rock North School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Highland Meadows Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Lake Highlands High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Northlake Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Wallace Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Calvary Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St James Episcopal School Of Dallas
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Highlander School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available

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