Dallas Neighborhood Guide: Lake Highlands

Constituting most of Northeast Dallas, the sprawling Lake Highlands neighborhood is a collection of dozens of subdivisions bound together by their support for Richardson ISD schools. There’s a perfect corner for nearly anyone interested in comfortable, relatively affordable family living with quick access to big city amenities, plus abundant parkland and trails leading to nearby White Rock Lake.

Demographics

POPULATION

The 2016 population of LAKE HIGHLANDS is estimated to be 87,860. That’s a change of +4.6% in the last five years. Over the next five years, the population is projected to change by +4.8%.

The number of households is 36,682, a change of +4.2% in the last five years. In the next five years, the number of households is projected to change +4.8%.

The average household size is 2.38.

INCOME & EMPLOYMENT

The median household income is $44,539 and, of the entire population age 16 and over, 32.7% aren’t in the labor force. 18.0% of families live below the poverty line.

Among those employed, 19.9% are blue-collar workers, 61.6% are white-collar workers, and 18.5% are occupied as service industry or farm workers.

The average commute time for workers who live in this area is 29.0 minutes. The average number of vehicles per household is 1.4.

HOUSING

31.8% of LAKE HIGHLANDS homes are detached, single-family houses. The median owner-occupied home value is $266,181.

39.7% of the homes are owner-occupied. The average length of residence among residents in owner-occupied homes is 16.6 years, while the average renter has been in the same home 6.7 years.

The median year the area’s housing units were built is 1977.

SCHOOLS

Explore all Lake Highlands, Texas public K-12 schools.

  • Aikin Elementary
  • Audelia Creek Elementary
  • Forestridge Elementary
  • Highland Meadows Elementary
  • Lake Highlands Elementary
  • Merriman Park Elementary
  • Moss Haven Elementary
  • Northlake Elementary
  • Skyview Elementary
  • Stults Road Elementary
  • Thurgood Thomas C. Marshall Elementary
  • Wallace Elementary
  • White Rock Elementary
  • Forest Meadow Junior High School
  • Lake Highlands Junior High School
  • Liberty Junior High School
  • L.V. Berkner High School
  • Lake Highlands Freshman Center
  • Lake Highlands High School
  • Liberty Junior High School

Real Estate Snapshot

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Dallas Neighborhood Guide | Lake Highlands | Hartman Terilli Realty
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Dallas Neighborhood Guide | Lake Highlands | Hartman Terilli Realty
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Looking for the perfect neighborhood in Dallas? Explore all that Lake Highlands has to offer.
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By |2018-05-16T16:55:09+00:00May 9th, 2018|Dallas Neighborhood Guide|

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