5 Things You Should Know Before Moving to Flower Mound
Are you considering moving to Flower Mound, Texas? If so, here are 5 things you should know about Flower Mound before you move here!
1. Flower Mound has been named one of the best places to live in the United States.
In 2021, Flower Mound was named the 4th best place to live by Money, an independent economics website. Towns and cities around the country were ranked based on affordability, economic growth, and quality of life. And Flower Mound ranked so high thanks to its impressive job growth, excellent high school graduation rate, the flourishing Lakeside Business District, abundant recreational activities, and overall quality of life, including community events.
2. Flower Mound is only 15 minutes from DFW Airport and is centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth.
Flower Mound is an excellent suburban community for anyone with a job that requires a commute thanks to its central location between both Dallas and Fort Worth and the fact that it's only 15 minutes north of DFW Airport. Because of this, Flower Mound attracts many who work in either Downtown Dallas or Fort Worth, as well as those who work for the airlines industry.
3. Flower Mound has an amazing parks and recreation department.
Over the last few years, Flower Mound has worked hard upgrading all of its town parks, each with a different theme. One of our personal favorites is the aviation-themed playground at Lakewood Park!
You can find a list of all of Flower Mound's parks here.
There are also an abundance of amazing community events that happen throughout the year. One of the Town's most popular is Independence Fest which is held each July 4 and usually features an amazing headlining entertainer. In 2021 it was the Josh Abbott Band!
We publish a monthly community calendar where you can keep up with all of the events happening in and around Flower Mound. Check them out on our blog!
4. Flower Mound maintains its small-town feel while still encouraging significant economic development.
When you move to Flower Mound, you'll love the kind of small-town feel that it offers, but there's not much that you'll have to leave Flower Mound for! Flower Mound is full of amazing restaurants and retail. One of our favorite spots in town in Lakeside DFW where there are fantastic restaurants, local boutiques, exercise studios, and a Moviehouse & Eatery.
If you're a foodie like us, you'll love learning about local-owned restaurants in our Foodie Friday DFW series. Check it out!
5. Flower Mound has one of the fastest-growing real estate markets in Texas.
According to AceableAgent, Flower Mound has the second-fastest growing real estate market in Texas. They attribute this to Flower Mound's schools as well as it being a highly sought-after area.
You can search homes currently on the market here.