Flower Mound TX Real Estate and Community Information
Located in the heart of Denton County is the town of Flower Mound. As beautiful as they name may lead you to believe, this small but growing community is centrally located in north central Texas and is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
The town, for much of the 1990's, was known as the Second-Fastest Growing City in Texas. Today the town features a low tax rate, a top-rated school system, beautiful neighborhoods, great homes and a quality of life that surpasses any community in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.
The beautiful north central Texas town has just the right blend of small-town atmosphere and economic development. The town is proud of its expertise in managed growth creating a wonderful life for residents. The master planned community emphasizes environmental sensitivity and preserving the community's character creating a environment for smart sustained growth. Home buyers looking in this area will be pleased to find a wonderful community with an unmatched quality of life.
The stretches forty-six square miles within the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Located only twenty from Dallas and twenty-five miles from Fort Worth the town is only minutes from everything.
The Town was named for the large mound which looks down upon the area. The mound is almost thirteen acres across and rises fifty feet above the ground. The impressive formation was once covered with a variety of wildflowers and grasses. The site is now preserved as an historical area.
Local legends say that The Mound was once sacred ground used by Wichita people for ceremonies. The area was once part of what is known as the great American Black Land Prairie. The prairie ran vertically all the way from Canada to the Rio Grande and horizontally from the great Rockies to the great Mississippi river. Today only a minuscule amount of the once twenty million acres remain.
Parks and Recreation
With more than thirty-two miles of multi-purposes paved trail connecting the parks, schools and neighborhoods of this delightful town, residents can enjoy easy access to many preferred locales while walking, running, biking or skating.
The town also provides more than three miles of equestrian trails for horseback riding, as well as many recreational sports fields and tennis courts.
The Town is home to almost seven-hundred acres of parks an offers an array of playgrounds, covered picnic shelters and much more. Home to many recreational fields, residential sports enthusiasts will enjoy access to baseball, softball, tennis, soccer and basketball leagues.
Attractions and Activities
The towns amazing location nestled between Lake Grapevine and Lewisville Lake grands residents with an unlimited amount of recreational activities. Residents often enjoy boating, water sports, swimming, fishing, camping, hunting, and hiking in the beautiful woods and lakes surrounding the charming small town.
The town is also home to a wonderful Performing Arts Theatre, producing a full season of theatrical productions including plays and musicals. The town is also home to a fantastic Chamber Orchestra. The orchestra has long been an important part of the arts community and provides residents with opportunities for performance and a way in which the town may enjoy classical music.
The town features two nationally acclaimed golf courses. Both Bridlewood Golf Club and Tour 18 are open year round for the enjoyment of many. There are also over a hundred-and-fifty golf courses in the larger Dallas-Fort Worth Area.
Flower Mound is a wonderful place to call home. Residents in the Dallas- fort Worth area consistently rate the town as one of the best places to live. The town enjoys beautiful neighborhoods, great schools and wonderful homes. If you are interested in viewing some of the properties that are available in the areas real estate market contact Miogene Alexander. Miogene Alexander is an area expert and will be able to assist you in finding the right home which will suit your needs.