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Flower Mound Smart Growth

Population: 65,060 | Area: 43.1 sq mi
Jennifer and Philip Bernard married in Flower Mound's Parker Square. Photo By Dave Shafer

Officially a “town” rather than a city, Flower Mound draws a similar homebuyer as Highland Village but one more enamored with an easy commute than a lovely view of the lake. Flower Mound is closer to the airport, closer to Las Colinas. A Jewish resident says she’d like to see more religious diversity, noting the Christian pre-football prayer and constant Christmas wishes at the local stores. “I couldn’t find a bar mitzvah card one time at the local drugstore, and you have to drive to Dallas to find a kosher grocery store,” she says. Almost 13 acres of the town’s original mound of wildflowers and native grasses remain protected from development by the Mound Foundation, an appreciated nod to the town’s heritage.


  • Median Age: 38.1
  • Population Growth: 12.7 %
  • Population Density: 1509.5 ppl/sq mile


  • School District: Lewisville ISD
  • Students Passing TAKS: 88%
  • Average SAT Score: 1101


  • Violent Crime Rate: 0.665 per 1,000 residents
  • Non-Violent Crime Rate: 8.9 per 1,000 residents

Real Estate:

  • Average Price of Homes Sold: $302,305