Lake Highlands – Dallas, Texas

Lake Highlands is a neighborhood constituting most of Northeast Dallas. The neighborhood is a collection of dozens of subdivisions served by Richardson ISD and Dallas ISD public schools, as well as an array of private schools.

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.

Lake Highlands touches Richardson on the north, Garland on the east, White Rock Lake and East Dallas on the south, and Lakewood and North Dallas on the west. The neighborhood is bisected from southeast to northwest by I-635 and from southwest to northeast by the DART Blue Line. It is bordered on the south by Northwest Highway and White Rock Lake, and on the west by White Rock Creek or Central Expressway. On the north and east, the neighborhood ends at the city limits of Richardson and Garland.

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.


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