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Overview

Introduction to Flower Mound, Texas

Flower Mound, Texas, in Denton county, is 19 miles N of Arlington, Texas. The town is considered part of the Dallas metropolitan area.

Flower Mound History

Flower Mound was originally occupied by Native Americans. The area was settled in by the Europeans in the 1840s. It was incorporated as a town in 1961. The community was named after a nearby mound where numerous flowers grew after the heavy rains. Development of the town began after the opening of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. The town of Flower Mound adopted the "strategically Managed and Responsible Town Growth" management plan in 1999.

Flower Mound and nearby Attractions

  • Coppell Aquatic and Recreation Center
  • National Scouting Museum
  • National Museum of Communications
  • Six Flags Over Texas
  • Fort Worth Botanic Garden
  • Dallas World Aquarium

Things To Do In Flower Mound

Flower Mound offers several parks and scenic trails including Hidden Valley Park, Glenwick Park, Dixon Park, Westchester Park, Gaston Park, Post Oak Park, Shadow Ridge, and Tealwood Oaks. The town also has several houses of worship such as the Restoration Fellowship Church, Faith Lutheran Church, Flower Mound Church, and New Providence Church. In addition, you can enjoy the Grapevine Vintage Railroad Ride during your leisure hours.

Flower Mound Transportation

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the nearest airport.

Flower Mound Higher Education

Texas Woman's University, Brookhaven College, and University of North Texas, offer higher educational facilities.

Demographics

People

Total Population69,966
Male Share of the Population49.1%
Female Share of the Population50.9%
Senior Citizens7.4%
Employed Population 16+36,259
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married65.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher59.8%
Median Earnings25+$65,701
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,819

Wealth

Median Family Income$130,904
% Above Poverty Level96.8%
% Below Poverty Level3.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home10.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone11%
Median Gross Rent$1,611
Median House Value$292,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.3%
German18.9%
English13.7%
Irish12.8%
Italian4.3%
French Except Basque3.6%
Scottish2.7%
Polish2.3%
Norwegian2%
Dutch1.6%
Swedish1.4%
Welsh0.9%
Arab0.7%
Czech0.6%
African0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Hungarian0.4%
Russian0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Greek0.3%
Australian0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Egyptian0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Palestinian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Haitian0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Cape Verdean0.1%
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Flower Mound Almanac

CategoryValue
County Denton County
Standard Zip Codes75022, 75028
P.O. Box Zip Codes75027
Phone Area Codes214,972, 469
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.02
Approximate Longitude-97.09

Flower Mound Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGRAPEVINE DAM
Distance5.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 54 F
Apr Temp51 to 75 F
Jul Temp73 to 96 F
Oct Temp53 to 79 F
Annual Precip34.6 inches
StationDALLAS-FT WORTH INTL AP
Distance9.2 miles
Jan Temp34 to 54 F
Apr Temp54 to 76 F
Jul Temp75 to 95 F
Oct Temp56 to 78 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches
StationDALLAS LOVE AP
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp36 to 55 F
Apr Temp56 to 77 F
Jul Temp77 to 96 F
Oct Temp58 to 79 F
Annual Precip37 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bartonville1,916$151,719
Double Oak3,028$143,269
Grapevine50,538$103,493
Southlake29,101$205,800

Flower Mound Public Libraries

Flower Mound Public Library
3030 BROADMOOR LN
Flower Mound, Texas
(972) 874-6200

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Flower Mound Hospitals

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound
(Proprietary)
4400 Long Prairie Road
Continuum Rehabilitation Hospital Of North Texas
(Proprietary)
3100 Peters Colony Road

Flower Mound Public Schools

Flower Mound 9th Grade Campus
3411 A Peters Colony Rd
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5999
Other
Total Enrollment 950
Flower Mound H S
3411 Peters Colony
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5192
High
Total Enrollment 2550
Liberty El
4600 Quail Run Rd
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5958
Primary
Total Enrollment 667
Mckamy Middle
2401 Old Settlers Rd
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5991
Middle
Total Enrollment 1110
Old Settlers El
2525 Old Settlers Rd
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5993
Primary
Total Enrollment 636
Wellington El
3900 Kenwood Dr
ZIP: 75022
(469) 713-5989
Primary
Total Enrollment 903
Bluebonnet Elementary
2000 Spinks Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5195
Primary
Total Enrollment 495
Bridlewood El
4901 Remington Park Dr
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5193
Primary
Total Enrollment 467
Chapel Hill El
1800 Timber Creek Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5200
Clayton Downing Middle School
5555 Bridlewood Blvd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5962
Middle
Total Enrollment 606
Donald El
2400 Forest Vista Dr
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5198
Primary
Total Enrollment 497
Flower Mound El
4101 Churchill Dr
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5955
Primary
Total Enrollment 499
Forest Vista El
900 Forest Vista Dr
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5194
Primary
Total Enrollment 546
Forestwood Middle
2810 Morriss Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5972
Other
Total Enrollment 693
Garden Ridge El
2220 S Garden Ridge Blvd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5956
Primary
Total Enrollment 465
Ischool High Of Flower Mound
500 Parker Square
ZIP: 75028
(972) 316-3663
High
Total Enrollment 159
Lamar Middle
4000 Timber Creek Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5966
Middle
Total Enrollment 764
Legends Property
1800 Timber Creek Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5200
Marcus 9th Grade Campus
5707 A Morris Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5998
Other
Total Enrollment 835
Marcus H S
5707 Morriss Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5196
High
Total Enrollment 2439
Marjory Vickery Elementary
3301 Wager Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5969
Primary
Total Enrollment 540
Prairie Trail Elementary
5555 Timber Creek Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5980
Primary
Total Enrollment 609
Shadow Ridge Middle School
2050 Aberdeen Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5984
Middle
Total Enrollment 721
Timber Creek El
1900 Timber Creek Rd
ZIP: 75028
(469) 713-5961
Primary
Total Enrollment 470

Flower Mound Private Schools

Coram Deo Academy Of Flower Mound
4900 Wichita Trl
ZIP: 75022
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 632
Montessori Country Day School
7400 Hawk Rd
ZIP: 75022
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
Primrose School Of Wellington
3708 Flower Mound Rd
ZIP: 75022
Elementary
Total Enrollment 12
Explorations Preparatory School
1501 Flower Mound Rd
ZIP: 75028
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
Faith Lutheran Day School
6000 Morriss Rd
ZIP: 75028
Elementary
Total Enrollment 40
Primrose School Of Ne Flower Mound
3939 Morriss Rd
ZIP: 75028
Elementary
Total Enrollment 20
Spanish School House
2525 Forest Vista Dr
ZIP: 75028
Elementary
Total Enrollment 9
Temple Christian Academy
2501 Northshore Blvd
ZIP: 75028
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 164
Trietsch Enrichment Center
6101 Morriss Rd
ZIP: 75028
Elementary
Total Enrollment 32
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