Lewisville, TX

Lewisville, TX

Lewisville Real Estate And Community Information

 

Lewisville, Texas is a dynamic suburban community in the thriving North Texas region. Home to approximately 100,000 residents, Lewisville is a significant regional employer used by major corporations for both administrative headquarters and warehousing. With its location just minutes from DFW International Airport, and straddling two major highways, Lewisville is perfectly positioned for easy access to the rest of North Texas and beyond. One of the most popular features is Lake Lewisville, which is immensely popular for watersports and outdoor recreation. Offering a variety of amenities such as picnic areas, RV and tent camping, pavilions, 24-hr fishing barges, swimming beaches and athletic facilities – this lakeside community has a fun activity for all! Quality schools, safe neighborhoods, family-friendly recreation options, and the most retail square footage per capita in the region are among the many reasons families and individuals choose Lewisville as a place to live, work, and play.

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Parks and Recreation in Lewisville

 

Lewisville offers numerous facilities for residents to enjoy time in the great outdoors. The Lewisville Parks & Leisure Services maintains numerous facilities around town, including 23 Parks and over 14 miles of Bicycle and Walking Trails. The city parks have many excellent recreational amenities. Lake Park (Lake Park Road and Mill Street) covers 662 acres along the shores of Lake Lewisville. There are 3 major areas within this park. The athletic complex contains 8 lighted baseball fields, 2 lighted adult softball fields and 8 lighted soccer fields. The lake area offers a campground, swimming area, boat ramps and docks. Finally, there is an 18 hole disc golf course and the Lake Park Golf Club (6 Lake Park Road) is an 18 hole championship golf course. Lone Star Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park (1301 South Railroad Street) is a beautiful 269 acre park with state-of-the-art facilities. There are multiple athletic complexes for baseball/softball, football, and soccer. The park contains 3 man made lakes offering stunning wetland areas for hiking. There is also a dog park and skate park within the 269 acres. The city has 2 aquatic facilities for residents to cool off in the hot summer months. Sun Valley Aquatic Center (801 South Valley Parkway), includes a 25 yard competition pool, leisure pool, slides, lazy river, and tot area. Old Town Aquatic Park (535 West College Street) has leisure pools, a slide, spraygrounds, and a lazy river. Residents can take advantage of the Frederick P. Herring Recreation Center (191 Civic Circle) all year with its 2 gymnasiums, 8 pickleball courts, 4 racquetball courts, fitness center, and classrooms.

 

 

Education in Lewisville, TX

Excellent educational facilities are a priority for residents of Lewisville. The community is served by Lewisville Independent School District, with schools located throughout Lewisville and 12 neighboring communities. This district operates 66 schools.  Of these schools, there are 14 elementary schools, 5 middle schools, 2 ninth and tenth grade campuses, and 1 senior high school located right within Lewisville for the convenience of residents. There are also several private educational institutions, both religious affiliated and non-denominational, located in the city. Willow Bend Academy (101 East Southwest Parkway #101) is a private middle and high school facility. It offers provides students with individual instruction. There are three academic programs, including honors, college preparatory, and general. Winfree Academy Charter School (341 Bennett Lane) is high school for students looking for hybrid learning, meaning coursework is completed online and in-person.



Health and Transportation in Lewisville, Texas

There are many excellent medical facilities throughout the North Texas area. Many are located in Lewisville for the convenience of residents. Medical City Lewisville (500 West Main Street) is a comprehensive medical and surgical hospital with 24-hour emergency care. In addition, there are many family medical practices including Highland Family Medical Center (2012 FM 407, #100). For residents in need of non-emergency, immediate care, Lakepointe Urgent Care (713 Hebron Parkway) and Today Clinic Urgent Care (1318 W Main Street) are both located in Lewisville.

 

Travelling within Lewisville and the Dallas metropolitan area is a breeze with the excellent transportation network. Interstate 35E runs directly through the city and provides residents with the opportunity to commute quickly throughout the region. The Denton County Transportation Authority operates the A-train, which runs 21 miles and connects Denton and Dallas counties. It conveniently connects to DART, offering a different way to travel throughout the Dallas metropolitan area. There are 3 A-train Stations located in Lewisville. For residents needing to travel beyond North Texas, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is only 10 miles away via Texas State Highway 121.  


Contact Information

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Scott and Tammy Watson
GroupWatson, Keller Williams
4862 State Hwy 121, Ste. 210
Lewisville TX 75056
214-682-7002
972-370-1775
Fax: 214-522-5519