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Living in Westlake TX
Westlake, TX, is located in Denton and Tarrant counties. It is an upscale suburb of Fort Worth with a population of nearly 1,200 people as of 2014. It is a growing city with some exciting things to offer its residents.
If you are looking to move to Westlake, TX, here is some information that can help you learn more about the city. With this information, you can determine if it is the best place for you to move and what you can enjoy when you move there. Keep it in mind when you are considering making this city your home.
Why Move to Westlake?
Westlake is a great city to live in because of its proximity to both Dallas and Fort Worth. For those working in Dallas, traffic from Westlake is rather minimal when compared to other suburbs. There are also several employers in Westlake. For example, Sabre, First American, and Fidelity are all great places to work and located near Westlake.
This city is also a great place to live because of the beautiful climate and the friendly environment. While summers do tend to be hot, winters are mild and outdoor activities are plentiful.
One of the best things about the city of Westlake is that it offers natural beauty to residents and visitors. The town was once recognized as a Texas Certified Scenic City. It has one of the highest levels of scenic standards for public spaces and roadways in the country.
The city of Westlake was first settled by Charles and Matilda Medlin, who arrived in the area with about 20 other families. They settled along Denton Creek but ended up moving south to avoid flooding. The family's 3-story barn, which was rumored to be a hideout for Sam Bass and Bonnie and Clyde, remained in the area until 1997.
The city didn't become incorporated until 1956 when Dallas lawyer Glen Turner purchased 2,000 acres, and other ranches and homeowners began moving into the area. During the early 70s, developers created a golf course, housing development, and country club. This helped lead the path for other upscale housing developments in the future.
During the 1980s, the city continued to grow. IBM built a multi-use office complex called Solana, and other buildings began popping up around the town. Today, the city is home to 1,200 residents and some businesses. Residents love the quiet nature of the town, but also enjoy their proximity to Dallas and Fort Worth. It is a fantastic location for families but is a great option for single adults as well.
As of the year 2000, only 207 people were living in the city of Westlake. Since that time, the population has increased drastically.
Average household size for Westlake is around 2.46. 21% of people in the city are under the age of 18, and 43% are between the ages of 25 and 44. The median income per household is right around $130,000 with the median family income coming in at $150,000.
Along with being a beautiful city, Westlake has some things to offer its residents. Here are a few of the things you can enjoy when you move to this city.
The town of Westlake raised funds to build and operate Westlake Academy for the education of its children. This school is a charter school that offers three programs of the curriculum. These programs are intended to challenge students and make sure they have the highest individual potential possible.
Westlake Academy offers classes for students from kindergarten through 12th grade. The 2015 graduates received over $3.9 million in scholarships, and each student was accepted into college. Many of these students were even accepted into top colleges around the world. Overall, the school has an international mentality, which helps students become prepared to live anywhere in the world and be a success.
The town of Westlake offers many events throughout the year for residents to enjoy. For example, each spring, a free concert series is held in the Solana Village Circle Courtyard. A family event is also held on Arbor Day and is a great event to attend for families.
In May, the city holds an annual Decoration Day, which is held on Memorial Day. During this celebration, troops who have fought for our freedoms are honored uniquely. In October, a Vintage Classic Car show is held on the third Saturday of the month. This show features cars from 1909 to 1959.
After Thanksgiving, the town officially begins celebrating Christmas with a Community Tree Lighting. This is a community event that features music, family fun, and warm beverages. This event takes place on the Westlake Academy campus. Finally, Historical Marker Dedication Days are held throughout the year that allows residents to learn more about the city's rich history.
Residents in Westlake also enjoy a great selection of restaurants when they are looking to dine away from home. Along with the fantastic options in nearby Dallas and Fort Worth, here are some of the favorites you will want to try.
- La Scala Italian Restaurant
- Falcon Holdings
- Weinberger's Deli Two
- Mar Cosina Tex Mex to Gourmet
- Brooklyn Pizza
While the city of Westlake is rather limited on the number of shopping establishments, there are great options nearby in a number of the surrounding suburbs. For example, in Roanoke, you can find fantastic shops that will help you find the apparel and other items you need the most.
For those looking for a broader experience, head on over to Dallas's North Park Center or Galleria Dallas shopping malls. Both of these malls are extremely popular and will have everything you are looking for when it comes to items for yourself, gifts or even items for your home.
Along with taking in the sights, you can enjoy the great outdoors when you become a member of the Vaquero Club. Along with golf, residents and members can enjoy some activities and events throughout the year. There is also a day spa, tennis center, kids club, and many other items to enjoy.
Westlake Housing Market
The city of Westlake continues to grow and has a strong luxury housing market.
Most of the homes in Westlake follow the upscale single-family homes pattern. Many of these homes overlook the Vaquero Golf Club. There are also some neighborhoods from which to choose. Some of the most popular are Mahotea Boone, Aspen Lake, Glenwyck Farms, Stagecoach Hills and Vaquero.
Another great thing about the Westlake homes is that they were built with huge attention to detail. Many of the homes are custom designed and have fabulous floor plans. Regardless of your specific tastes and design desires, you will easily be able to find a home that fulfills everything you are looking for in Westlake.
Contact a Westlake REALTOR®
Considering looking homes, or selling a house in the Westlake area? Knox & Associates real estate agents are Westlake neighborhood experts, and we’d love to help! Our direct phone number is 972-342-0000. Or you may contact us via the contact form here.
If you are looking at real estate for sale, contact us to schedule showings of the properties that catch your attention. For sellers, our Westlake REALTORS® will schedule a convenient time to meet for a consultation; create a custom, full-market analysis of your house; and formulate a fair-market opinion as to the best asking price for your home. We can provide up-to-the-minute Westlake real estate statistics: current average asking prices on the homes for sale; the sales' history of currently sold houses in the Westlake neighborhood; and information about broader Dallas, Texas market trends so that you can make a well-informed decision.
Knox & Associates' REALTORS® in Westlake are full-time, trusted, professional real estate agents. This means you will be teaming with a dedicated expert whose goal is to negotiate the quickest home sale possible with the highest net return to the client.