If you're itching for a small town atmosphere with gorgeous lakeside views, your destination is none other than Little Elm. Situated in Denton County, Little Elm stayed a secret to most outsiders until the early 1990s. As the surrounding cities - Frisco, The Colony, Prosper, Lewisville, Aubrey - began to flourish in population and infrastructure, this town couldn't stay small for long. Little Elm continues to hold true to its values as residents and visitors alike cherish its unique beauty.
Little Elm is the definition of a lake view city. Lake Lewisville borders the town to the north and south providing spectacular views throughout the city. With docks available to rent or own, a day out on the lake fishing or tubing is only minutes away. This is also the perfect getaway from the congested life of surrounding cities. At the same time, Little Elm has premier access to highways that connect residents to the rest of Dallas/Fort Worth. Little Elm manages its own educational system and is noted as one of the fastest growing towns in Denton County. In 2006, the city completed a state of the art high school that rivals nearby school districts. Renters can also be assured that Little Elm has one of the lowest crime rates in the DFW area, which adds to the community atmosphere of the city.
Can you imagine a lake view setting with a relatively low property value? For Little Elm residents, it's one of the perks of the community. The city has experienced its own commercial growth as a result of development projects in the general area. Residents enjoy a low cost of living with average rent at only $976 and have an above average quality of life in Texas. Considering the surrounding communities, residents are getting a deal on location and value. With its little town charm, Little Elm is sure to provide suitable alternative to city life.