Best Places to Live in Lavon, Texas

Regional center - Northeast Texas
Pros
-Entertainment
-Arts and culture
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Unattractive physical setting
-Summer heat

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What Bert Has To Say About Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro Area

Dallas is the eastern, larger half of the Dallas–Fort Worth “Metroplex.” Dallas is what most people think of when they first think of Texas—big, busy, growing, cosmopolitan, rich, glitzy, and self-confident. Dozens of gleaming downtown skyscrapers tower above the level plains, while an assortment of neighborhoods and suburban commercial centers sprawl in all directions around the city core. It has far outgrown its beltway and is supported by a spider web of freeways going in all directions, a network almost without compare in other U.S. cities. Long commutes are common, thanks to the large population, growth rate, and urban sprawl, but most don’t commute to the city itself. A rapidly developing rail-transit program is helping to cope, but Dallas is pretty much as “motor city.”


QUICK FACTS

City: Lavon
Zip Codes: 75166
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lavon is 3.60% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lavon jobs have increased by 3.09%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lavon's cost of living is 6.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Lavon's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Lavon's population is 2,889 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 853.47%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lavon is $216,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.37%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Lavon public schools spend $9,090 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Lavon. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Lavon

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ZIP CODES IN LAVON, TEXAS
75166