The spirit of small town America is alive and well in Prosper. The town of Prosper is located just north of Dallas in Collin and Denton counties. This community is home to approximately 14,416 Texas residents who enjoy an affluent lifestyle in a town that supports small town ideals.
Once a rural area that was the main stop for the railroad that ran between Sherman and Dallas, Prosper grew into a town that is known for a thriving industry that supports a stable economy. Providing residents with a lifestyle that places them well above the state’s average, the median household income is an estimated $114,724.
Prosper is centrally located and home to many residents who commute to work elsewhere. Celina is to the north, Frisco is to the south, McKinney is to the east, and Denton is to the west. Other communities nearby include Pilot Point, Little Elm, Anna, and Allen. The average commute time is around 27 minutes.
It’s no surprise that education is a priority to residents of Prosper when you consider that 95.2% of residents have a high school diploma or higher. Many residents go on to receive a Bachelor’s degree or higher. In fact, an impressive 45.7% have higher degrees. Students in Prosper attend schools in the Prosper Independent School District. Elementary schools include Baker, Light Farms, Folsom, Rucker, and Cockrell. Middle schools include Rogers and Reynolds. Prosper High School enrolls students in grades 9 – 12.
Whether you’re looking for a single-family home on a quiet cul-de-sac or a luxury estate with an expansive, beautifully landscaped lawn, you’ll find amazing real estate in Prosper. Consider that the average home value is well above the state’s average at $426,000. It’s no wonder that so many people choose to call this incredible community home.
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