Haslet, Texas is a city within the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Just 15 miles North of downtown Fort Worth and 20 miles from Denton, this quaint hamlet offers small town living with close proximity to big city life. Haslet boasts a safe and rural setting for anyone looking to settle in and enjoy life.
Haslet Real Estate Market
Home to just under 2,000 residents, Haslet has a number of attractive real estate opportunities. The median price for houses is approximately $364,000. Large properties, quiet and safe neighborhoods, and matured lots are just a few of the attractive features of homes in Haslet. The average household income in Haslet is roughly $120,000, which is double the average of the entire state of Texas.
The city of Haslet prides itself in offering events and community gatherings for residents and visitors throughout the year. Whether it’s yoga in the park, tai chi at the community centre or the annual easter egg hunt, there are ways to get out all the time. Other events include, memorial day party, kids fire camp, movie in the park, haunted hayride and christmas tree lighting.
There are two parks to be enjoyed in the city. John Gammill Park is the perfect space to enjoy the outdoors having a covered pavilion, fenced play area for the kids, picnic tables and public restrooms. There is also the Haslet Community Park which offers an 18 hole disc golf course, sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, play structure and swings, covered pavilion, public restrooms and a walking trail.
The Best Haslet Neighborhoods
There is no shortage of subdivisions and neighborhoods that can meet all needs when it comes to Haslet, Texas.
Ashmore Farms is a neighborhood of approximately 153 homes dating back to 1998. The median sale price of the homes is roughly $405,000. The houses sit on around a ½ acre of land and the community has a homeowners association, neighborhood gatherings, monthly newsletters and a book club.
Emerald Park North is situated along highway 287. The houses in this area are mid size and date back to 2004. Sale prices fall around $225,000 and lot sizes are ¼ acre.
The Meadow is a newer neighborhood, developing in 2007. Houses are large scale and boast ½ acre, mature lots. The price for homes in this area is approximately $567,500. Residents of this neighborhood enjoy the benefits of a homeowners association as well.
Willow Ridge is a single family development by Pulte Homes. Quiet and safe, this neighborhood is reasonably priced from $200k to $400k plus. Those who live in this community have access to the pool and park. There is also Carl E. Schluter Elementary School in close proximity. Nearby Eagle Mountain Lake offers a nice relaxing day away.
Spring Ranch is desirable for its easy access to Highway 287, Interstate 35, Highway 114 and Loop 820. This newly developed neighborhood is continuing to grow, originally started in 2017. Large, stately homes vary from roughly $310,000 - $550, 000 and have lot sizes of ½ acre.
Sun Valley Estates feature mid sized homes built in the late 1990’s. The area has matured properties that are approximately an acre. Priced attractively in the high $300’s, this area is a desirable location for those in Haslet.
While small town living does come with so sacrifices, such as less access to amenities, Haslet makes up for it with its proximity to large cities such as Dallas and Fort Worth. Despite that fact there are still plenty of services that are available within Haslet as well.
There are a number of different places of worship available to those living in the bible belt. A handful of churches such as Northgate Church, Life Community Church, Grace Point Church of Haslet, Henrietta Creek Church of Christ, and Haslet Church of Christ all offer services for those looking to attend.
The Haslet Public Library is conveniently located downtown and provides residents with all traditional library services as well as programs and classes. There are plenty of volunteer opportunities available through the public library as well.
Haslet, Texas is part of the award winning Northwest Independent School District. There are 4 elementary schools, Haslet Elementary, Carl E. Schluter Elementary, Sendera Ranch Elementary, and J. C. Thompson Elementary, 2 middle schools, Leo Adams Middle School, and Truett Wilson Middle School and 1 high school, V. R. Eaton High School, in the Haslet area that families can choose from to send their children to. The schools within the Northwest Independent School District were rated as “meeting” standards which is currently the highest rating available.
There is also a couple of private school options in the Haslet area. Alliance Christian Academy and Heritage Christian Academy, which offers a education and christian values.
Haslet provides residents with quick and easy accessibility to surrounding larger cities. Conveniently located along interstate 35, US highway 287 and Highway 114, commuters can easily jump on any one of these major roadway and get to their destination in now time.
You are also just a stone's throw away from the Fort Worth Alliance Airport, which connects you to all different parts of the country and world.
Haslet has become a major intermodal hub, as it has a transportation and distribution network via major highways and is close to two large airports, Alliance Airport and Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. Some distribution and warehouses in Haslet are Amazon Fulfillment Center, International Aviation Composites (IAC), Coca-Cola Company, Exel, Inc., FedEx Freight, KFS, Inc., Michael's, SC Johnson & Son, Inc., Volkswagen, Williamson-Dickie, JC Penney Distribution and Logistics Centre, Schneider Intermodal and Kraft.
With major companies and corporations looking at Haslet for its ideal location and low tax rate, there remains a healthy economy and job opportunities.
Going out for a bite to eat is a common practice of most Americans and Haslet has a number of choices for those looking to do so. Many residents enjoy a local favorite eatery, Le Tara Grill, serving up unique and delicious southern comfort food. If you are wanting traditional texas style dining, Lee Hickory Smoked BBQ would be the place you would want to hit up. Mai Thai is a quaint traditional thai restaurant that is sure to please anyone wanting ethnic eats. Haslet also has a number of familiar larger chains such as Sonic, IHOP, Big Joe’s Pizza and Pasta and Mr. Jim’s Pizza.
Haslet Real Estate Agents
Looking to purchase a home in Haslet? Let our real estate specialists work with you to navigate the process of buying or selling your house. Our Haslet real estate agents have expert knowledge of the distinct dynamics of the Haslet housing market.
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