About Wylie TX

Olde City Park Wylie TX

Olde City Park in Wylie TX

Wylie TX is a diverse and active city, with history spanning back to the 1870s. With award-winning public schools, a multitude of options for commuters, a solid economy and extraordinary entertainment options, homes for sale in Wylie TX have consistently increased in value. Many of the households in Wylie TX are married couples, and there are a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the city. Wylie TX also offers the best crime rates within the region, experiencing less than a quarter of the amount of crimes shown by state averages.

Wylie TX has the distinct feature of being located between two principal lakes, Lake Lavon and Lake Ray Hubbard. This proximity offers residents of Wylie camping, fishing, boating opportunities and more. There are multiple gorgeous Texas parks available for outdoor activities, picnics and sports. There are concerts held in the historic downtown area, and it is host to the Wylie rodeo which is unique to the region and is often experienced by visitors as well as residents.

Bozman Farm entrance Wylie TX

Bozman Farm entrance in Wylie TX

Young professionals interested in homes for sale in Wylie TX can experience the culture of the area during the National Night Out and Taste of Wylie, events offering the unique Wylie TX experience. The downtown area of Wylie TX hosts a lively nightlife with many highly-rated restaurants and clubs, while houses for sale in Wylie TX can still take advantage of a quiet suburban atmosphere. The average sales price of homes for sale in Wylie TX is $279,900, making this area much more affordable than many of the surrounding cities in the counties of Collin, Rockwall and Dallas.

bozman farm subdivision Wylie TX

Bozman Farm subdivision in Wylie TX

The Wylie Independent School District has been recognized by the state education agency and has an enviable student to teacher ratio of 15:1. The community is extremely strong, with an unusually low poverty rate and easy access to major metropolitan areas for work.


Served by five highways, Wylie TX is an easy commute from the Dallas metropolitan region, a feature that has increased its overall popularity as a small town with metropolitan flair. The local government is very active within the community, and the city’s police and fire departments have received recognition for their much appreciated services in keeping Wylie safe. 

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