Lake Highlands

Frequent White Rock Lake's Flag Pole Hill and its new all-inclusive state of the art playground.

Welcome to Lake Highlands

Experience the unique beauty of Lake Highlands, a vibrant neighborhood in Northeast Dallas offering the perfect blend of comfort, affordability, and convenience. With its multitude of subdivisions mostly within the highly rated Richardson Independent School District, this is the ideal place for families to call home. Enjoy the best of both worlds - easy access to big city amenities and an abundance of parks and trails leading to picturesque White Rock Lake. Brace yourself for the breathtaking street elevations that can vary by an impressive 50 feet - Lake Highlands truly has it all.
Neighborhoods include Lake Highlands, Lake Highlands North, Lake Highlands Square, Lake Highlands Estates, L Streets, Lakeridge, Royal Highlands, Royal Village, Merriman Park, University Manor, Merriman Park North, Town Creek, Pebble Creek, Moss Farm, Enclave at Vanguard Way, Urban Reserve, Oak Highlands, Alexander Village, Bordeaux, Abrams Place, Highlands West, Oak Highlands, Coppertowne, Oak Tree Village, Country Forest, Jackson Meadows, Northwood Estates, and Enclave at Lake Highlands.

Overview for Lake Highlands, TX

4,124 people live in Lake Highlands, where the median age is 39 and the average individual income is $70,038. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

39 years

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Around Lake Highlands, TX

There's plenty to do around Lake Highlands, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Body Renovation Fitness Center, Rebel Muscle, and Rhythm Room Ballroom Dance Studio.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 3.26 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.43 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.18 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.31 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.79 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.55 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lake Highlands, TX

Lake Highlands has 1,790 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lake Highlands do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,124 people call Lake Highlands home. The population density is 4,244.38 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


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48.08 / 51.92%

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Schools in Lake Highlands, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby Lake Highlands. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Victor H Hexter Elementary
PreK - 5th
Robert T Hill Middle
6th - 8th

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