Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula

Residents here are treated to the beauty of nature and frequent sightings of beloved bald eagles!

Welcome to Old Lake Highlands and Peninsula

Discover the enchanting origins of Lake Highlands! Back in 1927, an exceptional community bloomed on a picturesque peninsula, embraced by the serene waters of White Rock Lake. Today, this idyllic spot, lovingly dubbed "Peninsula," offers a haven for nature lovers. Immerse yourself in the splendor of endless acres of native black land prairie and be captivated by awe-inspiring sunsets. Whether you fancy a leisurely picnic on stone tables, playful moments at the playground, or a calendar brimming with vibrant cultural events at the Bath House, there's something here to thrill and delight you!
 
Welcome to the delightful Old Lake Highlands, a vibrant community nestled just across Buckner Boulevard. Recently hailed as one of the top ten best neighborhoods in North Texas, this idyllic locale offers a captivating charm where natural beauty gracefully harmonizes with urban sophistication. Surrounded by the picturesque White Rock Lake Park, you can indulge in breathtaking sunsets from one of the highest elevations in Dallas. With Norbuck Park just around the corner, there's no end to the opportunities to connect with nature. Explore the convenience of nearby shopping and tantalizing restaurants, and get ready to immerse yourself in the appeal of this enchanting neighborhood.

Overview for Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula, TX

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

4,124

Total Population

39 years

Median Age

High

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

$70,038

Average individual Income

Around Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula, TX

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

42
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
50
Bikeable
Bike Score

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 Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula, TX

Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula 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 Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,124 people call Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula home. The population density is 4,244.38 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,124

Total Population

High

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

39

Median Age

48.08 / 51.92%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,790

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$70,038

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula, TX

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The following schools are within or nearby Old Lake Highlands & Peninsula. 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.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Victor H Hexter Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Robert T Hill Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5

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