Lake Highlands

Known for its quiet well-established, family-friendly neighborhoods with beautiful topography.

Welcome to Lake Highlands

Located just North of East Dallas / Lakewood and South of 635, Lake Highlands is known for its quiet well-established, family-friendly neighborhoods with beautiful topography, great schools, and easy access to White Rock Lake and more. Surrounded by many parks such as Flag Pole Hill Park and Norbuck Park the tree-lined streets of Lake Highlands create an inviting feel to many neighborhoods.
 
Lake Highlands has a strong sense of community, with active neighborhood associations and community events. Residents often engage in local initiatives and activities, fostering a sense of belonging. Overall, it is a wonderful option for those seeking an area that feels like a small neighborhood just around the corner from the big city.

Overview for Lake Highlands, TX

31,953 people live in Lake Highlands, where the median age is 35.7 and the average individual income is $45,901. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

31,953

Total Population

35.7 years

Median Age

High

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

$45,901

Average individual Income

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.

63
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
52
Bikeable
Bike Score
26
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Mabee Foundation Cafe, Nutrition With A Twist, and Rec Shop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.7 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 4.88 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.83 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.9 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.51 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.7 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lake Highlands, TX

Lake Highlands has 12,950 households, with an average household size of 2.45. 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. 31,953 people call Lake Highlands home. The population density is 4,854.69 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

31,953

Total Population

High

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

35.7

Median Age

47.76 / 52.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

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
12,950

Total Households

2.45

Average Household Size

$45,901

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Schools in Lake Highlands, TX

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Mixed Schools ()
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.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Heavenly Learning Center
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Lake Highlands Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
White Rock Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
5/5
St Patrick Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
White Rock North School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Highland Meadows Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Lake Highlands High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Northlake Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Wallace Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Calvary Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St James Episcopal School Of Dallas
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Highlander School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
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