East Dallas Is
The East Dallas area is eclectic, diverse, and a beautiful community bounded by Central Expressway to the west, Mockingbird Lane to the north, Loop 12 (Northwest Highway) to the east, and Fair Park to the south. The two most popular areas of East Dallas would be the Dallas Arboretum and White Rock Lake - and they are right next door to each other. Fodor's Travel explains the gardens the best - "Spend an hour or two here to escape the noise and traffic of the city, walk nature trails, admire sculpture, and recline in soft, manicured grass." There are many events held at the Arboretum from weddings, to a pumpkin patch, a Tulip festival, Christmas events and more.
There are many different styles of homes within East Dallas. There are streets that curve through neighborhoods surrounded by mature trees. Area subdivisions could have cottages, ranch style homes, contemporary, English style, tudors, and mid-century modern. There is even a subdivision called Little Forest Hills who has all of those styles and more.
Zip codes for East Dallas are 75159, 75204, 75206, 75210, 75214, 75215, 75218, 75223, 75227, 75228, 75231 and 75246.
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EAST DALLAS SUBDIVISIONS
There are many different types of subdivisions in East Dallas. Are you looking for quirky, a conservation district, historical district, modern, or traditional? East Dallas has it all.
Belmont Addition Conservation District
Most of the homes built in Belmont in East Dallas were built in the 1910s - 1920s are located in the lower Greenville area. A conservation district was formed to keep the integrity of the neighborhood. The style of homes are Craftsman, Tudor, and Prairie style homes. Homes for Sale in Belmont | East Dallas, TX 75206 The schools for the Belmont Subdivision are Elementary - Lee Robert, Middle School - Long, High School - Wilson
CASA LINDA is also known as Casa Linda Estates and located south and east of White Rock Lake and south of Garland Road. The area has winding, tree filled streets and deep lots up to an acre or more. The style of homes in Casa Linda are tudor, ranch, cottages, contemporary and modern, cottages and English style. There is lots of shopping in the area, a hospital. The popular gathering spot at White Rock Lake and the Arboretum are in the area. Click here to see their website. Casa Linda Forest is located on Buckner Road to the northeast, Lakeland Road to the southwest, Ferguson Road to the southeast and the railroad tracks to the northwest. Casa Linda Forest is made up of five subdivisions: Casa Linda Forest, Lindenwood Park, Sherwood Glen Estates, Buckner Blvd Estates, Westglen Park and the Slovacek Addition. The style of homes here is ranch style and mid-century modern. Many of the homes in this area are unique and original. If you like a little quirkiness in your life, this is the area to be in. Homes for Sale in Casa Linda Area The public schools for Casa Linda are: Elementary - Reinhardt, Sanger or Bayles; Middle - Gaston; High school - Bryan Adams H.S.; There are also quite a few private schools in the area.
Forest Hills & Little Forest Hills Subdivision Forest Hills is located south of White Rock Lake. Little Forest Hills is a little further southeast side of White Rock Lake, adjacent to Forest Hills, off of Lakeland and Garland Rd. The zipcode for the area is 75218. The area is filled with winding streets, and a lot of trees. The area is an eclectic variety of homes from elegant, ranch , mid-century moderns, contemporary and modern, tudor, southwestern, mediterranean, colonial and early american. Forest Hills has a small town charm within the city of Dallas. There are many places to shop and dine. The Arboretum and White Rock Lake are very close. If commuting to downtown Dallas, the drive is not far. Little Forest Hills is Fun, Funky and Fabulous. The subdivision lies a little further southeast side of White Rock Lake, adjacent to Forest Hills, off of Lakeland and Garland Rd. The zipcode for the area is 75218. The area is filled with winding streets, and a lot of trees. The area is an eclectic variety of homes from elegant, ranch , mid-century moderns, contemporary and modern, tudor, southwestern, mediterranean, colonial and early american. The lots in this subdivision are much smaller than Forest Hills. Little Forest Hills has a small town charm within the city of Dallas. There are many places to shop and dine. The Arboretum and White Rock Lake are very close. If commuting to downtown Dallas, the drive is about 15 minutes. Little Forest Hills has a voluntary Neighborhood association, click here to go to their website. Homes for Sale in Forest Hills & Little Forest Hills subdivision The schools for the area are: Elementary - Alex Sanger; Middle School - W.H. Gaston Middle School; High School - Bryan Adams High School and Skyline High School
Lakewood is located on west of Abrams Rd, north on Mockingbird Lane, Williamson and Winstead Roads to the east and south on Gaston Road. There are around 2,900 residences in the area. The style of homes is a variety of Colonial, Tudor, French Eclectic, Spanish, French, Mediterranean, contemporary Mid-Century modern, Craftsman and Prairie. The Lakewood Country Club is also in the area. The neighborhood association is voluntary. Homes for Sale in Lakewood Dallas TX. The schools for the Lakewood area are: Elementary - Lakewood Elementary, Eduardo Mata Elementary (Montessori); Middle School - JL Long Middle School; High School - Woodrow Wilson High School; Private Schools - Lakehill Preparatory, Dallas Academy, St. John's Episcopal, St. Thomas Aquinas, White Rock Montessori, Zion Lutheran, Lakewood Montessori, Lindsley Park Community School, White Rock North School, Bishop Lynch High School.
- Lower Greenville
Lower Greenville is an area for those seeking an urban lifestyle in a metropolitan area. Lower Greenville area is located in the East Dallas area off of Mockingbird, Skillman Street, Belmont Avenue and Greenville Avenue. Lower Greenville includes Belmont Addition, Glencoe, Greenland Hills/M Streets, Stonewall Terrace and Vickery Place. There are many different styles of living in Lower Greenville from townhomes, condos, single family residences, conservation districts and historic homes. If you want to live in an area that has a lot of entertainment such as restaurants, boutiques, live music and bars - then Lower Greenville is a place for you to check out. There is a neighborhood association called LGNA.
Homes for sale in Lower Greenville area
East Dallas schools are a part of Dallas Independent School District (DISD). 972.925.3700. For a link to the Dallas Independent School District, click here.
Tax Rate for East Dallas (2015)
- Total 2.3222
- City 0.7970
- ISD 1.2821
- County 0.2431
Utilities, Auto & Driver's License Renewal
- Electric - TXU 800.242.9113
- Gas - Atmos Energy 800.460.3030
- Phone - AT&T 800.464.7928
- Water - City of Dallas 214.651.1441
- Auto Vehicle Registration Dallas County 500 Elm St, Dallas TX 75302 214.653.7811
- Driver's License Office Renewal, Dallas Downtown 1500 Marilla 1B South, City of Dallas Bldg, Dallas TX 75201 214.651.1859 (offices also in Carrollton, Garland and Irving).