Flower Mound named in America’s 50 best cities to live in

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USA Today’s America’s 50 best cities to

live in named Flower Mound #13!

13. Flower Mound, Texas

> Population: 73,289
> Median home value: $344,300 (top 25%)
> Poverty rate: 4.7% (bottom 10%)
> Pct. with at least a bachelor’s degree: 61.3% (top 10%)

The typical household in Flower Mound, Texas earns about $131,500 annually, the sixth most of any city. After adjusting for the area’s low cost of living, the median income in Flower Mound is the highest of any U.S. city. Just as a large share of area residents are wealthy, very few face serious financial hardship. Fewer than 5% of the city’s population lives in poverty — less than a third of the statewide poverty rate.

Largely financially secure, Flower Mound residents are also generally safe from the threat of violent crime. There were fewer than 50 violent crimes for every 100,000 Flower Mound residents in 2016. In comparison, there were 434 violent crimes per 100,000 people in Texas and 386 per 100,000 people in the United States.

 

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