Top Neighborhoods for the Wealthy in DFW

Posted by Kenneth Cox on Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 1:10pm.

The Dallas-Fort Worth area is home to many wealthy individuals and families. From professional athletes to oil tycoons, there's a wide variety of multi-millionaires and billionaires found in the area. You may be wondering which neighborhoods they live in. Here are the top neighborhoods in DFW for the wealthy.

Preston Hollow

Well known as one of the most expensive neighborhoods in Dallas, Preston Hollow is also one of the most expensive in the entire state. It was farmland before the 1920s, but was quickly developed into an exclusive neighborhood for the elite.

Southlake

The country estates found in Southlake are perfect for the wealthy. They provide easy access to the DFW International Airport, along with all the best amenities of the area. Luxury shopping and fine dining restaurants are found nearby, as well.

Highland Park

Known as one of the first suburbs of Dallas, Highland Park provides some of the most expensive homes in the area.

West Plano

This area didn't take off until the 1980s, but it's now considered one of the richest suburbs of Dallas. You will find the old Willow Bend Polo Club here and plenty of large homes.

Lakewood

Lakewood is very close to White Rock Lake, which makes it a favorite choice for many wealthy families. It's also just a short commute from downtown and provides plenty of shops throughout the area.

Northeast Dallas

The perfect choice for commuters and the wealthy, the Northeast Dallas neighborhoods provides easy access to the LBJ Freeway and DART.

University Park

Found near SMU, University Park has been known as one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Dallas for decades. Downtown isn't far away and many of the top attractions are only a short drive from this area.

These are just a few of the most expensive neighborhoods found throughout the DFW area. Many other suburbs and neighborhoods provide a great place for those seeking luxurious homes.

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