Around the Corner in Lucas
A short distance to the large cities.
Experience the small town of Lucas, siting in the southern part of Collin County with about 12.6 square miles of total land area. The city is approximately 30 miles from downtown Dallas and an average of an hour drive from Fort Worth. You can enjoy dipping into the larger cities for high-end shopping and upscale dining while coming home to a quiet neighborhood away from the hustle and bustle of the big city.
Lucas is a small suburb of Dallas, located on the far northeast corner of the Dallas metro area. Experience living in a small city with big-city amenities. Dip down into Dallas for a night on the town and spend your weekend in your large backyard oasis. If you’re looking for a small-town, country-in-the-city lifestyle, Lucas is the place for you!
What to Expect
A calmer way of life.
Lucas is a small town with a large heart. The town of Lucas provides a pleasant mix of amenities and a small-town atmosphere and environment. Lucas is a quiet and peaceful community close enough to be convenient, but far enough away to keep you separated from the intensity of big-city life. You’ll find large properties with horses and livestock, winding roads, and new communities developed around community centers and park areas. Lucas is also home to the Lovejoy school district, one of the highest rated school districts in the metroplex.
Citizens of Lucas enjoy spending time in Kenneth R. Lewis Park and Lucas Community Park where they can catch a game on the soccer fields, go for a jog on the paved walking trails, or throw a party at one of the pavilions. The town gives every resident a laid-back life with close ties to the community and a neighborhood environment of which anyone would be jealous.
With rolling farmlands and pastures, Lucas is a charming area with a smaller population under 10,000 residents, but with enough city amenities to satisfy anyone. Go horseback riding, join in on a community-wide festival or contest, and get to know your neighbors while hanging out at one of the two city parks.
A wide-variety market.
Lucas boasts a high climate comfort index, low unemployment rate, and affordable median home price. The housing market is full of a variety of homes, accommodating whatever you need. The median home price in Lucas is close to $550,000 – mostly due to the excellent school district and large, oversized homesites. Find your new dream home in the country, in Lucas.
You'll Fall in Love With
The comfort of a small community.
With a small population, you’ll quickly know and fall in love with your neighbors and instantly feel connected with the community at large. Lucas is one of the best places to live in Dallas, and there’s a reason. The town has entertainment, a dedication to the arts, and a vibrant mix of cultures. Everyone falls in love with Lucas.