Hickory Creek is a beautiful, robust community that combines the ambiance of small-town life with the close proximity of the hustle and bustle of downtown Dallas, only 30 miles to the south. Hickory Creek is a smaller community of about 3,250; and it is a locale that is huge on perks, including its picturesque setting on Lewisville Lake!
Recreation: Lewisville Lake is one of Texas’ most popular water recreation sites; and Hickory Creek has the enviable distinction of being situated on beautiful Lewisville Lake for all to enjoy.
Air and Rail Travel: Having Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field within 30 minutes of Hickory Creek is a huge advantage in addition to having 2 Amtrak train stations approximately 30 miles away.
Natural Beauty: A gorgeous array of seven parks and nature areas add to Hickory Creek’s welcoming feel. Picnic areas, fishing, boating, boat ramps/launch lanes, swimming, lake-side camping, nature trails, fire pits/grills/restrooms, ample parking and more are all available.
Medical Care: Close proximity to first-class medical care is a huge perk! Lake Cities Medical Center addresses everything from cardio-vascular screening to smoking cessation to well-child care and a vast array of other services. First Choice Emergency offers state-of-the-are diagnostic technology where where only board-certified staff, including emergency physicians, provide top-tier, comprehensive care. Additionally, the Denton Regional Medical facility is only a 10-minute drive, away.
Schools that serve Hickory Creek have earned a coveted ‘9 out of 10’ rating, with 10 being the highest academic achievement a school system can earn through ‘The Great Schools Rating System’! Ranking results are based on test results as well as students’ academic growth and college readiness skills. Children living in Shadow Creek Estates attend the highly-acclaimed Lake Dallas ISD which includes Corinth Elementary School, Lake Dallas Middle School and Lake Dallas High School.
In 2012, ‘D Magazine’ ranked Hickory Creek with a #14 out of 63 suburbs in the area. Dallas-based D Magazine is very well known for its annual ‘Best’ and ‘Worst’ awards in a variety of genres. When Hickory Creek was honored with its #14 ranking, D Magazine stated: “With a nationally-low crime rate and a cost-of-living that is 16% below the U.S. average, Hickory Creek offers an exceptional quality of living for all its residents.” Hickory Creek's population is young, well-educated and has ample disposable income to attract virtually any retailer looking to locate in the DFW area.
Dunhill Homes is proud to be an integral part of Hickory Creeks' new home community of Shadow Creek Estates. Shadow Creek Estates is a fantastic community that is located near major thoroughfares providing a quick commute to both DFW International Airport and Dallas Love Field. Shopping, restaurants and entertainment are close by and children will attend the highly-acclaimed Lake Dallas ISD.