Lakewood Heights, Dallas, TX
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Lakewood Heights Neighborhood Guide Dallas, TX

About

Lakewood Heights is a charming, affluent neighborhood located in East Dallas, Texas. Often referred to as the heart of Dallas, it's surrounded by major roads like Mockingbird Lane and Skillman Street and lies in proximity to White Rock Lake. The neighborhood is well-known for its historic and architecturally diverse houses, lush greenery, and tight-knit community feel. The vibrant shopping and dining destination, Greenville Avenue, adds more appeal to this neighborhood.

What You Will Love about Lakewood Heights, Dallas, Texas

  • Residents love the area's close-knit, family-friendly atmosphere with numerous community events throughout the year.
  • Nature enthusiasts appreciate easy access to the scenic White Rock Lake for jogging, biking, or paddleboarding.
  • The neighborhood is highly commended for its diverse range of eateries, boutiques, and nightlife found along Greenville Avenue.
  • The architectural mix of homes there, from charming cottages to modern new builds, gives Lakewood Heights a unique aesthetic appeal.

What’s Nearby

Lakewood Heights is a stone's throw away from downtown Dallas, making it a convenient location for city commuters. Tietze Park is a popular local spot providing recreational facilities. The neighborhood is also close to the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, one of Dallas's premier tourist destinations, and the historic Lakewood Theater.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Lakewood Heights reflects a sense of community, outdoor enthusiasm, and appreciation for arts and culture. Residents enjoy spending time outdoors in nearby parks or at White Rock Lake, participating in community events, and exploring the variety of shops and restaurants on Greenville Avenue.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 116 restaurants, 17 grocery stores, and 4 parks within a mile of the Lakewood Heights neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Sprouts Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    6465 E Mockingbird Ln

  • GROCERY
    Whole Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    2118 Abrams Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Sam's Club

    Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.8 miles

    2218 Greenville Ave

  • GROCERY
    Trader Joe's

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    2001 Greenville Ave

  • GROCERY
    Tom Thumb Pharmacy

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    6333 E Mockingbird Ln

  • GROCERY
    Tom Thumb

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    6333 E Mockingbird Ln

Lakewood Heights Apartments and Rentals

85 Rental properties in Lakewood Heights, Dallas, TX.

  • 6459 Westlake Ave property

    $10,000

    6459 Westlake Ave

    4 Beds • 3 Baths

    3796 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6438 Marquita Ave property

    $4,800

    6438 Marquita Ave

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1885 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2611 Abrams Rd property

    $2,250

    2611 Abrams Rd

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1257 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2621 Abrams Rd property

    $1,850

    2621 Abrams Rd

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1043 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6345 Richmond Ave #5 property

    $3,295

    6345 Richmond Ave #5

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1286 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6345 Richmond Ave #2 property

    $4,995

    6345 Richmond Ave #2

    3 Beds • 3 Baths

    1957 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
14.1%
1.6%
utilities
11.5%
11.6%
food
2.5%
0.1%
transportation
4.8%
11.1%
healthcare
8.8%
7.2%

Lakewood Heights Demographics

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Lakewood Heights Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 5 of 7 renters

Lakewood Heights Schools

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