Downtown, Wylie, TX

Downtown Neighborhood Guide Wylie, TX


Downtown Wylie, Texas, is a character-filled neighborhood that beautifully blends history with modern amenities. Home to the popular Ballard Avenue, lined with quaint shops, restaurants, and the famous Wylie Opry, it's a bustling hub of entertainment in the city. Key thoroughfares include Highway 78 and Farm to Market Road 544, which provide easy access to the rest of the town and beyond. Also, the proximity to Lavon Lake makes this neighborhood a great spot for outdoor enthusiasts.

What You Will Love about downtown, wylie, texas

  • Downtown Wylie's charming historic architecture and preserved old town feel combined with regular community events make it an inviting place to live.
  • It has a variety of local shops, boutiques, and dining options that cater to all tastes.
  • The downtown area is home to the Wylie Opry, offering regular country music performances that are sure to entertain.

What's Nearby

Downtown Wylie is ideally situated near popular areas like Lavon Lake, a favorite spot for fishing, boating, and camping. The area is also close to the Muddy Creek Preserve, a tranquil place for hiking and bird watching. A short drive will take you to the larger cities of Garland and Plano, providing even more dining, shopping, and entertainment options.


Living in downtown Wylie, Texas, offers residents a small-town feel with all the necessary amenities. Its vibrant community is perfect for families and individuals who desire a friendly, active lifestyle where local events and outdoor activities are an integral part of everyday life.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 57 restaurants, 5 grocery stores, and 5 parks within a mile of the Downtown neighborhood.

    North Side Grocery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    219 N Ballard Ave

    Brookshire's Food & Pharmacy

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.8 miles

    701 S Highway 78

    Tom Thumb

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    921 S Westgate Way

    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.7 miles

    2050 N Highway 78

Downtown Apartments and Rentals

61 Rental properties in Downtown, Wylie, TX.

  • Rustic Oaks Apartments property


    Rustic Oaks Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    753–1101 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1201 Sheppard Lane property


    1201 Sheppard Lane

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1358 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 313 Pemberton Drive property


    313 Pemberton Drive

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1207 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 709 Flagstone Way property


    709 Flagstone Way

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    2103 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 204 S 3Rd St property


    204 S 3Rd St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1124 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 206 Wyndham Meadows Way property


    206 Wyndham Meadows Way

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1279 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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