Denton has the perfect home for you

Finding a home can be a stressful experience for all, whether the move is across the country or within the town. Denton has a reliable and knowledgeable stable of residential real estate teams and agents that care about finding the perfect home for you today.

Locating that ideal residence is easier in Denton because housing is affordable here. With an August 2022 median listing home price of $405,800, per realtor.com, and a broad range of housing stock to meet the needs of all ages and household incomes, home seekers quickly realize their goals in Denton. 

The City of Denton has an expert eye on planning for housing needs well into the future. Single-family neighborhoods are growing, with developments like Parkvue and Stuart Ridge offering much-desired amenities of suburban life with easy access to downtown Denton and the larger cities of Fort Worth and Dallas. Affordable housing also receives necessary attention, illustrated by the fact that in early 2022, the City Council approved housing tax credit support for seven apartment and townhome projects. Housing composition in Denton comprises 58% of single-family homes and 42% multi-family homes.

Housing & Income

Households

57,308

Total Housing Units

61,903


Owner Occupied

28,683

Renter Occupied

28,625

Vacant

4,595

Median Home Value

$289,129


Average Home Value

$330,018

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.00%


Per Capita Income

3.27%

Income Projection

Median Household

$66,588 $76,633


Average Household

$91,825 $106,738


Per Capita

$35,764 $42,001

Denton County Home Sales & Annual Averages*

Date Annual Sales Dollar Volume Average Price Median Price Total Listings Months Inventory
2011 8,544 1,921,409,573 224,884 179,916 3,829 4.4
2012 10,589 2,468,728,165 233,141 188,216 3,102 2.8
2013 12,997 3,217,718,952 247,574 205,000 2,545 2.1
2014 13,225 3,530,369,758 266,947 224,000 2,458 1.9
2015 13,762 4,053,067,040 294,511 250,000 2,363 1.8
2016 14,656 4,633,147,355 316,126 271,000 2,568 1.7
2017 15,112 5,145,972,916 340,522 297,000 2,896 1.9
2018 14,648 5,196,561,378 354,763 310,500 3,389 2.6
2019 15,710 5,679,309,166 361,509 315,000 3,819 2.2
2020 17,620 6,698,344,743 380,156 329,900 2,633 0.8
2021 16,360 7,648,306,933 467,500 395,000 1,271 0.6

*Texas A&M Real Estate Center 

Home Occupancy 

Entity Occupied Housing Units Vacant Housing Units Total Housing Units
City of Denton 48,769 6,932 55,701
Denton County 297,899 22,080 319,979
State of Texas 9,776,083 1,325,415 11,101,498

Rental Figures 

Entity Renter Occupied Units Median Rent
City of Denton 25,194 $1,146
Denton County 99,594 $1,228
State of Texas 3,553,379 $1,046

Property Tax for 2019 Per $100 Valuation 

Taxing Entity Rate
City of Denton 0.590454
Denton County 0.225279
Denton Independent School District 1.470000
Total 2.285733