27 A home in the Ashburne Glen subdivision, which consists entirely of custom and semi-custom homes. Photo By Melisa Oporto

Ovilla

Wikipedia says:

Ovilla is a city in Dallas and Ellis counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 3,492 at the 2010 census. The two L’s are pronounced as a double L (as in village). It is pronounced like “Oh”-“ville”-“uh.”

Demographics

  • Median Age: 48.4
  • Population Growth (2000-2013): 4.10%
  • Population Density: 611 people per square mile

Schools

  • Students Passing STARR K-11: 84%
  • Average SAT Score: 1466
  • Students Taking SAT/ACT: 66.60%
  • Instruction Spending Per Student: $3,755

Crime

  • Violent Crime Rate: 2.85 per 1,000 residents
  • Non-Violent Crime Rate: 8.56 per 1,000 residents

Real Estate

  • Average Price of Homes Sold (2013): $221,179
  • Sales Price Change (2011-2013): 5.90%
  • Owner-Occupied Homes: 94.60%

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