Little Forest Hills, Dallas Real Estate & Homes For Sale

Little Forest Hills in Dallas TX | Local Real Estate Guide


Welcome to the enchanting Little Forest Hills in East Dallas, a picturesque neighborhood bordering White Rock Lake to the east and Forest Hills to the north. Comprising four major subdivisions, Little Forest Hills captivates with lush tree canopies, casting cooling shadows over its charming streets. Established in 1925, this community boasts a variety of architectural styles, blending historic cottages with contemporary transformations. With an average home size of 1,503 square feet on spacious lots, the neighborhood's unique character is enhanced by streets lacking sidewalks, fostering a sense of community for runners, joggers, bikers, and dog walkers. Little Forest Hills thrives as a tranquil haven with active community engagement and convenient access to recreation, shopping, dining, and transportation through Garland Rd.
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Little Forest Hills At A Glance


Average Home Size: 1,503 sq ft
Number of Homes: 935
Subdivision Established: 1925
Average Year Built: 1958
Approximate Pop (2023): 2,173
School District: Dallas ISD
Average Residency Lenght: 13 years
Architectural Style: Cottage | Contemporary | Modern | Custom New Build

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Little Forest Hills Real Estate Statistics & Trends

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Living In Little Forest Hills

Welcome to the enchanting Little Forest Hills subdivision in East Dallas, a picturesque neighborhood bordering White Rock Lake to the east and Forest Hills to the north. Comprising four major subdivisions – Lakeland Terrace, Shamrock Shores, Lake Crest, and Broadvu – Little Forest Hills is a community characterized by its lush tree canopies, casting cooling shadows over the streets.

Established in 1925, Little Forest Hills has evolved over the years, showcasing a variety of architectural styles. While original one-story Cottages and Contemporary homes define its historic charm, the neighborhood is undergoing a transformation with tear downs paving the way for larger, modern residences like Contemporary, Custom, Craftsman, and Modern homes. The average age of homes stands at 1958, with many original houses undergoing remodeling and expansions.

Boasting an average lot size of just under 1/4 acre, Little Forest Hills embraces a sense of space, with an average home size of 1,503 square feet. The boundaries of this idyllic neighborhood are marked by Garland Rd to the northwest, Old Gate Ln to the northeast, railroad tracks to the southeast, and Lakeland Rd to the southwest. In the 75218 zip code, the population of approximately 2,173 residents finds solace in the 935 homes, of which around 70% are owner-occupied.

A distinctive feature of Little Forest Hills is its streets, where many lack sidewalks, creating an unconventional but community-enriching experience for runners, joggers, bikers, dog walkers, and rollerbladers navigating the neighborhood's streets.

The voluntary and active Little Forest Hills Neighborhood Association, fueled by dedicated volunteers, champions social welfare, communications, public safety awareness, and crime prevention, fostering a strong sense of community.

Served by the Dallas Independent School District, Little Forest Hills residents benefit from Alex Sanger Elementary, Robert T. Hill Middle School, and Bryan Adams High School. Recreation is abundant with White Rock Lake YMCA, Tenison Park Golf Course, Santa Fe Trail, The Dallas Arboretum, and more. The neighborhood's walkability offers a leisurely experience for joggers, dog walkers, and those seeking a peaceful stroll.

Residents revel in local shopping and dining, with options ranging from bars and restaurants along Greenville Ave to the vibrant Casa Linda Plaza and the scenic Lakewood area. Entertainment hubs like Deep Ellum and Lower Greenville add to the cultural richness of the community.

Transportation is facilitated by Garland Rd, a vital north/south route connecting Little Forest Hills to the surrounding Dallas landscape. Little Forest Hills stands as a tranquil yet thriving community, where the harmony of nature and architectural diversity create a truly unique living experience.


Public Schools in Little Forest Hills

The school district for Little Forest Hills is Dallas ISD.

School data is provided by Great Schools. School service boundaries are used for reference only. To verify enrollment availability for a home contact the school directly.


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Lakewood Tom Thumb

White Rock Lake

White Rock Lake

Lakeland Hills Park

Lakeland Hills Park