Oak Lawn


Located in the vibrant heart of Dallas, the Oak Lawn neighborhood stands as a dynamic and eclectic urban enclave, offering potential homeowners a lively mix of diversity, culture, and a thriving community spirit. Known for its inclusive atmosphere, Oak Lawn is celebrated for its welcoming streets lined with a diverse array of residences, ranging from historic homes to modern apartments, reflecting the neighborhood's rich tapestry.

Oak Lawn has become a cultural hub, boasting a lively arts scene, trendy boutiques, and an array of dining options that cater to various tastes and preferences. The neighborhood's central location provides easy access to the Dallas Arts District, the Design District, and numerous entertainment venues, ensuring residents have a front-row seat to the city's dynamic offerings. The iconic Turtle Creek Park and the Katy Trail offer residents green spaces for recreation and leisure, providing a refreshing contrast to the urban bustle.

Oak Lawn Park, with its serene ponds and open spaces, serves as a popular gathering spot for community events, fostering a sense of connection among residents. Diversity is a hallmark of Oak Lawn, evident in its inclusive atmosphere and vibrant LGBTQ+ community. The neighborhood's Pride Parade, cultural festivals, and local events contribute to the lively and accepting spirit that defines Oak Lawn's identity. With its blend of historic charm, modern amenities, and a welcoming community, Oak Lawn beckons those seeking an urban lifestyle with a touch of flair. For potential homeowners desiring a neighborhood that embraces diversity, culture, and a lively urban energy, Oak Lawn stands as a dynamic canvas for creating a vibrant and connected lifestyle.

OAK LAWN Market Trends


Oak Lawn market trends indicate a decrease of $39 (12%) in the average price per square foot over the past 6 months. The average sales price fell to $509,985 from $550,000 six months ago. The average time on market for properties in Oak Lawn is 22 days. Buyers can expect to pay 96% of the seller’s asking price.

Median Days on the Market

The average time on the market is 22 days for a home in the neighborhood of Oak Lawn.

Expect to Pay

Buyers should expect to pay 96% of the asking price.

Median Sales Price for Homes in Oak Lawn

The median sales price for homes in Oak Lawn is $550,000 for a 6 month average.

Number Of Homes Sold in the last 6 months

In the last 6 months, 257 homes in this neighborhood have sold.

Median Construction Year

The median construction year for this neighborhood is between 2010-2019.

Median Rent Per Month in this Neighborhood

The median rent in the Oak Lawn neighborhood is $1,684 per month.

Median Price Per Square Foot

Over the last 6 months, the median price per square foot in the Oak Lawn neighborhood is $343 per sq. foot

Renter vs Owner Occupied

In Oak Lawn, 23% of the neighborhood is occupied by homeowners while 77% is occupied by renters.


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Schools near the Oak Lawn neighborhood

Elementary Schools
Grades: PK - 04
Enrollment: 559
Enrollment: 409
Grades: PK - 08
Enrollment: 743
Grades: PK - 05
Enrollment: 284
Middle Schools
Grades: 07 - 08
Enrollment 1,037
Grades: 06 - 08
Enrollment: 599
McCulloch Intermediate School
Grades: 05 - 06
Enrollment: 926
Thomas J Rusk Middle
Grades: 06 - 08
Enrollment: 443
high Schools
Grades: 09 - 12
Enrollment 2,252
Grades: 09 - 12
Enrollment: 1,261
Grades: 09 - 12
Enrollment: 950



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