Are you looking for that 'small town' feel while still being close to the services and amenities offered from the Dallas suburbs? Do you want your children to grow up with a keen sense of value and pride? Where can you find a rich community thriving within a beautiful city? Look no further and come to Melissa, Texas!
Quality & Managed Growth
While remembering and honoring our past, embracing small-town charm and sensibilities, we have positioned ourselves for quality and managed growth in the coming years. As a result, some of the area's finest home builders and developers have settled here. Builders and buyers alike see the potential and appreciate the forward-looking vision of our City leaders to, "Leverage our community spirit, our passion for service and our beauty to grow a unique community that welcomes your future with us."
Recently named the Number 6 Most Successful City in Texas by Zippia.com, Melissa offers a great quality of life for young professionals, families, empty nesters, alike with 14 current subdivisions, and more homes being added regularly by some of the most trusted home builders in the market. Melissa has a median age of 30 and was rated as one of the top 5 cities in Dallas/Forth Worth for young home buyers by Nerd Wallet. The average single-family home value for 2017 was $264,593 at a competitive tax rate. Melissa offers a great community for young families and is home to the recognized Melissa Independent School District (ISD) and whether it is through organized athletics, youth activities, or one of the various churches in the City, there is something for everyone to be a part of in this active and growing community.
The following list of available communities or those coming soon in 2018 and 2019, however with development continuing at a steady pace and more subdivisions on the horizon, be sure to check back often to learn more about the great neighborhood options for living in Melissa.
- Berry Farms
- Country Ridge
- Creek Crossing
- Hunters Creek
- Hunter's Ridge
- Magnolia Ridge
- Meadow Run
- North Creek
- Trails of Melissa
- Villages of Melissa
For those looking for a place to settle down, that offers small-town charm and big-city conveniences, Melissa, Texas has it all. A community focused on family and education but close to everything you need, it offers that desirable balance of the best of both worlds. Now, with the new Historymaker Homes development of Auburndale, there's an even more attractive reason to make Melissa your new place to call home. Auburndale homes provide value and choice for your money. For first-time home buyers with children, the additional amenities such as our tot lot, splash pad and covered pavilion, afford families recreational options right in the neighborhood.
Auburndale has much to offer for families looking to purchase a first home. If the nostalgia of small-town sensibilities, a suburban lifestyle, and the appeal of a new home are what you are looking for, be sure to see what this new development can offer you.
Berry Farms is a residential community located in Melissa, Texas. Its location affords the comforts of country living, yet remains conveniently close to Melissa, McKinney, and many other surrounding towns and cities. For those with children, Melissa Independent School District (ISD) supports bus transportation to the Berry Farms subdivision.
Homes have city water, discrete buried electric service, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) tanks on select lots, and aerobic septic systems on all lots.
There is a local park and pavilion with a self-contained small walking track that borders the neighborhood. Residents and families of the Berry Farms community represent all age groups and many different walks of life. The Berry Farms Property Owner's Association (POA) seeks to help preserve the natural, open, country-like atmosphere found in the area.
To learn more visit The Berry Farms Property Owners Association website.
Coming soon! Brookside is a new residential community located 35 miles north of downtown Dallas near the intersection of State Highway 121/Sam Rayburn and Milrany Lane in the City of Melissa.
Now pre-selling new homes from the $270s to $380s through the nearby Willow Wood location in McKinney.
Learn more about this new community by Bloomfield Homes.
Country Ridge is a beautiful master-planned community in Melissa, Texas, located just east of U.S. 75 (exit 46). Featuring large (1 to 7-acre) wooded lots, rolling hills, and the security of a gated community, Country Ridge combines the comfort and relaxation of country living with convenient access to the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.
To learn more visit The Country Ridge website.
Creek Crossing is a new Melissa neighborhood just west of Hunters Creek and south of the expanded North Creek in the north part of the city. Offering flexible new home designs that will fit a family-focused lifestyle.
Great access from Highway 75 and Highway 121 (Sam Rayburn) from Highway 5, Highway 121, and the Outer Loop. Just 10 minutes from downtown McKinney and a short drive 20-minute drive to the Fairview Town Center and the Village at Allen. Creek Crossing is in the acclaimed Melissa Independent School District (ISD) schools.
Hunter's Creek in Melissa, just past McKinney (only 7 minutes away) is close to everything in the city but with a quiet small town country charm. Affordable homes are just 5 minutes to 75 Central and Highway 121 N Easy access to Sherman, McKinney, Allen, Plano, and Richardson.
Learn more about Hunters Creek.
Hunter's Ridge is an established community located just off Highway 75 and just minutes from McKinney and Dallas area conveniences. The community offers amenities including a park, community pool, and hike and bike trails.
Learn more about Hunter's Ridge at the Community website.
Discover the welcoming community of Liberty, where small-town traditions are a way of life, and stargazing with your neighbors is a nightly occurrence. Homes starting in the low $300s.
Liberty is a tightly knit community within a convenient commute to Dallas, McKinney, and everywhere in between. Located just minutes north of the Dallas city limits, Melissa offers residents the advantages of the nearby city without sacrificing the charm of a small town.
From daily walks around the park to spontaneous gatherings at the pavilion, it's easy to see why life is more relaxed and uncomplicated here. Keep the hustle and bustle of the big city at arm's length, and experience all that life at Liberty has to offer.
Magnolia Ridge is located North of Milrany Road and Highway 121 and mostly features large homes that are very reasonably priced. Built between 2016 and 2017, homes in Magnolia Ridge are 3,200 square feet on average and typically have four bedrooms and four bathrooms. Homes in this neighborhood typically sit on quarter-acre lots.
Sumeer Homes is the primary builder.
Future residential community coming soon to Melissa!
Master-Planned living in Melissa, Texas - create the perfect balance between home, family, and life at North Creek in Melissa, Texas. One of Dallas-Fort Worth's finest master-planned communities located just ten minutes north of the historic downtown McKinney Square. North Creek offers a wide range of home styles, lifestyles, and fun for the whole family. With Neighborhoods and homes of superior quality, acclaimed Melissa Independent School District (ISD) schools, and a beautiful future amenity center, North Creek features something for everyone.
North Creek is located on the north side of Sam Rayburn Highway 121 and offers easy access to Central Expressway (State Highway 75) leading to all other major thoroughfares and entertainment venues within the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
Learn more about North Creek Living on its website.
Trails of Melissa is a quaint, quiet, and family-oriented community nestled in the City of Melissa. Residents enjoy a relaxed family lifestyle surrounded by beautiful trees, two Gazebos, and a children's playground. Trails of Melissa is conveniently located right off of Highway 121.
The Villages of Melissa offers an array of activities for the entire family. This community is a wonderful place to live, relax, and call home. There are many historical, cultural, and recreational entertainment opportunities nearby. The children of the Villages of Melissa have the opportunity to attend school in the Melissa Independent School District. The natural beauty of the Villages of Melissa, mixed with close proximity to shopping and dining establishments, makes this a much sought after neighborhood in Melissa, Texas.
Amenities & Location
Amenities include a playground, park, community pool, and cabana. Melissa, Texas is 7 miles northeast of McKinney. The Villages of Melissa is on Fannin Road between Highway 75 (Central Expressway) and State Highway 5.
Learn more about the Villages of Melissa at the Homeowners Association website.