Seeing tremendous growth in recent years, the city of Gunter, TX is benefiting from overflow as the Sherman and Frisco areas grow. Yet even with steady growth, Gunter remains a small town, with around 1,500 residents, giving those who live here the chance to enjoy true Texas hospitality in a close-knit community. Home buyers, who are looking for a community where people take pride in their local schools, get to know their neighbors on a first-name basis and enjoy carefully planned community amenities will fall in love with Gunter.
Gunter is, at its heart, a rural community, and that's something that residents love about life in the town. Gunter's council and boards work hard to preserve the quality of life that their residents appreciate and enjoy. Yet, its convenient location on State Highway 289 means it is just minutes from the shopping, restaurants and entertainment of Frisco, Sherman and McKinney. You will enjoy the best of both worlds living in Gunter. You can have a rural life with all of the options of the city!
Parents with school aged children have the option to enroll them in the schools of the Gunter Independent School District. This is one of the area's most desirable school districts, receiving an exemplary rating from the Texas Education Agency. The district has three schools, Gunter Elementary, Gunter Middle School and Gunter High School. In addition to the excellent public schools, students in Gunter are within 30 miles of several colleges, including Collin College and Austin College.
Gunter's parks and recreation department keeps community members active and connected. Gunter City Park, with its tennis courts, playgrounds and picnic areas, is a popular gathering place. Concerts in the park are common throughout the summer months, and community events bring out many area residents. The city is also served by the 18-hole Fred Couples-designed Bridges Golf Club.
One of the things that set Gunter, Texas real estate apart from others is its carefully designed master-planned community. Its real estate options include a number of beautiful, spacious homes. Because of the rural nature of the community, many properties sit on multi-acre rural lots as well. Land for those looking to build is also available as the community continues to grow and expand.
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