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Lucas
  • Suburb of Dallas, TX

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade C+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  12. Commute
    grade C+

editorial

Lucas is a suburb of Dallas with a population of 7,746. Lucas is in Collin County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Lucas offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Lucas there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Lucas and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Lucas are highly rated.

About

About Lucas...
Population
7,746

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$792,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,757
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    10%
  • Own
    90%
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Lucas Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    18%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    22%
  • 55-64 years
    23%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    43%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

Working in Lucas

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$205,288
National
$75,149

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Lucas Reviews

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