Prosper has an excellent reputation as a place to live and work and was ranked as DFW’s 5th ranked suburb to live by D Magazine. The town has excellent schools, low crime, and affordable housing providing a wonderful environment to live and raise a family.
Compared with other Metro areas in the U.S. living in North Texas helps your money go further. With a relatively low cost of living, high median income, and affordable housing, you can enjoy a lifestyle that would be all but impossible on the West or East coast.
- • Access to DFW’s cultural, arts, and sports and entertainment venues.
- • High-paying jobs with affordable cost of living.
- • Ample work opportunities.
- • Mild winters and lots of sunshine allow you to spend ample leisure time doing what you enjoy.
City of Prosper Website
City of Prosper Information
Prosper was named in “D Magazine” 2010 Best Suburbs List as the 5th Best Suburb in the Dallas Metropolitan Area. Prosper has maintained a spacious country feel while developing into an upscale suburb, with rolling terrain, many trees and large single-family-home lots. Prosper is growing rapidly in terms of new home building (single-family houses in the $300,000 to $4,000,000 + range). In addition to a longtime retail filling station, in 2004 Prosper saw its second and third retail establishments arrive: a Sonic restaurant, and an Exxon “On the Run” station. Since 2004, Prosper has added a Palios, CVS, Ernestos, Subway and many other establishments. In 2014, expansion was announced for The Prosper Town Center. The Gates of Prosper is a luxury $500-million-dollar upscale retail development set to start construction in 2015.
Prosper Interactive Map
Popular Prosper Neighborhoods
Windsong RanchWhitley PlaceWhispering FarmsGentle CreekWhispering Meadows
Windsong Ranch was named 2015 NAHB Master-Planned Community of the Year Silver Award Winner!
At over 2,000 acres, including 600 acres of open space, lakes, wooded creeks, parks, walking trails and outdoor fields and resort style amenities, Windsong Ranch in Prosper TX is one of the largest and most naturally beautiful master-planned communities in North Texas. Three planned Prosper ISD school sites are located within Windsong Ranch with one elementary school site and Fire Station site included in Phase 1. Windsong Ranch has an abundance of amenities including: many trails and parks, community Café- with free WIFI and indoor & outdoor seating, children’s play area, fitness center, resort-style pool with cabanas, lap pool and children’s splash park, covered outdoor living room with over-sized fireplace, adjacent to The Esplanade for community gatherings and events, event Lawn, dock, amphitheater, and four tennis courts.
Windsong Ranch Website
Windsong Ranch Neighborhoods
Whitley Place combines the best of small-town charm and natural beauty with big-city attractions that families demand. Access and convenience to these amenities are paramount. The community is centered around beautiful Wilson Creek, which runs through the community providing an idyllic, natural setting for the fine architecture and extensive community planning. The greenbelt at Whitley Place is not your ordinary greenbelt. It is comprised of a park area generously donated to the Town of Prosper, as well as private open space owned by the Whitley Place HOA. There is plenty of room to run and jump and play or take a quiet stroll or meet your neighbors for a picnic. No matter what the activity is, you will be surrounded by a lush, well-maintained outdoor area. A quiet time on the banks of the creeks and lakes in this charming community is the perfect sanctuary to daily stresses. The open air pavilion on the lake will become another popular spot for entertaining. With pristine walking trails and lush parks throughout the community, residents can easily enjoy the area’s tranquil setting.
Whitley Place Website
Whispering Farms is a wonderful equestrian community that offers homeowners expansive lots and acreage. Refined country living at its best, Whispering Farms covers more than 300 acres, including 2.5 miles of hiking, biking, and equestrian trails. Located directly across from the Gentle Creek Country Club and Golf Course, Whispering Farms boasts a community lake, numerous parks, pond, and fountains. The 20-acre lake offers catch and release fishing, and there are 3 additional private lakes with wildlife trails and parks. The neighborhood’s Equestrian Center is equipped with a covered riding area, boarding stalls, separate wash and grooming stalls, covered exercise ring, and feed barn. A short drive from businesses, shops, and restaurants in Plano and Frisco, Whispering Farms is the perfect mixture of country living while still being close to the city.
Gentle Creek is a luxury gated community in the heart of Prosper, offering large lots with ample space to build the home of your dreams, equipped with huge front and backyards perfect for a swimming pool or outdoor entertainment space. Gentle Creek is a luxury master-planned community that spans 630 acres in the heart Prosper. Situated along the beautiful greens of Gentle Creek Golf Course, this community offers its residents a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of the Big City. One of Prosper’s newer communities, the final phase of Gentle Creek is adjacent to the Gentle Creek Golf Club, bordering the private golf course on three sides, offering some of the homes in Gentle Creek breathtaking views of the Gentle Creek Golf Club. In addition to the golf course, Gentle Creek also has a 22-acre lake, numerous parks, a community clubhouse, a lap pool, playgrounds, and a picturesque fountain.
Gentle Creek HOA Website
Gated: Yes (Gentle Creek Estates)
Whispering Meadows is a very quiet Prosper neighborhood right off of Coit Road and in close proximity to shopping and entertainment. Also located next door to Gentle Creek Golf Club. Whispering Meadows features large lots from .75 acres and 3800-5000 square feet single story homes!
Whispering Meadows Website