Lucas, Texas, is an ideal destination for those seeking a peaceful, rural lifestyle without sacrificing modern conveniences. Known for its spacious homes and large properties, Lucas offers residents a unique sense of privacy and room to grow. Families particularly appreciate the town’s access to excellent schools and its reputation for safety and community spirit. Outdoor activities are plentiful, with easy access to parks and nature preserves, while the proximity to cities like Plano and Dallas ensures that shopping, dining, and entertainment are never far away. Lucas strikes the perfect balance between calm country living and the benefits of nearby urban amenities,  making it a highly sought-after choice for a fulfilling and balanced life.


What truly sets Lucas apart is its vast, open spaces and larger-than-average home lots, providing residents with a sense of privacy and connection to nature that’s hard to find elsewhere. True Texas country living with all the amenities of the suburbs and big city less than thirty minutes away.


Residents are drawn to the up-scale country living that Lucas provides. The community’s local events and traditions bring residents together, fostering a sense of belonging and mutual support. The lifestyle here is characterized by a slower pace of life, an appreciation for nature, and a deep sense of pride in maintaining the area’s scenic beauty and rural heritage.


❖ Harvest Seasonal Kitchen in McKinney focuses on farm-to-table dining.
❖ Love and War in Texas, this restaurant offers a true taste of Texas, serving up a wide variety of Texan favorites from steaks to seafood.
❖ For authentic Texas barbecue, Stacy’s BBQ in nearby Allen is a must-visit.
❖ Italian Villa in Allen offers a cozy ambiance and a menu filled with classic Italian dishes.
❖ Just a short drive from Lucas, Allen Premium Outlets offers a comprehensive shopping experience with over 120 designer and name-brand outlet stores.
❖ For a more unique shopping experience, Historic Downtown McKinney features charming boutiques, antique shops, art galleries, and local eateries set in beautifully preserved buildings.


Lucas is surrounded by natural beauty, offering numerous opportunities for outdoor recreation. Residents enjoy horseback riding on local trails, hiking, biking, and fishing at nearby Lake Lavon. Join one of the many community events throughout the year, including festivals, farmers markets, and outdoor concerts. Spend your day at one of the beautiful golf courses, country clubs, or fitness centers located in the neighboring cities.


Lovejoy ISD is a top-ranked school district located in the northern suburbs of Dallas. It has a small student-to-teacher ratio and offers a challenging curriculum with advanced  academic programs in math, science, and the humanities. The district is committed to  providing a well-rounded education that promotes creativity and critical thinking.
  • Overall Accountability Rating: A (99/100).
  • Accreditation Status: Accredited.
  • Boundaries: Serves Lucas and Fairview plus small portions of Allen, McKinney, and Wylie.
  • Enrollment: 4,400 students.
  • Schools: 2 elementary schools, 1 middle school, 1 intermediate school, 1 high school.
  • Location: located three miles east of Allen and about 25 miles north of Dallas in Collin County.
  • Lovejoy ISD TEA Profile.
  • Lovejoy ISD District Website.


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