Frisco's featured neighborhood - Plantation Springs

This month’s featured neighborhood is Plantation Springs. The neighborhood is located south of Lebanon Road between Hillcrest and Coit roads. White Rock Creek runs through Plantation Springs and is the same creek that flows into White Rock Lake.

Build-out year: 2001
HOA dues: $400 annually
Amenities: greenbelt, jogging path
Nearby attractions: Stonebriar Centre, Frisco Athletic Center, Collin College
Schools: Smith Elementary School, Clark Middle School, Lebanon Trail High School, Centennial High School (grade 12 only)
Home values: $369,000-$447,900
Square footages:1,941-3,784
Median price per square foot: $125.49
Median annual property taxes: $8,078
Median days on the market: 61
Number of homes sold within the past year: 5
By Nicole Luna
Nicole Luna is the Senior Reporter for Frisco. She covers development, transportation, education, business and city government. She has a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Spanish from The University of Texas at Arlington and has been with Community Impact Newspaper since June 2015.


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