This area has always attracted mid to top level range executive families because of its convenient location and easy commute to downtown Dallas.
Most of the community resides in the highly acclaimed Richardson school district, one of the highest rated in Texas. The neighborhood provides one of the largest Dallas public parks with its neighboring public library and a fire station, which can easily serve all parts of Northwood Hills.
Shopping at all levels also abounds in this community with the Galleria to the west, Valley View next door to the Galleria, Prestonwood discount shopping, Village on the Parkway in neighboring Addison and other areas with grocery stores, pharmacies, and specialty stores, too. Restaurants of every kind and price range can also be found.