Why you'd want to live in Wylie
Wylie, population 49,000, was named one of the best small cities for families by "Nerdwallet" in 2016. This honor, along with others, is due to the cities growth and outstanding schools. Home prices have consistently risen over the years with the biggest increase starting in 2012 when the average home price was just over $166,000. Now, home prices average over $250,000 and with new subdivisions like Inspiration being built prices are anticipated to continue to increase. For more than 100 years, the Wylie school system has emphasized academic excellence through outstanding educational opportunities and award-winning extra curricular activities. Currently the 19 campuses serve about 15,000 students.