Heath, Texas is 8 miles NE of Mesquite, Texas (center to center) and 19 miles E of Dallas, Texas. It is in Rockwall county. The population of the city is 4,149.

The People and Families of Heath

In Heath, about 80% of adults are married. Heath, compared to the great majority of similar-sized cities, is characterized by married couples rather than single adults. The size of households in the city is larger than most.

It's notable that men are disproportionately common in Heath.

Wealth and Education

In 2000, Heath had a median family income of $99,415. Heath is one of the richer cities in Texas. A large stable middle class is one of the strengths of the city. There aren't a lot of poor people in Heath. The people of the city can point with pride to the large number of college graduates in the the city. A sizable number of people in Heath work from home. Notably, the city is home to a disproportionate number of well-off single people and with beautiful custom and luxury homes.

Political Inclinations

Among Heath political contributors, George W. Bush was favored among Presidential candidates in 2004, with $8450. The Republican party attracted the largest share of donations from the city.

Heath Housing

Real estate in Heath is hot! Of the housing in Heath, approximately 95% is occupied by their owners. Newer housing units are not uncommon in the city. Real estate taxes per home are higher in Heath than most places in Texas. You could say Heath is the Beverly Hills of Rockwall County. Luxury homes in many of Heath's high end neighborhoods typically start in the $500,000.00 range and go well over the 1 million dollars. If your looking to build or purchase a new custom luxury home, you'll have a good amount to choose form in Heath, Rockwall, Mclendon Chisholmn, and Royse City.


In Heath, 93% of commuters drive to work.

Updated Oct 24, 2021 1:43:am. Based on information from the North Texas Real Estate Information Systems, Inc. This information is provided for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

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