The City of Lucas is in close proximity to the city conveniences offered by Allen, Plano and Richardson and North Dallas with a country feel! Located in Collin County with a population of only 6,309 people and 11.73 square miles in size, and a density of 457 people per square mile, the City of Lucas has excellent schools served by Lovejoy, Allen, McKinney, Plano, Wylie, and Princeton and a great location, making it a desirable place to raise a family or to retire. The average home price in Lucas is $608,408 according to Realtor.com.
Restaurants nearby include Kelly Family Farms, Roman Cucina, Sticky Rice, Vee Hookah Lounge, Country Club Cafe, Mio Nonno, and Crazy Tomato. With the convenience of Lake Lavon, offering rich wildlife environment or if you enjoy fishing, you can have your boat launched onto the lake within minutes. If you enjoy horses, there is a 9 mile equestrian trail ready for your relaxing ride through the City of Lucas.
While most of Lucas is covered by the Lovejoy Independent School District (ISD), there are actually 6 ISDs in the city, and extraterritorial jurisdiction: Allen, Lovejoy, McKinney, Plano, Princeton, and Wylie. There are three Lovejoy ISD schools within the city limits of Lucas: Hart Elementary School, Willow Springs Middle School, and Lovejoy High School.