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Grayson County is a county located on the Texas-Oklahoma border, 72 miles north of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Grayson was founded in March of 1846, and named after Republic of Texas attorney general Peter Wagener Grayson. Originally inhabited by Tonkawa, Ionis, and Kichai tribes who traded with Spanish and French colonists along the Red River, the county would come into existence following the founding of Peters Colony in 1840, carved from land taken from Fannin County by the Texas State Legislature.

Grayson County Homes for Sale October 25, 2021
421
Listed
64
Avg. DOM
$212.29
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$350,000
Med. List Price
421 Properties
Page 1 of 36
$4,500,000
Subdivision: G-0094 BAILEY
4
Beds
4
Baths
2,458
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
130
Days on Site
14597727
MLS
A true sportsman's paradise located on 109 acres in the heart of North Texas approximately one hour from the Metroplex and DFW Airport. This gorgeous resort style ranch offers an abundance of...
$3,999,000
Subdivision: Dionisio Yglesias Surv Abs # 1
3
Beds
4
Baths
4,089
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
123
Days on Site
14610080
MLS
STUNNING! A gated tree lined entrance leads you to your very own, beautifully landscaped, 117 acre retreat! Breathtaking luxury showcases the impeccable craftsmanship found in this home! You will...
$3,450,000
Subdivision: CHAFFIN JAMES & HRS
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,162
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
75
Days on Site
14646108
MLS
Check out this beautiful detailed property. The custom built home is complete with rustic and antique decor along with modern touches. The house features old rustic barn timbers for beams and corner...
$2,750,000
Subdivision: NA
5
Beds
8
Baths
4,960
Sq.Ft.
1984
Year Built
119
Days on Site
14612691
MLS
This recreational paradise revolves around a fabulously updated 6,000 SQFT home on the banks on the Red River supplying magnificent views. Recreational opportunities are plentiful throughout the 58...
$2,700,000
Subdivision: Josiah Adamson Abs 1466
2
Beds
2
Baths
3,200
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
145
Days on Site
14581287
MLS
Equine facility with endless upgrades on 142 acres. 16 stalls that include a 11 stall show barn built in 2019, and 5 in the Covered arena which is 300 x 140 under cover with cattle pens, return...
$2,275,000
Subdivision: Shelton, Jesse
4
Beds
4
Baths
4,106
Sq.Ft.
1983
Year Built
34
Days on Site
14675229
MLS
Beautiful, fully remodeled ranch house with metal roof on 108 acres of rolling sandy loam ground in the Heart of Horse Country. Several separate pastures with connecting runs, multiple livestock...
$2,250,000
Subdivision: Sinks GEO
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,850
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
61
Days on Site
14656923
MLS
Do not miss the opportunity for a beautiful, private 162.72+- acre ranch with several stocked ponds, mature trees, pastures, a creek, and more. Sugar Hill Ranch boasts a large, 2850 sq ft home in the...
6
Beds
8
Baths
10,140
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
71
Days on Site
14647846
MLS
Amazing Multi-generational home! This rare find 70 miles north of Dallas and .8 miles walking distance to Lake Texoma is situated on 12.41 fenced picturesque acres. Entertain your family and friends...
$2,000,000
Subdivision: WEST MICHAEL
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,584
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
117
Days on Site
14615014
MLS
Don't miss out on this highly sought-after west Van Alstyne property. Located right in the heart of several new residential developments. Currently a working cattle ranch with an ag exemption in...
$2,000,000
Subdivision: G-1037 Rice Spencer A-G1037
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,816
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
77
Days on Site
14646018
MLS
Calling all investors wanting to develop in rapidly growing Denison! 11.990 acres with approximately 400 feet of exposed HIGHWAY FRONTAGE! Property currently has two homes that are being rented....
Open 10/30
344 Wolf Front Road Van Alstyne, TX 75495
$1,969,000
Subdivision: G-0343 DUMAS JAMES P A-G0343, ACRES 1.0
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,522
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
124
Days on Site
14586875
MLS
Escape the City to this Oasis! Horse lovers dream! Beautiful Estate on over 23 acres with trees, pasture & a forest in your backyard. This private Estate features custom home, log guest cabin, 40x30...
$1,800,000
Subdivision: Burleson Aaron
4
Beds
6F11/2
Baths
7,978
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
56
Days on Site
14659321
MLS
Custom home on acreage perfect for large, active family! Grand entry leads to huge, open dining and living area. Gourmet kitchen has double commercial appliances, granite and walk-in pantry! Main...
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NTREIS data last updated October 25, 2021.

Homebuyers will love Grayson County for its ease of access to the Red River and Lake Texoma, and for the grand estates to call home. Homesteaders, meanwhile, have lots of options for building their country castles upon. Home and lot prices range from the low $70s to well over seven figures. Current median list price is $275,000, and the average cost per square foot is around $160.

Living in Grayson County

Around 130,000 call Grayson County home, especially those who seek a quieter environment away from the hustle and bustle of the Metroplex and Ardmore, Oklahoma. Average mean commute time is 23.4 minutes according to DataUSA.io, and around 3.47 percent average a commute of 90 minutes or more to and from the county.

Grayson County is the 34th most populated county in Texas, and is bounded by the Red River and Lake Texoma to the north, Fannin County to the east, Collin and Denton counties to the south, and Cooke County to the west. Sherman is the county seat and the county’s largest city. Major highways include U.S. 75 (connecting the county to Tulsa and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex), U.S. 82 (connecting the county to Wichita Falls and Texarkana), U.S. 377 (Oklahoma to the United States/Mexico border), U.S. 69 (Port Arthur to Minnesota) and a number of state highways.

Major employers in Grayson County include: Tyson Foods, Cigna, Anthem, Texas Instruments, and Verizon.

Grayson County Parks and Attractions

Grayson County is home to the Red River and Lake Texoma. Lake Texoma is one of the largest reservoirs in the United States, created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers between 1938 and 1944. Its close proximity to the Metroplex, as well as its massive 93,000-acre size, makes Lake Texoma a huge draw for tourists visiting the county; as many as 6 million visit the lake annually. The Red River, which feeds the lake, was once the U.S./Mexico border until the Texas Annexation and Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in the mid- to late 1840s.

Along Lake Texoma in the northwestern corner of Grayson County is the Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, a haven for various migratory birds and other animals. Visitors to the refuge can visit throughout the year to hike, fish, hunt, and observe nature. Hagerman is within the confines of the Central Flyway, a north-south migratory route passing over the Great Plains from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

And of course, Grayson County is the birthplace of WWII five-star general and the 34th President of the United States—the first president to be born in Texas, no less—Dwight D. Eisenhower. Thus, you can visit the Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site in Denison, the preserved two-story home where he spent the first two years of his life before moving to Kansas.

Grayson County Schools

For families establishing their new homes with school-age children, Grayson County is home to 15 different independent school districts, including Sherman ISD, Denison ISD, and Tioga ISD. College-age children have their choice of two- and four-year colleges in the county, including Grayson College and Austin College.

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