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Frequently Asked

Who are the Pecan Square builders?

Pecan Square partners with DFW’s best new construction builders to offer homes in a variety of styles and sizes. Current builders include Ashton Woods, Coventry Homes, D.R. Horton, David Weekley Homes, Highland Homes and Pulte Homes. Visit the builders page to learn more about each builder then use the online homefinder tool to explore floorplans, lots and quick move-in homes.

How many new homes are available and what is the price range?

At complete build out, Pecan Square will have 3,100 home sites within our 1,200-acre community. Availability and pricing is constantly changing so we encourage homebuyers to visit the homefinder tool on our website for the latest status of quick move-in homes and lots to build on.

Where is Pecan Square?

Pecan Square is located in the Town of Northlake, Texas within Denton County.

What amenities does Pecan Square by Hillwood offer?

Current available amenities include:

  • Jackson Hall – our beautiful gathering space for the community to meet for events and engage in some friendly competition in the game room or relax by the 2 resort-style pools and splash pad
  • Fitness Center – located in the east wing of Jackson Hall it offers plenty of cardio and strength options for the fitness minded
  • The Lawn – a wide-open green space where residents enjoy the fresh air for fitness classes, picnics, frisbee toss, and more
  • The Greeting House – home to a co-working space where residents can enjoy an office away from the office with Wi-Fi, work spaces, cozy nooks, a conference room, printing/copying capabilities, and a self-service snack station
  • Post & Parcel – the mail room with secure Amazon lockers, so residents don’t have to worry about packages sitting on the porch all day
  • The Arena – a 22,000-square-foot indoor/outdoor pavilion that has covered sports courts, a stage for live music, a catering kitchen, and big screen TVs
  • Pioneer Park at The Arena – an outdoor space that includes an exploration playground, picnic tables, seating, yard games, a fire pit, outdoor grills, and even a pizza oven
  • Elm Tower – an outdoor gathering space and overlook tower on the ridge on Elm Place
  • The Barking Lot – an expansive dog park with a shade structure, picnic tables, and separate enclosed areas for large dogs and small dogs
  • Two neighborhood parks & playgrounds

To learn more about our amenities, and see what else we have in store for the future, please visit the amenities page of our website.

What school district is Pecan Square in?

Pecan Square is located in the Northwest Independent School District. Learn more on the schools page of our website.

Will there be any on-site schools?

Yes, Pecan Square’s is home to Northwest ISD’s Johnie Daniel Elementary School. A middle school and high school with a stadium complex are also planned to be located in the community in the future. Learn more on the schools page of our website.

What types of events happen onsite?

Pecan Square’s Lifestyle Manager hosts 300+ events per year from teen events and family movie nights to quilting classes and concerts. Check out our event calendar and year in review newsletter or follow our Facebook page to see what’s happening.

Will there be commercial component?

Yes. The future plan for Pecan Square includes neighborhood retail shops and restaurants.

What is a MMD?

A municipal management district, or MMD, is a special district created by the State of Texas to finance facilities not provided by a municipality. Having a MMD at Pecan Square provides not only for the financing of infrastructure such as water, sewer, drainage, and roads; it also funds the maintenance and operations cost of right of way landscape within the property.

Who are the utility providers?
  • ATMOS – Gas
  • CoServ – Electric
  • Frontier – Internet, Cable
  • Water/Sewer – Northlake
  • Trash – Waste Connections

More information about setting up your new home is on the Pecan Square HOA website here.

What are the HOA dues?

Pecan Square’s HOA dues are payable semiannually, on February 1 and August 1, and vary based on your home’s lot size and location within the community. For the most current information, please visit and contact the HOA office directly.

Lot Size Annual Dues Pecan Square HOA Frontier 500/500 Internet Front Yard Maintenance Townhome Sub Association
40′ $2,780 X X X
50′ $2,260 X X
60′ $2,260 X X
70′ Front Entry $2,260 X X
70′ Rear Entry $3,040 X X X
100′ $2,260 X X
Townhomes $5,494 X X X X
Annual Dues
40′ Lot $2,780
50′ Lot $2,260
60′ Lot $2,260
70′ Front Entry Lot $2,260
70′ Rear Entry Lot $3,040
100′ Lot $2,260
Townhomes $5,494
Pecan Square HOA
40′ Lot X
50′ Lot X
60′ Lot X
70′ Front Entry Lot X
70′ Rear Entry Lot X
100′ Lot X
Townhomes X
Frontier 500/500 Internet
40′ Lot X
50′ Lot X
60′ Lot X
70′ Front Entry Lot X
70′ Rear Entry Lot X
100′ Lot X
Townhomes X
Front Yard Maintenance
40′ Lot X
50′ Lot
60′ Lot
70′ Front Entry Lot
70′ Rear Entry Lot X
100′ Lot
Townhomes X
Townhome Sub Association
40′ Lot
50′ Lot
60′ Lot
70′ Front Entry Lot
70′ Rear Entry Lot
100′ Lot
Townhomes X

What are the tax rates in Pecan Square?

All rates are per $100 valuation:

Total – $2.359968

  • Denton County – $0.189485
  • Northwest ISD – $1.090200
  • Town of Northlake – $0.295000
  • Denton ESD No. 1 – $0.080283
  • Northlake MMD No. 1 – $0.705000

Town of Northlake Homestead Exemption: 20%

All taxes collected by Denton County. Denton County phone number is (940) 349-3500 or you can visit their website at We provide this table on our website as a convenience, but rates are subject to change and should always be verified directly with the Denton County tax office.

Can you accommodate residents that work from home?

Pecan Square was designed with remote workers in mind. Every home in the community comes with our Canopy technology bundle that includes full coverage half-gig Wi-Fi, Amazon Echo Show, and Ring Doorbell. Plus, our co-working space at the Greeting House offers all the conveniences of a traditional office such as work spaces, cozy nooks, printing and copying capabilities, meeting rooms, a self-service snack station, and more.

Where is the closest grocery store, hospital, and emergency response services?

There is a Kroger Marketplace 9 miles from Pecan Square and Tom Thumb and Whole Foods are 12 miles away. An Argyle Fire Station is within 2 miles and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital is 11 miles away. Check the location page of our website to see what else is nearby.