Royse City / Fate Real Estate

    Royse City:

    Founded: 1885
    Population: 9,500
    Size: 10.2 sq. miles
    School District: Royse City ISD
    Est. Med. Household Income: $81,783
    Est. Med. House Value: $138,000

    This friendly community still maintains a small town feel despite having a fast growing population. The population boom that has occurred in the last 5 years has resulted in a steady economy, a strong downtown area, and happy residents and businesses. Royse City hosts fun community events such as the Main Street Car Show and the downtown Winter Wonderland!

    Royse City is just 5 miles from the massive shopping and dining establishments in Rockwall, as well as beautiful Lake Ray Hubbard. Royse City is home to City Lake Park, which offers a great picnic location as well as walking trails. The Walker-Hawk Sports Complex and Splash Park is a town favorite. Located inside Walker-Hawk is a stocked pond, baseball fields, a playground, and a fitness trail that joins the sports complex to Old Mill Park. The community has access to the C.F. Goodwin Public Library 6 days a week.

    If you are looking to move to Royse City, you can choose from a wide array of housing options, from sub-divisions to 1 acre homesites. This city has something for everyone.

    Fate:

    Founded: 1887
    Population: 8,800
    Size: 6.8 sq. miles
    School District: (2) Rockwall ISD and Royse City ISD
    Est. Med. Household Income: $78,482
    Est. Med. House Value: $170,000

    The City of Fate is located in Rockwall County. It is a fast growing community that offers small town charm, a family friendly atmosphere, and a low crime rate. With safe neighborhoods and good schools, the town has the perfect rural feel. Fate is just a 10 minute drive to the City of Rockwall, which has a large amount of retail shopping and dining options. The Smith Family Park in Fate is home to The Cedars Disc Golf Course, an 18-hole course that opened in May of 2013.

    The city has seen a number of new home constructions in recent years, ranging from custom homes on acreage, to nice subdivisions with single family homes. Woodcreek and Williamsburg are just two of the popular master planned communities located in Fate.