Savannah, Texas

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Savannah, Texas
Census-designated place
Savannah is located in Texas
Savannah
Savannah
Location within the state of Texas
Coordinates: 33°13′29″N 96°54′24″W / 33.22472°N 96.90667°W / 33.22472; -96.90667Coordinates: 33°13′29″N 96°54′24″W / 33.22472°N 96.90667°W / 33.22472; -96.90667
Country United States
State Texas
County Denton
Area
 • Total 0.9 sq mi (2.4 km2)
 • Land 0.9 sq mi (2.4 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,318
 • Density 3,600/sq mi (1,400/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 972

Savannah is a census-designated place east of Denton in Denton County, Texas, United States. The community is a housing subdivision marketed by Huffines Communities and is located entirely within the boundaries of Denton County Fresh Water Supply District #10. As of the 2010 census, Savannah had a population of 3,318.[1]

Geography[edit]

Savannah is located on the north side of U.S. Route 380 in an unincorporated area of Denton County, 12 miles (19 km) east of Denton and 15 miles (24 km) west of McKinney. It is bordered to the south by land within the town of Little Elm.

Education[edit]

Savannah is served by the Denton Independent School District. Education is among the highest in the county, with its own Savannah Elementary School (Grades K-5) within the subdivision; Navo Middle School (Grades 6-8) and currently split between Denton High School (Grades 9-12) currently participant of the IBS program, and Denton Ryna High School (Grades 9-12). A new high school is under construction and due to open Fall of 2016 closer to the subdivision (Grades 9-12) The typical resident has at least a 12th grade education, and the vast majority are college graduates.

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