Located 30 minutes north of downtown Dallas on the shores of Lake Lewisville in southeast Denton County. The Colony offers the best of both worlds – the excitement of urban life and the comfort of suburban living. The Colony’s strategic location is within easy access of DFW International Airport, Legacy Business Park, the Dallas North Tollway and other major commercial centers and retail attractions.

Incorporated in 1977, The Colony is a relatively young city. The average age of resident is 26, with 38 percent of the population under the age of 18. The Colony is part of the Lewisville Independent School District. Campuses in The Colony include six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. Four universities and multiple community college campuses are located within The Colony.