Little Elm is a city in Denton County, Texas, United States, and a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Little Elm population is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Texas since 2000 in terms of percentage. It is an extended suburb of Dallas. The Little Elm Independent School District serves most of the original parts of Little Elm. Little Elm ISD is one of the fastest growing in Denton County. The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters.
Little Elm has an extensive and comprehensive parks system with 5 major community parks, including Little Elm Park, Cottonwood Park, Beard Park, McCord Park, and Union Park. Little Elm has many miles of hike and bike trails constructed and planned along the lake and its tributaries.