R-1 Zoning District – Single Family Residence

In the "R-1" district, there may be any of the following:

  • One-family dwellings
  • Two-family dwellings (Duplexes)
  • Public parks, playgrounds, etc.
  • Customary home occupations
  • Churches
  • Public schools and educational institutions
  • Accessory buildings (garages, servants quarters)
  • Boarding or lodging houses
  • Fire station, police station, pumping station, lake, water supply reservoir, filter bed, water tank, tower, or bridges
  • Electrical facilities and electrical energy facilities, transformers, relay and substations, poles, wires, and electrical transmission and distribution appurtenances, but not including office buildings or storage facilities.        

NOTE:  Boarding or Lodging Houses May include:

1.            A foster care type residential facility as defined in Section 242.002(6) of the Health and Safety Code that:  provides room and        board to fewer than five persons who:

  •  Are not related within the second degree of consanguinity or affinity to the proprietor; and
  •  Because of their physical or mental limitation, or both, require a level of care and services suitable to their needs that contributes to their health, comfort, and welfare; and is not required to be licensed by the state. 

2.            An establishment that furnishes, in addition to food, shelter, and laundry, only baths and massages and is not required to be licensed by the state.