Lavon Lake created in 1952-53, two miles west of town, the lake brought boaters, fishermen, and picnickers to replace farmers.  The lake attracted many visitors  to the community.  The Town of Lavon is served by the Community Independent School District.  Grand Heritage is  a Master Plan Community with jogging & Biking trails.  Swimming pools, Club House with Computer Room are part of the amenities.  Country Living at its best. Lavon has a mixture of affordable housing and newly built homes.