Current Planning

​Current Planning

​Zoning Districts - Residential - MH(A) - Mobile Home District

​The attached documents list the general guidelines to the Yard, Lot and Space Regulations. There may be exceptions to this information. See 51A-4.100 of the Dallas Development Code for specific details.

Front Yard

Minimum front yard is:

20 feet

In this district, a manufactured home may not be located closer than 20 feet to a to public street right-of-way or a private drive used for access, circulation or service to the lot or stand where a manufactured home is located.

Side Yard

Minimum side yard is:

10 feet

Rear Yard

Minimum rear yard is:

10 feet

Setbacks may be greater or lesser due to exceptions in the Dallas Development Code, exceptions include, but not limited to, platted building lines and more restrictive zoning district setbacks in the same block.


Maximum structure height is: 24 feet

Dwelling Unit Density

No maximum dwelling unit density

Floor Area Ratio

No maximum floor area ratio

Lot Coverage

Maximum lot coverage is:

20% for residential structures

25% for nonresidential structures

Aboveground parking structures are included in lot coverage calculations

Surface parking lots and underground parking structures are not included.

Lot Size

In this district, a manufactured home must have the following minimum lot area:

1500 square feet for a manufactured home on a transient stand; or

4000 square feet for a manufactured home on a subdivided lot.


No maximum number of stories

Off-Street Parking

See Use Regulations for Off-Street Parking Requirements

Off-Street Loading

See Use Regulations for Off-Street Loading Requirements

Landscape Regulations

See Article X

Additional Provisions

In this district, no person may locate a manufactured home nearer than 10 feet to the side line of any lot or stand, and

the minimum space between adjacent manufactured homes must be 20 feet.

Primary Use

Manufactured Homes

For additional information about the Yard, Lot and Space Regulations, please call Building Inspection, 214-948-4480 and ask for Zoning.