Plano Texas

Plano Texas is located between Frisco and Allen just north of Dallas in Collin County however, a small portion extends into Denton County. This comfortable suburb of Dallas feature some of the best schools in the state and offers a convenient, traditional and quiet neighborhoods. Is ranked as one of the safest places to live in the country.

Plano received an 84 on the livability scale with an A+ for amenities, B+ for low crime and a for education. It also received excellent ratings for employment and whether. Plano boasts high graduation rates in beautiful weather most of the year.

In addition to great schools, Plano has also been ranked for one of the best cities for retirement, families in general and quaint downtowns. Plano is home to the headquarters of more than 25 American companies such as Dr Pepper, JCPenney, Pizza Hut and Frito-Lay.

Plano boasts over 3000 acres of parks plus a bustling retail and restaurant scene as well as outdoor entertainment ideal for nature enthusiasts. Plano is highly notable for its large trees that abound in many of the city’s parks. One such tree located in Bob Woodruff Park near Rowlett Creek is estimated to be over 500 years old. The city features five recreational areas and three performing arts venues and a bustling historical downtown neighborhood.

Plano is home to an astonishing 275,000 residents making it the 70th most populous city in the United States. Plano’s highest employer with over 5400 employees is the Bank of America home loans department followed closely by HP Enterprise Services and capital one. Nearly 80% of Plano’s visitors our business travelers.

Fun facts about Plano Texas:

  • Plano holds the annual Plano Balloon Festival drawing over 100,000 visitors each year.
  • Plano is ranked 12th for one of the best cities for people with disabilities.
  • Very few of the original buildings still exist as most of the city was destroyed by fire nearly a century ago.
  • Plano has been home to notable residents such as Lance Armstrong, Bozz Skaggs and Chase Crawford.

Homes for Sale Plano, TX

Plano has a higher average listing price than many of Dallas’ suburbs. The average price is about $500,000 and there are roughly 500 to 700 properties for sale at any given time. The median rent is about $2000 per month.

As with neighboring cities, Plano has one of the best school districts in the area and nearly all schools receive either a 8 to 10 score by great schools.org.

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