What you need to know about Plano, TX

Identified by Livability.com as one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live, Plano also ranks on our lists for Best Cities for Retirement, Families and Downtowns. Residents have access to great schools and 3,800 acres of parkland, and the city is known for its good jobs and technology growth. Plano houses the headquarters of more than 25 American companies, including Cinemark Theatres, Dr. Pepper, Frito-Lay, JC Penney and Pizza Hut.

 

Top 10 Families 2015
Why Plano, TX is a Best Place to Live
Civic pride, schools and amenities make Plano a popular locale

Population

271,166
Up by 3.42%
Plano, Texas
Best Things to Do in Plano, Texas
With 3,000 acres of parks, a ton of restaurants and a bustling retail scene, Plano, Texas is a natural attraction.
Plano, TX Skyline Nightlife
Why Plano, TX is a Best Place to Live
Civic pride, schools and amenities make Plano a popular locale

Nearby Cities

Housing

Homes Owned 63.05%
63.05% Complete
Homes Rented 36.95%
36.95% Complete

Real Estate

In Plano, Texas


Ready to move to Plano? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Plano.

Median Home Price

$222,800
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Plano, Texas


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Plano rates.

Median Household Income

$82,944
Higher than the national average

Business

In Plano, Texas


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Plano.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Plano, Texas


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Plano.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 55%
55% Complete
Graduated High School 93%
93% Complete

Plano, TX's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Families 2015
Top 10 Best Cities for Kids 2014
Top 10 Soccer 2012

More About Plano, TX

Best Things to Do in Plano, Texas
With 3,000 acres of parks, a ton of restaurants and a bustling retail scene, Plano, Texas is a natural attraction.
Why Plano, TX is a Best Place to Live
Civic pride, schools and amenities make Plano a popular locale