Ten Reasons To Like Plano Texas
Plano is a city north of Dallas in the state of Texas, located mostly within
Collin County and a few places in Denton County.
Plano is named for the flat plains
of the area. Settlers came to the area near present-day Plano in the early
1840s. Its population in 1874 was about 500.
Plano population; for year 2012; was reported as 272,068;
65th largest City in America.
Credit rating: AAA
Violent crime per 100,000: 131 (2nd lowest)
As of April 2013 Unemployment rate: 5.5% 12th
lowest in the Nation
My 10 Reasons I Love Plano Texas
are Listed Below
Plano, Texas: The Best Place to Live in
In 2005, 2006, and 2011, Plano was designated the best place to
live in the Western United States by CNNMoney magazine.
In 2013, Plano was designated the best place to live in
Plano, Texas: One of The Safest Place to
Live in America
Plano safest city with lowest crime rate city in America
In October 2010, Forbes magazine named Plano the safest city to live in
America with a population greater than 250,000.
In 2013, there were just 131 violent crimes per 100,000 residents,
Plano, Texas Wealthiest City in 2007
Plano, TX has been rated as the wealthiest city in the
United States by CNN Money.
The United States Census Bureau declared Plano the wealthiest city of 2008 by
comparing the median household income for all U.S. cities whose populations were
greater than 250,000.
Among places with 250,000 or more residents, Plano, Texas, boasts
the highest median income: $77,038. San Jose came in second at $73,804
and San Francisco was third with $65,497. CNNMoney, August 31 2007.
Plano, Texas: One of The Best Housing
Market in U.S
Plano’s housing market also remained strong, with just one out of
every 255 homes in foreclosure in 2012, better than the vast majority of large
Plano Real Estate Market: Reported for the Month of
February 2015 (Slow Month)
Median Sales Prices:$272,013 (+11.0%)
Average Prices: $334,686 (+21.0%)
Days on the Market (DOM): 44 (+0%)
Inventory for Sale: 330 (-21.2%)
Developed 99%, less than 1% left
Plano, Texas: One of The Best Run City
Plano Texas is the third best run city in America (January 3rd,
Plano, Texas; Education:
More than half of Plano’s adult population had at least a
bachelor’s degree in 2012, one of the best rates in the nation.
High Schools Ranking in USA
In Newsweek's 2012 list of best national high schools, Plano
West was ranked as 63rd, Plano Senior as 108th, and Plano East as 243rd.
Plano is the home to three major hospitals, one of them, Baylor Hospital
Heart Place, is the newest with more advanced heart facility in the Dallas fort
Shops, Restaurants and Bars:
Plano has many shops, Malls, restaurants and bars. The Shops at Legacy is
one of a kind urban retail European style which incorporates many of the
principles of "new urbanism," including:
Loose knit, pedestrian-oriented traffic
- A blend, within individual
buildings, of apartment homes, shops, hotels and offices
- Park space with water
features and landscaping
Plano, Texas: Shops at Legacy
Plano, Texas: Major Events and Points of
Home of Southfork Ranch (as
shown on Dallas TV Show)
Plano Balloon Festival (2nd
in the Nation)
Plano, Texas: Home to Major Companies
Headquarters and Offices
Headquarters of major corporations:
Among these major Head Quarters are: (JCPenney, Frito-Lay, Dr
Pepper, New Hampshire Furniture, Toyota,
Alliance Data, Cinemark
Services, Ericsson, HP
Enterprise Services, Huawei, Pizza
Hut, Rent-A-Center,Traxxas, Siemens
PLM Software, and many more...)
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