Relocating to Plano, TX?

Relocation to Plano, TX?          

Plano, TX is located in Collin County and has a population of about 269,776 according to 2010 census. It is the ninth most populous city in the state of Texas.

Fun Facts on Plano

In 2005, 2006, and 2011, Plano was designated the best place to live in the Western United States by CNN Money magazine

It was selected as the safest city in America in 2010 and 2011 by Forbes.

Plano schools consistently score among the highest in the nation.

It has been rated as the wealthiest city in the United States by CNN Money

United States Census Bureau declared Plano the wealthiest city in 2008 by comparing the median household income for all U.S. cities whose populations were greater than 250,000

In 2008, Forbes.com selected Plano, University Park, and Highland Park as the three “Top Suburbs To Live Well” of Dallas

The annual Plano Balloon Festival and the Plano International Festival are two of the city’s premiere cultural and entertainment events.

Some of the country’s largest and most recognized companies have their headquarters in Plano

Approximately 80% of Plano’s visitors are business travelers, due to its close proximity to Dallas and the many corporations headquartered in Plano.

In 2014 Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. announced its U.S. headquarters will move from Torrance, California in the Los Angeles metropolitan area to Plano

There are 70 public schools, 16 private schools, two campuses of the Collin County Community College District (Collin College), and six libraries in Plano

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 one of 12 suburbs of Dallas that opt into the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) public transportation system

Plano was the first city in Collin County to adopt a master plan for its road system

If you are relocating to Plano and need an expert to help you, call Brenda today at 214-679-1772. With over 14 years in Real Estate, she is the consultant who will listen to your needs and help you find exactly what you are looking for.