Plano, TX: What you need to know

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.

 

Plano, TX City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 275,645
Median Age 38
Median Household Income $83,793
Median Home Price $231,600
Walkscore 36

Plano, TX Rankings

Plano , TX Real Estate

Civic pride, schools and amenities make Plano a popular locale

Plano, TX Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 49.3%
  Female 50.7%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 147
In Plano , TX

 
6.4% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Plano , TX

Median Population

Median Age 38.2%
Age 18 Over 75.4%
Age 21 Over 72.2%
Age 62 Over 14.1%
Age 65 Over 11%

Race

  Ethnicity White 68%
  Ethnicity Black 7.9%
  Ethnicity Asian 19.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 14.2%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 1.7%

Economics

  Median Household Income $83,793
  Median Home Price $231,600
  Homes Owned 37.6%
  Homes Rent 62.4%
  Median Property Rent $1,148

Language

  English Only 68.1%
  English Other 31.9%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 26 MINUTES
in Plano , TX

Commute Types

  Walked 1%
  Worked at Home 7.9%
  Public Transportation 1.2%
  Other Means 1.5%
  Drove Alone 81.9%
  Carpooled 6.5%

36/100
WALK SCORE
for Plano , TX