Plano was named the 3rd 'Best Place to Live in America by Money Magazine.
It offers an affluent and yet affordable living. It has low taxes, housing prices and unemployment compared to most metros in the U.S. The city offers many amenities which enhance the lives of residents and visitors by offering outstanding parks, trails and facilities, a variety of enriching programs, special events and activities that contribute to the health, well-being and quality of life within the city.
The Plano Independent School District is nationally regarded and provides an education comparable in quality to many top private schools.
Three school districts serve residents in Plano:
Frisco Independent School District
5515 Ohio Drive
Frisco, TX 75034
Lewisville Independent School District
1800 Timbercreek Road
Flower Mound, TX 75028
Plano Independent School District
2700 W. 15th Street
Plano, TX 75075
Median home price increased slightly from $329,356 in February 2017 to $330,000 in February 2018. There were no homes $150k and under, and the majority of the homes sold are between $301k - $500k. Days on the market is less than a month for homes $300k and under, about a month and a half for homes $310k - $750k, and three and a half months for homes $751k and up. It’s been a hot seller’s market in Plano, and currently there are about 144 active homes on the market in Plano.