Plano, TX Livability Score

Plano, TX is Exceptionally Livable
  • • Plano is ranked #18 in Texas
  • • Plano is ranked #29 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Graduation Rates
  • High Income per Capita
  • Low Crime Rates
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The Locals

Population (2013)259,84126,448,193316,128,839
Population (2000)222,30120,851,820281,421,906
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%62%58%
Have children (under 18yrs)57%52%48%
African American5%7%8%
Speak English78%71%88%
Speak Spanish9%27%7%
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  • kdwalton reviewed Plano
  • August 16, 2014
Little IndiaI moved to Plano 15 years ago and loved it. However, the demographics have changed drastically. If you are Indian you will love it. If not, you will be a minority, period. I am not saying this is good or bad, just stating facts. PlanoRead full review
  • naseller reviewed Plano
  • July 26, 2014
Plano might be OK if it were not in TexasFLAT land, very commercialized, lots of strip malls. Ugly place with an arrogance that defies logic. You might be able to hide in the schools and the loose community, but you are still in Texas where rich greedy white men run the state. Read full review

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  • Umibrahim posted a question in Plano
  • June 12, 2013
Cockroaches and bugsI have been reading a lot about cockroaches in Texas (Plano, Allen and Frisco) it really that much!
Which place in Texas has the least bug and Roaches problems !! please advise.

I have been thinking of not moving zr! but the
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Neighborhoods in & around Plano, TX

Springpark, Garland6.5Arbor Creek, Garland9.3
Far North, Dallas6.9Lake Highlands, Dallas9.3
Camelot, Garland7.1Park North, Garland9.3
Apollo Arapaho And Camelot, Garland7.6Coomer Creek, Garland9.6
Brentwood Place, Garland8.3Fernwood, Garland9.9
Holiday Park, Garland8.7Buckingham North, Garland10
Holford, Garland9Forest Crest, Garland10.1
Oakridge, Garland9Northeast Garland, Garland10.7
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Parker, TX7.2Sachse, TX10.6
Frisco, TX7.4Farmers Branch, TX11.3
Addison, TX8.2Garland, TX11.8
The Colony, TX8.5McKinney, TX11.9
Murphy, TX8.5Wylie, TX12.8
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