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Best Places To Live In McKinney, TX

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  • McKinney, TX
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 156,821
  • I really enjoy living in McKinney, as there are many things to do. One of the main reasons why I love living here is the weather. The summers are nice and hot while the winters tend to be very mild and
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score89
  • Frisco, TX
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 145,646
  • After living in Frisco, TX for five years, I have come to realize that this town is one that is set up on the basis of cowboys and horses being on every corner. This is a small town, which I enjoy, but I
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  • Allen, TX
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 94,710
  • and that corruption is the police. do not come here if you are A) under 21B) wealthyC) you think this is a "safe" city.If you are under 21 and walk or drive around you WILL be stopped by the police.If
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  • Greens, Garland, TX
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 525
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  • Coppell, TX
  • 24.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,631
  • I love my home as I am centrally located to everything including things I love to do which is eat, enjoy the movies and attend different festivals in the summer. Coppell has a rich history and is known
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  • Prosper, TX
  • 8.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,236
  • Prosper, Texas is a community that is worth the drive from where ever you are. Once a well kept secret is now a town that is flourishing with new development and families that are all bringing out the
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  • Rockwall, TX
  • 23.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,672
  • Rockwall, Texas is a beautiful city with reasonably priced homes, good schools and a lot of things to do. Since the summers are very hot here, I love to visit indoor theme parks in the summer such as
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  • Plano, TX
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 279,088
  • I would say Plano is a mix of conservative and liberal. Lots of people think they're conservative but act like liberals.ProsIf you need to buy services or products, you'll find them here. There's
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  • Murphy, TX
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,015
  • Hello, I am a professional who bought a house in this area. Long story short: If you like country bumpkins, this is the place for you. I lived in the Aviary, currently there is not an appropriate
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  • Hebron, TX
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 413
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  • Richardson, TX
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 108,350
  • First. The reviewer who posted you could get robbed and murdered in Richardson? Not going to argue that. But you were in the South part of Richardson down new Lake Highlands and North Dallas and it is
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  • Rowlett, TX
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,203
  • This city is on the brinks of a great future. With being centrally located in DFW, and on the lake, a commercial development boom is about to occur in this great city. Bayside, a $1 billion property, is
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  • Firewheel Farms, Garland, TX
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 193
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  • Firewheel Estates, Garland, TX
  • 16.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 519
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  • Little Elm, TX
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 35,553
  • Little, Elm Texas is a small town 30 minutes outside of Dallas. Little Elm is currently expanding their area by building homes and businesses that can accommodate more residents. Little Elm has an
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  • Carrollton, TX
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 129,266
  • I got a ridiculous ticket that should have been a warning, tried fighting it in court but the judge denied. They wanted me to pay $150 the day I went to court which I didn't have until the next day. They
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  • Greens Estates, Garland, TX
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 152
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  • Celina, TX
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,236
  • The City of Celina has no regard for it's current homeowners nor their properties. It has the highest water rates around and does nothing about it. Because of Celina's inability to have planned for
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  • Sachse, TX
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,329
  • Sachse is a small city northeast of Dallas. I lived here briefly but found myself routinely bored and decided to leave. It's a nice city when it comes to quality of life and the homes are affordable, but
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  • The Colony, TX
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,757
  • This town is part of Denton County do not live in any town that are part of this county. If you want to live in a town that keeps letting "racial discrimination "lawyers Practice law in the same county
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  • Wylie, TX
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45,655
  • After living in Maine for my entire life, I moved to Wylie, TX about three years ago. It was one of the best moves I made. I miss the beautiful scenery, but the neighborhood I live in has friendly people
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  • Cross Roads, TX
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,091
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  • Buckingham North, Garland, TX
  • 18.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 669
83
  • Savannah, TX
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,592
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  • Anna, TX
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,335
  • Simply put, Anna, Texas is just about one of the best areas in the great state of Texas to live in. That is coming from someone who has been living in Anna for 21 years now. I wouldn't change a thing
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  • Melissa, TX
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,844
  • .., "suspected weed in vehicle, needed to search, do weed tongue test (LOL)" car ✔, one ✔ my tongue."positive sir (LOL)! Recd a speeding ticket.LOL! SMH! Blessings on the 2
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  • Far North, Dallas, TX
  • 17.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 163,453
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  • Creek Bend, Garland, TX
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 145
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  • Farmers Branch, TX
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,211
  • I love the city of Farmers. It is quite and very safe. The city police patrol the area. If you need help, the police will be there within a few minutes. If you report something, they will try to get
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  • Van Alstyne, TX
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,265
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  • Springpark, Garland, TX
  • 15.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,511
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  • Lewisville, TX
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 102,327
  • After visiting Lewisville, Texas, I can say that I enjoyed the historic Texas city a whole lot. Lewisville isn't an over the top type of city, but more traditional and classical in a sense. The community
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  • Paloma Creek, TX
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,727
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  • Valley Creek North, Garland, TX
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 206
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  • Hills Of Firewheel, Garland, TX
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 220
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  • Gunter, TX
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,363
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  • The Enclave, Garland, TX
  • 17.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 170
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  • Meadowood, Garland, TX
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 488
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  • Krugerville, TX
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,622
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  • Fairview, TX
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,235
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  • Fate, TX
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,234
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  • Hackberry, TX
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,022
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  • Nevada, TX
  • 20.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,032
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  • Princeton, TX
  • 8.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,278
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  • Farmersville, TX
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,416
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  • Lavon, TX
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,663
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  • Oakridge, Garland, TX
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,126
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  • St. Paul, TX
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,235
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  • Coomer Creek, Garland, TX
  • 17.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,363
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  • Oak Point, TX
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,271
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  • Springfield Estates, Garland, TX
  • 19.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 165

Listed above are the best places to live in McKinney, TX for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - McKinney, TX, followed by the best places to live near McKinney, TX, sorted by Livability Score.

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