Plano, Texas Real Estate
Plano is a city in the state of Texas, located mostly within Collin County. In 2010, the city’s population grew, making it the ninth most populous city in the state of Texas. Plano is named for the flat plains of the area, large trees thrive in the city's many parks.
Plano was designated several times as the best place to live in the Western United States by CNN Money magazine. It was also selected as the safest city in America in 201 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,and the United States Census Bureau declared Plano the wealthiest city. Forbes.com also selected Plano, University Park, and Highland Park as the three "Top Suburbs To Live Well". The annual Plano Balloon Festival and the Plano International Festival are two of the city's premiere cultural and entertainment events.
In addition to being the most affluent city in the U.S., Plano is home to the headquarters of numerous top companies, making it a popular destination for business travelers to the Dallas area. Its proximity to Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington and other Dallas area cities makes it a perfect base for a leisure vacation, as well, with plenty of entertainment within reach, ranging from the Six Flags Over Texas park to Southfork Ranch. Plano's annual Balloon Festival draws visitors from far and wide.
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