Living in Plano, TX

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Plano SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
6

Plano, TX Crime Report

5,357
Total Crimes
1,847.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.05%
Below National Average

Plano, TX Cost Of Living

112
Plano's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Plano, Texas Info Snack

Plano (/pleno/ PLAY-noh) is a city in the U.S. state of Texas, located twenty miles northeast of downtown Dallas. The city of Plano is a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Plano lies mostly within Collin County, but with a small portion that extends into Denton County.
Population
284,579
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$291,300
Median Income
$92,121
Median Rent
$1,330

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Rankings for Plano in Texas

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Map Of Plano, TX

Population over time in Plano

Year Population % Change
2017 284,579 1.1%
2016 281,566 0.9%
2015 279,088 1.2%
2014 275,645 1.7%
2013 271,166 1.7%
2012 266,740 1.4%
2011 263,122 1.1%
2010 260,197 1.6%
2009 256,099 -
Crime/100k Plano TX USA
Violent Crime 138.7 410.9 368.9
Murder 1.7 4.6 5.0
Robbery 38.6 98.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 71.7 256.6 246.8
Property Crime 1709.2 2367.2 2199.5
Burglary 231.5 410.8 376.0
Larceny 1349.1 1713.1 1594.6
Car Theft 128.7 243.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Plano

White
53.1% (151,098)
African American
8.2% (23,415)
American Indian
0.3% (893)
Asian
20.3% (57,825)
Hawaiian
0.1% (268)
Other
0.2% (705)
Two Or More
2.5% (7,065)
Hispanic
15.2% (43,310)
Race Plano TX USA
White 53.1% 42.3% 61.1%
African American 8.2% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 20.3% 4.6% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.2% 39.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Plano, Texas

Less than $10,000
4.0% (1,129,613)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (511,965)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.4% (1,252,819)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.4% (1,542,367)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.8% (2,500,246)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (4,655,678)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (3,650,080)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.2% (5,738,651)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.0% (3,412,295)
$200,000 or more
14.3% (4,064,181)
Income Plano TX USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 6.4% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.4% 9.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.4% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.8% 12.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.2% 14.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.0% 6.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 14.3% 6.9% 7.0%

Gender in Plano

Female
50.8% (144,526)
Male
49.2% (140,053)
Gender Plano TX USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Plano for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (8,537)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (8,537)
High School / GED
13.0% (36,995)
Some College
18.0% (51,224)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (17,074)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (99,602)
Master's Degree
17.0% (48,378)
Professional Degree
3.0% (8,537)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (5,691)
Education Plano TX USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Plano

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

It was an awesome place to visit. I felt totally safe and the weather could not have been any better.

The food was outstanding. Getting around the city was easy and the roads were in perfect condition.

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