Glad You're Here!
Named “one of the six best places to live in the United States” by Money magazine, Plano offers exceptional housing, award-winning schools and a dynamic business climate. Whether you’re here for a visit or planning to stay, this guide offers helpful information about an extraordinary community.
Plano is home base to more than 6,000 businesses, including longtime corporate
partners EDS, JCPenney, Frito-Lay, Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., and Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc., and such newcomers as Network Associates, Crossmark, and Advanced Neuromodulation.
The exceptional quality of life the city offers has enticed more than 255,700 citizens to call Plano home. World-class schools and a renowned park system make it an ideal place to raise a family, while superior theater, art and leisure offerings make it a great place to retire. Mild winters and hot summers provide opportunities for year-round outdoor activities. All of this, plus a wide variety of shopping and dining venues, makes Plano perfect for anyone and everyone.
We invite you to discover Plano!