So you want to know about Plano, eh? We’ve compiled a few quick facts about this city so that if you live here, are visiting, or are looking to move here, you’ll know a bit about the city.

History

The city of Plano, TX was incorporated in 1871. It is located near Dallas (about 20 miles away) and is part of the major metro area, which is one of the biggest in the state. It is in Collin County, but parts are found in Denton County. Its population remains in the top ten cities in terms of population, in Texas.

 

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Awards

According to Forbes, Plano is considered one of the top, if not the top safest city in the country. It has a low crime rate and a decent standard of living, which makes it a great place to live and do business. It has also been voted as one of the best-run cities in the nation. Whether you’re here temporarily or for good, you’re most likely going to be safe and have a fun time here.

Local Businesses

There are many businesses, including ours, that help to make Plano the wonderful place it is. We do Rhinoplasty surgery, but there are five star restaurants (our favorite is Whiskey Cake), big businesses like Capital One, JC Penney, HP, PepsiCo, Dell, and more. Texas has historically been a good state in which to do business due to limited tax burdens and a family-friendly atmosphere.

Plano, TX isn’t the most populous city even regionally, but it has a lot of character, and when people mention it’s where they’re from, they say it with great pride.