Plano offers an exceptional place to live, work and raise a family. Bike trails, walking trails, banks, churches; shopping, dining and entertainment are plentiful. Plano schools consistently score among the highest in the nation and is home to Catholic Schools and other private schools as well. In 2005, Plano was designated the best place to live in the Western United States by CNNMoney magazine and in 2006 was selected as the 11th best place to live in the United States by CNN Money magazine. In 2008, Forbes selected Plano, University Park, and Highland Park as the three “Top Suburbs To Live Well” of Dallas. The United States Census Bureau declared Plano the wealthiest city of 2008 by comparing the median household income for all U.S. cities whose populations were greater than 250,000. The annual Plano Balloon Festival and the Plano International Festival are two of the city’s premiere cultural and entertainment events. In October 2010, Forbes magazine named Plano the safest city to live in America with a population greater than 250,000.
Enjoy life in Lakeside, Willow Bend, Gleneagles, Windhaven Farm, Stone Lake Estates, Kings Ridge, Windhaven, Deerfield, Whiffletree, Russell Creek, Country Place or The Estates of Forest Creek … Just to name a few of the many outstanding neighborhoods in Plano!