Most Expensive Plano Neighborhoods
Plano is a large city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 278,480 people and 56 constituent neighborhoods, Plano is the ninth largest community in Texas.
Plano real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Plano house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Plano is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.36% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Plano is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plano who work in management occupations (14.98%), sales jobs (12.52%) and office and administrative support (11.92%).
Also of interest is that Plano has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Plano telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.05% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Plano is one of the most attractive larger cities for people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. This makes it a good place to live for young singles in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting their professional careers. Although Plano is a large city, this demographic is significant enough that young professionals will find many others like themselves here, with really good opportunities for friendships, recreation, romance, and more.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Plano. 54.61% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Plano in 2010 was $41,902, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,608 for a family of four. However, Plano contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Plano is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Plano home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Plano residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Plano also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Plano include German, English, Irish, Italian, French and Scottish.
In addition, Plano has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (24.11%).
The languages spoken by people in Plano are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Plano is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese and Other Asian languages.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||102,182|
|PLANO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||62.86%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||37.14%|
|TYPE OF PLANO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||64.43%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.77%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.04%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||28.05%|
|SIZE OF PLANO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.35%|
|AGE OF PLANO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||18.20%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||76.64%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||4.85%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.31%|
|PLANO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$294,043|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,339|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||1.84%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||3.66%|
|$135,001 - $270,000||36.19%|
|$270,001 - $405,000||31.20%|
|$405,001 - $540,000||14.66%|
|$540,001 - $675,000||5.55%|
|$675,001 - $1,013,000||4.27%|
|$1,013,001 - $1,350,000||1.29%|
|PEOPLE OF PLANO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.99%|
|5 TO 17||19.04%|
|18 TO 24||7.47%|
|25 TO 34||13.42%|
|35 TO 54||31.56%|
|55 TO 64||12.16%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.36%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||93.38%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$82,944|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,902|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.58%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (13.82%)
Information Technology (4.32%)
Real estate (2.37%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||7.49%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.39%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.06%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.98%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.05%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.69%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (12.25%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (67.98%)
Other Asian languages (2.64%)
Indic languages (1.25%)
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