Welcome to Frisco, Plano, and McKinney
Active, booming, and convenient, this area is popular with young families
These adjacent communities are rapidly expanding and have been referred to as a grouping of the fastest-growing cities in America. Home to a strong job market and tens of thousands of businesses, the area has become a hub of high rises and currently serves as the headquarters of many Fortune 500 companies.
Plano, which has a population of close to 300,000 residents, is the ninth-largest city in Texas and the fourth largest in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. Frisco offers more than nine million square feet of retail options, plus year-round professional sports venues and a growing museum district. McKinney, located just 30 miles north of downtown Dallas, is a picturesque city with a small-town feel close to the Metroplex.
What to Love
- Home to many high rises and Fortune 500 headquarters
- More than nine million square feet of retail space is located here
- The area is in the midst of an economic boom
People & Lifestyle
Families are flocking to this area because of its excellent school system and proximity to Downtown Dallas. Young professionals are choosing this area because it is currently in the midst of an economic boom.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
There are plenty of retail and dining opportunities in this area. At the Stonebriar Mall
, there’s a mix of over 200 stores. Legacy West, a 255-acre open-air development, also features a unique assortment of restaurants and shops. Legacy Hall
, designated as one of the nation’s largest food halls, serves cuisine from some of the area’s most premier chefs and local artisans. The three-story, 55,000-square-foot European-style food hall is home to some 22 chef-driven food stalls, a brewery, and a live music and entertainment venue.
Bob’s Steak & Chop House
is also a local favorite, featuring big, flavorful steaks that are hand-selected from the top two percent of USDA prime beef along with Texas-sized portions of award-winning sides.
And at Frisco Square
, a cluster of more than three dozen retail and restaurant options offer excellent shopping opportunities. The center also coordinates and sponsors four significant annual events for the community—Arts in the Square, Music in the Square, Trick or Treat in the Square, and Christmas in the Square.
Things to Do
Area residents enjoy visiting the Star District
, a collection of more than 35 shopping, restaurants, and specialty services. You can also explore the Dallas Cowboys practice field, where the team gathers 355 days a year.
At Dr. Pepper Ballpark
, home of the Frisco RoughRiders Class AA minor league baseball club, guests can cheer on the home team. The stadium has a capacity of 10,316.
The National Soccer Hall of Fame
, also located in Frisco, honors soccer achievements in the United States. Induction into the Hall is widely considered the highest honor in American soccer.
Plano, Frisco, and McKinney are home to a number of excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: