Plano ranked third on the list “America’s Top 10 Cities to Raise a Family” by Homes.com, a residential real estate website. Plano and the other cities on the list provide the rare combination of quality schools, family friendly activities, affordable homes and ample job opportunities. Below is the excerpt from the article about Plano.
From the Spanish word “flat,” Plano’s culture and environment are anything but. Home to several corporate headquarters including Dell Services, Dr. Pepper, Snapple Group, Alliance Data and Cinemark Theatres, Plano has an abundance of employment opportunities for parents. Consistently topping Forbes magazine’s safest cities in America list, its police department is one of the few in the country that requires officers to have a four-year college degree. Plano was given a national award for excellence for its Neighborhood Watch in 2011. (9/27/2012)