Nationwide Claims to Fame

Plano is 30th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Plano is 7th in Texas out of 337 other cities in Retail sales

Plano is 7th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Asian

Plano is 8th in Texas out of 326 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Plano is 9th in Texas out of 302 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Plano is 9th in Texas out of 340 other cities in Current population (2012)

Plano is 9th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Households

Plano is 9th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Housing units

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 272,068 9th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 71.6 22nd 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,630 25th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 313th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.9% 276th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.9% 261st 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.2% 60th 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 54.0% 30th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Race - White 66.9% 286th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.6% 178th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 333rd 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 16.9% 7th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 129th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 96th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 14.7% 305th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 58.4% 159th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Female residents 51.1% 212th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 22.8% 57th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Housing units 103,672 9th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 30.5% 51st 24.0% 25.9%
Households 97,462 9th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 65.5% 205th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $214,700 38th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.7 265th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Income per capita $40,960 34th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $82,901 46th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.1% 314th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Plano Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 31,253 8th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $7,210,449 7th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $27,577 41st $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $655,335 9th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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