Plano TX has made its mark on the map as Dallas’ largest and most celebrated suburb. Plenty of outdoor space and conservative in nature, this Dallas suburb is home to the corporate headquarters of some pretty heavy hitters (read: Dell, Frito-Lay, J.C. Penney, etc.). Plano is growing at an impressive rate and developers have taken notice in an effort to maintain its increasing population allowing for a variety of housing options to suit many lifestyles. As a result, there are a growing number of ideally located, beautifully designed and fully equipped Plano, Dallas luxury apartments for rent. Take your pick!

Where: 20 northeast of Downtown  

Why you want to live there: If you are looking to stray away from the hustle and bustle of downtown or are interested in a more family-friendly option, apartments in Plano Texas are the ideal choice. Bonus points if you manage to snag a job at one of the area headquarters allowing you to work and live within close proximity. But don’t let its small town feel trick you into thinking that there isn’t much to do outside of regular business hours. Great restaurants, unique events, and easy access to downtown Dallas and its surrounding neighborhoods put Plano on the map as a great place live. And if you consider yourself an active person, any one of the several nearby parks are available, offering some serious exercise potential.


  • Population: 278,814
  • Median age: 36.73
  • Median household income: $82,061

A few of our favorite places:

  • Shopping: THe Shops at Willow Bend, The Shops of Legacy
  • Food & Drink: Tasty Tails, Oceanic Thai Kitchen, Whiskey Cake
  • Art and Culture: Interurban Railway Museum, Play Street Museum
  • Attractions: Historic Downtown Plano
  • Nightlife: The Holy Grail Pub, Vickery Park , Sip & Savor
  • Parks & Rec: Arbor HIlls Nature Preserve,Bob Woodruff Park, Legacy Town Center Park

Plano is an excellent location for families of all sizes, as well as young professionals looking to live in a more residential area. If this sounds right up your alley, give Dallas Apartment Locators a call and let us know. We’ll get right to work matching you with the best Plano apartment for rent to fit exactly what you’re looking for.

*Data provided by Weichert and Yelp