McKinney, Texas, is the seat of Collin County and was ranked the “#1Best Place to Live in America” by Money Magazine in 2014. From the moment you step foot on the beautiful tree lined streets, it is easy to see how the growing town earned that moniker. The city is experiencing rapid economic development that brings continued opportunities and new amenities to the residents while holding on to the small-town charm that makes it the desirable community that it is known for.
Like many of the municipalities in Collin County, McKinney has an abundance of hiking trails and wide-open spaces that are ideal for many forms of recreation. With a very low crime rate and a school system touting prestigious awards, McKinney is a perfect place to raise a family. In fact, all three McKinney ISD high schools were ranked in the top 5% of the nation’s high schools according to the 2016 U.S. News and World Report rankings.
McKinney’s tagline is “we are unique by nature,” a statement that not only describes the area’s beauty but the residents that contribute to the excellence that community is known for.