Plano, TX is centrally located in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth area. The city of about 250,000 is in close proximity to major industry, lots of colleges and universities, and several top-rated public schools. In 2015, Plano was named the Best City to Raise a Family in a America by Niche.com. Three of DFW’s Top 10 Best Neighborhoods are in Plano. NerdWallet.com ranks Plano as America’s Top Most Affordable Place. Livability.com ranks Plano #2 in the top 10 Best Cities for Families. Website DatingAdvice.com named Plano the 7th Best City to Start a Family. Plano is named a Top 10 City for Women in Tech according to SmartAsset.com. Plano is the 3rd Hardest Working City in America according to a study by WalletHub.com. D Magazine ranks Plano in the top 20 for the Best Suburbs in North Texas.