Plano, Texas is located mostly in Collin County as well as in Denton County. The area is located just 20 miles northeast of downtown Dallas and it remains one of the largest communities in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Denton is one of the ninth most populated areas in Texas and is the 70th most populated community in the United States.
In Plano Texas you will find a wide range of corporate headquarters including the main offices for Cinemark Theaters, Alliance Data, Dell Services, The Dr Pepper-Snapple Group, Frito-Lay, Toyota Motors USA, JCPenney, Pizza Hut, HP and more.
Plano Texas started relatively small in the 1840s when many people began to settle in the area forming a sawmill and a gristmill. In the year 1872 the area saw a massive amount of growth with the inclusion of the Houston in central Texas railway. Since this initial boom the economy has continued to grow and the population growth has significantly increased.
Plano is also known for its major recreation centers and its parks. The large trees in many of the city’s parks, including one that’s estimated to be over 500 years old, can be found at Bob Woodruff Park on the east side of the city.
Plano also has several universities including: Collin College-Spring Creek Campus, Southern Methodist University and the Dallas Baptist University. Plano is also directly connected to the Dallas transportation systems through the Dallas area rapid transit red line train.
If you are interested in moving to Plano in order to commute into Dallas or to work at any of the extensive business headquarters in this area, it is important to find a top-quality mover. Hercules Movers and Packers is a group of very skilled movers that can deliver the best job on your local Plano moving services in Texas. If you need assistance with a corporate moves or a local residential move, we can help with the best in moving services throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metro area.