The Church of the Apostles would like to thank those who come from Plano, Texas to worship with us. Plano is a city in the state of Texas, located mostly within Collin County. The city’s population was 259,841 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth-largest city in Texas. Plano is located within the metropolitan area commonly referred to as the Dallas and Fort Worth Metroplex. The city is home to many corporate headquarters:
In 2005, Plano was designated as the best place to live in the Western United States by CNN Money magazine. In 2006, Plano was selected as the 11th best place to live in the United States by CNN Money magazine. Plano schools consistently score among the highest in the nation. It has been rated as the wealthiest city in the United States by CNN Money with a poverty rate of less than 6.4%.
In 2008, Forbes.com selected Plano as one of the three “Top Suburbs To Live Well” in Dallas. The United States Census Bureau declared Plano the wealthiest city of 2008 by comparing the median household income for all U.S. cities whose populations were greater than 250,000.
The annual Plano Balloon Festival and the Plano International Festival are two of the city’s premiere cultural and entertainment events. In October 2010, Forbes magazine named Plano the safest city to live in America with a population greater than 250,000. In December 2011, Plano once again topped the list of Forbes Magazine’s safest cities in America.
Finally, we are deeply blessed with many members and we invite all Episcopalians and Christians in the Plano, TX, area to join us.