Located in Collin County, the city of Allen is home to approximately 94,179 Texas residents. When you consider the 26.3 square miles of land area and the current population, this area has an average population density of 3,576 people per square mile. Zip codes in this city include 75002, 75013, and 75025.
This affluent city is well-known for its strong economic foundation. Top employers in Allen include the Allen Independent School District, Allen Premium Outlets, and Experian. The median household income in Allen is an estimated $91,204. With so many quality locations for shopping, dining, and entertainment, it's no surprise that this city continues to draw residents who are looking for a high quality of life.
There's good news for those looking to purchase their first home in this community. Allen is one of the best cities for first-time home buyers according to WalletHub. Quality of life, the current real estate market and affordability were used to measure the score. Those who own homes in Allen benefit from an above average home value that is estimated around $204,400. In recent years, Allen received mentions for being one of the safest cities in Texas and having one of the healthiest real estate markets.
Allen Independent School District serves the majority of students in this city. They have fifteen elementary schools, three middle schools, a freshman center, and one high school. Lovejoy Independent School District has four elementary schools, an intermediate school, and one middle school that enroll students in the city. Plano Independent School District also serves some areas of Allen.
Allen is alive with activities that nurture individual growth and community spirit. The Allen Public Library hosts a Ladies Night Out Book Club, a Noontime Page Turners Book Club, and a Dear Reader Online Book Club. Healthy lifestyles are encouraged by youth and adult athletic programs hosted by the City of Allen Parks & Recreation Department. Rich in culture, Allen has an orchestra, ballet company, and arts alliance.
The best source of information about the local community is your real estate agent. Contact TEAM-PRZADA at 972-839-0671 or 469-387-8111 to learn more about area neighborhoods, discuss selling your house, or to tour available homes for sale.