Collin County, Texas (TX)

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County population in 2012: 834,642 (95% urban, 5% rural); it was 491,675 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 160,062
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 32,981
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 124,935
Renter-occupied apartments: 90,716 (it was 57,035 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

36%

Land area: 848 sq. mi.

Water area: 38.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 958 people per square mile   (very high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Collin County: 95.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (30.7%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (14.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 23%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Collin County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (63.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (14.7%)
  • Asian alone (11.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (8.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years
Males: 384,363  (31.4%)
Females: 397,978  (68.6%)

Collin County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Collin County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $80,273 ($70,835 in 1999)

This county:

$80273
Texas:

$51704

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $944 (lower quartile is $761, upper quartile is $1,231)
This county:

$944
State:

$711


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $216,200 (it was $151,600 in 2000)
Collin:

$216,200
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $155,400 - $318,600

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $263,120
Here:

$263,120
State:

$188,898

Townhouses or other attached units: $194,124
Here:

$194,124
State:

$180,420

In 2-unit structures: $135,733
Here:

$135,733
State:

$130,111

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $113,809
Here:

$113,809
State:

$130,946

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $155,037
Here:

$155,037
State:

$183,324

Mobile homes: $66,374
Here:

$66,374
State:

$60,009

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $97,854
Here:

$97,854
State:

$67,181
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,786
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $689

Institutionalized population: 2,667

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Collin County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 9621 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2001: 9657 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2002: 9685 buildings, average cost: $176,200
  • 2003: 10434 buildings, average cost: $178,200
  • 2004: 11079 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2005: 12558 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2006: 11580 buildings, average cost: $217,500
  • 2007: 6743 buildings, average cost: $231,100
  • 2008: 4042 buildings, average cost: $240,600
  • 2009: 3392 buildings, average cost: $266,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,571 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,823 (1.9%)

Collin County household income distribution in 2009 Collin County home values distribution Collin County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for American Indian residents, 23.5% for other race residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
Collin County:

8.2%
Texas:

17.5%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Black residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.1% for American Indian residents, 22.2% for other race residents, 12.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 36 years old
(Males: 35 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 31 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 30 years old)

Area name: Dallas, TX HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Collin County is $607 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $733 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $954 a month.

Cities in this county include: Plano, McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Wylie, Princeton, Farmersville, Murphy, Lucas, Fairview.

Collin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

2005 air pollution in Collin County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.108 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.093 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Above U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Collin County: City of Blue Ridge Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), City of Celina Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Seis Lagos Wastewater Treatment Plant (C), Slayer Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (D), Wilson Creek Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant (E), Lavon Lake Encampment (F), Branch (G), Branch Fire Department (H), Prosper Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Collin County include: Verona Church (A), Walnut Grove Church (B), Cottage Hill Church (C), Stony Point Church (D), Rosamond Church (E), Snow Hill Church (F), Dunn Memorial Church (G), Henslee Chapel (H), White Rock Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Van Winkle Cemetery (1), Crossroads Cemetery (2), Ware Cemetery (3), Baker Cemetery (4), Backbone Cemetery (5), Richard Cemetery (6), Bear Creek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Wilson Lake (A), Bell Lake (B), Reed Lake (C), Boyd Lake (D), Lewis Lake (E), Pierce Pond (F), Sands Lake (G), Moores Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Brinlee Branch (A), Arnold Creek (B), Tom Bean Creek (C), Ticky Creek (D), Price Creek (E), Hatler Branch (F), Walnut Fork (G), Wilson Creek (H), Stover Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Collin County include: Highland Park (1), Ticky Creek Park (2), Mallard Park (3), Twin Groves Park (4), Pebble Beach Park (5), Little Ridge Park (6), Lakeland Park (7), J W Spain Athletic Complex (8), Elm Creek Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Dallas County , Denton County , Fannin County , Grayson County , Hunt County , Rockwall County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 25,951
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 47.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 65,279 (34% naturalized citizens)

Collin County:

13.3%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 21,701
  • 1990 to 1994: 13,311
  • 1985 to 1989: 8,693
  • 1980 to 1984: 8,520
  • 1975 to 1979: 5,780
  • 1970 to 1974: 3,048
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,753
  • 1965 to 1969: 2,473

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 48.7%

Collin County marital status for males Collin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Collin County with a mortgage: 98,412 (9,224 second mortgage, 4,631 home equity loan, 176 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 14,914

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Collin County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant184,331334
Catholic111,1828
Mainline Protestant59,02260
Other54,47574
Black Protestant1,0148
Orthodox1901
None372,127-
Collin County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 77
Collin County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
This county:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
Collin County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 478
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Collin County:

7.3%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Collin County:

24.0%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.3%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Collin County:

Average size of farms: 145 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $17,855
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $195.77
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 26.38%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 32.77%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,585
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 42.28%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $31,648
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.85
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.32%
Corn for grain: 35956 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 34037 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1079 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1393 harvested acres
Vegetables: 199 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 682 acres

Tornado activity:

Collin County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 1655312.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 14 fatalities and 344 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/2/1957, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collin County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 238.8 miles away from Collin County center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.5 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 126.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 441.8 miles away from Collin County center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 125.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Collin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (27%)
  • India (9%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (7%)
  • Taiwan (5%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Vietnam (4%)
  • Korea (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Collin County (%):

  • German (14%)
  • United States or American (11%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Collin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 220,103 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 25,152 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,984 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 55 (0%)
  • Railroad: 12 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 25 (0%)
  • Taxi: 113 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 198 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 229 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,716 (1%)
  • Other means: 1,537 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 11,477 (4%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Collin County, Texas in 2000:

  • 1,102 people in nursing homes
  • 712 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 651 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 436 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 245 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 72 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 39 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 31 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 13 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 12 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 10 people in religious group quarters
  • 8 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Collin County, Texas in 2010:

  • 1,587 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,061 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 668 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 387 people in college/university student housing
  • 143 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 43 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $86,314.

10.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.28%
Texas average:

7.14%


0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

6.70% relocated from other counties in Texas ($34,444 average AGI)
3.53% relocated from other states ($23,776 average AGI)
Collin County:

3.53%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, TX  3.29% ($51,489 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  1.27% ($59,155)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.43% ($48,405)
from Harris County, TX  0.18% ($61,319)
from Grayson County, TX  0.14% ($43,340)
from Travis County, TX  0.13% ($56,580)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.11% ($57,423)


8.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,687 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.80%
Texas average:

6.69%


0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($705 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.10%

6.07% relocated to other counties in Texas ($34,223 average AGI)
2.65% relocated to other states ($19,759 average AGI)
Collin County:

2.65%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  2.74% ($47,055 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  1.31% ($54,277)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.41% ($48,254)
to Harris County, TX  0.20% ($55,635)
to Travis County, TX  0.14% ($53,997)
to Grayson County, TX  0.13% ($48,164)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.10% ($55,808)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.7
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 13.6

Births per 1000 population in Collin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 3.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 3.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 4.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Collin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 4.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Collin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 31,024 (27,487 aged, 3,537 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.96
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7367.770
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 136.320
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 24251.44

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1605.110
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 360.6
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3.64

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 40.34
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 92.35

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.77
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 25.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 15.1
  • Other - 10.8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 78.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 39.7
  • Poisoning - 17.2
  • Suffocation - 16.7
  • Other - 4.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 778,427

Size of family households: 74,239 2-persons, 48,786 3-persons, 50,322 4-persons, 21,532 5-persons, 7,633 6-persons, 4,281 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 62,352 1-person, 12,160 2-persons, 1,551 3-persons, 646 4-persons, 155 5-persons, 53 6-persons, 49 7-or-more-persons.

115,370 married couples with children.
18,410 single-parent households (4,431 men, 13,979 women).

81.5% of residents of Collin County speak English at home.
8.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
3.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
5.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (79% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,674,560,000 ($2667 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $689,125,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $645,060,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $176,313,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,648,000
Federal grants: $106,145,000
Federal procurement contracts: $663,806,000 ($601,584,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $79,587,000 ($10,802,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $580,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $926,195,000
Federal Government insurance: $190,923,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 50,128
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 10,696
Here:

16 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +18,491
Here:

+28 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +110,837
Here:

+168 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Collin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 202.23 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 13,768
  • 2000 to 2004: 107,045
  • 1990 to 1999: 89,409
  • 1980 to 1989: 61,017
  • 1970 to 1979: 28,461
  • 1960 to 1969: 9,313
  • 1950 to 1959: 5,988
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,864
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,449
Rooms in houses/apartments in Collin County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 99
  • 2 rooms: 410
  • 3 rooms: 2,848
  • 4 rooms: 4,048
  • 5 rooms: 14,476
  • 6 rooms: 22,055
  • 7 rooms: 24,211
  • 8 rooms: 24,010
  • 9+ rooms: 32,778
  • 1 room: 3,273
  • 2 rooms: 7,422
  • 3 rooms: 13,593
  • 4 rooms: 15,598
  • 5 rooms: 9,571
  • 6 rooms: 4,043
  • 7 rooms: 1,876
  • 8 rooms: 975
  • 9+ rooms: 684
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Collin County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 577
  • 1 bedroom: 1,631
  • 2 bedrooms: 7,559
  • 3 bedrooms: 51,358
  • 4 bedrooms: 53,676
  • 5+ bedrooms: 10,134
  • no bedroom: 3,792
  • 1 bedroom: 24,080
  • 2 bedrooms: 18,448
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,351
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,128
  • 5+ bedrooms: 236
Cars and other vehicles available in Collin County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,607
  • 1 vehicle: 21,152
  • 2 vehicles: 74,343
  • 3 vehicles: 21,491
  • 4 vehicles: 5,086
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,256
  • no vehicle: 3,083
  • 1 vehicle: 31,335
  • 2 vehicles: 19,118
  • 3 vehicles: 2,990
  • 4 vehicles: 379
  • 5+ vehicles: 130

40% of Collin County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Texas.

Collin County:

39.9%
State average:

51.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $167,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Collin County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.8%)
  • Electricity (33.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.8%)
  • Electricity (82.8%)
  • Utility gas (14.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5,720
Here:

9.1%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,735
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,407
Here:

12.8%
Texas:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Collin County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $18,890,000
    Regular Highways: $16,234,000
    General - Other: $6,934,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $27,449,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,499,000
    Health - Other: $16,010,000
    Police Protection: $14,128,000
    Regular Highways: $12,674,000
    General - Other: $11,976,000
    Financial Administration: $11,497,000
    General Public Buildings: $8,371,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,488,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $699,000
    Local Fire Protection: $695,000
    Parks and Recreation: $609,000
    Corrections - Other: $341,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $338,000
    Libraries: $246,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $47,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,382,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,439,000
    Financial Administration: $350,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $335,000
    Central Staff Services: $309,000
    Regular Highways: $293,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $90,000
    General Public Building: $82,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $61,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
    Health - Other: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $58,359,000

Collin County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $15,921,000
    Regular Highways: $395,000
    Parks and Recreation: $108,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $326,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $657,000
    All Other: $417,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,462,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,116,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,372,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $6,314,000
    All Other: $4,820,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,296,000
    Highways: $74,000
  • Tax - Property: $132,442,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $10,399,000
    Other License: $408,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $239,000

Collin County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $283,235,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $248,690,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $97,040,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,495,000

Collin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $156,158,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,788,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,234,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Collin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Collin County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 85 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5,127$173,7867,310$203,73919,350$196,300699$69,6012$38,467,500909$138,56869$73,507
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED194$177,175501$190,3671,630$182,468161$38,1181$28,225,00066$135,03023$68,609
APPLICATIONS DENIED619$169,129919$189,3304,827$198,484801$45,1642$1,065,000305$130,90871$58,676
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN590$172,815999$220,3453,784$195,947155$97,5420$0156$167,48110$47,600
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS77$170,078171$217,813839$211,24445$67,9780$063$148,6196$35,667
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 85 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,399$225,090833$208,7277$140,857
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED343$248,023296$233,49714$183,286
APPLICATIONS DENIED139$232,957140$213,1508$111,375
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN74$247,622104$216,5771$111,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS26$252,84618$199,8891$41,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Collin County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary89579.6 years
James78672.3 years
John71974.8 years
William62774.4 years
Robert56171.0 years
Charles32472.2 years
Dorothy32378.8 years
George32375.9 years
Helen26582.0 years
Ruth23582.6 years
Most common last names in Collin County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith42775.2 years
Johnson28474.4 years
Jones23375.9 years
Davis22474.1 years
Williams22076.1 years
Wilson21377.0 years
Brown18175.0 years
Miller18077.6 years
Taylor16776.5 years
Moore14775.7 years
Businesses in Collin County, TX
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness3LA Fitness3
7-Eleven28La Quinta3
99 Cents Only Stores1La-Z-Boy1
ALDI1Lane Bryant2
ALDO1Lane Furniture3
AT&T11LensCrafters1
Academy Sports + Outdoors3Levi Strauss & Co.1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza7
Aeropostale1Long John Silver's3
Albertsons3Lowe's5
Ann Taylor2Macy's1
Applebee's1Marriott4
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone8Mazda1
Avenue1McDonald's22
BMW1Men's Wearhouse1
Banana Republic1Motel 62
Baskin-Robbins5Motherhood Maternity2
Bath & Body Works3New Balance1
Bed Bath & Beyond1New York & Co1
Ben & Jerry's1Nike14
Best Western2Nissan1
Blockbuster9Office Depot1
Brooks Brothers1OfficeMax2
Burger King4Old Navy1
Buybuy BABY1Olive Garden3
CVS17On The Border3
Carl\s Jr.1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chevrolet3Panda Express5
Chick-Fil-A7Panera Bread2
Chico's3Papa John's Pizza5
Chipotle3Payless5
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske4
Church's Chicken5PetSmart4
Circle K1Pier 1 Imports2
Clarks1Pizza Hut8
Cold Stone Creamery3Plato's Closet2
Coldwater Creek1Popeyes3
Comfort Suites1Quiznos6
Costco1RadioShack6
Curves4Ramada1
DHL3Red Lobster1
Dairy Queen2Rooms To Go2
Days Inn1Rue211
Dennys1SAS Shoes1
Discount Tire8SONIC Drive-In19
Domino's Pizza5Safeway5
DressBarn1Sam's Club3
Dressbarn1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts3Sephora2
Eddie Bauer1Soma Intimates1
Express1Sprint Nextel5
Famous Footwear3Staples3
Fashion Bug1Starbucks26
FedEx54Steak 'n Shake1
Finish Line1Subaru1
Firestone Complete Auto Care6Subway2
GNC5Super 85
GameStop7T-Mobile23
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
Goodwill2Taco Bell12
Gymboree2Talbots1
H&R Block9Target4
Haagen-Dazs1The Cheesecake Factory1
Haworth1The Room Place3
Hilton3Toyota1
Hobby Lobby2Toys"R"Us2
Holiday Inn5U-Haul20
Home Depot6UPS59
Honda1Urban Outfitters1
Howard Johnson1Vans2
IHOP2Verizon Wireless4
IZOD1Victoria's Secret1
J.Crew1Volkswagen1
JCPenney1Vons5
Jack In The Box8Waffle House3
Jamba Juice2Walgreens10
JoS. A. Bank1Walmart9
Jones New York7Wendy's9
Justice1Whole Foods Market1
KFC7Wingate1
Kohl's3YMCA2
Kroger10

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