Allen, Texas 

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TEXAS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

56,409

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,665,852

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

96,865

+24.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$102,120

Median Home Price

$321,200

Best Places to Live in Allen, Texas

Regional center - Northeast Texas. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Allen, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Entertainment
-Arts and culture
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Unattractive physical setting
-Summer heat

 $265,000 
409 Ola Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1605 SqFt
 $267,500 
1823 Lake Falcon Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1787 SqFt
 $342,000 
1408 Tartan Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2832 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro Area

Dallas is the eastern, larger half of the Dallas–Fort Worth “Metroplex.” Dallas is what most people think of when they first think of Texas—big, busy, growing, cosmopolitan, rich, glitzy, and self-confident. Dozens of gleaming downtown skyscrapers tower above the level plains, while an assortment of neighborhoods and suburban commercial centers sprawl in all directions around the city core. It has far outgrown its beltway and is supported by a spider web of freeways going in all directions, a network almost without compare in other U.S. cities. Long commutes are common, thanks to the large population, growth rate, and urban sprawl, but most don’t commute to the city itself. A rapidly developing rail-transit program is helping to cope, but Dallas is pretty much as “motor city.”


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QUICK FACTS

City: Allen
Zip Codes: 75002 75013
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 596 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Allen is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Allen jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Allen's cost of living is 8.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Allen's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Allen, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Collin county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Allen's population is 96,865 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 24.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Allen is $321,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Allen public schools spend $10,593 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Allen. More Education


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Housing Market in Allen

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Reviews for Allen   14 Reviews
We love Allen - 12/13/2017
Originally from Dallas, we moved to Allen 2013. We love the schools, my kids are getting a great education. My daughter was tested in the gifted program as soon as we... Read More

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Tim Lawrence - 11/26/2017
Allen is quite possibly the best city I've ever had the privilege of visiting. Everyone you meet is courteous, helpful, and respectable. The town fully supports one... Read More

Climate advice - 4/29/2016
We are planning a move to Allen, Texas and would like to know how many months out of the year are warm enough to swim? Getting ready to make an offer on a home and... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ALLEN, TEXAS
75002 75013

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NEW LISTINGS IN ALLEN
$265,000
409 Ola Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$267,500
1823 Lake Falcon Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$342,000
1408 Tartan Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$415,000
945 Pheasant Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$310,000
1520 Sugar Bush Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$229,000
510 Oldbridge Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$574,900
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Bed 5 | Bath 5

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