Quality of Life

Public Schools

McKinney ISD is located in Collin County, and primarily serves students in the city of McKinney. MISD also serves students in parts of New Hope, Allen, Fairview, Princeton, and Lowry Crossing. One of the fastest-growing school districts in Texas, McKinney ISD currently enrolls more than 24,500 students in 20 elementary schools, five middle schools, three high schools, two alternative campuses, and one early childhood education center. Including administration and support, MISD maintains 68 facilities covering more than 4 million square feet on 603 acres of grounds.

Elementary Schools

High Schools

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

Students

Higher Education

Since offering its first classes at area high schools in 1985, Collin College has expanded to serve about 53,000 credit and continuing education students each year. The only public college in the county, the college offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines.

Residential Value And Property

While McKinney offers a variety of homes in value and size, the median home value in McKinney is $342,263.

Parks and Recreation

McKinney has many parks and hike and bike trails available for fitness and enjoyment, and more are planned. It’s just another way McKinney is Unique by Nature.

The McKinney Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to creating a solid sense of community for McKinney residents. We strive to enhance the quality of life in McKinney by offering unique parks, memorable special events, and diverse recreational programs. 

Safe City

The McKinney Police Department is a full-service municipal police agency that is authorized 202 sworn officer positions and 59 non-sworn civilian positions. Detention services are contracted with the Collin County Sheriff’s Office located a mile from the Public Safety Building.

On June 12, 2014, the McKinney Police Department received the award of “Re-Recognition Status” from the Texas Police Chiefs Association Law Enforcement Recognition Program. The Recognition Program evaluates a police department’s compliance with over 165 Best Business Practices for Texas Law Enforcement. These Best Practices cover all aspects of law enforcement operations including use of force, protection of citizen rights, vehicle pursuits, property and evidence management, and patrol and investigative operations.

Sworn Officer Positions

Non-sworn Civilian Positions

Nightlife in Downtown McKinney

An Experience You Don’t Want To Miss

Relax to the sound of local music at one of our popular restaurant or venues. Grab a glass of wine and enjoy the breeze. Watch the big game at one of our sports bars or enjoy some laughs at The Comedy Arena.

After dinner, stroll the square to find something unique in one of our local shops or grab a slice of pie or chocolate for that sweet tooth. Whether you’re all dressed up or just going casual – you’ll find a way to have some fun in Historic Downtown McKinney’s thriving nightlife.

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5900 S Lake Forest Dr, McKinney, TX 75070

972-542-0926 Fax

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