McKinneyEast Collin County
City of McKinney
In a sea of new building, McKinney is an island of character. Not that it doesn’t have plenty of new growth…it does. But the authentic, refreshed Town Square dotted with quirky shops and inventive eateries kept bustling with events plus a large, well persevered Historic District, and inventive concept new neighborhoods set it apart from the surrounding suburbs. It’s no accident. The progressive minded city worked with planners to create a city that brought to life all the glory of its past and natural attributes with modern sensibilities to build a community that will thrive well into the future. Money magazine took notice, listing McKinney as the #1 place to live in America for 2014. EastSide – Well-established communities like Eldorado (one of the first master planned communities with over 700 homes and mature trees surrounding a country club) and the 30-block historic district which dates from 1890s and is the second largest Historic District in the state of Texas.