McKinney is located in Collin County, 37 miles north of Dallas. The Census Bureau listed McKinney as the nation's fastest-growing city from 2000 to 2003 and again in 2006 among cities with more than 50,000 people. Two U.S. Highways serve McKinney: US 75 and US 380. The Sam Rayburn Tollway also borders the city.
The city is home to McKinney ISD, but some western areas are zoned to nearby Frisco ISD, Prosper ISD or Allen ISD. McKinney's high schools consist of McKinney High School, McKinney North High School, McKinney Boyd High School and Serenity High School. McKinney has many attractions for all ages. Erwin Park is a seven-mile hike and bike trail with picnic pavilions, playgrounds and campgrounds spanning 212 acres. WestRidge Golf Course is a full-featured driving range, well kept greens and plush lounge area called The Pavilion.
McKinney is also home to the Heard National Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. Visitors are introduced to the fundamentals of biology, ecology, and geology inside the museum. Outside of the museum visitors can drive through their 289-acre wildlife sanctuary.
If you are looking for a family friendly community with many attractions without losing the small town feeling, McKinney is the home for you. For further information concerning the community, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly.