About Allen, Texas

The city of Allen is located in Collin County and is Located 12 miles north of downtown Dallas. The city borders the east side of Plano and the south side of McKinney.  The city’s corporate boundary encompasses approximately 27 square miles.

Allen’s strategic location just north of Dallas provides companies and residents all the benefits of a metropolitan area with a wholesome community atmosphere. Easy access to telecommunications and technology related companies further enhance Allen’s position as a leading location for high-tech industry.  Allen’s residents are within minutes of major shopping, cultural functions and pro-sporting events.

Construction on State Highway 121 (aka SRT/Sam Rayborn Tollway was completed in late 2008. It provides six lanes of freeway access between DFW Airport and US Highway 75.      Learn More about Allen.

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Luxurious Modern Masterpiece Nestled In Hidden ...

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$2,680,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4.2 Baths
  • 0.72 Acres
  • 7,778 ft²


412 Lakeway Drive, Allen, TX

MLS® #13539998

Luxurious Modern Masterpiece Nestled In Hidden Gated Gem- Wimberley Place. Be Enchanted By Renowned Bob Bobbitt Custom Homebuilder's New Showcase Estate. Elegancy Of Pure Whites & Graceful Grays Are Adorned By Glamour Of Silver Jewel-like Accents & Magnific...

The Most Amazing View You'll Ever See! Overlook...

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$1,150,000 Active Contingent

  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.36 Acres
  • 5,795 ft²


1617 Gladewater, Allen, TX

MLS® #13501887

The Most Amazing View You'll Ever See! Overlooking Lake, Golf Course & Panoramic View Of Trees. The Breath-taking View Is Seen From The Extremely Private Bk Yrd. Many Unique Features In This Exquisite Home, Including 3 Fire Places, Cathedral Windows, Soarin...

Why Build When You Can Have A, Like New Now, Aw...

REDUCED 8% Photo of Listing #13518350

$1,140,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.32 Acres
  • 4,699 ft²


1300 Lincoln Court, Allen, TX

MLS® #13518350

Why Build When You Can Have A, Like New Now, Award Winning Former Model Home. Situated On A Secluded Enclave Of Hamilton Hills On Oversized Lot, Near Dining + Shopping. The Cape Cod Design Blends Stunning Transitional & Sophisticated Styling W-high End Fini...

Fabulous 5 Bedroom, 5.1 Bath Home With Guest Ho...

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$1,107,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5.1 Baths
  • 1.82 Acres
  • 5,706 ft²


2 Wooded Lane, Allen, TX

MLS® #13538137

Fabulous 5 Bedroom, 5.1 Bath Home With Guest House, Beautifully Situated On 1.82 Acres. Luxurious Pool And Spa With Arbors And Shaded Seating Areas. The Study With Full Bath Is On The First Floor, As Well As, The Large Master Bedroom. Exercise Room And Medi...

Fantastic Home In Prestigious Starcreek Additio...

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$935,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.39 Acres
  • 5,457 ft²


2340 Timberlake Circle, Allen, TX

MLS® #13481274

Fantastic Home In Prestigious Starcreek Addition In West Allen! Lrge Lot On Culdesac! Inviting Courtyard Entry With Fp Outdoor Living For Entertaining. Gorgeous Backyard With Beautiful Custom In Ground Diving Pool. This Property Has An Inviting Courty...

Brick, Stone, Cast Stone Exterior. Pool, Covere...

REDUCED 3% OPEN HOUSE Photo of Listing #13450980

$930,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.42 Acres
  • 4,883 ft²


1717 Edinburg Court, Allen, TX

MLS® #13450980

Brick, Stone, Cast Stone Exterior. Pool, Covered Patio, Deck Huge Trees. Double Ovens, Warming Drawer, All Viking Pro Appliances. Cast Stone Fireplace. Brick And Stone Fireplace Outside. Game Room With Built In Gun Case. Media The Beautiful Kitchen Includes...

Beautiful, Incredibly Cared For Toll Brothers H...

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$895,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 0.28 Acres
  • 5,634 ft²


1836 Walnut Springs Drive, Allen, TX

MLS® #13402969

Beautiful, Incredibly Cared For Toll Brothers Home In Twin Creeks. All Brick And Stone, No Siding On This 2 Story Home. All Carpet Replaced 7-2016, New Roof 2015. Walk To Evans Elementary And Enjoy All That Twin Creeks Has To Offer. Plantation Shutter Throu...

Exceptional Custom Designed Sanders Home On Ove...

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$849,900 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5.2 Baths
  • 0.31 Acres
  • 5,406 ft²


1831 Truscott Lane, Allen, TX

MLS® #13513207

Exceptional Custom Designed Sanders Home On Oversized Lot Facing Serene Park & Greenbelt. Luxurious Features & Extensive Updates Second To None: Open Floorplan With Groin Vault Ceiling In Entry*handsome Study With ¾ Height Alder Paneling & Park Views*fabulo...

French Country Estate In West Allen Facing Conn...

REDUCED 5% Photo of Listing #13457921

$849,900 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.39 Acres
  • 5,210 ft²


1365 Francie Way, Allen, TX

MLS® #13457921

French Country Estate In West Allen Facing Connemara Conservancy! Former David Weekley Model In Prestigious Hamilton Hills. Home Is In Pristine Condition - Sellers Are Original Owners And Have Resided In The Home For Only One Year. New Custom Pool Completed...

Pride Of Ownership Is Evident In This Meticulou...

Photo of Listing #13541993

$849,500 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 0.28 Acres
  • 4,272 ft²


2141 Waterrock Drive, Allen, TX

MLS® #13541993

Pride Of Ownership Is Evident In This Meticulously Maintained Darling Home Located In Desirable Starcreek And Allen Isd. A Few Of The Many Features Include Fabulous Open Floor Plan, Huge Island Kitchen With Granite Counters, Stainless Appliances With Extens...

Award Winning Drees Model Home With Over $200,0...

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$799,990 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 0.19 Acres
  • 4,331 ft²


1817 Steeplechase Court, Allen, TX

MLS® #13532037

Award Winning Drees Model Home With Over $200,000 In Upgrades. A Large Foyer With A Curved Staircase. An Open Study, & A Semi-private Bedroom Suite . The 'living Quad' Features A Fireplace In The Family Room, A Spacious Kitchen Island, Custom Cabinetry, Wal...

Allen Bragging Rights

  • For fiscal year 2014, the Allen City Council reduced city ad valorem taxes for the 22nd straight year.
  • The Village at Allen is a 181 acre development will feature the Allen Event Center that will host a Central Hockey League team and other entertainment events.  Other retail, restaurant and office space will be available including a 225 room Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.
  • The tax rate for the city of Allen has decreased by 27% since the inception of the Allen Economic Development Corporation.
  • The largest Harley-Davidson dealer in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex is located in Allen near McDermott and Hwy 75.
  • In 2007, Chase Oaks Golf Club was named “The Best Public Golf Course” in the Dallas division by Texas Golfer Magazine and maintained its four-star rating from Golf Digest in its annual “Places to Play.”


  • Allen was established in 1870 and named in 1872 after the former Texas attorney general Ebenezer Allen. In 1884 Allen had a population of 350, three churches, a school, a chair factory, and a flour mill.
  • According to the Allen Economic Development Corporation, Allen, TX is currently the 27th fastest growing cities in the nation.
  • The city of Allen’s population is just over 94,179 as of January 1, 2016.  This represents over 116% growth rate in only fifteen years, as Allen's population in 2000 was only 43,586.
  • The median household income in Allen is $101,636.
  • The median age of an Allen  resident is 36.4 years old.


  • In July 2007, Collin County ranked #2 in the nation for the amount of taxes used for schools weighed with student performance by Forbes.com. This trend has continued and is part of the reason for the explosive growth to this part of North Texas.
  • Allen ISD enrollment is approaching 21,000 students and is one the fastest growing school districts in Texas.  With enrollment doubling in size since 1989, Allen currently has 17 Elementary Schools and 3 middle schools. At the beginning of the 2015-2016 School Year, all 1,644 Freshmen attended a single school, and Allen High School boasted an enrollment of 4,763 students.  Even more impressive than the size of their high school, is the fact that Allen ISD has a graduation rate of 98.5%.
  • Search Homes by Specific Schools and view each schools Texas Education Agency Ratings here.



Allen boasts an excellent workforce profile, a strategic location just north of the Telcom Corridor, and superior access to regional transportation.

The Allen Economic Development Corporation continues to work to bring new jobs to Allen.  Recently Monkey Sports relocated from California to Allen, TX bringing 175 new jobs to the area.  This company is the nation's largest seller of hockey and lacrosse equipment.  Additionally, CVE Technologies, a company that repairs and refurbishes electronics moved from New Jersey to Allen, creating an additional1,200 jobs.

Relocations like those mentioned contributed to the November, 2015 low unemployment rate of 3.7% in Allen, TX, which is even lower than the as State of Texas average of 4.6%.

 Millennium Technology Park is home to highly recognized companies including Finisar, FSI International, Xtera Communications, InterCommercial Business Systems, and Mustang Technology.  Major corporations call Allen home such as Color Dynamics, Experian, Sage Telecommunications, Celerity, and Sanmina SCI.

 Voters have recently approved the most recent Collin county bond proposals that will continue road and infrastructure development.  Allen tax rates remain very competitive with other tax rates in the metroplex, mainly due to the influx of businesses into the Allen area.

Construction on State Highway 121 (aka SRT/Sam Rayborn Tollway was completed inn late 2008.  It provides six lanes of freeway access between DFW Airport and US Highway 75.  


As cities south and west of Allen developed and matured into leading corporate and residential areas, commercial and residential development has moved into the Allen area. This has contributed to the growth of Allen’s population over the several years; making Allen one of the nation’s fastest growing cities.

The total assessed property value in 2014 was $9.6 billion, an increase of over 9% from 2013.

Sales tax revenues for 2014 were in excess of $35 Million, which represents an increase of approximately $20 Million in ten years.


Nearby lakes such as Lake Lewisville (20 miles), Lake Ray Hubbard (20 miles), Lake Lavon (15 miles), and Lake Texoma (55 miles) provide all types of water sports including fishing, hunting and camping.  Allen has 55 parks on 700 acres including two swimming pools, two private and two public golf courses, several fitness centers, natatorium, tennis courts, and athletic fields giving the community a well-rounded recreational program.


The Edge at Allen Station Park features a concrete skate park, two roller-hockey rinks, BMX track and youth center.  It is the largest outdoor facility of its kind in the state.


The Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium contains 7,000 square feet of leisure waters, a 25-yard by 25-meter competition pool, 5,000 square feet fitness facility, an aerobics room, a climbing wall, and related support facilities.  The natatorium consists of two indoor pools. One competitive pool with two 1-meter diving boards and the other is a leisure pool featuring a flume slide, interactive water play elements, and a lazy river. The leisure pool also has three 25-yard fitness lanes, a spa and a large outdoor deck.


Construction of the $50 million event center is a joint venture between the City of Allen, Global Entertainment Corporation and The MGHerring Group. The event center offers a venue for concerts, top touring shows, family entertainment, and professional sports. The event center also is the home of the Allen Americans, an ECHL professional hockey team.


 In 1884 Allen had a population of 350.  By 1915 the population had increased to 550.  However, beginning in the 1960’s, Allen’s population grew rapidly. Between 1970 and 1980 the number of residents jumped from 1,940 to 8,314.  The increase was influenced by the economic growth of Dallas and nearby Plano and the construction of Dallas-Ft. Worth International Airport. In 1990 Allen had a population of 18,309 and was the third largest city in Collin County.  In 2000 the city’s population grew to 43,554. In the eight short years since then the population has nearly doubled to 80,408.

Allen’s land area of 27 square miles is approximately 92% developed and has more acres suitable for residential, commercial and industrial development. Allen has enough land and holding capacity for a population of 97,938 people at build-out.


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Listing information last updated on February 27th, 2017 at 6:45pm CST.