Frisco, TX Profile: Facts & Data


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Frisco, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Frisco had a population of 179,587 as of July 1, 2018. Frisco ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Frisco is located at latitude 33.1554 and longitude -96.8226 in Collin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Frisco (see map below) encompass a land area of 66.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.6 sq. miles. Collin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 696 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Frisco are located in Collin County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Denton County.

The City of Frisco (GNIS ID: 2410549) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Frisco is located within McKinney Division of Collin County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Frisco: Firsco.

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Frisco, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 179,587
Population in Households 179,330
Population in Familes 160,434
Population in Group Qrtrs 257
Population Density2 2,705
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $113,789
Average Household Income $142,602
Per Capita Income $47,804


Total Housing Units 64,174 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43,695 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,496 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,983 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $324,621
Average Home Value $372,794


Total Households 60,191
Average Household Size 2.98
Family Households 46,459
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 5.33% 3.84%
Households 5.11% 3.81%
Families 4.93% 3.68%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   1.72%

Frisco, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Frisco to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 18 99th
Population Density # 203 88th
Diversity Index # 551 68th
Median Household Income # 67 96th
Per Capita Income # 100 94th

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