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The county was named for Collin McKinney, settler

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Collin County is one of 254 counties in Texas.

The county is in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 627,938. This was an increase of  27.71% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$70,835
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Collin County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Collin County was $40,831. This was an increase of 9.7% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 132% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: McKinney
Census 2000 highlights: Fastest-growing county in the state during the 1990s (86.2%)

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15% of Collin County residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Collin County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Collin County include Alexander Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Baccus Cemetery, Backbone Cemetery, Baker Cemetery, Bear Creek Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Biggers Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Collin County include Allen, Anna, Blue Ridge, Celina, Copeville, Fairview, Farmersville, Frisco, Josephine, Lavon ... View communities

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Colleges in Collin County include Collin County Community College ... View colleges

School districts in Collin County include Allen ISD, Anna ISD, Blue Ridge ISD, Celina ISD, Community ISD, Farmersville ISD, Frisco ISD, Lovejoy ISD, Mckinney ISD, Melissa ISD ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries

Libraries in Collin County include Allen Public Library, Celina Community Library, Charles J Rike Memorial Library, Christopher A Parr Library, Frisco Public Library, Gladys Harrington Library, Ler Schimelpfenig Library, Maribelle M Davis Library, McKinney Memorial Public Library, Melissa Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Collin County include Allen American, Blue Ridge Tribune, Celina Record, Farmersville Times, Frisco Enterprise, McKinney Courier-Gazette, McKinney Messenger, Plano Star Courier, West Plano People ... View newspapers

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Politics

Collin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Collin County political report.

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Hotels in Collin County include Amerihost Inn, Amerihost Inn, Amerisuites, Best Value Inn & Suites McKinney, Best Western, Candlewood Suites, Comfort Inn Plano, Comfort Suites, Courtyard by Marriott Plano, Courtyard Plano Legacy Park ... More hotels

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