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Collin County, Texas


Page Contents for McKinney, Texas

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of McKinney is approximately 35,000 (1999), 131117 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 8,539 (1990), 44353 (2010).
The amount of land area in McKinney is 114.987 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.221 sq kilometers.
The distance from McKinney to Washington DC is 1211 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 209 miles. (as the crow flies)
McKinney is positioned 33.20 degrees north of the equator and 96.65 degrees west of the prime meridian.


35 miles from the central Dallas area.
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History & History Related Items

McKinney celebrated its 150th birthday in 1998!
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Collin County Central Museum
105 Chestnut St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069
Phone: 972-542-9457
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McKinney City Government

Mc Kinney City Airport
1500 Industrial Blvd
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-7516
Phone: 972-562-5555


McKinney is the County Seat for Collin County

Collin County Administrative
210 S Mcdonald St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-5655
Phone: 972-548-4601

Collin County Clerk
200 S Mcdonald St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-5657
Phone: 972-548-4134

Collin County Court House
210 S Mcdonald St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-5655
Phone: 972-548-4100

McKinney Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
1801 W Louisiana St
P.O. Box 621
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-0621
Phone: 972-542-0163
Metro: 972-548-0876

McKinney Community Events

First Weekend of May each year
This festival features an "era" theme, returning visitors to the Square to some nostalgic yesteryear. A variety of entertainment on two sound stages, a Little Miss and Little Mr. Mayfair promenade, food vendors and local merchants displaying their wares in imaginative street displays highlight this celebration of heritage. Tours are also available.

First Weekend after Thanksgiving each year
Dickens of a Christmasthe McKinney Downtown Association presents "Dickens of a Christmas." This celebration of McKinney's Victorian period introduces the first full shopping weekend of the Christmas season. Windows are decorated in a seasonal theme and the merchants are garbed in the costumes of Dickens' London. The weekend after "Dickens" is the Heritage Guild's annual "Christmas Tour of Homes." Five to seven of the historic homes around the city are open to visitors.

McKinney Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
1801 W Louisiana St
P.O. Box 621
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-0621
Phone: 972-542-0163
Metro: 972-548-0876

McKinney Libraries

Mc Kinney Memorial Library
220 N Kentucky St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-3807
Phone: 972-542-4461

Mc Kinney Technical Library
2501 W University Dr
Mc Kinney, TX 75070-2813
Phone: 972-952-2679

McKinney Schools

McKinney Independent School District
1 Duvall St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-3210
Phone: 972-569-6413

Mc Kinney High School
1400 Wilson Creek Pkwy
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-5320
Phone: 972-569-6100

Holy Family School
402 Lincoln St
Mc Kinney, TX 75069-4263
Phone: 972-562-5476


Collin County Community College Foundation
2200 W University Dr
Mc Kinney, TX 75070-2906
Phone: 972-548-6790 McKinney


The population of McKinney was:
1990 - 21,283
1999 - 35,000+

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