Collin County, Texas

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Collin County, Texas
County
Collin County
Collin county tx courthouse.jpg
The Collin County Courthouse in McKinney
Flag of Collin County, Texas
Flag
Seal of Collin County, Texas
Seal
Map of Texas highlighting Collin County
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
Founded1846
Named forCollin McKinney
SeatMcKinney
Largest cityPlano
Area
 • Total886 sq mi (2,295 km2)
 • Land841 sq mi (2,178 km2)
 • Water45 sq mi (117 km2), 5.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)969,603
 • Density1,153/sq mi (445/km2)
Congressional districts3rd, 4th, 32nd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.co.collin.tx.us

Collin County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, 782,341 people lived there. The county seat is McKinney.

History[change | change source]

The county and the county seat are named after Collin McKinney.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 886 square miles.

Schools[change | change source]

These school districts are in Collin County:

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