City of Frisco incorporated in 1904.

Visit Frisco, the Frisco Convention & Visitors Bureau, was founded in 2003.

 

POPULATION GROWTH

• 1910: 332

• 1940: 670

• 1970: 1,845

• 1990: 6,138

• 2000: 33,714

• 2010: 116,989

• 2015: 151,990

• Current Estimate: 198,986 as of June 1, 2020

 

SIZE OF FRISCO

• Current area is 69.1 square miles (includes everything currently annexed)

 

HOTELS AND MEETING SPACE

• 23 hotels currently open; 3 currently under construction

• 3,534 total hotel rooms

• 277,000 total square feet of meeting space

 

FRISCO IN THE RANKS

• The Best Places to Live in America (#1), Money Magazine, 2018

• Safest Cities in America (#6), Smart Asset, 2018

• Fastest Growing City in the Country (#1), U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 and 2019

• The Best Place to Raise a Family in Texas (#2), smartasset.com, June 2017

• Best Cities to Start a Family (#1), lendedu.com, February 2017

• Fastest Growing Cities & Job Growth (#1), WalletHub.com, October 2016

• Best Real-Estate Markets (#1), WalletHub.com, September 2016

• The 10 Most Successful Cities in America (#1), Zippia.com, August 2016

• Western City with Lowest Property Crime Rates, Safeco.com, August 2016

• Best Cities for Texas Families (#6), WalletHub.com, July 2016

• Most Mobile-Friendly Cities in the U.S. (#1), BuzzBoard.com, January 2016

 

PAST ACCOLADES

• Best Places to Live in Texas (#3), NerdWallet.com, 2015

• Best Cities to Start a Restaurant (#6), NerdWallet.com,  2015

• Best Mid-sized city to move to (#1), MSN Real Estate / Movoto.com,  2013

• Best Places to Relocate (#7), Forbes,  2013

• Top 10 Friendliest Cities (#6), Forbes,  2013

• Best Place to Raise an Athlete (#1), Men’s Journal,  2011

• Best Places to Live in America (#1), CNN / Money Magazine,  2011

• America’s 25 Best Places to Move (#7), Forbes,  2009 & 2011