Located in Collin County, Texas, one of the fastest growing areas in the US, Allen has dedicated itself to the development of a pro-active, pro-business community. With its top-ranked educational system, family-oriented residential areas and innovative recreational facilities, Allen has earned a reputation as a premiere location to live, work & play.
Allen boasts an excellent workforce profile, a strategic location just north of the Telecom Corridor™. Allen’s business parks provide the highest tech infrastructure and amenities that have allowed the city to attract high-tech and telecommunications companies, defense-related and medical-related concerns and corporate headquarters.
The Allen Economic Development Corporation, working with the City of Allen and other local entities, is very aggressive in the recruitment of quality companies through the use of tax abatements, inventory exemptions, infrastructure assistance, and other incentives. In addition to business recruitment, the AEDC works directly with existing industries to ensure sustained economic growth.