Prosper is a town located in Collin County and Denton counties in the state of Texas, United States. It is situated approximately 35 miles north of downtown Dallas. As of 2020, the estimated population of Prosper is around 30,000, making it a rapidly growing community.
Demographically, Prosper is a diverse town, with a mix of white, Asian, Black, and Hispanic residents. The median age of residents is 35 years old, and the median household income is around $140,000, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The average home price in Prosper is around $520,000, which is higher than the average home price in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Property tax rates in Prosper are relatively low, with an effective tax rate of around 2.3%.
Despite its relatively small size, there are several things to do in Prosper. The town is home to several parks and recreational areas, including Frontier Park, which features multiple playgrounds, walking trails, and a splash pad. Additionally, Prosper is home to the Gentle Creek Country Club, which offers golfing and other recreational activities.
Prosper is part of the Prosper Independent School District, which serves students in Prosper and portions of nearby Celina, Frisco, and McKinney. The district is rated “A” by the Texas Education Agency.
For those interested in doing business in Prosper, the Prosper Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (972) 508-4200. The Chamber offers a range of services and resources for local businesses, including networking events and business development workshops.
Finally, for any town-related inquiries, the Prosper Town Hall can be reached at (972) 347-9966. The Town Hall is located at 200 S. Main St. and is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.