See Why So Many Families Are Moving to Mustang

Map of Mustang on the left and a family riding their bikes on the right.

See Why So Many Families Are Moving to Mustang

November 21, 2022

Ranked as one of the best places to live in Canadian County, the up-and-coming town of Mustang, Oklahoma has quickly become a hotspot for families looking for a high-quality way of living. Whether you’re searching for a fantastic place to raise a family, a serene place to escape to after working in the fast-paced city, or an ideal location to experience the things you love most in life in a Proudly Overbuilt home, Mustang is sure to exceed expectations.

The Mustang population has quickly grown to 24,049, making it one of the fastest-growing communities in the entire state of Oklahoma while maintaining a small-town feel. Our team has always recognized the immense appeal of Mustang, and we’re proud to build top-quality homes in tight-knit communities throughout this wonderful town. With the inflow of new residents not slowing down anytime soon, read on to find out what attracts thousands to the vibrant town of Mustang.

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1. High-quality education

As a family-oriented community, residents of Mustang value the importance of quality public education, and this shows throughout the town’s schools and their high ratings. Ranked in the Top 10 for Suburbs With the Best Public Schools throughout the entire state, Mustang Public Schools maintains a steady focus on its longstanding tradition of student success by offering wonderful student-teacher ratios and world-class education for students of all ages. Eight elementary schools, two middle schools, and three intermediate schools funnel up to Mustang High School, which earned a prestigious 10 out of 10 rating from GreatSchools for college readiness and boasts a 93 percent graduation rate. Parents in Mustang can enjoy peace of mind knowing their kids are receiving a well-rounded education that sets them up for a future full of success.

2. Abundant opportunities

For working professionals seeking out a peaceful escape from the hectic city life while maintaining a short commute to work, the town of Mustang offers up the best of both worlds. An easy 20-minute drive to Oklahoma City allows you to settle down in a peaceful town with a short commute. Leading industries nearby include Aerospace and Aviation, Biotechnology, Energy, Transportation, Business Services, Government, Health Care, and Hospitality and Entertainment. The National Council for Home Safety and Security describes Mustang as “the bedroom community of Oklahoma City,” meaning that residents that choose to live here commonly commute to the city for work. Travel enthusiasts will appreciate that Will Rogers World Airport is placed just 10 miles outside of Mustang. Whether you’re looking to further your established career or explore new industries, Mustang is a phenomenal place to call home for all working professionals.

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3. Unparalleled atmosphere

Seamlessly combining country living with big-city amenities, Mustang is truly a picture-perfect midwestern town with something for everyone to love. Whether you’re looking for a different way of life from a large city, or if you’ve always enjoyed a laid-back pace, living in Mustang proves that you don’t have to be too far from the city to find serenity. Regardless of how much the population increases throughout the years, the people who live here value getting to know each other, and the environment is nothing short of family-oriented. Mustang is also recognized as the second-safest city in the entire state, so families can rest assured that they’re living in a secure community surrounded by neighbors that care.

4. Limitless entertainment

Residents of Mustang never run out of things to do or see. Outdoor adventurers, food connoisseurs, shopping fanatics and sports enthusiasts have a plethora of options when it comes to one-of-a-kind entertainment and destinations. Whether you want to relax and read a new book in the Mustang Public Library, explore the soaring trees amongst hiking and biking trails in Wild Horse Park, taste the world-famous meats and sides at Swadley’s Bar-B-Q, stop by the Mustang Western Days, or splash water at the Aquatic Center, residents of all ages will have a great time in Mustang year-round. If a change of scenery is needed, the short drive to Oklahoma City offers the opportunity to find just about anything you are looking for.

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5. Proudly Overbuilt homes from Homes by Taber

On top of the highly-rated schools, ample job opportunities, abundant entertainment options and laid-back atmosphere, people are moving to Mustang to experience the high quality of life that comes with owning a Taber home. The Canyons, and Scissortail Crossing are Homes by Taber communities spread throughout the Mustang area, each of them offering thoughtfully-designed floor plans, incomparable amenities and unique community character. 

With all that Mustang has to offer, Homes by Taber and our carefully-crafted new homes make for the perfect addition to this ever-growing Oklahoma town. When it comes time to find your dream home, our team of experts is here to help you each step of the way. And, with the newest affordable floor plans in our Blue Series and our limited-time offer to save hundreds per month  with our 4.99% Smart Buy interest rate option, there’s no better time than now to find the perfect home in this remarkable town. 

If you’re interested in joining the families making the move to Mustang in a brand-new Taber home throughout any of our 3 communities, be sure to browse through our quick move-in homes in Mustang. For more information, don’t hesitate to give us a call at (405) 984-1185 in OKC or (918) 393-4149 in Tulsa or fill out our online form today. There’s no better builder to trust, and there’s no better place to call home!


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