Mustang, OK

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Living in Mustang

Mustang is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 22,959 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Mustang is the 27th largest community in Oklahoma.

Mustang real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Mustang house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Mustang is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mustang is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mustang who work in office and administrative support (17.21%), sales jobs (11.38%), and management occupations (9.69%).

Also of interest is that Mustang has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Mustang is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Mustang really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Mustang perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The citizens of Mustang are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.68% of adults in Mustang having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Mustang in 2018 was $30,729, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,916 for a family of four. However, Mustang contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Mustang is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mustang home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mustang residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Mustang include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Mustang is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.