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.

Mustang is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Mustang’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The population of Mustang overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Mustang, 24.68% have at least a bachelor's 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.