Mustang is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 20,226 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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mustang is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mustang is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mustang who work in office and administrative support (15.08%), sales jobs (11.75%), and management occupations (8.56%).
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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mustang a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mustang has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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, 21.49% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mustang in 2010 was $28,407, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,628 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 Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Mustang is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.