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Best Places To Live In 2017

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Edmond, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 85,084
84
  • Piedmont, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,232
84
  • Nichols Hills, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,797
83
  • Jenks, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,312
83
  • Kingfisher, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,707
82
  • Broken Arrow, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 101,917
82
  • Owasso, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 31,738
82
  • Elgin, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,560
82
  • Yukon, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,127
82
  • Weatherford, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,410
82
  • Moore, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 57,563
82
  • Mustang, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,575
82
  • Hinton, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,199
81
  • Bixby, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,480
81
  • Tuttle, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,252
81
  • Fairview, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,613
81
  • Walters, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,564
81
  • Blanchard, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,625
81
  • Boise City, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,162
81
  • Beaver, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,511
81
  • Watonga, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,993
81
  • Ninnekah, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 990
81
  • Newcastle, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,383
81
  • Choctaw, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,619
81
  • Goodwell, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,498
81
  • Norman, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 115,521
80
  • Hooker, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,082
80
  • Alva, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,990
80
  • Fort Gibson, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,129
80
  • Mangum, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,947
80
  • Woodlawn Park, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 155
80
  • Minco, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,423
80
  • Sayre, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,524
80
  • Bartlesville, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,193
80
  • Lone Grove, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,142
80
  • Cashion, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 704
79
  • Claremore, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,849
79
  • Collinsville, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,970
79
  • Fairfax, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,639
79
  • Stillwater, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 46,851
79
  • Sand Springs, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,277
79
  • Mooreland, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,590
79
  • Elk City, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,198
79
  • Forest Park, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,179
79
  • Vici, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 859
79
  • Coweta, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,483
78
  • North Enid, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 950
78
  • Waynoka, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,081
78
  • Marlow, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,635
78
  • Guymon, OK
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,921

Oklahoma: Sooner State

Over the years, many people have decided to settle in the great state of Oklahoma. For new buyers, this state has a lot to offer in terms of where to live and what jobs are available. The state has a long history, and many people are excited about the changes that are going on there. With the new industries moving into the state, many residents are able to land great jobs to support their families.

One of the best things about living in Oklahoma is the taxes on people and companies. Not only are taxes low, but the state is planning to keep them this way for the years to come. Over time, this is encouraging a lot of new people and companies to move into the area. This is a great way for other people to make a difference in their quality of life. In the current economy, the real estate prices are going up in a lot of places. The great thing about Oklahoma is that there are still inexpensive places to live.

The oil boom in the United States has been going on for several years. With all of the changes in technology, it is now less expensive to drill for deep oil. This is causing a huge shift in the oil market throughout the world. Many OPEC nations are losing power on the world stage. Oklahoma is right in the center of the oil boom. Although Texas is usually considered the biggest oil state, Oklahoma still produces a lot of oil as well. In addition, natural gas and clean energy are also becoming a big industry as well. The great thing about these industries is that they provide quality jobs for the people who are living in the area. In the future, this will lead to higher tax revenue and a better quality of life for people living in the state.

Education is important to the people of Oklahoma. However, there are certainly parts of the state with better public school systems than others. Some parts of rural Oklahoma are not to where they need to be with education. Although improvements are being made, these are probably not the best areas if you want to raise a family and put them in public school. However, if you have other education options, these areas tend to have the cheapest housing and land.

With an abundance of great cities and neighborhoods, finding the best places to live in Oklahoma is going to take some time. There are many variables to consider, and the decision is not easy. AreaVibes will give you a head start as these cities are our picks for the best places to live in Oklahoma. To futher customize your list of the best places to live in Oklahoma, you can also specify your search radius, population size, home/rent budget and what metrics (amenities, crime, cost of living, education, employment, housing, weather) are most important to you.