Mustang is a growing suburban city in the southeast corner of Canadian County, Oklahoma,United States. It is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 17,395 at the 2010 census, a 32.2 percent increase from 13,156 at the 2000 census.The city is now primarily known as a bedroom community for Oklahoma City.
Location of Mustang, Oklahoma
Mustang post office was established in 1895, but the town was not formally established until Charles G. Jones, former mayor of Oklahoma City, filed the plat in November, 1901. During that same year, the Oklahoma City and Western Railroad (acquired later by the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway, (Frisco) built a line from Oklahoma City to Chickasha that passed through Mustang.
Mustang is located at
35°23′34″N 97°43′22″W (35.392644, -97.722905).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.0 square miles (31 km2), of which, 12.0 square miles (31 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it is water. The total area is 0.25% water.
Mustang has a council-manager form of government.
Mustang, Oklahoma is the home base of the Canadian Valley Rangerettes Mounted Drill Team.The Rangerettes are the three time United States Equestrian Drill Association (USEDC) National Open Drill Champions. The team captured the sport's highest prize, The SportsQuest Cup, in 2008, 2009 and 2011. The team also won the Kessler prize in 2012.