Yukon, known to many as the hometown of country singer Garth Brooks, is located in the larger Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. The city of Yukon is known for its "Excellence in Education". The residents of this community are proud of their heritage and the standard of education that the city offers. Yukon is often called the "heart" of Oklahoma. It has a historic downtown area that houses many business and local restaurants.
The suburban area of Yukon is attractive to many residents as well because it is such a short commute to all areas of the metro area. There are many ongoing residential developments in Yukon. It is easy to understand why so many want to call Yukon their home.