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Why Edmond?

Aug 31, 2022 Share
Why Edmond?

Brand new energy efficient homes in Edmond by Home Creations

Come home to elegant, energy-efficient living in one of Home Creations’ 4 new Edmond neighborhoods. Home Creations is making it even easier to live responsibly by making energy efficiency standard in all of our new homes. With available options like solar panels, smart thermostats, Kwikset Smartkey locks, electrical vehicle charging stations, and air purifiers, Home Creations homes can save homeowners up to 60% in energy costs over other typical homes and promote more energy independence for a safer, stronger, and healthier future.

Discover What Edmond Has to Offer

As one of Oklahoma City’s most beautiful and well-appointed suburbs—and 5thlargest city—located just 13 miles north of the city, Edmond offers the best of upscale Oklahoma living with a small-town feel. A high quality of life, affordable cost of living, and low crime rate make for a safe, comfortable environment you simply can’t put a price on, and they’ve earned Edmond the #1 ranking for best places to live in Oklahoma onniche.com. Good food, live music, and a family-friendly atmosphere—it’s all here.

Edmond School Districts

Families in Home Creations’ Edmond neighborhoods are served by Deer Creek School District, one of the top 10 school districts in Oklahoma. Deer Creek is a PK-12 system that serves just over 7000 students across 10 campuses.

·       Deer Creek Elementary School

·       Spring Creek Elementary School

·       Rose Union Elementary School

·       Grove Valley Elementary School

·       Prairie Vale Elementary School

·       Deer Creek 4th& 5thGrade Center

·       Deer Creek Intermediate School, for grades 5 & 6

·       Deer Creek Middle School, for grades 7 & 8

·       Deer Creek High School

·       Deer Creek Academy, a 9-12 grade campus providing virtual and blended education offerings for students at risk of not graduating high school

Other school districts in the Edmond area include Oakdale, a PK-8 school serving around 700 students, and Edmond Public Schools, a PK-12 district serving more than 25,000 students at 26 schools. The Edmond School District is also consistently ranked among the top in the state.

Getting around Edmond

Walking or riding, two wheels or four, getting around Edmond is safe and simple for just about anyone. Main thoroughfares like 2ndSt./US HWY 77, 33rdSt., 15thSt., and Memorial Rd. run from east to west through the heart of Edmond, while S. Bryant, Kelley, and Coltrane—as well as I-35—provide a direct route to North OKC. North Edmond enjoys straight shots to I-35 via Covell, Danforth, and Waterloo Rds.

Edmond boasts dedicated bike lanes, trail systems, and ample pedestrian walkways, as well as Lime Scooters and CityLink, a free wheelchair and bike-friendly transportation service offered Monday through Friday and select routes on Saturday. MedRide offers 24-hour accessible transportation to qualifying visitors and residents with disabilities.

Travel time from Edmond to Surrounding areas

Edmond is located just 13 miles north of Oklahoma City, bisected by I-35 and US HWY 77/Historic Route 66, both of which also provide quick, easy access to I-44 and the Kilpatrick Turnpike making for convenient commutes and stress-free travel anywhere in the OKC metro area and beyond.  

To Will Rogers World Airport: 30 minutes

To downtown OKC: 10 minutes

To historic Guthrie: 23 minutes

To Norman: 45 minutes

To Stillwater: 50 minutes

To Tulsa: 1 hour, 49 minutes

To Wichita: 2 hours, 15 minutes

To Ft. Smith: 3 hours

To Dallas: 3 hours, 30 minutes

To Kansas City, MO: 5 hours

Things to do in Edmond

Perhaps the better question is, what is therenotto do in Edmond? If athletics is your avenue, there are family sports leagues, competitive soccer, ice skating, and tennis facilities. Other ways to play include 33 public parks and 7 world-class golf courses—including Oak Tree National, which has hosted PGA and Senior PGA tour events. Enjoy entertainment galore at nearby Memorial Road, where you’ll find Top Golf, Main Event, and iFLY Indoor Skydiving, among other attractions, while Frontier City and Whitewater Bay are both within 30 minutes. The great outdoors is greater at Arcadia Lake and Lake Hefner, or live life on the refined side at one of the area's many wineries and gourmet eateries.

Edmond is also famous for its community and cultural events, including:

·       Downtown Edmond Arts Festival every spring

·       Weekly Farmer’s Market mid-April through the end of October

·       VIBES: Downtown Edmond’s Art Experience as part of First Thursdays

·       Cycle 66 bike race in November

·       Heard on Hurd for local music, food, and shopping once a month March through October

·       LibertyFest, Edmond’s Independence Day Celebration

·       Performing arts and athletic events at the University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma Christian University

Our neighborhoods in Edmond:

Castleberry Villas is Home Creations’ newest Edmond community, a quiet, secluded neighborhood designed for comfortable, energy-efficient living. Tucked away in a residential area just off 192ndSt. between Penn and May, Castleberry Villas features a centrally-located clubhouse, fitness center, outdoor pool, and all-ages playground.

An exclusive community located between Penn and May just off 192ndSt., Castleberry offers elegant, energy-efficient homes from our Elite collection. For a truly engaging neighborhood experience, Castleberry shares state-of-the-art amenities with Castleberry Villas, including a gorgeous clubhouse with a fully-outfitted fitness center and gated resort-style pool.

Lone Oak East is a lively neighborhood conveniently located near Northwest Oklahoma City and multiple major highways. Lone Oak East boasts a community clubhouse with a gated outdoor swimming pool, a brand-new onsite playground, and plenty of safe, quiet streets perfect for walking, jogging, or strolling.

The Grove is one of Home Creations’ most popular family-friendly communities, and for good reason. From the splash park, swimming pools, fitness center, and clubhouse to the fish ponds, playgrounds, and picturesque walking trails, The Grove was designed with good living in mind.

Find Your New Energy-Efficient Home in Edmond!

Energy-efficiency and elevated living come together in Home Creations’ Edmond homes. Contact a Home Creations New Home Consultant today to schedule a tour and find the right home for your future.

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