Abilene is the fastest growing city in this area of Texas. The city has three lakes which give the city a glamorous look. It has also been nicknamed “The Key City” or “The Friendly Frontier”. What is more, Abilene is the highest-ranked city in Texas, according to Business Outlook magazine. Abilene has a rich culture of agriculture and is surrounded by interesting cities. Abilene Arts Alliance has captured the city`s essence with the brand name “Frontiering” which connects the past city spirit with its modernization efforts. The downtown restoration began with the revitalization of Paramount Theatre and the Grace Museum. There are 29 parks in the city offering indoor and outdoor recreation. Abilene Zoo is a popular attraction site because of its hundreds of different animal species. There are lots of events in Abilene. If you visit the city in September, you can attend the 2-day West Texas Fair and Rodeo which is held annually in the city. The event features amusement and modern attractions. Abilene also has lots of restaurants where you can enjoy local and international cuisine. Krua Thai Restaurant, for example, offers a big menu in a colorful dig. The growing population enjoying newly built manufactured homes gives you a lot of reasons to be a part of Abilene. Abilene modular (or manufactured) homes are the homes of the future. They are manufactured in a controlled factory setting instead of being built on site. The controlled construction speeds up the process and diminishes human error. The parts are then transported to the home site where they are assembled. Clayton Homes is currently the only builder in Abilene offering these solidly built manufactured homes. They can be yours for as low as $55,199 to $148,818. You can use the amount saved from buying a manufactured home to invest in its luxury furnishing and high-end appliances. When you are ready to move to Abilene, use NewHomeSource to find the best manufactured homes for your family.