Relocate to Abilene, Texas

Named as one of the best places to live for remote workers

Abilene’s quality of life presents a wide array of benefits for its citizens. Residents can enjoy cultural events, a thriving arts scene, unique museums, sporting events, parks, children’s activities, hunting, fishing and so much more. These combined with a low-cost of living, warm climate and a ten-minute commute time ensures those that move to Abilene, stay in Abilene.

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Work in Abilene

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Visit Abilene

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Interactive Abilene Map

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Relocation Guide

Storybook characters, buffalos, West Texas grit – they’re all waiting for you in Abilene, Texas. Find out for yourself why so many love to call Abilene home. Request your relocation guide here.

You can also view the guide electronically here.

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Why Abilene?

The way we see it – there’s no one better to tell you what makes the Big Country region special than our Abilenians. Our #WhyAbilene ambassadors are ready to help newcomers explore what makes Abilene so unique. Hear from those who chose Abilene to start or continue a career, start or expand their business, to raise a family, and to experience one of the most welcoming and affordable places to live.

Our #WhyAbilene ambassadors know the lay of the land and are ready to help you get plugged in quickly. Reach out to meet with them today!

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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Abilene


We work together to build and maintain a community of the highest quality for present and future generations.

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Business Directory

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First 14 Days

Dyess Discounts from the Business Community

10:9 Design 15% off all products and service
Abilene Christian Schools 25% discount on tuition for all full-time active military families
Abilene Country Club Zero initiation fee to all active duty military members
Abilene Environmental Landfill Reduced rate for disposal $30/ton
Abilene Monument 10% Active Duty/Veterans & families and federal civilian employees
Abilene Philharmonic 50% off tickets to any concert
Abilene Youth Sports Authority Offers Bulk Discounts for families with multiple kids. Also offer a PLAYS Scholarship Program
All American Doors 10% off
Alliance for Women & Children Discounted rate for those who are able to pay on time Rate:$188 with Discount $145
Arrow Ford Discounts on new & pre-owned vehicles, Military appreciation rebates, 10% off parts and labors in Service Department, Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center, Auto Accessories & more.
Atmos Energy $75 – $400 Rebates
AT & T Mobility 25% Off Unlimited Plans
Bible Hardware 10% off hardware, electrical, plumbing, and so much more!
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Stovall Realtors-Debbie Staggs Rebates at closing, work with lender, Mid-Tex, to wave lender fees ad give additional $500 to buyer at closing. Rebate 20% of commission to the buyer or seller at closing
Canterbury 10% off
Casa Autthentique 15% off
Chimney Rock Veterinary Hospital 10% on initial pet visits and sterilization procedure (spay/neuter). 10% discount on all professional service during the month of November for Active duty
Chiropractic and Wellness, Inc 10% Off
Cisco College $100 Book Voucher
City Bank Mortgage $750 Military Bucks-Pre Qualify VA Loan Program
Denton Valley Farms 10% off Venue for weddings and special pricing for other events
Gary’s Floral 10% off
Go Minis of Abilene and Storage Cents $5 discount on services and monthly rentals
Hart Carpet Cleaning 10% off when you book any service
Kiser Creek Ranch Offer different incentives/discounts
Lone Star Dry Goods 10% Off
Magnet signs $20 off regular sign price
Marquez Tree Care 10% off
McCoys Building Supply 10% off
McGavock Nissan additional $500 in savings
Mikiel Medical Mall 10% off on healthcare products that are outside the purview of insurance
NAPA Auto Parts 10% 0ff
Nothing Bundt Cakes 10% off
Office Depot/Office Max 10% all supplies & print services (cannot be used for electronic or furniture items)
Philpot Florists 10% Off
Pop-A-Lock Please Contact
Ridgeview RV Resort 10% off, including monthly rates includes hook ups, electricity, water, Direct TC & WIFI
Roden and Fields-Debbie Mitchell 10% off
Roof Maxx Dealer 15% off treatments & $100 off any roof cleaning for veterans
Safe Guard Texas Please Contact
Sure Shot Pest Different services have different discounts
Taylor County Expo Center $15 tickets Friday Nigh performance at Western Heritage Classic & Free gate admission to West Texas Fair & Rodeo & discounted arm bands
Taylor Orthodontist- Dr. Charles M Taylor 10% off service Exams are Free Active/Families/Veterans
Texas Star Trading 10% off
Texas Tech School of Nursing-Abilene Campus
The Abilene Zoo $5 Off membership & Zoolute – Armed Forces Day-Free admission, Free Meal by HEB, WWP-Run
The Grace Museum Free Admission
The Leaf 10% off
TownePlace Suites/Courtyard by Marriott Abilene Northeast Government per diem rate of $96 per night and one complementary drink
Unique Solutions 10% off
Vasayo by Julianne Penney $ 10 Off waxing services
Wash this Way 10% off
WASP Museum Free Admission
Western Bank Free basic checking & savings
YMCA 50% off joining fee & 15% off membership fees