Call it the Birthplace of Route 66; call it Queen City of the Ozarks. Springfield remains the same charming community where you create your bond with the North. Combining a family-friendly vibe with the energy of a college town and facilities of an urban center, the city makes your life easy and enjoyable.
Fast-track your career in Southwest Missouri! With flourishing healthcare, manufacturing, retail and tourismsectors, the region makes big contributions to Missouri’s GDP. Springfield is home to corporations like O'Reilly Auto Parts, Prime, Inc. and Positronic. However, when it comes to mass hiring, University of Missouri and Mercy Health System are hard to beat.
All of the city’s high schools have A+ ranking. In 2011, US News & World Report designated Central High as the 4th best school in the state. Choose Hillcrest High for its JROTC program. With an outstanding ACT score and graduation rate, Greenwood Laboratory is a promising private institution within the city.
From historical treasures to sports events, from cultural heritage to nature adventure – recreation has many names in the city. Springfield has nearly 100 parks including a zoo, a botanical garden and 3 golf courses. The Ozarks Valley region is known to have multiple hiking and biking trails, camping grounds and ice skating paths. Don’t forget that you’re living next to scenic Table Rock Lake and Busiek State Forest. There are also Gillioz Theatre and History Museum on the Square, bringing old time Springfield to life. Fine dining? Exciting nightclub? Art gallery? Antique shops? Springfield Downtown has got you covered.
This is the city to afford your dream home. Prices of new homes for sale in Springfield typically start in low 100s. As starter homes, these 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom, 1200 sq. ft. homes are just the ideal. With a more generous budget, you can think of buying a 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom estate house. For a sheer 6000 sq. ft. of an area, a price in low 700s is surely not too high. Within this broad price range, you’ll find a plethora of brand new homes.These are all featured on NewHomeSource’s property page. So, take a look.