In beautiful Benton County you will find a wonderful city known as Bella Vista, Arkansas. This remarkable community was originally established as a summer resort town in 1965 and then evolved into a retirement community and today continues to grow and change. Incorporated in 2006, Bella Vista is situated on the Springfield Plateau of the picturesque Ozark Mountains. The city’s topography is characterized by steep rises, valleys and creeks.
Bella Vista is the northernmost city in the Northwest Arkansas Metropolitan Area and is found north of Rogers and Bentonville. In recent years Bella Vista has been experiencing a tremendous boom in regard to building and population. This splendid city is the northern terminus of Interstate 49 in Arkansas making travel easy for its residents. This family friendly community is served by two excellent school districts, Bentonville School District on the east side and Gravette School District on the west side. There are also several private school options.
Composed of 45.9 square miles, 1.6 being water, Bella Vista is bordered on the north by the Missouri state line. The 1.6 square miles of water in Bella Vista is comprised primarily of lakes. There are seven lakes in the city, including Lake Ann, Lake Loch Lomond and Lake Windsor, the three largest all-sports lakes in the community. Lake Rayburn, Lake Norwood and Lake Avalon all have “no wake” restrictions and are primarily fishing lakes. In addition to beautiful lakes, Bella Vista is also home to a 1.8 mile hiking and biking trail that circles Bella Vista Lake. Another walking trail is located at Lake Windsor in the center to the community. With all of these great features, Bella Vista is a great place to buy a home. Homes for sale in Bella Vista vary in age, size and architectural style and have a median listing price around $78,000 and a median closing price around $133,000.
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