There are numerous wonderful communities in SW Missouri including Ozark, Rogersville, Willard, Nixa, and Republic with excellent schools and multiple reasons why one would want to live within that town. The city of Springfield is also a phenomenal place to live too. The Dan Holt Team is here to tell you why we love being based in Springfield and to give you reasons why you would also love living in Springfield! Really, you can’t go wrong with living anywhere in SW Missouri!
Springfield is the 3rd largest city in the state of Missouri with a population of 167,319. We’re famous for a few things…being the birthplace of Route 66 and the hometown of Brad Pitt! It’s located just 30 minutes north of Branson and within hours of big cities like Kansas City and St. Louis! I-44, US-65, and US-60 provide convenient, easy commuting for our residents and visitors. Springfield has all of the opportunities of a bigger city. We’re the heart and soul of the Ozarks with beautiful scenery and friendly residents. Springfield has so much to offer its residents and visitors! There are numerous reasons why you should consider moving to Springfield!
Springfield is home to 4 major colleges colleges and universities including Missouri State University, Drury University, Evangel University, and Ozark Technical College. It’s also home to multiple other smaller colleges. These schools have helped bring so much to our great city!
Business and Commerce
Multiple large companies are headquartered in Springfield that draw jobs, tourism, money, and more to the city. Just of few of these companies are BassPro, O’Reilly Auto Parts, and Prime Trucking. Springfield is continually seeing a growth in businesses, big and small, to continue to growth our community and culture.
Visit The Springfield Chamber of Commerce today to learn more about Business and Commerce in Springfield!
Arts and Entertainment
Families can find ample things to do in and around Springfield for entertainment including theaters, entertainment complexes, museums, and more! Springfield’s historic Gillioz Theatre brings tons of entertainment to the city from live music to stand-up comedy sketches and everything in between. If live theater plays and musicals are more your style, check out Springfield Little Theatre or several of our other theaters in town. We also have multiple movie theaters in town including the new Alamo Drafthouse! If museums are more your style, there are also a variety of places for you…Springfield Art Museum, Discovery Center, History Museum on the Square, Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium, and many more places throughout Springfield and surrounding areas. Do you love sports? Your family can have a blast cheering on the Springfield Cardinals and watching fireworksat Hammon’s Field, exploring at Fantastic Caverns, or bowling at Andy B’s.
Springfield also has many family-friendly events throughout the year! First Fridays on the Square, Art Walk, Taste of SoMo, Rockin’ Ribs, fall festivals, and parades…just to name a few!!
Dining and Shopping
You will never struggle to find a great place to eat in Springfield with our plentiful restaurants of all kinds including many delicious locally-owned establishments! Springfield has casual and upscale dining, fast dining, bars, cuisines of all kinds, and many places for that sweet tooth your dentist wishes you didn’t have. The only issue you may have is when you and your family or friends can’t agree on one single place to eat!
Springfield is also home to some excellent shopping including Battlefield Mall, BassPro, Farmer’s Park, Relic’s Antique mall, various flea markets, and more!
A great resource to discover more about living in Springfield, visit https://www.springfieldmo.org/.
Springfield School District
Springfield School District is the largest school district in Missouri with over 25,000 students at 36 elementary schools, an intermediate school (grades 5-6), 9 middle schools, 5 high schools, Phelps Center for the Gifted Education, and Early Childhood Center.
To learn more about Springfield schools, click here.
Homes for Sale in Springfield
The Dan Holt Team has over 30 listings in Springfield including single family homes and land lots! To help you out with your search for your family’s dream home, we’ve categorized all homes for sale in Springfield by price (under $100K, $100-300K, and $300K+) and high school!
**Click on the price headers to see all homes for sale in that category!!
Central High School
Glendale High School
Hillcrest High School
Kickapoo High School
Parkview High School
Contact The Dan Holt Team today at 417-812-5055 to see any of these fabulous homes for sale in Springfield to make your community and district change realities come true!!