Mineral Wells Real Estate
Over the years, people have enjoyed spending time in Mineral Wells. From the healing waters to the abundance of history and stunning lake views, there are plenty of ways to stay busy in this small town. Come take a tour and see why owning your own piece of Mineral Wells real estate is just what you need to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city.
To understand what makes this town so special, you must first spend time in Downtown Mineral Wells; this is where the town really got its start. Local resident, James Lynch, was tired of always having to travel to other towns in search of water. Lynch dug his own well, and after drinking the water, he realized he felt much healthier than he ever had before.
As word spread, people from all over traveled to Mineral Wells in an effort to get a taste of this magical healing water. As the years went on, the wells began to dry up. There is still one working well in town and to get a taste of this famous water, you’ll have to stop by the Famous Mineral Water Co.
Now a thriving community of over 15,000 residents, Mineral Wells has become a quiet retreat. From immersing yourself into a great outdoor adventure to relaxing at the lake while taking in the stunning views, residents have no trouble keeping themselves busy.
From hiking to biking, rock climbing and canoeing, hunting or fishing, Mineral Wells has an outdoor adventure waiting for you. Lake Mineral Wells State Park and Trailways is the perfect spot to enjoy a night of camping, an afternoon picnic, or to cool-off on a hot summer day. The Trailways system is a 20-mile trail curving its way through the state park and takes you from downtown Mineral Wells to Cartwright Park near Weatherford.
For those looking for organized fun, the Mineral Wells Parks and Recreation Department provides quality recreation programs, events, and well-maintained facilities for residents to enjoy. There is a variety of health, fitness, and athletic programs for citizens of all ages to enjoy.
Minerals Wells provides a variety of education options for families relocating to the area. The Mineral Wells Independent School District is classified as a 3A district, educates more than 3,500 students every day, and is committed to academic excellence. The district consists of three elementary schools, one junior high, and one high school. For those with students making their way to college, Mineral Wells is within driving distance to Weatherford College and Tarleton State University.
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