WHY LIVE IN THE OZARKS?
REASONABLE LIVING COSTS - 10% to 20% below National Average.
INVITING CLIMATE - Not too hot, not too cold in any of the 4 Seasons. There are approximately 300 Days of Sunshine.
RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES & SOCIAL LIFE - Unsurpassed Fishing, Boating, Water Sports, Golf, Horseback Riding, Civic Clubs, Church Groups, Concerts, Shows and Fine Art Centers.
FINEST MEDICAL FACILITIES - Cox Branson; 165 Hospital Beds, a Staff of 1,000 - Physicians, Nursing and Support Personnel to operate both the Hospital and its numerous Clinics. In Springfield; Mercy Hospital has 758 Acute Licensed Beds, 689 Clinic Physicians, 8,195 Co-Workers and 324 Clinic and Outpatient Facilities. CoxHealth Springfield; Recently topped the 2016 CareChex's hospital ranking list - Top 10% of U.S. hospitals for outcomes, Leads the state in 6 categories and the market in 22 others. 647 Beds + Trauma Center.
TAXES - Missouri has a 4.225% Sales Tax. The median Property Tax in Stone County is $684 per year for a home worth the median value of $139,900. On average, Stone County collects 0.49% of a property's assessed fair market value as Property Tax.
Our Small Towns - are fondly recalled by the City Dweller as a last stronghold of FRESH AIR, INDEPENDENCE and FREEDOM.
YOUR INVITATION TO GRACIOUS LIVING - Where the FISH BITE and the MOSQUITOES DON'T!
COME IN, LET US HELP YOU BECOME OUR NEIGHBORS. The latch string is ALWAYS out.
Our HILLS ain't high, but our HOLLERS are deep!