Springdale, Arkansas, is located in Washington County and Benton County. First known as Shiloh after a local church, this community was platted under that name in 1866. In 1878 the name changed, and the town was incorporated as Springdale. Springdale has in later years been known as an industrial city, with several trucking companies and as the headquarters of Tyson Foods. As it continues to increase in population, it also has added the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, and a minor league baseball team now calls Springdale home. Today approximately 80,000 people call Springdale their home.
Springdale also celebrates its beautiful surroundings with amazing parks and outdoor recreational opportunities. One of those is The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks which has themed gardens as well as a butterfly house. There are also classes and lectures held in the butterfly house. History lovers will enjoy The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, a museum with six historic buildings, hands-on exhibits and a research library. Those who enjoy sports will want to check out The Randall Tyson Recreational Complex. It is a large park for ball sports, picnics, and small games. The Rotary Park has a large playground and a covered picnic area. Murphy Park has 40 acres that include a fishing pond, a rec center, and an aquatics center. Additional outdoor activities are available at J.B. Hunt Park. This area has 200 acres with hiking and biking trails, sports fields and play areas for children.
Springdale real estate offerings include updated farmhouses, ranch style homes, bungalows and upscale contemporary homes in newer neighborhoods. The lawns are well kept, and there are many properties with beautiful, mature trees. Students are served by the Bentonville Public Schools, the Rogers School District, and the Fayetteville School District. This multicultural community has many great shopping areas, fine dining and is a fun place to call home. All these make it a must consider destination for homebuyers searching in the Bentonville area. If you would like more information regarding homes for sale in Springdale, Arkansas, please contact us today and allow us to assist you.