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    One of the things we hear consistently from business owners, residents and visitors is how refreshing Eureka Springs is and how content everyone seems with their lifestyle. That's quality of life!  

     

    Many people relocate here because they have visited before and they just can’t get this town off of their mind. No wonder – the urban stresses of pollution, crime and traffic don’t exist here. The life style is easygoing. The vibe is authentic, creative and cosmopolitan.

    Eureka Springs has been described as an "Island in Arkansas".  It is a small town with a big heart. 

     

    If quality of life is at the top of your list for places to live - Eureka Springs is the natural choice. Eureka Springs is irresistible with four distinct seasons, surrounded by lakes, rivers, streams and mountains, high quality of life, natural beauty and cultural opportunities. 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    ADVANTAGE: EUREKA SPRINGS                   

     

    A CENTRAL LOCATION
    Eureka Springs and Northwest Arkansas are literally the center of the U.S., providing easy access and commuting. NWA is the fastest growing region in the country and is now the largest greater metro area in Arkansas.

    QUALITY OF LIFE
    Eureka Springs is great for business and great for life! The “island” of Eureka Springs is rich with natural beauty, art, culture, the finest culinary scene in the region, history, open spaces, preservation, trails, rivers, lakes, green, low-to-know crime rate and a creative economic base and culture. Live in town, right outside of town or on Beaver Lake – your life your way.

    AFFORDABILITY & LOW COST OF LIVING
    Eureka Springs is a value with a very low cost of living (Arkansas is second to the lowest in U.S. for cost of living.)

    A CREATIVE CULTURE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION
    Entrepreneurship is in our DNA, and regional leaders are committed to sustaining and enhancing an environment that allows innovative businesses to start, grow and thrive. Ideas can become products, virtual services and companies.  Our region encourages university research and private sector innovation by building a network of mentors, physical space, shared space and local investors.


    SAFE PLACE TO LIVE & WORK                                                                                     
    Keeping your family safe at all times is a priority. Eureka Springs’ extremely low crime rates makes us one of the safest communities in the United States.

     

    TECHNOLOGY
    Eureka Springs has state-of-the-art telecommunications systems through: Verizon, Cox Communication, AT&T and Windstream. Northwest Arkansas is home to many technology, science and business incubators and centers.



    ACCESS TO CRITICAL MASS OF BUSINESS & AMENITIES
    Within a 45-minute drive, commuting is easy to Walmart, Tyson Foods, J.B. Hunt Transport Services and many companies in the Fortune 500. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Walton Arts Center and several museums are within a 40-minute drive of Eureka Springs.

    Flying in and out of the Ozarks is made easy by having a local airport just 20 minutes away, Carroll County Airport. There are 2 regional airports nearby as well. Northwest Regional Airport in Fayetteville and The Branson Airport just north of Eureka Springs in Branson, MO. These regional airports host major airlines and are both less than an hour’s drive to and from Eureka Springs.


    OPEN SPACES
    Another benefit of Eureka Springs is our wide-open spaces, parks, extensive in and out of town trail system and plenty of water!  

     

    WE WANT YOU HERE!
    The Greater Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce, Eureka Springs city officials and civic leaders are ready to work with you to make your move to Eureka Springs.

     

     

    CLIMATE & SEASONS                                        

    The rolling hills of the Ozarks and idyllic central location means mild weather year-round in Eureka Springs.  The four distinct seasons provide visitors and residents with opportunities to be active all year and enjoy life to its fullest. Surrounded by lakes, rivers, mountains, streams and magnificent fresh air, Eureka Springs is known nation-wide for glorious ‘colors’ in the fall.

    Climate Eureka Springs - Arkansas

    °C | °F

     

    Jan

    Feb

    Mar

    Apr

    May

    Jun

    Average high in °F:

    46

    52

    62

    72

    78

    85

    Average low in °F:

    26

    30

    38

    47

    55

    63

    Av. precipitation in inch:

    2.4

    2.8

    4.53

    4.25

    4.88

    4.57

    Days with precipitation:

    -

    -

    -

    -

    -

    -

    Hours of sunshine:

    -

    -

    -

    -

    -

    -

     

     

    Jul

    Aug

    Sep

    Oct

    Nov

    Dec

    Average high in °F:

    90

    90

    81

    72

    58

    49

    Average low in °F:

    68

    66

    59

    50

    39

    29

    Av. precipitation in inch:

    3.62

    3.31

    4.45

    3.46

    4.65

    3.43

                                                                                                                                              

     

     

    LIFESTYLE & RECOGNITION