Come home to a peaceful suburban environment here at Plainsville, KS. Located in Rooks County, the city used to be called Paradise Flats for its flat and level landscape, and for being situated on the northern side of Paradise Creek.
Today it is one of the most desirable housing markets in Northwest Kansas. It is also the home of Dessin Fournir Companies, a renowned luxury goods firm. Despite its growth throughout the years, the city has managed to retain its idyllic and unassuming character.
With a population of about 1,900, Plainville is a small but tight-knit community. Count yourself among its residents and experience the best that Kansas has to offer. A sufficient number of small businesses will cater to your needs, while the beauty of the Smoky Hills region will take your breath away.
Plainville KS Real Estate
Plainville is a great place to buy – home appreciation was 18.51% in the last decade. The cost of living is lower than the national average, and the average commute time is 16 minutes.
The city lies at the crossroads of US Route 183 and K-18, making it highly accessible. It is bordered by the cities of Zurich, Codell, and Stockton.
Those who live here have access to the following Rooks County attractions:
- Plainville Township Lake
Just a mile west of the city, you’ll find this gorgeous lake. Spend the weekend camping, fishing, and picnicking. Go on a leisurely stroll around the lake and admire the scenery. The lake is also the site of the annual Fourth of July fireworks display.
- Webster Reservoir and State Park
Located about seven miles from the neighboring city of Stockton, the Webster Reservoir and State Park offers camping, hiking, swimming, and boating opportunities. At 3,780 acres, the lake has well-maintained campsites that offer electric hookups, shower rooms, and fish-cleaning stations.
- Rooks County State Lake
This popular fishing spot is just three miles west of the adjoining city of Stockton. Spend a quiet afternoon fishing and admiring the lake’s glistening surface.
- Nova Theater
Located in Stockton, this newly restored 200-seat theater hosts film screenings and special events.
Houses for Sale in Plainville KS
The housing market is comprised mainly of single-family homes. Most residences have 2 to 4 bedrooms. Ranch- and Bungalow-style homes are available.
Spacious basements, two-car garages, walk-in closets, and whirlpool tubs are some of the home features you’ll find in the market.
Plainville is home to many families and married couples, making it a wonderful place to raise kids. The majority of residents own their homes, and the high rate of home ownership brings stability to the community.
The city is served by the Plainville Unified School District. Plainville High School is known for athletics, with its football and wrestling teams winning state championships in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Fort Hays University in the city of Hays offers higher education opportunities and has a student-faculty ratio of 16:1.
Are you looking for a piece of paradise in Plainville, KS? Let the agents at Platinum Group assist you. Call (785) 621-4663 or send an email to Info(at)PlatinumGroupHays(dotted)com to explore your real estate options.
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