Some may say that there isn't much to do in a northern Indiana town with fewer than 1,000 residents, but Mentone proves that theory wrong. Take a drive to the center of town, and you'll find a massive concrete egg standing on the corner of Main Street and Morgan Street. Weighing an estimated 3,000 pounds and standing 10-feet tall, this egg serves as a popular detour for travelers searching for Mentone Indiana real estate.
The center of town is also a good place to find small restaurants where the locals welcome visitors with a smile. Downtown Mentone is also home to the Bell Aircraft Museum and an interesting art gallery. Each year, the local community comes together to celebrate the town's heritage at the Egg Festival. Goshert Farms also offers a corn maze and petting zoo for families every fall.
The family-focused personality of this town makes the Mentone Indiana real estate market attractive to anyone ready to settle down without giving up on entertainment. The town is served by Tippy Valley Schools, and the estimated cost of living is more than 10 percent lower than the national average.
Mentone offers local jobs through small businesses, but many residents commute to the Winona Lake real estate market or Syracuse Indiana real estate to take advantage of jobs with larger corporations. Syracuse is approximately 30 miles to the north, but Warsaw is only 12 miles to the northeast. The average commute time for residents is approximately 22 minutes, and the unemployment rate is about 2 percent lower than the national rate.
With median home prices just under $100,000, it's not difficult to find a home that suits your lifestyle and your budget on the Mentone Indiana real estate market. Small, friendly neighborhoods are ready to welcome you to the "Egg Basket of the Midwest."
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