You may look at the Silver Lake real estate market because it features affordable homes with spectacular lake views or direct lake access, but it's the assortment of employment and entertainment options that will make you want to call this small town home. With approximately 1,000 residents and a median home price around $80,000, this is one northern Indiana town that welcomes families and professionals ready to live in comfort and peace.
Residents can take advantage of Silver Lake as well as Memory Park located downtown. This park is a great place for family time and exercise, but it also features a waterfall and goldfish pond that visitors of all ages enjoy. The Bock Nature Preserve and Wildwood Preserve are a short drive away, and they're the perfect destinations for family day trips.
Throughout the year, the Town of Silver Lake also holds outdoor events for the community. The most popular event is the annual Silver Lake Days Festival, which includes a bed race, parade and the Cutie King and Queen pageant.
The job market in Silver Lake is dominated by small businesses, including many family-owned businesses that have based their operations in this small town for many generations. For instance, the town is served by Metzger Trucking, My Unique Wooden Toys, Kerlin Motor Co., Kerlin Tractor Sales and Kerlin Bus Sales.
Silver Lake real estate is located approximately 12 miles south of homes for sale in Warsaw Indiana, 30 miles south of homes for sale in Syracuse Indiana and 40 miles east of Fort Wayne, so residents are within an hour's drive of major employers in all three of these larger cities. Warsaw is the Orthopedic Capital of the World and offers many jobs in the medical field, but jobs are available in a variety of fields.
If you're looking at Silver Lake real estate because you want to settle down in a family-friendly environment, it helps to know that the area is served by schools from both the Warsaw Community School system and Tippy Valley Schools. Families can also take advantage of community sports teams, and adults enjoy Saturday night bingo at the Lions Club.
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