Diamondhead Real Estate

    Diamondhead homes for sale are located in a planned community with a country club. Membership in the Diamondhead Country Club can only be gained by buying property in the community. As of January 2012, the community was expected to become an incorporated area despite some opponents to the incorporation. The town was designed in the 1970s as a retirement community. However, it has evolved into a community with a diverse age group. Many residents are choosing Diamondhead real estate today for the location as well as being a safe place to raise a family.

    Named after Diamond Head, Hawaii, the area definitely has a Hawaiian influence. Many of the streets have Hawaiian names – Kapalama, Aloha and Linohau – and there are homes with Kona/Tahitian roof lines. A number of attractions within the community provide recreation. The Pine and Cardinal are 18-hole professional golf courses. There are several pools for residents and guests throughout Diamondhead. Several lakes and ponds provide fishing. Many homes include gulf access as well as access to the Marina and Yacht Club.

    Diamondhead homes for sale include single-family homes, condominiums and townhouses and many high-end properties with direct access to a private airstrip. The homes allow airplanes to be parked on the property. This area has a population of 8,425 as of the 2010 census. Conveniently located off I-10, a shopping plaza and area businesses are located at the entrance to the community. There is a new grocery store, a medical facility, retirement home and a fire station in addition to restaurants, bowling, convenience stores and hotels.

    Residents of Diamondhead are served by the Hancock County School District. Several new schools have been built in the area over the past few years. There are numerous clubs within Diamond offering residents a variety of outlets for interests. The Diamondhead Anglers, The Diamondhead Boaters, Diamondhead Business & Professionals Association, Diamondhead Dance Club and Diamondhead Garden Club are just a few of many that are available.

    The Diamondhead Country Club offers various dining options. The 19th Hole Bar & Grill, Birdie’s American Bistro and a 5400-square-foot banquet and meeting room are some of the choices. With access to the Gulfport/Biloxi Airport, non-stop travel to many areas such as Memphis, St. Petersburg/Clearwater, Houston, Atlanta and Dallas/Ft. Worth helps to make this an attractive area for retirees, families and young professionals.

     

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