Morehead, Kentucky Real Estate and Community Information

Morehead, Kentucky is a small home-rule city located on both US 60 and I-64. With the 2010 census, the total city population was just over 6800 residents in the town that holds the county seat for Rowan County, KY. Real estate in Morehead comes as prime property. This is a town where families are raised with small town values. It is a cute, quaint town that not only offers the benefits of small town living, but combines that with everything that larger, metropolitan areas offer. Home to Morehead State University, Morehead, KY real estate not only offers top notch education to K-12, but college as well. If you have been searching for that perfect compromise between big city living and small town life, check out the homes for sale in Morehead where you will find the ideal homes that will fit all of your needs. Phone, email or stop by your local Morehead realtor office today to find the right home for you.

History

Morehead was the third city to be settled in Rowan County in 1858. In the 1880s, a smaller, lesser known war known as the Rowan county war was set in the town of Morehead. This was known to be a smaller feud between three families. The war was initially started as a bar fight and by the end, there were 20 people killed and over 100 injured. Through the war however, there were some benefits including the implementation of Morehead State University and the Disciples Of Christ Church.

Parks and Recreation 


Anyone who lives in Morehead will enjoy a parks and rec department that boasts the best for the city’s residents. Morehead Parks and Rec offers all types of youth and adult sports as well as adult recreation classes, park reservations and pool facilities. Throughout the city’s four different parks, residents will find T-ball fields, lighted baseball fields, lighted softball fields and even outdoor lighted basketball courts. Also available to those who live in Morehead, is a skate park and a youth football field. In each of the parks residents will also find playgrounds for kids of all ages.

Attractions and Events

Morehead real estate offers attractions for anyone who enjoys nature and history. There are numerous historic museums that prove to be exciting for any history buff and the wide open trails of the nearby wilderness offer something for even the most avid outdoorsman. Anyone who is looking into purchasing Morehead properties will find that there is something for everyone in and around Morehead KY.

If you are interested in learning more about this area, or if you are ready to find your dream home, contact Caswell Prewitt Realty today. They are here to help find you the perfect Morehead home that will suit you and your family.


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