My name is Kelly Creely and I am a REALTOR® - Associate Broker with the Crawford Realty Group. I am a Vancleave, MS real estate agent that caters to both prime residential and commercial real estate properties that are located in Vancleave. I hope you enjoy the information on Vancleave, MS that I am sharing with you. At the bottom of this page is a list of important resources that are useful to both Vancleave, MS residents and visitors alike. Please bookmark and add this page to your favorites and visit this page often.
Why Purchase Real Estate In Vancleave, Mississippi?
Vancleave, MS History
Vancleave, Mississippi is a town that is located in Jackson County and is a census-- designated place and is on the West Bank of the Pascagoula River, 12 miles North West of Pascagoula which is the county seat. According to the United States Census Bureau, the population of St. Martin was recorded to be 5,586 in 2010. Descendants of the Vancleave family, for whom the town is named, still reside in this area.
Vancleave developed as a community in the early to mid-19th century on Bluff Creek which is a small tributary of the Pascagoula River about 7 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. The community was originally known as Bluff Creek until 1870 when the Postmaster named it Vancleave in honor of a prosperous merchant named Robert Van Cleave who established a trading post on Bluff Creek.
Vancleave continued to be a rural community until the start of World War II after which ship building laborers started to move into this area to construct ships that supported the war efforts at the local shipyard. The shipyard was Ingalls, which was founded by Bob Ingalls. To this very day, this shipyard is considered to be one of the most prominent and important shipyards in the U.S.
Currently, Vancleave is the fastest growing community in Jackson County. Over the past ten years, the population has grown by 25 percent. Vancleave is a bedroom resort community which is near 2 championship golf courses and a large number of historic properties that are surrounded by bayous and wetlands on three sides.
Vancleave's has an attractive natural surroundings provides several chances for entertainment as well as eco-tourism.
Vancleave is conveniently located and is only a two hour drive to New Orleans and a 45 minute drive to Mobile. And, Vancleave is only a 10 minute drive to the most beautiful sugar white sand beaches on the entire Mississippi Gulf Coast along with access to a vast array of terrific restaurants, outdoor attractions, and scenic byways and the excitement of nine non-stop casino resorts in nearby Harrison County.
And, the cost of real estate is among the lowest along the entire Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Whether you are planning to relocate with your family or are looking for a retreat in a country or waterfront setting, let Kelly help you with your real estate investment in Vancleave, Mississippi and guide you through the time consuming process of looking for that special property.
Important Resources Associated With Vancleave, Mississippi
Jackson County MS City Government
City Data Concerning Jackson County, MS
Jackson County Sheriffs Department
Singing River Health System
Jackson County Small Craft Harbor
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
Jackson County Historical and Genealogical Society
Gulf Islands National Seashore
Mississippi Development Authority
Wikipedia info on Jackson County, MS
Jackson County, MS Yellow Pages
Jackson County Government Online
Jackson County Local News
What To Do and See On the Mississippi Gulf Coast West of Gaitoer, MS
Dog Friendly Attractions Near Ocean Springs, MS
Pet Friendly Mississippi Gulf Coast Beaches
Mississippi Coastal Heritage Trail
Buccaneer Mississippi State Park
Gulf Coast Scenic Byways
Mississippi State Tourism Office Website
Sun Herald Newspaper
Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center
Mississippi Gulf Coast Attractions Association
Mississippi Gulf Coast Calendar of Events Suitable For Children
Gulf Coast Mississippi Retiree Partnership
Mississippi Gulf Coast News
Mississippi Gulf Coast Information Guide
See South Mississippi Magazine
Gulf Coast For Kids Foundation
Mississippi Gulf Coast Local News
Mississippi Gulf Coast Travel Guide
Infinity Science Center
YouTube Video Guide To Real Estate On The Mississippi Gulf Coast
AT&T – Telephone, Internet and Television
Coast Electric Power Association
Center Point Energy – Natural Gas
Ocean Springs Water & Sewerage Department; 1018 Porter Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564 – (228)875-4176
Beau Rivage Resort & Casino - Biloxi
Boom Town - Biloxi
Golden Nugget Ocean Springs - Biloxi
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino - Biloxi
Harrah’s Gulf Coast - Biloxi
IP Casino Resort Spa - Biloxi
Palace Casino Resort - Biloxi
Treasure Bay - Biloxi
Island View Casino – Gulfport
Silver Slipper Casino – Bay St. Louis
Hollywood Casino – Bay St. Louis
List of 11 Mississippi Gulf Coast Casinos
List of Casinos in Mississippi
History of Gambling In Mississippi
Mississippi Seafood Trail – Mississippi Gulf Coasts 40 Best Seafood Restaurants
Mississippi Gulf Coast Restaurant Guide
Mississippi Online Guide To Coastal Dining
State of Mississippi Guide to 756 Restaurants and Bars
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