Just a few miles north of Oklahoma City you will find Edmond, Oklahoma with a wide variety of beautifully landscaped pool real estate. Pools are a great luxury for cooling off and entertaining friends, they are also great to have when throwing some barbecue on the grill and sharing a good time with family. The pool real estate in Edmond OK is plentiful and varied.
Available amenities include private entrances, temperature controlled and covered pools, and updated or dual appliances. Real estate in Edmond can offer privacy and security in gated communities and great neighborhoods in its upscale areas. Real estate with a pool can usually include a hot spa plus gazebo and it is common in Edmond.
Edmond, OK, has a very good selection of public and private schools. Additional institutions are childcare centers like New Horizons West Child Development Center and Childtime Children’s Center. There are 52 preschools, 25 elementary schools, 12 middle schools, 6 high schools, 29 public schools and 35 private schools. Schools in Edmond include Will Rogers Elementary, Central Middle School, and Edmond Memorial High.
Some of the private schools are Oklahoma Christian Academy, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, and Oklahoma Christian School. There are also some highly rated schools in Edmond. The top-rated Edmond Public Schools are Centennial Elementary School, Cheyenne Middle School, Chisholm Elementary School, Cimarron Middle School, and Clegern Elementary School. Edmond, OK, is also host to University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma Christian University.
For those who like to spend some leisure time, houses with swimming pools in Edmond, OK offer the ability to relax poolside at home, but there are plenty of parks and golf courses to supplement afternoon dips. Hafer Park, Arcadia Lake and Spring Creek Park are part of the abundance of parks and recreational facilities found in Edmond.
At least 11 golf courses are located in the city of Edmond like, Kicking Bird Course at Kicking Bird Golf Course, and River Oaks Course at River Oaks Golf Club. There are 33 other Golf courses between 13 miles to 20 miles from Edmond in the nearby cities of Oklahoma, Yukon, Guthrie, and Moore. Tinker Golf Course is also nearby and is located at Tinker Air Force Base which is 14 miles from Downtown Edmond.
There is plenty to do in Edmond. Cruising down historic Route 66 will take you by downtown Edmond which starts on 2nd street and goes on to Thatcher Street where there are more than 75 shops and restaurants. For a great dinner there is Othelos' or Pop's restaurant. The downtown landscape boasts public art and bronze sculptures.
The shops downtown are comprised of one of a kind gift shops, boutiques and antique shops. Seasonal shopping takes place at the Summer Farmers Market, it is open from June to September and it is open on Saturdays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Downtown Edmond also has art galleries and quite a few Bed and Breakfast places.
Families can spend time to together at Science Museum Oklahoma where there are hands on exhibits. Other places to take the family are the Oklahoma City Zoo, Pelican Bay Aquatic Center which is a water slide park, or Frontier City Theme Park which is classified as an amusement park. If the whole gang goes to the Lazy E Arena, children of age can look on or participate in BMX Bike Racing or view the rodeo and other equestrian competitions.
There are also yearly festivals like the Annual Arts Show, Crazy Days, and Dickens Weekend, these festivities are sponsored by the Downtown Edmond Business Association. For adult only entertainment there is Remington Parkway and Casino for horse racing and some gambling. Besides the overabundance of pool real estate in Edmond, Oklahoma, there is never a lack of locations to spend time alone or with friends and family in a city that has so much to offer.