The Mountain Home Area has been cited as one of America's most ideal locations for relocation and retirement. Click on the publications below to read what others say about the Mountain Home Area:
Where to Retire magazine included Mountain Home in its September/October 2005
issue, citing the area as an ideal destination for "city escapees who happily take refuge in
this Arkansas town surrounded by beautiful lakes and rivers.”
An earlier issue of Where to Retire (1996) chose Mountain Home as one of its
The Wall Street Journal featured the area in February, 2005, with the headline "Simple
Solitude: The Arkansas town of Mountain Home is off the beaten path. Way off. And
that's what residents like."
America’s 100 Best Places to Retire, published in 2003, focused on how the
"Arkansas Ozarks (specifically Mountain Home) reel in residents who love the lakes
and quiet life."
The Fourth Edition of Retirement Places Rated (pub. 1997) chose Norfork
Lake/Mountain Home area as one of its 180 best destinations for retirement based on
such things as cost of living, safety, climate, etc.
The Chicago Sun-Times featured Mountain Home as "The other Chicago: Mountain
Home Lures Windy City Dwellers to Arkansas."