Joshua, Texas

Joshua, TX Real Estate, Joshua Area and Community Information



Joshua TX real estate is an advantageous market for the Joshua home buyer. Joshua TX homes are structured in the style that many Texas homes are, featuring Spanish-inspired architecture. However, this doesn't necessarily mean that all the Joshua homes that you’ll encounter will be Spanish-styled. There are also modern architectural styles on the Joshua real estate market, so no matter what style of architecture your prefer, you’re sure to find Joshua homes for sale that meet your design preferences.

History

Joshua is located in Johnson County and has a total area of approximately 6.5 miles. However, the estimated population of the area was approximately 6,000 people in all the Joshua properties. The first mayor of Joshua was Ted Roosevelt and his wife ended up being the first florist in the town. Although the area is a relatively small one, it empowers a sense of community and unity among its residents that many homebuyers yearn for.

Parks and Recreation

People who purchase real estate in Joshua can enjoy the city’s park, which is fittingly named Joshua City Park. The park has a swimming pool that residents can relax in during the hot months as well as a recreational center where they can host meetings and birthday parties. Of course, there are outdoor pavilions and picnic tables for outdoor recreation as well as baseball field where both children and adult sporting leagues can play sports. There is also plenty of playground equipment for children to play on. See pictures of the park by going to the following link: www.cityofjoshuatx.us.

Attractions and Activities

Although Joshua isn’t an extremely large area, that doesn’t mean that homes for sale in Joshua aren’t located near plenty of attractions and activities. The area is known for its local cuisine, such as The Laughing Pig burgers and Napoli Pasta & Pizza. Joshua is also conveniently located near larger metropolises where there are museums, family fun centers and zoos. For instance, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth isn’t too far from Joshua, and neither is the Layland Museum or The Promise in Glen Rose. 

Events

A Joshua real estate agent will tell you that even though Joshua may seem like a small town it doesn’t lack any of the going-ons of a large one. There are plenty of events that take place in the city, such as the annual Fall Festival and the Wave of the Flags.

If you want to relocate to an area that provides you with a sense of community while still being close to bigger cities, you might want to talk to Gary Huffman.
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