Homes for Sale in Wawaka, Indiana
Located in the northeastern Indiana not far from the border with Michigan, Wawaka is a quiet and peaceful place to live. Wawaka is an unincorporated community that is centered around the meeting of a main street and highway that runs through the community. It is largely rural with a low population density. This town is located near several parks and conservation areas, making it perfect for nature lovers and families with children. Wawaka is located in Noble County, Indiana.
If you're looking for a quiet and friendly place to live, you should check out the homes for sale in Wawaka. The community offers the best of small town living. Ask our Wawaka realtors about homes for sale today. Our real estate agents know the Wawaka area well. They can help guide you through the process of finding the perfect home for you. Whether you are just curious about homes for sale in Wawaka or have your mind made up, our realtors can help you out. Get in touch with our realtors today with your questions. We are here to help.
Alexandria Area Homes
There are a number of homes for sale in Wawaka in a range of styles, sizes, and prices. Whether you are looking for one bed and bath or something larger, there are homes on the market to meet your needs. Homes have been built over many years and time periods since the community was founded. As a result there are a variety of styles available, and you should be able to find something to suit your tastes.
Even the most affordable Wawaka homes are very nice and offer great value for money. There are also lots available that would be suitable for agriculture, cottages, or a ranch. Many homes come with larger lots that give you and your family plenty of room to live and explore. Homes in Wawaka are located with easy access to the main strip and community amenities.
Wawaka is built around the intersection of US-6 and North Albion Street. US-6 runs east-west where it also meets Ligonier, State Road 5, and US-33 to the west of town and Kendallville, State Road 9, and State Road 3.
Some of the nearby cities are Kendallville and Ligonier. Kendallville is only 20 minutes to the east while Ligonier is ten minutes to the west. The county seat in Albion is ten minutes to the south. Other nearby towns are Avilla, which is 20 minutes to the southeast, Cromwell is 15 minutes to the southwest, Rome City is 11 minutes to the northeast, and Wolcottville is around 15 minutes to the northeast.
Shopping and Dining
Most shopping and dining options exist along Main Street and the area near the intersection of US-6 and North Albion Street. There is a post office and shops selling basic necessities. Trips to nearby towns and cities may be necessary for some essentials, but they are close by. There are also a small number of dining options in the town. Many businesses are small and locally owned. For larger shopping purchases, you can go to South Bend or Fort Wayne and find whatever you’re looking for.
Culture and Entertainment
As a small unincorporated community, most culture and entertainment happens on an informal basis. People gather on porches and living rooms or at businesses along the main drag. It’s one of those towns where you will get to know your neighbours. There are parks and other public spaces in the community; one large park is located in the west of Wawaka. For many local government services and amenities, residents will have to drive to a nearby town.
There are a number of parks, lakes, and conservation areas near Wawaka that provide residents with easy access to nature and recreational opportunities. They include Mallard Roost Wetland Conservation Area, Mendenhall Wetland Conservation Area, Whirledge Wetlands Conservation Area, Curtis Conservation Area, County 4-H Park, Edna Spurgeon Woodland Reserve, Rome City Wetland Conservation Area, West Lakes, and Witmer Lake. Homes for sale in Wawaka give you the chance to live close to some of the most beautiful scenery in Indiana. The community itself and your yard will also be very beautiful.
Careers and Industry
Wawaka is a small unincorporated community so many local jobs are in agriculture or involve commuting to a nearby town or city. There are some businesses in the community, so it is possible to work for one of them or to start your own business. Other people work from home.
The most common industries in this area are manufacturing, healthcare, retail, education, hospitality, and construction. It is easy to travel from Wawaka to jobs throughout the region because of the excellent road access. You can get to your job in the city and come home to a peaceful and quiet community at the end of the day. Homes for sale in Wawaka are conveniently located near transportation routes making it easy to get around. Talk to our Wawaka realtors about homes to cut down on your commuting needs today.
Wawaka is served by the West Noble School Corporation. There are no schools in Wawaka itself, so students attend school in West Noble, which is a ten-minute drive away. Schools in the system are West Noble Primary School, West Noble Elementary School, West Noble Middle School, and West Noble High School.
Extra curricular activities offered by the high school include art club, Charger Care, cheerleading, chess club, BPA (Business Professionals of America), dance team, drama club, FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes), FFA (Future Farmers of America), FCCLA (Family Community Career Leaders of America), and many more.