Beebe

Beebe AR Homes for Sale and General Information

Located in White County, Beebe’s population is a low 5,300. Are you interested in homes for sale in Beebe, Arkansas? I will happily help you find the perfect match with my extensive market background. For more information you can browse the new White County listings below.
Attractions
This central Arkansas community was named after Roswell Beebe, a railway executive who brought rail transport to the area. The city maintains a small town feel but has plenty of entertainment for locals. Beebe is also only 32 miles from Little Rock, Arkansas' capital. Searcy, the county seat of White County, is only 17 miles away. Located on the intersection of U.S. Highway 67/167 and U.S. Highway 64, Beebe is at the heart of a growing area.  Taking the short drive from Beebe to Little Rock gives residents access to all Arkansas has to offer. In particular, the Arkansas State Fair is held every October in Little Rock. Riverfest, another great event, is the capital’s primary cultural festival held every Memorial Day Weekend. From Beebe, you can also access the Conway metropolitan area, only 30 miles away.

Education

Beebe’s educational facilities are unique because the public schools are located in a central complex. The schools provide K-12 education, all in a convenient, secure location. In 2007-2008 the schools served a total of 3,075 students. Perhaps most significantly, the city is home to a branch of the Arkansas State University which had the 2nd highest enrollment among Arkansas' 2-year institutions. It also has adult education classes for those interested in skill refreshers or GED preparation. Other universities near Beebe include the University of Arkansas in Little Rock as well as Webster University, also located in the capital.

Recreation


The Beebe Ball Park and Beebe City Park are both conveniently located within the city limits. The nearby city of Searcy also operates several parks that you can visit. For instance, Berryhill Park includes playgrounds, a pavilion and public Wi-Fi Internet access. The Searcy Sports Complex is perfect for sports lovers, as it has 18 soccer fields and five basketball courts, among other offerings.