Lake Michigan Real Estate Benton Harbor Michigan

Located West of Kalamazoo and approxamitely 50 minutes from South Bend, Indiana you will find this lovely city on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Benton Harbor offers several Lake Michigan Homes and properties under $1,000,000 but there are homes listed over $4,000,000. Due to the short distance from Chicago and Indiana, Benton Harbor is a popular destination for real estate ownership on the Lake.

Lake Michigan Real Estate Statistics Benton Harbor Michigan

Average Price $1.2M
Lowest Price $420K
Highest Price $3.9M
Total Listings 19
Avg. Price/SQFT $344

Property Types (active listings)

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Community

Benton Harbor is a great community offering plenty of amazing places to shop and visit.

There are plenty of parks and public places available for people to enjoy their free time. You are likely to see people at outings enjoying themselves as you walk along the different paths. Benton Harbor works hard to ensure the safety of all of their residents as well as keeping in mind the needs of recreational facilities and land.

While there may not be a lot of big festivals in Benton Harbor there are plenty of different events available for all walks of life. You will be able to enjoy yourself whether you are 4, 40 or 80. The main website of Benton Harbor is always updated with a full list of things to do. You aren’t far from Lake Michigan either so there are always plenty of great options.

If you are ready to get some shopping in you will be glad to know that part of the plan to enhance Benton Harbor is more places to shop. There is a mall with three anchor stores – Sears, J.C. Penney & Elder-Beerman as well as a plaza with even more amazing shopping but if that amount of shops isn’t enough you can find other major stand alone retailers for your enjoyment.

Education

The schools in Benton Harbor are very serious about the education of their students. They emphasize that every student matters.  If you would rather your children not go to public school there is a selection of private schools available in the area.

Besides basic education there are various opportunities to further your education in Benton Harbor. 

Healthcare & Health

There is no large hospital in Benton Harbor but you will be a short distance which is very convenient. There are small clinics in Benton Harbor for any immediate needs that you may have.

How to Get Around in Benton Harbor

If you do not have a car and want to get around in Benton Harbor you can check out the Twin Cities Area Transportation.

Benton Harbor Economy

The city of Benton Harbor is working to continue to develop their community and provide more opportunities for its residents to flourish.