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By Karen Martin | Agent in Fall River, MA

Dartmouth MA Homes,Schools, Restaurants & More !


Dartmouth Ma is a large town located in South Eastern MA with a population of around 30,000 residents. Dartmouth is the third largest town in Massachusetts. Located between the town of Westport to the west and the city of New Bedford to the east.

Dartmouth MA has mostly single family homes,small neighborhoods,small businesses and a large shopping area, the North Darmouth Mall. the town's retail business area has grown steadily since the 1960's, centering around the villages of Smith Mills, and branching northward Faunce Corners now the home of the North Dartmouth Mall. 

The villages of Padanaram, Bliss Corners and Smith Mills are located in Dartmouth.   Homes in Dartmouth start around $150,000 for a 2 bedroom bungalow.  A fixer upper home can be found starting around $100,000.  A 3 bedroom ranch starts around $200,000. Waterfront Houses in Dartmouth on Lake Noquochoke are offered around $200,000. Waterfront homes in Dartmouth on the Slocum River start around $400,000. Homes in the scenic Padanaram Harbor area start around $800,000 up to 3 million dollars for ocean waterfront homes. Foreclosures and short sale homes in Dartmouth can be found at bargain prices. To make your home in Dartmouth MA visit  Free List of Houses for sale in Dartmouth Ma including foreclosures & short sale homes.

Dartmouth Ma is considered to have a good school system, with an award winning school bank & football tem. Dartmouth had 3 Elementary schools, 1 Middle School and 1 High School. Bishop Stang High School a price school in located in Dartmouth. Dartmouth is home to University of MA Dartmouth and Soughern NE School of Law.   

 There are many chain Restaurants in the Dartmouth Mall area including The Texas Road House,Olive  Garden, 99 Restaurant & TGI Fridays. For great Chinese fare the Chinese buffet is very good & affordable for around $10 they serve all you can eat king crab legs & shrimp along with other Chinese & American foods. For delicious Portuguese food, Trio on rte 6 is very good.

 Darmouth MA is undeniably a beautiful sea- side community with many public beaches & parks

Demarest Lloyd State Park on Barney Joy Rd. has a Broad saltwater beach is backed by hills of beach grass and shaded picnic sites. Buzzards Bay surf is calm and shallow, temperatures are usually warm. Perfect for families with young children. Open mid-May to mid-September, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays; 8 a.m.-6 p.m. weekends and holidays.

Apponagansett Park- 77 Gulf Rd Dartmouth,MA Offers scenic harbor views. Offers a sandy beach area, picnic area,vollyball court, basketball court and playground. Open year round for the general public.

Paskamansett Landing - Located on busy rte 6,  287 State Rd. Small picnic area and canoe launch.

Paskamansett Park- 877 Russells Mills Rd.  New site with picnic area, walking trail and canoe launch.

Jones Park- 66 St. John St. Jones Park offers a sandy beach area, playground equipment, Open year round to the general public.

Dartmouth Regional Park & Trail-  443 Old Fall River Rd Dartmouth MA  Features playground equipment, ball fields, picnic grove and walking trail.  Open Year round with parking pass.

For more up to date real estate information about Dartmouth Ma and the nearby towns of Westport & Fall River Ma visit  Karen's Real Estate Blog. or  Contact Me         774-930-8181
Karen Martin Realtor Re/Max Right Choice Real Estate

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