Living in Southern Utah – A Community Guide

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People relocate to Southern Utah for various reasons. It might be because of the excellent quality of life, the many breathtaking scenic areas, the temperate climate, the healthy lifestyles, the variety of beautiful golf courses, outstanding school system, education opportunities for all ages, or the growing business opportunities.

If you are looking for homes for sale in Southern Utah, you will truly benefit from our professional agents’ years of experience and expertise in the market. We specialize in Southern Utah and know all of the wonderful cities/communities and their individual characteristics to help you find the perfect fit for your lifestyle. Whether you are looking in St. George, Santa Clara, Ivins, Washington, Hurricane, Toquerville, Cedar City, New Harmony, Rockville, Springdale or Kanab, we have the area’s most experienced professional REALTORS® delivering exceptional results for our clients every day.

Below are links to Southern Utah's most desirable cities/communities and available properties for sale.

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Brookside is a picturesque town located across Highway 18 from Veyo and 23 miles north of St. George. It is located at the base of the majestic Pine Valley Mountain and within walking distance to Baker Dam Resevoir.

Dammeron Valley

Dammeron Valley is a planned residential community located on State Highway U-18 in a picturesque valley 17 miles north of St. George. With the Bull Valley Mountains to the north, Pine Valley Mountains to the east, Beaver Dam Mountains to the south, and the Mormon Range to the west there is an abundance of scenery to enjoy.


Enterprise, Utah is located in south western Utah, 40 miles north of St. George via Highway 18. It is located in the southern most part of the Great Basin. This community is rural in nature and has access to wonderful outdoor activities, such as camping, hunting, fishing, hiking, and cycling.


Gunlock is a rural unincorporated community which lies northwest of the city of St. George. Surrounded by rustic red rock and extinct black lava cinder cones lies the 240 acre Gunlock State Park and Reservoir. This awesome state park provides boating, fishing, and swimming.

Hildale UT Real Estate Hurricane UT Real Estate Ivins UT Real Estate Kanab UT Real Estate


Hildale is a twin city to the better-known Colorado City, Arizona, which together straddle the border between Utah and Arizona. You can search all available MLS listings in Hildale, UT including single family homes, condos, townhouses, and many other types of properties whether you are ready to buy now or just starting your search.


Located 18 miles east of St. George, Hurricane continues to grow at a rapid pace with new residents attracted by the area’s pleasant climate, favorable economy, and close proximity to recreation havens. Hurricane also lies within minutes of Quail Creek and Sand Hollow reservoirs, popular spots for boating, water skiing and fishing.


Located at the base of The Big Red Mountain and other magnificent cliffs of vermillion sandstone, Ivins is next to St. George but away from its crowds. You will find Ivins an outstanding place to relax and enjoy the majestic setting of surrounding red rock.


At the heart of the “Grand Circle,” Kanab is central to major outdoor attractions such as Bryce Canyon and Zion National Parks, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. The Kanab area’s unparalleled beauty and Old West heritage have long served as a backdrop for western films and television.

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La Verkin

La Verkin lies on the north banks of the Virgin River opposite Hurricane City to the South, and Toquerville to the North. La Verkin is centrally located in the heart of what is known as the Grand Circle, which includes Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park and Grand Canyon National Park.


The town of Leeds is located in a beautiful valley north of St. George along I-15. In recent years, the city's proximity to the ghost town of Silver Reef, the Pine Valley Mountains, and Zion National Park have changed the local economic base from agriculture to tourism.

New Harmony

The awe inspiring peaks of Pine Mountain, Bumblebee Range and Kolob Canyon surrounding New Harmony Town make it a peaceful, protected area to live and raise a family. Initially developed as farm land and orchards, it now is a small but thriving community of locals and commuters.

Pine Valley

Pine Valley is situated in the Pine Valley Mountains. A beautiful forest of ponderosa pine and oak covers the area, offering partial shade. Mountain mahogany, juniper and sagebrush dot the landscape.

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St. George

St. George, 8 miles from the Arizona border along I-15, is a retirement community adjacent some of the most attractive mountain and recreational areas in the country. The surrounding red-rock terrain is stunning and Zion National Park is 30 miles to the northeast. Surrounding areas offer extensive recreation opportunities, including golf, hiking and even skiing.

Santa Clara

Santa Clara is a quiet community to the west of St. George. There are very few commercial businesses in Santa Clara City and most of the housing is residential homes. Santa Clara was established by early Swiss Mormon pioneers in 1855.


The city of Toquerville is located about 30 miles south of Cedar City and less than 20 miles north of St. George in a wide valley flanking Ash Creek and at the base of a mountain capped with black lava rock.


Veyo is located approximately 20 miles north of St. George. One tradition says the community name is an acronym of virtue, enterprise, youth and order; another says it combines verdure and youth.

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Springdale / Rockville Real Estate


Located along the Virgin River, 20 miles west of Zion National Park. Currently on State Route 9. The first Europeans to settle in what is now Virgin, came in 1857. Virgin was called Pocketville by the Indians because it is situated in a low spot or pocket on the bank of the Virgin River.


Washington is located on the east side of St. George. You can search all available MLS listings in Washington, UT including single family homes, condos, townhouses, and many other types of properties whether you are ready to buy now or just starting your search.

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As the gateway to Zion National Park and nestled along the North Fork of the Virgin River, Springdale is an ideal place to get outfitted for adventure not only in Zion, but to numerous other parks, monuments, and recreation areas of the western Colorado Plateau and desert southwest.