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Upscale Housing and a Renowned Park System in Sulphur

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Twelve miles west of Lake Charles is Sulphur — a Southwest Louisiana town with successful schools, a large park system and proximity to the interstate and industrial corridor.

New and renovated homes built in the last 35 years are found in centrally-located Maplewood, where upscale residences on spacious lots typically include high ceilings, hardwood floors, gourmet kitchens and luxury bathrooms. In 2014, the average price of all active listings for a 12-month period was $420,000, with an average price of $110 per square foot.

 

  • Parks/Outdoor

    Area sidewalks, quiet streets and mature trees invite walking, jogging and cycling. Incorporating more than 500 acres, the Sulphur Parks and Recreation (SPAR) facilities include indoor pools, a water park, jogging tracks, fitness centers, baseball fields, basketball and racquetball courts. SPAR’s Aquatic Center is the site of Louisiana’s state high school swimming championships and its North Frasch Softball Complex is host to the LHSAA “FastPitch 56” Softball Championship.

     

     
  • Shopping

    Ample supermarkets, pharmacies, home goods stores, restaurants and clothing boutiques serve the Sulphur area. Featuring national anchor stores, clothing, kitchen, sporting goods and other stores, Prien Lake Mall in Lake Charles is less than 15 minutes away from Sulphur. A movie theater, as well as several locally-owned and restaurant franchises, completes the retail mix.

     

Residents of Sulphur often send their children to these public schools: