The communities of the region offer a variety of life styles and housing opportunities. From the hobby farmer to the horse enthusiast, rural acreages are available throughout the area. Even in this highly rural area, architectural diversity is evident in the housing market. Homes in every style from Victorian to Modern Ranch and Town Houses can be found. The price range of housing accommodates all income levels. For those that prefer custom-built homes, small acreages and picturesque views abound.

Many communities have multi-dwelling and senior living complexes that are well designed and convenient to shopping and medical care facilities.