Pass Christian Real Estate
Pass Christian is a scenic town along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Pass Christian, or “the Pass” as it is known by locals, is and has been a popular vacation destination for visitors from New Orleans. Accordingly, the Pass is home to some of the most majestic historic homes along the entire Gulf Coast. With a mix of these historic mansions, impressive new subdivisions, and waterfront vacation homes, the Pass has plenty of housing options for either the full time resident or second home vacation Buyer.
Homes in the community today are a mixture of new housing in addition to restored homes due to the some destruction which occurred during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The beachfront Scenic Drive is the location of several historic mansions which is just part of the beauty of this community. Today, Pass Christian homes for sale include single-family, multi-family, townhouses, condos and condos with some farms with acreage in the outer areas of Pass Christian.
Home to the first Yacht Club in the South, founded in 1849, boating, beach and water activities play a big role in life in the Pass. The neighborhood of Timber Ridge has numerous waterfront homes along the St. Louis Bay, bayous and canals for those looking to enjoy boating, fishing and sailing. The community has also opened a new recreational Marina to add to the existing commercial boat marina.
Pass Christian has a small downtown sector that is enjoyed by those seeking antiques, specialty items, crafts and restaurants. The Pass Christian School District is nationally recognized for the high academic achievements of students and Pass Christian High School is a Blue Ribbon school. All schools in the district are regularly ranked high among the public schools within the state.