Welcome to the City of Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Ocean Springs is located across the Bay from Biloxi, Mississippi. This sister city has a rich history and a charming downtown district. You will find local artists, amazing restaurants and "old world" charm in Ocean Springs.
Whether you're looking for shopping, fishing, kayaking, a hockey game,or "Las Vegas" style show you will find it all in close proximity to this beautiful city. Located just minutes from Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi's Casino Row, The Ohr-Okeefe Museum, The Promenade Mall and the Coliseum.
With the French beachhead established at present day Ocean Springs in April 1699, by French Canadian Pierre Le Moyne,Sieur d'Iberville (1661-1706), King Louis XIV of France had the physical presence to defend the Louisiana claim of Rene' Robert Cavalier, Sieur de La Salle (1643-1687). In 1682, La Salle exploring from eastern Canada had discovered the Gulf outlet of the Mississippi River and claimed it and all the vast territory it drained for France. He named the land "Louisiana" in honor of his King. Find out more about historic Ocean Springs at http://www.oceanspringsarchives.net/
If you're looking for a home in Ocean Springs now is a great time to buy. You can search all area real estate listed in the Multiple Listing Service below.