Lead Hill, in Boone County, Arkansas, is a small town with lots of room to grow. The town’s current population is 271 (2010 U.S. Census). Lead Hill has an industrial park with existing small industries and land available. The town also has an excellent school, public services, and businesses to serve residents’ needs including a medical clinic, bank, convenient store, and restaurants.
Because the city is situated on the shores of Bull Shoals Lake, recreational activities abound with water sports. Families go to the lake as often as possible to fish, swim, boat and simply enjoy the outdoors. Branson, MO., the Live Music Capital of the U.S., is less than an hour’s drive to the northwest (37 miles).
Lead Hill and surrounding towns support the tourism industry that is drawn to Bull Shoals Lake. The city may be small in size and population, but it makes up for it in the heart of the community.
Named after the lead deposits found in the land, Lead Hill has a mining heritage which dates back to the early 1900s. The old mining town was buried under the waters of Bull shoals Lake when the lake was created in the early 1950s. At that time, residents moved to the new Lead Hill, located on higher ground.
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