Upon entering Stone Pillar Subdivision you get the feeling of safety and comfort. On the Southeast part of Mason City you will find this cozy subdivision that offers a slower pace and high quality life that is hard to beat. The lower crime rate makes this place a great place to raise a family. Stone Pillar is located at the southeast edge of Mason City giving it great open views of the countryside. It features newer homes that range in price from $225K to $450K. New lots are available for new construction in the $40,000 range.
This subdivision that is located right off of 19th street which is growing and expanding every year. New infrastructure for both water and storm water utilities as well as a bridge structure spanning Mason Creek was built in 2016.
The pedestrian path that runs parallel to the expansion street provides residents, pedestrians and cyclist a beautiful and safe route that connects them to the rest of Mason City. The path also connects to the bike and walking trail that leads out to North Iowa Area Community College.
Access to fine dining, family practice clinics, vets and quality grocery stores are within minutes of driving. Stone Pillar is unique because it offers quick easy access to all parts of Mason City.
The Vision for Stone Pillar
A local gentleman had a dream for this land for 23 years and wanted to develop it for local residents. He is a developer who turned his dream into a reality with hard work and dedication. His love for this area is evident in just passing by. This area was a dream that came true in 1991. In 2000 a draft was made and in 2010 the dream became a reality. Since then the area grew very quickly and now has a road that connects 19th street all the way across Mason City. With this access you will be able to get across town in no time. Since this is a more recent development you will find some very nice homes and beautiful land.
Near Stone Pillar subdivision is a wide variety of entertainment. One of those sources of entertainment is North Iowa Area Community College. Some of this world class entertainment ranges from theatrical shows and concerts from Broadway to sports entertainment. The Mason City theatre offers some great local entertainment. Music Man Square brings you back to a time of music and wonder. Within minutes you can find fine dining in the downtown area.
Local grocery store chain Hy-Vee which contains a pharmacy, restaurant, liquor, groceries and more. Located within the local grocery store is a daily buffet of a wide variety of choices that will meet your cravings,
A couple of 24 hour fitness/health center, physical therapy, family practices clinic and pharmacies nearby.
A few convenience stores that offer fuel and other basic necessities.
Mexican restaurant with authentic Mexican food.
Fast food chain restaurants are within minutes and other fine dining options are located nearby in downtown.
Water, Sewer and Garbage can be started by contacting the City of Mason City.
Aliant Energy services include gas and electric.
Internet - Mediacom and Century Link offer high speed Internet connections.
Television - Direct TV, Dish Network and Mediacom give you television to keep up with your favorite shows.
Phone Service - Century Link and Mediacom have options for traditional landline telephone service.
Elementary School - Homeowners with children Preschool through 4th grade can send their kids to Jefferson Elementary School, which is part of the Mason City Iowa School District. This school has a roughly 16:1 student to teacher ratio with a little over 400 students in the school. Jefferson also boasts the highest test scores in the Mason City school district according to greatschools.com
Intermediate School - Students who are in grades 5th and 6th come to Lincoln Intermediate. They get a chance to transition into middle school.
John Adams Middle School - Children come to John Adams Middle School in the 7th and 8th grades.
Mason City High School - Parents send their children to Mason City High School in the grades 9th through 12th. This school has multiple opportunities and can facilitate every child.
North Iowa Christian School - This is a private Christian school that provides a nondenominational Christian education grades kindergarten through 12th grade. This school is expanding and growing every year.
Newman Catholic School - The convenience of having daycare, preschool-12th grade all on one campus. Newman is known for their Catholic traditions. Newman students adhere to Christian values and principles of love and respect in the classroom and on all areas of the campus. Newman provides a quality education experience for its young people in a safe environment that fosters excellence in academics and spiritual development.Students put faith into action by volunteering in the community and learn Christian values that stay with them for their lifetime. Scholarship opportunities are available. Families wanting their children to have a faith filled education have a great opportunity here. Newman has a lot to offer including award winning athletics and arts programs. This school educates preschool through 12th grade.
Mason City Alternative School - Is a school with a 17:1 student to teacher ratio that allows students the opportunity to learn and grow. This school invites students who are in 9th through 12th grade.