Petal, Mississippi is quickly becoming THE destination for young families and retirees, looking for a community to call home. With one of the best school systems in the entire state, there is no wonder why Petal was recently named as the #1 place for young families to live in Mississippi by NerdWallet.com: http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/2013/best-towns-mississippi-young-families/. Additionally, Petal was recently named one of the top 10 best places in Mississippi by Movoto.com: http://www.movoto.com/blog/top-ten/best-places-in-mississippi/. Petal offers an array of dining options and retail stores, from local clothing boutiques to Wal Mart. If you can't find what you're looking for in Petal, the bustling city of Hattiesburg is a short 10-15 minute drive away, featuring a large mall, two large universities, two hospitals, and a night life that is sure to please anyone, young or old. Truly, ANYONE could call Petal home, and I hope that one day you will!