Belton Texas

A Little about Belton Texas

Situated along Belton Lake, Belton is a city abounding with parks and recreational opportunities. The beautiful Nolan Creek meanders through central Belton where residents and visitors can enjoy a walk along the Nolan Creek Hike and Bike Trail. This unique 1.5 mile trail provides a scenic tour through three city parks. The trail offers residents and visitors beautiful views of the Nolan Creek, as well as numerous opportunities to take a break while reading about the historic Chisholm Trail in one of ten pocket parks located along the trail. Charming storefronts characterize the communitys commercial district, the center of which is the Bell County Courthouse, built in 1885. Belton is home to an estimated 19,000 people. New residents continue to be drawn to Belton by outstanding schools, great parks and by the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, also located in Belton. Providing a natural backdrop to historic Belton are over 160 acres of parkland located throughout the city.

Active sporting enthusiasts will be impressed with Belton’s outstanding sports fields, park complexes and water-based recreational activities.