Moving to Crane,MO?

"The neatest little town in Missouri"

Find everything you need on Crane homes for sale, school info, where to eat, and what to do right here.  Looking for small town country living? This is where you want to be. The city of Crane,MO holds a special place in my heart because this is where my wife grew up. And just north of town is where I go to church at Christian Ministries Church in Hurley,MO. The old song “Everybody knows everybody, everybody calls you friend” describes Crane to a “T”.  Search all Crane homes for sale down at the bottom of the page.

I love the feel and atmosphere in the community.  One of the biggest events every year is the Crane Broiler Fest in August.  You can check out the drone footage in the video above.  You’ll find amazing food and fellowship with awesome carnival rides, craft booths,  and live music playing throughout the day.

Don’t miss the annual Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony downtown on Main St.

Crane,MO was founded in 1895 taking its name after Crane Creek that runs right through the middle of town. According to Wikipedia as of the census[2] of 2010, there were 1,462 people, 558 households, and 347 families residing in the city. There were 558 households of which 35.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.6% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 37.8% were non-families. 33.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 21.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 3.12

A little fun fact- Did you know Crane is also home to “Nash Bridges” star Don Johnson?

Crane,MO is located in Stone county and is an R-III School District. Here’s a link to school info


Things to do in Crane,MO?


Here’s some links to restaurants in and around Crane,MO that I think you’ll enjoy.

  • Hickory Grove Cafe They have the best pork tenderloin and chicken fried chicken here! And the cakes are heavenly!
  • Flat Creek Resort (you have to try the all you can eat catfish!)
  • North Park (Public Swimming Pool and Skate Park)

Real Estate Facts

Average sales price $132,200

Average days on market 121

Home prices are up 25% from 2016

Crane homes for sale are up 75% (sold listings) from last year