History and progress combine to make Opelika one of the fastest-growing cities in Alabama. Part of the Auburn-Opelika metro area, Opelika is ten minutes from Auburn University, one of the largest universities in the South.
Opelika has three parks, including Spring Villa Park, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. This 350-acre park features an antebellum house that dates back to 1850. Visitors can also enjoy camping, hiking trails, and more.
Golfing is popular in Opelika, and it is home to the Robert Trent Jones at Grand National golf complex. It is 52 holes on 600-acre Lake Saugahatchee and is part of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.
Opelika is business-friendly and its industrial and retail growth draws new people all the time. If Opelika is drawing you, find your apartment rental and get ready to enjoy this historic city.