Talent is situated along Interstate 5, about halfway between Ashland and Phoenix. It is a small community of just 6,000 with scenic neighborhoods and a variety of parks including a skate park and a dog park.
The Bear Creek Greenway, which is a popular biking and hiking trail, passes through Talent, connecting Ashland, Phoenix, Medford and Central Point. Talent is also home to an elementary school and a middle school, with an alternative Outdoor Discovery Program.
The Camelot Theatre resides in Talent, with productions such as Les Miserables (2014) and The Sound of Music (2013). The theatre was founded in 1982 as Actor's Theatre. Livia Genise was brought in as an Artistic Director with her experience in Broadway and Hollywood and the name was subsequently changed to Camelot Theatre Company. It has been very successful.