Black River Forest Homes

Black River Forest, not to be confused with Black River Estates, is a wooded subdivision located along Highway 22 in Madisonville, LA. The neighborhood is full of beautiful, majestic trees and creole style homes. Residents live in an award winning school district, so parents can be confident that their students are learning from the best public education system in Louisiana. The location of Black River Forest allows homeowners to enjoy short drives to great retail shopping, local restaurants, and major roadways. Black River Forest is protected and governed by restrictive covenants and deeds to retain the value of real estate and set a standard of integrity for all residents.

Madisonville, LA Real Estate

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Homeowners of Black River Forest belong to the St. Tammany Parish School Board. Students entering Kindergarten and 1st grade would attend Madisonville Elementary. Lancaster Elementary is the next stepping stone for 2nd-5th graders. Students then attend Madisonville Junior High for 6th-8th grade. Lastly, students finish their public education at Mandeville High school for 9th-12th grade. For private elementary schools, parents have plenty of options like Lake Castle, Christ Episcopal, Cedarwood, Mary Queen of Peace, Northlake Christian, etc. There are also many private high schools available like Northlake Christian (co-ed), St. Paul’s (all boys), or St. Scholastica Academy (all girls).

The location of Black River Forest is ideal as it very close to great retail shopping, delicious local restaurants, and major highways. In Convington, there is plenty of great retail shopping found near I-12 like Target, Academy Sports & Outdoors, Best Buy, and Sam’s Club. Madisonville has amazing local seafood restaurants like Morton’s Seafood Restaurant and Friends Coastal Restaurant. Keith Young’s Steakhouse is also a local favorite for steaks and fine dining. Major roadways like I-12, Hwy 22, and Hwy 21 are only a short distance away from the entrance of neighborhood.

Black River Forest is a beautiful subdivision full of majestic trees, creole style homes, and a thriving community. The entrance of the neighborhood is beautifully landscaped and well maintained. The residents belong to the best public education system in Louisiana. The location is in an ideal location away from city life, but close enough to enjoy very short commutes to nearby destinations including food, shopping, and schools. Black River Forest has set up restrictive deeds and covenants in order maintain the value of real estate and set up a standard of integrity for all homeowners to abide by.