Many beautiful homes grace the streets and neighborhoods of Madison MS. Many of Madison's neighborhoods have active Home Owner’s Associations that work with the city to maintain high standards to preserve value. Madison MS Homes for Sale also include many “country living” options with acreage. Whatever the living style, Madison Mississippi is a place residents love calling home.
When looking for Madison MS Homes for Sale, it is good to know that Madison MS ranked as one of the top 10 places to raise a family by Family Circle Magazine. There are many events and community activities contributing to this designation. One of the top reasons for this honor is the priority placed on education. The Madison Mississippi school district is one of the fastest growing and the fifth largest in the state, and has repeatedly won awards for the exceptional education offered to the students. Madison also loves their private schools. Private schools like Madison Ridgeland Academy, St. Anthony Catholic School, and St. Joseph Catholic High School are also thriving in Madison MS.
In addition to great schools, the Parks and Recreation Department offers many youth sports programs. The City of Madison Parks and Recreation partners with Ridgeland Parks and Recreation to offer second to none sport leagues for ages 3 through 18. Baseball, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, Basketball, Football, and Lacrosse.
For nature lovers there is the Simmons Arboretum located on St. Augustine Road near the Northbay Subdivision. Madison MS is bordered on the east by the Ross Barnett Reservoir where there is fabulous fishing and sailing. The fascinating Mississippi Petrified Forest is just a short drive, as is the Mississippi Forestry and Agricultural Museum and Natural Science Museum.
Madison MS Horse lovers and riders enjoy one of the nicest settings for their hobby. Reunion Farms Equestrian Center is an upscale stables and riding facility for the most particular friends of horses. Madison MS Homes for Sale in Reunion or nearby neighborhoods are often chosen for the access to Madison's Reunion Farms Equestrian Center.
Retired or thinking about retiring? Madison Mississippi is one of only 13 certified retirement communities in the State of Mississippi. The city has received the seal of approval by the American Association of Retirement Communities. Retirees love what Madison has to offer.
Madison Center for the Arts on Main Street regularly hosts events and workshops. During the summer months you will find the Madison Farmers Market open on Tuesdays, 3-6 p.m. on the grounds in front of the Madison Center for the Arts. Many Madison MS families have posed for pictures in front of the historic Madison Caboose. The Madison caboose is seasonally decorated throughout the year and during the Christmas season the grounds in front of the Madison Center for the Arts and caboose is lit up with Christmas lights. The locally famous Madison MS caboose becomes a backdrop for a beautiful, lovingly handcrafted Christmas Village donated by the family of Lester and Minnie Alvis. The annual Christmas Parade through town has been a favorite event for years. Local clubs, organizations, and groups look forward to creating their floats.
To further enrich living in Madison, Mississippi there are restaurants for every palette. Not only are there many popular chain restaurants, Madison is proud of their favorite local restaurants including, The Strawberry Café, Georgia Blue (southern comfort food) Vasillios Greek Cuisine, Kristos, Pizza Shack, My Pie, Beagle Bagel, The Mermaid Café, Athenos Greek & Lebanese Café, El Ranchito, La Guadalupe, Hokkaido Hibachi Grill & Sushi, Sal & Mookies New York Pizza and Ice Cream, Papitos Mexican Grill, and right on the Madison/Flora line is The Gathering at Livingston Mercantile famous for their “Sunday after church” chicken and pot roast.
Like living on the water? Or near it? It is easy to find Madison MS Homes for Sale on water. Whether looking for lake frontage or Ross Barnett Reservoir access, there are Madison MS Homes for Sale for that recreational lifestyle. Homes in Reunion, Lake Caroline, Lake Lorman, and Lake Cavalier are perfect for fishing and water sports. In addition, there are smaller or motor restricting lakes with Madison MS Homes for Sale. Resident love living on the quiet be fishing lakes of Johnstone, Lake Hathaway, Dear Haven, Lakes of Livingston, and others.
Like golf?There are several Madison Mississippi Homes centered around golf courses integrated into the neighborhood. Golfers enjoy living on the courses of popular neighborhoods of Annandale (Whisper Lake), Deerfield, Lake Caroline and Reunion. Whisper Lake Golf Course and Lake Caroline Golf Course are a part of the Randy Watkins Golf Group of golf courses. A Randy Watkins Golf Group course membership allows access to three area golf courses as well as golf camps for future golfers.
For the most discriminating golfers wanting something even more, Madison MS is home to the private Annandale Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course. The Annandale Golf Club course was ranked in the top 100 golf courses by Golf Digest in 1987. It is currently rated as the best golf course in the state of Mississippi. The Annandale Golf Club Course has the notoriety of being a national PGA tour stop since 1994. It has hosted state and local championships and golf association events, including the prestigious 1986 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.
Popular GOLF NEIGHBORHOODS in Madison, Mississippi that also include a clubhouse, pool - and sometimes tennis courts or playground - are easy to search with these quick links from Pam Peach and Crye-Leike Realtors.
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