Madisonville is a tiny town located in the state of Louisiana. With a population of 813 people and just one neighborhood, Madisonville is the 237th largest community in Louisiana. Much of the housing stock in Madisonville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Madisonville real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Madisonville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Madisonville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Madisonville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Madisonville who work in management occupations (14.64%), office and administrative support (11.49%) and food service (10.81%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Madisonville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Madisonville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Madisonville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.