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. Madisonville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, 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
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Madisonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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
Madisonville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Madisonville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.