The young and blossoming suburban neighborhood of Argyle Forest is part of Southwest Jacksonville. This suburban area falls within ZIP code 32244 and is sandwiched between Blanding Boulevard and Branan Field-Chaffee Road along the Duval/Clay County border. The hundreds of millions of dollars invested in the construction of new roadways to stimulate Argyle Forest’s growth has opened the area to metropolitan Jacksonville, making travel in and around town efficient. The Argyle Forest community is growing rapidly and is a walkable area.
Residents and visitors alike will enjoy a visit to the Argyle Swim Club, home to the Argyle Waves Swim Team. They might also opt for a fun-filled afternoon of soccer at the Argyle Athletic Association sports fields. Residents who are shopping enthusiasts can head to the Argyle Village Shopping Center or Argyle’s largest shopping center, Oakleaf Town Center. Each contains a number of restaurants and shops and specialty stores, among them Target, Michaels, T.J. Maxx, Kohl’s, Home Depot, Babies R’ Us, and Bed Bath & Beyond. Argyle Forest is also home to several churches, including The Church at Argyle; the Argyle Church of Christ; and Mary, Queen of Heaven Catholic Church.
Argyle Forest is a planned community. Residents send their children to Chimney Lakes Elementary School. A popular neighborhood for middle-class families, the community contains a mix of home values, with current listings ranging from $35,000 for low-cost single-family homes to $600,000 for sprawling residences.