Lake Forest Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Jacksonville, Florida neighborhood of Lake Forest is surrounded by the Ribault River, the Trout River, and the Moncrief Creek. It is bisected by Interstate 95 making it easily navigable. Part of Jacksonville’s “Northside,” zip code 32208, is replete with roadways for making travel in and around town efficient.
Residents and visitors alike can head to one of two main local parks, Concord Park or Marion Park, for a relaxing day by a park bench, a fun-filled day for the kids on the playground, or a family picnic at one of the picnic areas.
For the shopping enthusiast, head to the Greater Gateway Shopping Center, complete with restaurants and over 80 shops and specialty stores. Lake Forest is also home to several churches including the nondenominational Lake Forest Church of Christ, the Lake Forest Baptist Church, the North Jacksonville Church of God, and Life in the Spirit Church.
The residents in Lake Forest send their children to Lake Forest Elementary School, a visual and performing arts magnet school.
Lake Forest has a wide assortment of home values, with current listings ranging from the $20,000s for low-cost multi-family homes to the $360,000s for sprawling residences. The average house value is right around $58,200.