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Sherwood Forest is a family-friendly community located eight miles northwest of downtown Jacksonville. The neighborhood is in the 32208 zip code. Easy access to Interstate 95 and Interstate 295 make this suburban Florida neighborhood a desirable location for individuals, families, and college students. The sidewalks that line Norfolk Boulevard make getting around Sherwood Forest easy. Shopping centers, grocery stores, and restaurants are all within minutes of this well-designed subdivision.
Schools for children are within walking distance for some Sherwood Forest residents. Rutledge H. Pearson Elementary School on Roanoke Boulevard and the First New Zion Christian Academy on Soutel Drive are among them. Howell Drive connects Northside residents with Ribault Senior High School, Ribault Middle School, and the Sallye B. Mathis Elementary School. The Duval County education complex is adjacent to Winton Drive Park and the Missionary Baptist Church.
Florida State College has a campus just across the Trout River, which forms the northern border of Sherwood Forest. Jacksonville College, the University of North Florida, and the Florida Coastal School of Law all have campuses in the area.
The Jacksonville Landing is a shopping center and more. In addition to having an award-winning specialty toy store, it has art studios, a fitness center, full-service restaurants, entertainment, and special events. Located in downtown Jacksonville on the Saint Johns River, the Landing is accessible by boat and Interstates 95 and 295. It can also be reached by public transportation, on buses and trains.
Sherwood Forest offers residents suburban living at its best due to its proximity to golf courses, schools, shopping, and easy access to Jacksonville.