Central, Louisiana is a lovable mix of both old and new. In the 1800s, European settlers discovered this gorgeous, lush area surrounded by pine trees and the Amite River. What started out as a tight-knit community with one-room schoolhouses grew a century later into a celebrated school district and full incorporation in 2005.
Real estate options are as progressive and varied as the different sections of town where residents call home. Take stroll through Central Square located in the heart of town where a “live-work-play” lifestyle is encouraged. Here you’ll find modern garden homes and urban-style townhomes just a short distance away from retail and fine dining. There’s also the ultra-forward-looking Settlement on Shoe Creek that boasts 479 single and multi-family homes in a one-stop-shop community. Here, there are retail shops, fitness center, a spa as well as lakes and parks. Finally, you can make your home in modern two story houses with large balconies and columns in the Village at Magnolia Square.
In the City of Central, life is best lived outside with the BREC’s 16 locations providing an abundance of activities for the nature lover in your life. There are globally-renowned nature habitats, a multi-million dollar sports complex and miles and miles of trails and lakes to be explored. You will love the state’s second ranked school district and will test their competitive skills at the athletic parks and fields in town.
Central Louisiana almost feels like a dream. With a modern, progressive mindset with a nod to its historic beginnings, this small town is the perfect place to settle down. Even better, you’re just 20 minutes from the sights and sounds of the state capitol of Baton Rouge and only 30 minutes from hearing Mike’s roar in Tiger Stadium. Find your dream home in Central today!