Madisonville (local population: 677)* Madisonville is a delightful riverfront town situated along the banks of the picturesque Tchefuncte River. Seafood restaurants overlook the river where boats glide by effortlessly. The town’s annual Wooden Boat Festival draws thousands of visitors who enjoy the weekend’s waterfront festivities. Home to the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum, Madisonville’s abundance of marinas, waterfront condominiums and desirable subdivisions make this area a favorite.
* Total St. Tammany population outside these cities’ corporate limits is approximately 178,736 including the city of Slidell.