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Deerwood is a picture perfect location for those looking to live more inland with closer proximity to downtown Jacksonville for work or play. If you’re looking for homes for sale in Deerwood be prepared for lots of variety. Deerwood offers stylish homes from traditional, modern, contemporary or mid-century; Deerwood has it all, including villas and townhomes An established community that began construction in the late 60’s, Deerwood is now home to approximately 950 families. Its central location in the Southside area between Southside Boulevard and Baymeadows Road makes it highly sought after by those looking for interstate convenience via I-295 to the Beaches and I-95 to Downtown. If you’re looking for homes for sale in Deerwood you will find the neighborhood to be a well thought out country style setting, with incredibly mature natural areas lining the streets, many ponds and lakes filled with natures beauty and surrounded by the Deerwood Country Club golf course with the 25,000 square foot clubhouse at the communities center. The amenities available to residents of Deerwood include:

  • Gated community with access control officers
  • Three-acre playground and park
  • Covered pavillion with kitchen open dawn to dusk
  • Soccer field and basketball court (open year round)

Deerwood Country Club

Deerwood Country Club is a private member club with history dating back over 60 years. Deerwood Country Club, located at 10239 Golf Club Drive Jacksonville, FL 32256, is a member owned club with a member elected board. Golf members are welcomed by PGA professionals offering instructional golf opportunities for members and guests on the Par 72, 2004 redesigned course. In addition, Deerwood offers Har-Tru Tennis courts, fitness center with strength training, cardio equipment and a 1,300 sqft group fitness studio as well as an aquatics center with junior olympic swimming pool with year round access. Other detailed features include:

  • Award winning Par 72 golf course
  • 12 Har-Tru tennis courts
  • Fitness Center overlooking Lake Deerwood
  • Spa service for massage, aesthetician, eyelash and steam room services
  • Kids Club, child care, camps and activities
  • Olympic size swimming pool and jacuzzi
  • Children’s splash pool
  • The Torpedoes Swim Team
  • Swimming lessons for adults and children
  • Full service, golf course view dining
  • Private banquet rooms for meetings and events

Interested in more information on membership? Contact Audrey Reiley, Membership Director, at or by phone at 904-641-6100 ext. 106.

Deerwood Country Club Culture

Deerwood Country Club organizes events for the community throughout the year that can be found in the monthly Deerwood Living newsletter. Resident services puts lots of thought into creating a sense of community and opportunities to meet your neighbors with activities through card groups, comedy nights, family game night, trivia night, wine night, holiday events and 4th of July fireworks to name just a few.

Deerwood Homeowners Association

Deerwood features homes, townhomes and villas for added variety to the community. The Homeowners Association Management differs by where you are in Deerwood but each management company makes it easy for you to find more information on the community documents by making them available here online. Management company contact can be found here.

Deerwood Real Estate

Homes for sale in Deerwood generally list for $750,000 and up. As of spring 2022, the median sale price for Deerwood homes for sale was $1,175,000 with a median list price of $1,049,000. Typically in markets past, Deerwood real estate listings would spend about 60 days on the market however with the active market we are experiencing in 2022, homes in Deerwood are going under contract in about 3 days!

Hear from Deerwood Residents

Deerwood is one of the most established communities in Jacksonville and the first established gated community in the area. The neighborhood is natually pleasant with anicient oaks and various landscaping lining the roadways and yards. The resident social scene and the community amenities complete the active lifestyle for those looking to know their neighbors and enjoy a community oriented lifestyle. But, what’s it really like? If you are considering a move to Deerwood finding a home can be a not so easy task! Equally as hard is finding a family oriented neighborhood that truly feels like home.

We questioned a few residents of Deerwrood to help create a picture of the community and help get a sense of what Deerwood is like from an “insider’s perspective.” Here’s what they had to say.

Q: What do you LOVE about Deerwood?

I love the older homes with a wide variety of style, large plots of land with plenty of backyard space and beautiful trees, that it’s a bit of a hidden gem right in the middle of town…most importantly, the people!  Our neighborhood is going through a transition with so many young families, a lovely mix of out of towners and those who were born and raised here. – Kimberly A

Q: What do people misunderstand most about Deerwood?

There’s a bit of a misnomer that you have to move to St. John’s County for great schools.  If you look at the rankings many of Duval County schools are fantastic and the wide variety of great nearby private schools and early childcare are also not to be missed! – Kimberly A

Q: Do you use the Deerwood Country Club? If so, what is most appealing to you about the club?

Yes, we are members! The golf course is in great shape, plenty of family-centric events, a kids club and the fitness center! – Kimberly A

Q: What DON’T people know about Deerwood?

Deerwood was the first gated community in Jacksonville and developed by the very families that have played a significant role in developing the city. So I think if you know of Deerwood, you know it’s amazing. But many people simply don’t know about Deerwood. – Kimberly A

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