Life on the River

It’s a signature of the lifestyle that San Jose is known for. Winding up and down the east bank of the St. Johns River, many families chose to make San Jose their home as far back as the early 1900s, when millionaire Alfred I Dupont built his magnificent Epping Forest Mansion, now the home to a private enclave of multi-million dollar estates. The mansion has been transformed into the posh Epping Forest Yacht Club, a popular venue for wedding and other large social gatherings.

San Jose is one of the most popular of Jacksonville’s 500+ neighborhoods. Read on and you’ll understand why. We've created a glimpse into one of Jacksonville’s most established and diverse areas, containing some of the most distinguished residences in the city within its borders: Welcome to Life in San Jose.