“Madison is Nashville’s Little Big Town.” Madison boasts a little bit of a lot of everything. There is an industrial district featuring massive manufacturing properties, warehouses, and offices, including the Madison Police Precinct, WeGo Public Transit bus facility, and home to Nashville Electric Service's mega-complex .
Madison’s commercial real estate along Gallatin and off the side streets features buildings of every shape and size, servicing big box to budding entrepreneurs. Prime commercial real estate is bountiful as this town is at the early stage of transforming, but rapidly. Homes in Madison feature sprawling lots with well-built brick homes, comfortable and unique neighborhoods, riverfront homes, farmlands, and apartment living. Madison is prime for new development featuring mixed-use buildings, luxury condos and apartments, and upscale retail and services (from Madison Strategic Plan, 2018).
Madison, TN, is only 8.2 miles north at its closest point to downtown Nashville. Centrally located more than any other area in Davidson County, Madison is so very conveniently close to major highways and parkway. The Madison Opportunity Zone lies in the northeastern portion of Madison.