What You'll Love About Glen Allen


The Amenities

Conveniently located, sought-after schools, stately neighborhoods; Glen Allen has something for everyone!

The Employment

Glen Allen is home to several top companies and has a very low unemployment rate of just 3.8%.

The Weather

Sunny summer days, mild winters, and early springs are just three more reasons to love Richmond!


Glen Allen Real Estate

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Come Explore Life in Glen Allen

Glen Allen is located North-West of the City of Richmond and as Richmond has expanded Glen Allen has quickly become one of the most popular suburbs of Richmond. This area consists of a large section of northern and western Henrico County along with a small part of Hanover County as well.

Discover gorgeous homes in well maintained neighborhoods, historical landmarks, museums, parks, and a friendly community atmosphere that's unlike anywhere else. It is one of the most popular suburbs of Richmond, creating a diverse population of residents who are proud to call Glen Allen home. A strong local economy, high quality of living, and festive community events are just a handful of the reasons Glen Allen is so highly sought-after.


Spotlights of Glen Allen

 

Parks & Rec

  

 

Local Attractions

Glen Allen is home to many wonderful places that make it easy to get outside. Popular destinations include: Crump Park which features playgrounds, picnic shelters, trails, and a fishing pond; Meadow Farm Museum, an 1860 living historic farm site and museum; and RF&P Park a large athletic facility.

Whether you're into the great outdoors, the arts, upscale shopping, or food; there's a major attraction for you to see in Glen Allen. Enjoy a glass of wine at James River Cellars, take an art class at The Cultural Arts center of Glen Allen, enjoy live music at Innsbrook After Hours, or treat yourself to some retail therapy at Virginia Center Commons.

Employment

Education

A number of major companies and businesses call Glen Allen home, and the area is driven by consumerism and big business. Unemployment in Glen Allen is generally low at about 3.8%, and is home to Capital One, Elephant Insurance, Markel and several other major Fortune 500 companies.

Glen Allen is a hub of excellent education opportunities and is home to nine elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools. Glen Allen’s education system is renowned for its comprehensive curriculums and highly trained teachers. Additionally, there are a number of local private schools nearby too! The great education system in Glen Allen is part of what makes this area so popular.

Shopping & Dining

Community Events

Glen Allen is full of wonderful places to shop and dine! Glen Allen is just minutes away from Short Pump Towne Center, an extremely popular outdoor mall, and Virginia Center Commons. Both feature a wide variety of shops and restaurants sure to please everyone!

You are never far from fun when living in Glen Allen. There are a wide variety of events that take place each year including: little league sports, cultural festivals, and community events like Glen Allen Days at the Meadow Farm Museum.


Your Glen Allen Real Estate Search

19 Properties
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$714,950
Subdivision: River Mill
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,826
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2201525
MLS
LifeStyle Home Builders presents the beautiful "Hampshire" floor plan with the Euro Cottage elevation. The first floor features a large owner's suite with wrap around WIC, private study complete with...
$400,000
Subdivision: Magnolia Ridge
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,288
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2137045
MLS
Beautiful 2-story home with 2 story foyer features 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a 2 car attached garage! This home exudes elegance, from the eye catching view of the interior balcony, columns in the...
$290,000
Subdivision: Dunncroft
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,392
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2201445
MLS
Nice vinyl sided 2 story colonial with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, family room with fireplace, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen, covered rear porch with attached deck, fenced back yard, attached storage...
Open 1/23
9629 Craigs Mill Dr Glen Allen, VA 23060
$469,000
Subdivision: Craigs Mill
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,616
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2201489
MLS
Beautiful transitional home offers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and gorgeous hardwood floors throughout the first level and laminate wood floors throughout the second level. Transom window over the front...
$429,950
Subdivision: Lexington
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,315
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2201087
MLS
Beautifully maintained 4 bedroom/2.5 bath transitional situated on a quiet cul de sac street in Lexington. This home boasts two-story foyer with HW, Palladium window & decorative moldings. Hardwood...
$695,000
Subdivision: Cobblestone Landing @ Twin Hickory
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,581
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2201337
MLS
DON'T MISS THIS OPPURTUNIY! to own a single owner well maintained beautiful home in one of finest neighborhood of Twin Hickory. New paint,New carpet and refinished hardwood flooring! Roof (2017), Hot...
Open 1/23
11509 Emerson Mill Way Glen Allen, VA 23059
$749,500
Subdivision: Emerson Mill Section 1
6
Beds
4
Baths
3,770
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2200086
MLS
Better than New, this 2018 custom built beauty, located in the desirable Emerson Mill neighborhood, offers luxury upgrades, designer touches & shows like a model home Entering the home, you are...
$585,000
Subdivision: Shady Ridge
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,892
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2200157
MLS
Step into this amazing and spacious 5 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath "Farmhouse" style home with close to 3000 sq. ft. on one of the most beautiful cul-de-sac lots in Shady Ridge! Freshly Painted throughout,...
$1,300,000
Subdivision: None
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
5,998
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2200822
MLS
Rare opportunity! Welcome home to this beautiful custom-built 5 bedrooms, 5-1/2 baths transitional home situated on 3 acres park-like lot. This home features 2 story foyer w/main grand staircase in...
$644,990
Subdivision: Chickahominy Falls
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,596
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
23
Days on Site
2136843
MLS
Introducing the Southwick by Boone Homes in Chickahominy Falls! The Southwick features first-floor living with an open concept kitchen, breakfast and family room. Cozy up to the included fireplace...
$594,990
Subdivision: Chickahominy Falls
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,300
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
23
Days on Site
2136844
MLS
Buy now, move in Fall 2022!! The Marwick features first floor living with indoor/outdoor living spaces. A large kitchen with a gourmet island and granite counter tops. An Owner's Suite with dual...
$584,990
Subdivision: Chickahominy Falls
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,999
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
23
Days on Site
2136912
MLS
Introducing the Merecroft by Boone Homes in a private section in Chickahominy Falls! This customizable open floorplan is spacious with everything you need on your first floor and more! An Owner's...