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

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Open 8/1
5140 Linsey Lakes Dr Glen Allen, VA 23060
$335,000
Subdivision: Linsey Lakes
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,576
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2123351
MLS
Welcome to 5140 Linsey Lakes. This super cute 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom home sits on a corner lot and invites you to relax and unwind on it's amazing front porch. Once inside you will love the built-in...
$275,000
Subdivision: Telegraph Run
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,844
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2123264
MLS
BEAUTIFUL colonial nestled in the heart of Glen Allen! Bright first floor with LVP flooring throughout. Formal Dining Room & Living Room as you walk in the front door. Open concept family room with...
$535,000
Subdivision: Chappell Ridge
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,093
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2121125
MLS
You will fall in love with the open floor plan of this 5 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home! Walking distance to Rivers Edge Elem. School. Enjoy sitting on your front porch. The First Floor offers a large...
Open 7/31
1917 Greenstone Ct Glen Allen, VA 23060
$289,000
Subdivision: Green Meadows
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,622
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2121797
MLS
Welcome Home to 1917 Greenstone Court! Outside you will notice the front porch, perfect for evening cocktails or reading a good book! Head inside where you will find NEW FLOORS throughout the entire...
$369,000
Subdivision: Laurel Glen
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,044
Sq.Ft.
1957
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2123406
MLS
Beautiful home in the much desirable Glen Allen High School district. This home feature 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathroom, open floor plan, laundry room, single story living, with a master bath and bedroom,...
$780,000
Subdivision: Meade Sub
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,827
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2121657
MLS
Outstanding opportunity in the South Anna area of Glen Allen - Custom-built Cape Cod by orginial owner on over 12 private acres in Meade Subdivison awaits its new owners! AMAZING AND VERSATILE...
$399,990
Subdivision: Woodman Glen
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,184
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2123448
MLS
Wow! no reason for waiting to build new construction if you are getting this freshly painted house in HOA-free Community in Glen Allen School District. The house is just a mile away from I295, which...
$499,500
Subdivision: Meadow Farms
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,762
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2123229
MLS
Absolutely Gorgeous 4 BR and 3.5 BA Transitional that features a back yard oasis complete with in ground pool and concrete patio including gazebo and retractable awning! Enter from the covered front...
Open 7/31
3033 Hunton Cottage Ln Glen Allen, VA 23059
$525,000
Subdivision: The Cottages At Hunton Park
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,518
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2122947
MLS
A beautiful 3 Story stone exterior home with 4 bedrooms, 2.1 baths, 2 car garage house in The Cottages at Hunton Park subdivision. Open floor plan, gas fireplace, hardwood floors/Carpet on first...
$319,999
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,641
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2123335
MLS
Wow!! Spotless 4 Bedroom home in the Heart of Glen Allen with a FIRST FLOOR PRIMARY BEDROOM and three spacious bedrooms upstairs. This home is only 7 years old and it has tons of extras! HUGE lot...
$479,950
Subdivision: The Cottages At Crossridge
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,158
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2122721
MLS
This is one you don't want to hesitate to see! Fantastic renovations throughout this stand-alone cottage located in CrossRidge, the 55+ premiere active community in Henrico County. Wood floors...
$549,950
Subdivision: Chadsworth At Wyndham
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,103
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2120823
MLS
Situated on a cul-de-sac lot within walking distance of the Wyndham Swim & Racquet Club, this well maintained home is ready for its new owners! First floor features include a two-story foyer;...