What You'll Love About Hanover


The Amenities

Highly sought after schools, historical sites, convenient location; There is so much to love about Hanover!

The Employment

Hanover County businesses are part of Richmond's flourishing corporate community. Hanover has a very low unemployment rate of just 3.4%.

The Weather

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


Hanover Real Estate

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Come Explore Life in Hanover

Founded in 1720, Hanover County is approaching its 300th anniversary. Hanover is filled with history and currently has 39 sites on the National Register of Historic Places or the Virginia Landmarks Register, 56 Virginia Historical Markers, and was home to Patrick Henry, the “voice of the American Revolution”, for most of his life.

Hanover was a popular overnight stop on the stagecoach route between Richmond and Williamsburg during Colonial times due to its convenient location. It is still popular today for many of the same reasons. Located just minutes outside of Richmond and only a few hours from DC it is a popular suburb for those who work in either location. Its location combined with a strong local economy, high quality of living, and festive community events are just a handful of the reasons Hanover is so highly sought-after.


Spotlights of Hanover

 

Parks & Rec

  

 

Local Attractions

The Hanover County Department of Parks and Recreation offers over 500 acres of parkland including beautiful trails, historic landmarks, athletic fields, relaxing shelters as well as safe accessible playgrounds. The Department of Parks and Recreation also offers a variety of events throughout the year for all ages and interests.

With miles of wide open space to explore, you can discover history or adventure easily in Hanover County. Here you can enjoy the great outdoors, conquer the thrills of Kings Dominion, or dine in a 225-year-old tavern that has hosted our founding fathers. With an assortment of restaurants, diverse shopping and hometown festivals, you are never far from fun in Hanover!

Employment

Education

Hanover County is part of the thriving corporate community in Central Virginia. Hanover boasts a diverse economic base which includes 12 Fortune 1000 headquarters, and well-established firms with advanced operations in the pharmaceutical, chemical, biotech, and semiconductor industries.

Hanover County is home to one of the most sought after and highly ranked public school systems in Central Virginia. Hanover County is also is home to ten National Blue Ribbon Schools, has the 2nd lowest four-year cohort dropout rate and the second highest four-year cohort graduation rate in all of Virginia. Hanover is also home to Randolph-Macon College, located in the town of Ashland.

Shopping & Dining

Community Events

Hanover is a shopping paradise full of unique discoveries and wonderful treasures. Here you will find modern shopping centers, quaint locally-owned shops and everything in between offering handcrafted art, décor and accessories.

Hanover is chock full of fabulous community events. There is something for everyone to enjoy here! Local favorites include down-home festivals like: The Hanover Tomato Festival, which celebrates one of the county’s most valuable assets: the Hanover tomato, & The Ashland Strawberry Faire in historic Ashland.


Your Hanover Real Estate Search

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$279,950
Neighborhood: Sledd Run
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,131
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2217068
MLS
Showings begin TUESDAY 6/28!!! Finishing touches are being put on this adorable, 3 bedroom, 2 full bath Ranch home in Sledds Run. This home features many NEW updates/renovations including kitchen...
Open 6/26
7233 Snaffle Ln Mechanicsville, VA 23111
$265,000
Neighborhood: Bruce Estates
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,310
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2216477
MLS
THIS 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathroom CUL-DE-SAC RANCH HOME WILL SELL FAST! The home features a 18X5 front porch entrance, a family room w/French doors & C/FAN, eat-in kitchen w/wood cabinetry, tile...
Open 6/25
11198 Cobbs Rd Glen Allen, VA 23059
$254,950
Neighborhood: None
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,196
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217698
MLS
All brick 2 bedroom 1 and 1/2 bath brick rancher and detached garage on almost 4 acres. Great potential. This property is being sold AS IS. Great location, just 4 miles to I95 and 15 minutes to...
Open 6/26
16388 Woodman Hall Rd Montpelier, VA 23192
3
Beds
1
Baths
2,184
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217715
MLS
Hurry !! This one won't last! Great all brick ranch on almost 6 acres. Large kitchen, family room, 3 bedrooms and 1 full bath on the main level. Awesome walk out basement with huge family room and...
Open 6/25
7973 Bear Grass Ln Mechanicsville, VA 23111
$329,950
Neighborhood: Pebble Creek
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,584
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217866
MLS
Turn Key Home - ready now! Pack your bags and move right into this updated colonial on a cul de sac lot in the highly sought after Pebble Creek subdivision with community Pool, tennis courts,...
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,092
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217898
MLS
The home you have been waiting for! Just minutes from the town of Montpelier, VA. This home features EZ Maintenance Brick and Vinyl. This Inside Features an Open Concept with a Vaulted Ceiling in...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,248
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217910
MLS
Welcome to 18420 Taylors Creek Road where tranquility awaits you. This wonderful 3 bedroom, 2 bath ranch style home nestled on 2.61 acres in Montpelier offers privacy and convenience to amenities...
$239,000
Neighborhood: Battlefield Farms
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,508
Sq.Ft.
1964
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217917
MLS
Solid Brick home features 3 bedrooms 1 full bath, Family room with brick fireplace, eat in kitchen, utility room
This home need some updates and repairs being sold AS-IS
$1,500,000
Neighborhood: Red Hill
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
3,759
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2217896
MLS
Exquisite estate in western Hanover, meticulously designed to meet the needs of the most discriminating homeowner or equestrian. The awe-inspiring chef's kitchen was renovated in 2020 and features...
$505,000
Neighborhood: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,127
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2214298
MLS
The BEST OF BOTH WORLDS; Gentle country living yet 18 minutes from Short Pump. This gorgeous property is 10+ acres of sloping pastures and hardwood trees. Entering the house, you will see the soaring...
$499,950
Neighborhood: Ash Creek
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,121
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2216774
MLS
Gorgeous Brick Front Open, Light and Bright Transitional Home in Ash Creek. Situated in an Amazing, small Cul-de-Sac of similarly Up-Scale Homes. Just a 3 minute walk to Ash Creek's Community Pool,...
$334,950
Neighborhood: The Bluffs At Bell Creek
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,558
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2216291
MLS
Hello cutie! Walk in to the large family room with open concept to the dining area. The hardwood floors continue into the primary bedroom with large walk-in-closet and en suite bathroom. An...