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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4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
2,543
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2027651
MLS
The "Edisto River Cottage" is a Southern Living Home floor plan situated on 4.36 acres in Hanover County. Elegant and spacious- this home has it all! As you step onto the front porch, notice the...
$549,900
Subdivision: Wooddys Hundred
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,437
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029605
MLS
Brick transitional with style and charm on three acres in Hanover County! The high quality construction is evident upon arriving and admiring the all brick construction, aggregate walkways, quoined...
$220,000
Subdivision: Beaverdam Park The Vlgs Of
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,296
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029615
MLS
Cape cod in the heart of Mechanicsville. 3 bd, 1.5 bath, open and spacious eat in kitchen, FR, Laundry room. Side patio, detached storage shed. Fenced rear yard. Convenient to shopping,...
Open 10/3
8023 Blythe Terrace Mechanicsville, VA 23116
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,122
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029767
MLS
HOME IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, scheduled to be completed soon! This designer homes was thoughtfully-planned, boasting an open floorplan, gourmet kitchen with gas cooking, granite counters and large...
Open 10/4
15354 Saint Peters Church Rd Montpelier, VA 23192
4
Beds
1
Baths
1,104
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2028591
MLS
THE PERFECT HOME FOR THE FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS! Come visit this 4 BDRM 1 full bath rancher in Hanover County. Step in from the 16X8 front deck to find an open living room & eat-in kitchen w/NEW...
$320,000
Subdivision: Cedarlea Park
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,324
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029796
MLS
Great location to be near 295 and 95 and situated on a quiet cul-de-sac lot in much sought after Cedarlea Park subdivision in Glen Allen, Va. The home features 4 bedrooms a formal living room with...
$244,950
Subdivision: Bruce Estates
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,512
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029342
MLS
Get ready for an awesome opportunity to live in a quite cul-de-sac surrounded by woods. This vinyl sided cape gives you an excellent location but is tucked away at the end of the road for peaceful...
Open 10/4
9328 Blacksmith Dr Mechanicsville, VA 23116
$340,000
Subdivision: Rural Point
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,504
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029651
MLS
Quiet and highly sought after neighborhood. Move-in ready, one level living. New extra large patio, spacious composite deck, huge 1 acre well manicured yard, separate water line run to cute garden,...
$629,900
Subdivision: Iron Hill Section I
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,125
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2030096
MLS
CUSTOM-BUILT HOME WITH COVERED PORCH ON NEARLY 9 ACRE LOT! Built by James River Custom Homes, the Doswell floor plan is sure to wow any onlooker. Located in the coveted community of IRON HILL in...
$478,500
Subdivision: Garrison Manor
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,282
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2030068
MLS
Welcome to this Garrison Manor charmer with the wow factor you've been waiting for! ALREADY BUILT & has a custom-build feel that you won't find in the average new home. Neighborhood almost complete &...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,776
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2024435
MLS
Come see this well maintained and updated 4 bedroom 2.5 bath Dutch Colonial with oversized 2.5 car attached garage and custom detached hobby/storage shed on an acre of landscaped privacy. Home...
$279,000
Subdivision: Lereve Manor
5
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
2,044
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2028774
MLS
Welcome to 6316 Dahlia RD
Super nice 2044 sq ft split level 5 bedroom 3 bath in Lereve Manor, the lower lever has 2 average sized bedrooms, large full bath A huge den with newer carpet,...