What You'll Love About Powhatan


The Amenities

Beautiful Countryside, Rich History, Perfect for Outdoor Recreation; Powhatan has something for everyone!

The Employment

There are many great places to work in Powhatan including small business, public schools, and local government and also has a very low unemployment rate of just 3.3%

The Weather

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


Powhatan Real Estate

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Come Explore Life in Powhatan

Originally settled by French Huguenots in the early 1700s, Powhatan County was created by The Virginia General Assembly in 1777. The County was named in honor of the Indian Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahontas.

While maintaining a charming rural atmosphere, Powhatan’s central location provides its residents with access to major cultural, recreational, educational and medical centers. Powhatan ranks as one of the fastest growing localities in Virginia, creating a diverse population of residents who are proud to call Powhatan home. A strong sense of community, high quality of living, and the beautiful countryside are just a handful of the reasons Powhatan,VA is so highly sought-after.


Spotlights of Powhatan

 

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Local Attractions

Living in Powhatan makes it easy to enjoy the great outdoors. The county boasts plenty of places to play like: the 200 acre Fighting Creek Park that houses numerous athletic fields, a large playground, walking trails, and picnic shelters; and Powhatan State park which is nestled on the James River.

There are plenty of great attractions in Powhatan for everyone regardless of their interest. You can enjoy a tasting at any of the fabulous wineries and breweries, visit one of the many historical sites that call Powhatan home, explore the great outdoors, or attend one of the many local festivals. You are never too far from fun in Powhatan.

Employment

Education

There are so many great places to work in Powhatan, VA. The county is home to many small business owners and entrepreneurs, has a thriving agricultural scene, and many people work for the county itself either in local government, administration, public safety, or education.

Powhatan is a hub for excellent educational opportunities. It is home to the Powhatan County Public School System which is made up of three elementary schools, one middle schools, and one high school. All of Powhatans public schools are fully accredited; offer high proficiency in Reading, Math, Science, and Social Studies; along with high attendance ratings. Additionally, there is also one private school in Powhatan county; Blessed Sacrament Huguenot Catholic School.

Shopping & Dining

Community Events

In Powhatan you will be hard pressed to find fancy retail stores or fine dining, but this does not mean there isn’t a plethora of quaint stores and tasty eateries. The county is home to many small businesses, is full of charming antique stores, and you are never far from delicious at any of the many mom and pop style restaurants.

Powhatan is home to many wonderful community events, There are annual parades featuring local businesses & community members, a county fair, crafts shows, wine festivals, & historical celebrations. It is easy to see why there is such a strong sense of community here.


Your Powhatan Real Estate Search

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Open 10/20
2750 Trenholm Rd Palmyra, VA 23139
$249,950
Subdivision: Palmore
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,420
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
1
Days on Site
1933667
MLS
THIS BEAUTIFUL NEW CONSTRUCTION is here!! come check out this beautiful home that is just 249,950. This home is perfect for a wide range of buyers. This home has many stunning features that make it a...
$239,500
Subdivision: Lake Shawnee
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,152
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
3
Days on Site
1932938
MLS
Meticulously maintained ranch located just 10 miles from Rt. 288! This adorable home has amazing seasonal views of Lake Shawnee just across the street! This 3 bedroom 2 bath home features many...
$325,000
Subdivision: Genito West
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,016
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
3
Days on Site
1932981
MLS
Country living at its best!! Take a lovely drive along the wooded lot where you will fall in love with this beautiful ranch home that sits on over 5 acres. Wood floors, gorgeous kitchen, and a...
$265,000
Subdivision: Spencerwood West
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,524
Sq.Ft.
1976
Year Built
3
Days on Site
1933530
MLS
Welcome to 2724 Briarpatch Lane! this adorable rancher is newly renovated featuring fresh paint throughout, remodeled bathrooms, refinished hardwood floors, NEW heat pump, NEW well pump, NEW carpet...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,503
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1933615
MLS
POWHATAN PARADISE!!!!!PRIVATE!! Unique CUSTOM home on 2 ACRES zoned AGRICULTURAL! This one owner home was custom built by the sellers WITH MANY MANY new tasteful upgrades you would find in a new...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,160
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1933317
MLS
Adorable rancher set back off the road on over 2 acres. It features an open kitchen with gas oven, pantry closet, and laundry closet. The family room is open to the kitchen with ceiling fan and gas...
$735,000
Subdivision: Huntington
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,832
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1933343
MLS
Welcome to The Trails at Huntington, the Newest Community in Powhatan! The Stuart by Dumont Homes is a breathtaking Euro Cottage Style Custom Home that features high-end custom touches throughout,...
$390,000
Subdivision: Swiftwood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,338
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
5
Days on Site
1932900
MLS
Two story home with attached 2 car garage on 4 acres in Powhatan only minutes to 288, local shopping and the high school! First level includes 2 story foyer, great room with gas fireplace, office,...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,818
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
5
Days on Site
1933178
MLS
Welcome to 3510 Kool Lane! This brand new 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 1,818 SF home is situated on a 4.85 acre lot in Powhatan county. It's located within 12 miles of the Oilville Exit of I64 and 25 minutes...
Open 10/13
2211 Old Tavern Rd Powhatan, VA 23139
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,608
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
5
Days on Site
1933163
MLS
MOVE RIGHT IN! You won't want to miss this turnkey beauty and all of its Powhatan charm. The home features one level living and an unfinished basement to make your own. You will love coming home to...
$199,900
Subdivision: Chestnut Oaks
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,272
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1933185
MLS
This home is in great condition, new carpet and new paint inside, roof is only 7 years old (25 year roof), new range countertop and sink, new wiring and panel box installed recently, vinyl tilt...
$635,000
Subdivision: Huntington
4
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
3,650
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
10
Days on Site
1932115
MLS
Close-in Powhatan, miles from 288 off Rte. 60. Sought after Huntington's new neighborhood "The Trails at Huntington'". This new first floor master plus second bedroom with bath on first floor...