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

 

Parks & Rec

  

 

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

52 Properties
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3
Beds
2
Baths
1,852
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2123111
MLS
Welcome to this 1 owner, well cared for rancher at the end of a cul-de-sac in Powhatan in the Lake Randolph community. Situated on just shy of 2.5 acres, this 3 bed, 2 bath home is ready for its next...
$749,000
Subdivision: Butterwood Creek
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
5,731
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2122611
MLS
Multi generational possibilities here! This unbelievable property has so many assets starting with the custom built home loaded with upgrades like new 50 year roof, 2 zone HVAC, hardwood floors, LVT...
$245,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,768
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2123018
MLS
Charming home with new red tin roof, situated on 2 stunning acres and surrounded by fruit trees (pears, apple, grape arbor and blackberries) in desirable Powhatan! Detached 2.5 car garage with...
$359,000
Subdivision: Powhatan
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,874
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2123070
MLS
MOVE IN READY! IMMACULATE! WELL MAINTAINED ONE LEVEL LIVING! 3 bedrooms, 2 baths ,located on over 3 1/2 acres, Lots of privacy, Freshly painted, Gorgeous wood floors and recessed lighting throughout...
$375,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,703
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2122930
MLS
SUPERB LOCATION! ONLY 6.2 MILES TO ROUTE 288! THE POPULAR "NORWOOD ll" PLAN CONSTRUCTED BY AWARD WINNING TIMBERCREEK BUILDING AND DESIGN!!! HOUSE SITS BEAUTIFULLY ON PRIVATE WOODED LOT! CRAFTSMEN...
$399,000
Subdivision: Trenholm Village
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,783
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2122632
MLS
Looking for serenity and space to grow? Check out this 2783 sqft beauty in Powhatan! On nearly 5 acres, the 4 bedrooms (or five if you wanted!) mean either space for an expanding family, or more room...
$480,000
Subdivision: Westlake At Mill Mount
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,840
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2122144
MLS
Welcome to Westlake at Mill Mount. This 5 Bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home is located in the DESIRABLE lake community Eastern Powhatan w/special features such as: Hardwood Floors, 9 ft. ceilings, and much...
$460,000
Subdivision: Huguenot Hundred
5
Beds
3
Baths
3,160
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2122358
MLS
You will absolutely LOVE the convenience of this terrific home situated on over 2 acres just across the Powhatan County line just minutes from Rt. 288! The large, open great room with beautiful...
Open 8/1
3510 Sherwood Bluff Way Powhatan, VA 23139
$350,000
Subdivision: Sherwood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,220
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2121667
MLS
Looking for country life with a little bit of acreage to spread out but in a neighborhood for the kids to play? Spacious colonial two story home with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This beautiful property...
$210,000
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,192
Sq.Ft.
1934
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2120779
MLS
Adorable home in historic little town of Clayville in Eastern Powhatan. Home offers Eat-In country kitchen with large pantry, Dining room with lighted ceiling fan, Family room with brick fireplace,...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,388
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2119872
MLS
Magazine worthy ranch style home on 3 acres w/ 5 bedrooms!! The stunning property offers everything you need for a forever home! The open concept living room features hardwood flooring and large...
$300,000
Subdivision: Timber Creek
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,993
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2121885
MLS
Custom built 2 story Colonial with 10 acres. Excellent location with just over a 10 minute drive to The Mill at Fine Creek, Watkins Landing on the James River, & 288 to help get you to all points of...