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

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$329,900
Neighborhood: Kimberly Farms
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,376
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2226322
MLS
3 bedroom home all on one level with a 2.49 acre lot . the home sits back off the rd for privacy. This home has been completely remodeled on the inside. You have a large kitchen with all new soft...
$385,000
Neighborhood: Burkwood Farms
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,935
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2226778
MLS
ONE LEVEL LIVING! Welcome Home to 3141 Pineview Dr. in Central Powhatan County. This beautifully maintained one owner home is close to everything this great county has to offer! As you pull into the...
$620,000
Neighborhood: Branchway Forest
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,590
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2226485
MLS
STATELY BRICK RANCH ON 2 ACRES IN POWHATAN! You are going to love the open layout and large rooms in this beautiful 3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath home with attached three car garage. The rooms are large and...
$575,000
Neighborhood: Pocahontas Woods
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,162
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2226895
MLS
Country Privacy with Comcast High Speed Internet! Work from home in your private oasis and enjoy fishing in your back yard pond.
Open floor plan, w/ lots of windows & natural light & features...
$340,000
Neighborhood: Timber Trace
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,896
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2226625
MLS
INVESTOR SPECIAL/CASH ONLY. This is PRICED TO SELL!! (Comparable sales work out to well over $450K - $500K+). Come make this once great Victorian accented beauty whole again! Some exciting updates...
$774,950
Neighborhood: Norwood Creek
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,853
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2226532
MLS
MOVE-IN READY! Located in EASTERN POWHATAN right off Judes Ferry in Norwood Creek! Beautiful Craftsman Style look with a complete open floor concept with FIRST FLOOR Primary built by Patrick...
$489,950
Neighborhood: Branchway Forest
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,718
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2226435
MLS
Welcome To The Market 2300 Gwynmill Lane Powhatan-This Custom Built Home Hits The Market For The 1st Time In It's History. Nestled On 2.18 Park Like Acres In Branchway Forest This Home Offers It ALL...
$349,950
Neighborhood: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,350
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2226389
MLS
Under Construction !! New Rancher on 1.2 acre lot zoned A1 . Close in Powhatan, Convenient to Route 711 and Rt 60. 10 x 16 treated deck
$389,950
Neighborhood: Walnut Creek
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,091
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2226382
MLS
Amazing one owner 2 story country home on a private 5+ acre lot. You'll love the open floor plan, outdoor space, quiet porch and attached 2 car garage. A wonderful flowing floor plan with a...
$2,450,000
Neighborhood: None
4
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
6,277
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
15
Days on Site
2225951
MLS
JAMES RIVER FRONTAGE! Positioned on a knoll that sweeps down to an expansive flood plain with exceptional views of the Upper James, is offered a spectacular 6200 sq. ft. home designed by Jeff Timmons...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
4,632
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
15
Days on Site
2225867
MLS
Amazing opportunity to own over 22 acres and 600 feet of James River water frontage with beautiful land surrounded by equestrian properties. This private oasis is tucked away in a tranquil setting...
$475,000
Neighborhood: None
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,641
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
16
Days on Site
2225841
MLS
Beautiful custom built home tucked away in western Powhatan!! Country scenic views and privacy at its best!! Do not hesitate to set up a showing today for this beautiful home. One of a kind home was...