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

83 Properties
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4
Beds
3
Baths
3,024
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2028779
MLS
Custom Farmhouse on 10 private/peaceful acres in Powhatan yet only 20 minutes to Midlothian shopping/dining! Zoned agricultural so potential to have horses/livestock (confirm with county on permit...
Open 9/27
1612 Wildwood Shores Dr Powhatan, VA 23139
$729,900
Subdivision: Fighting Creek
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,902
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2029066
MLS
The Foremost In WATERFRONT Living Is Now Available On Lake Randolph. An Absolute Premier Property Designed By Architect John Flippen To Allow For Waterfront Vista's From Almost Every Angle Of This...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,140
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2027870
MLS
2014 single wide mobile home 16x76 purchased and set on 6.618 acres in Powhatan County in 2015. Beautiful Pond located just in front of the home. Has a long driveway, lots of gravel parking for...
$270,000
Subdivision: Kimberly Farms
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,381
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2028422
MLS
This beautifully renovated home is move in ready! It has fresh paint throughout, laminate floors, new carpet & light fixtures. When you enter, the family room has a brick fireplace, built-in...
$283,000
Subdivision: Spencerwood West
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,888
Sq.Ft.
1989
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2028473
MLS
Beautiful 3 Bedroom Colonial Home located on a huge corner lot in Central Powhatan. This home has been very well taken care of featuring a large family room with fireplace, eat-in kitchen with...
$399,950
Subdivision: Flint Hill
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,983
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2028385
MLS
EXCEPTIONAL OPPORTUNITY AND BETTER THAN MOST NEW HOMES!! Sad original owner/contractor/builder has relocated and is selling his "Dream Home"! New or Like New at every turn including, but not limited...
$1,300,000
Subdivision: Canterbury Farms
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,300
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2027433
MLS
Welcome to Perkinson Homes The Alessi. Entering the home you are greeted by a beautiful two story foyer. Off the foyer is a study that features floor to ceiling built-ins. Across from the study you...
$1,300,000
Subdivision: Canterbury Farms
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,934
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2027447
MLS
The Tara brought to you by PERKINSON HOMES! A beautiful Pennsylvania Dutch style home. As you walk into the home you are welcomed into an open foyer with a formal dining room and study. The dining...
$1,200,000
Subdivision: Canterbury Farms
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
4,081
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2028171
MLS
You will not believe this stunning 4 bedroom and 3.5 bathroom home located in the highly sought after Canterbury Farms community!
Your new home is appointed with rich detailing throughout,...
$249,950
Subdivision: Chestnut Oaks
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,350
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2028231
MLS
You are going to love this ONE-LEVEL LIVING, UPDATED 3 bedroom, 2 bath, BUILT-TO LAST home (1,350 sq. ft.) with special attributes such as: OPEN CONCEPT floor plan, NEW windows, ALL NEW FLOORING...
$549,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,338
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2026956
MLS
First Offering On This One Of A Kind Unique Home Custom Built To The Hilt! All Brick With Newer Roof, Newer HVAC, Newer Well Pump. The Spacious Kitchen Has Custom Oak Cabinets, Granite Counter Tops,...
$179,950
Subdivision: Hicks
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,025
Sq.Ft.
1968
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2027871
MLS
Refurbished home - roof and vinal siding are 3 months old - stove and dishwasher are new - Hot water heater 18 months old - Heat pump coil replaced - Vinyl windows 12 years old - Comcast available -...