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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Open 5/9
3834 Mill Mount Dr Powhatan, VA 23139
$526,900
Subdivision: Westlake At Mill Mount
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,003
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2113093
MLS
Luxurious waterfront brick home, over 3,000 square feet, at WESTLAKE AT MILL MOUNT in beautiful Powhatan. Showings begin Saturday 5/8 after 1:00pm BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Large, gorgeous,...
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,780
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2113209
MLS
Welcome to 3541 Sherwood Bluff Way! This 4 bedroom Colonial with an oversized 3 car garage sits on a very private dead end street. This is a cul-de-sac lot and features mature hardwoods, walking...
$399,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,974
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2113275
MLS
Welcome Home! Totally private beautiful like new 2 story home zoned A1 a little bit country with a easy drive to the city. First flr bdrm w/full bath could be used for in-law or nanny. Large eat...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,862
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2113382
MLS
Charming country property with 3.84 acres offering lots of privacy and plenty of space to enjoy nature and gardening. Bring your animals! Property consists of two tax parcels that were to be combined...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,308
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2112978
MLS
EASTERN POWHATAN!! Welcome to your private retreat set on 2.07 acres in Eastern Powhatan. Freshly Painted Interior 2021. New Carpet throughout 2021. FIRST FLOOR LIVING House plan that includes...
Open 5/8
2339 Stoney Brook Rd Powhatan, VA 23139
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,400
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2112834
MLS
Your dream cottage is waiting for you! This open concept cottage is nestled on a 3 acre wooded home site, located on a quiet country road across from a horse farm. How perfect! The rooms are filled...
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,640
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2110270
MLS
***THOUSANDS UNDER ASSESSED VALUE***Nearly an ACRE and 3,600+ sq ft of Living Space above ground PLUS a Finished Partial Walkout Basement! This Sprawling Transitional is Just over the Chesterfield...
$464,950
Subdivision: Butterwood Creek
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,408
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2112861
MLS
Custom-built, very well-maintained 3 bedroom, 2 full bath home(2,408 sq. ft.)in Eastern Powhatan in sought-after Butterwood Creek neighborhood w/ special features such as: wrap-around porch, gorgeous...
$209,900
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,908
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2113034
MLS
Welcome home to a private, beautifully updated rancher manufactured home in Powhatan County! Nestled in the trees on 2 acres of land, this home offers great level lot space, over 1900 sq ft, 4...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,218
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2111022
MLS
A place like no other is exactly what you will say after you get a chance to see this home and gorgeous property! Life on 35.1 acres, including a 2 acre field! 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths 2218 square feet...
$319,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,584
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2112098
MLS
Looking for the perfect hideaway home on an equestrian property? Then welcome home to this charming & secluded 3 bedroom, 2 bath transitional ranch home. Weather you are looking to get into horse...
$639,950
Subdivision: Branchway Forest
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,561
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2111913
MLS
You are not going to want to miss opportunity to own this new construction 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath Custom-built home (3,561 sq. ft.) in the desired neighborhood of Branchway Springs with special...