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 2/28
3216 Sherwood Ridge Way Powhatan, VA 23139
$379,500
Subdivision: Sherwood
3
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
2,628
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2104762
MLS
Location Location Location! This One Owner Gem In Sherwood Is Sure To Check The Boxes! The Detached Shop/Office/Garage Is The Ideal "MAN CAVE" With Endless Possibilites...Offering Home School...
$650,000
Subdivision: Founders Bridge
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,271
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2105116
MLS
Built in 2013 by Boone Homes, this all brick transitional home offers a bright open floor plan, gleaming hardwood flooring, handsome millwork, upgraded cabinetry and fresh neutral interior paint....
Open 2/28
2949 New Hope Rd Powhatan, VA 23139
$205,000
Subdivision: Red Lane
3
Beds
1
Baths
960
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2104877
MLS
WOW! Renovated down to the new subfloors! New Roof, New Water Heater, Newer HVAC (2017). Super cute ranch located close to all Powhatan amenities. New LVP floors throughout, New baseboard trim, New...
$279,950
Subdivision: Swiftwood
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,856
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2105000
MLS
Peaceful home on a peaceful and large private lot with a full covered porch. Quiet neighborhood with privacy. Easy to maintain landscaping and Move-in ready! BRAND NEW CARPET AND PAINT. This 3...
$295,000
Subdivision: Red Lane
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,028
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2103383
MLS
What a WONDERFUL property for a growing FAMILY with 4 really nice size bedrooms, EXTRA family room in basement which is roughed in for bath. The kitchen has GRANITE counter tops and TILE backsplash....
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,832
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2104936
MLS
Adorable ranch home with Fresh Paint and New Carpet!! This home offers a large country kitchen with island, window box over kitchen sink, refrigerator, gas cooking. Door to ENCLOSED porch which leads...
$489,950
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,184
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2103812
MLS
Beautiful 4 bedroom 2.5 bath custom farm house on 11+ acres + waterfront on 6 acre pond w/ gorgeous views. Country oasis situated at the end of a long cul-de-sac. 2-story foyer entry w/ chandelier &...
$419,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,359
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2104499
MLS
Ranch living at it's finest! Welcome to your spacious home in an established and quiet neighborhood off of Historic Huguenot Trail. Enjoy working from home in your grand office with crown moulding...
$389,950
Subdivision: Pine Wood Estates
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,979
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2104557
MLS
Beautiful home situated on 2acres,circular driveway w/expansive brick and stone work. Large deck and beautiful landscaping. In ground pool just in time for Spring! This home boasts a lovely open eat...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,941
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2104328
MLS
Home at clearing stage - package available with plat, floor plan and options in price
BASEMENT! BASEMENT New Craftsman Cosby plan with First floor owners suite with large walk in closet and full...
$429,245
Subdivision: Walnut Creek
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,252
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2104218
MLS
HOme to be built - Package available with floorplan, plat and options in price
Sought after Lake front lot with First floor master suite High speed internet. Gorgeous new section of Walnut...
$422,280
Subdivision: Walnut Creek
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,006
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
10
Days on Site
2104245
MLS
Home to be built - Package is available with floor plan, plat and options included in price
6.1 acre level lot in Walnut creek with 20 plus acre lake with access for all residents. The...