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

 

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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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$329,950
Subdivision: Newtonwood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,916
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2131881
MLS
Gorgeous move in ready 4 bedroom colonial home with full front porch and 2 car detached garage on 2.28 acres, side screen porch and deck across rear of home. Secluded and flat back yard....
$379,950
Subdivision: Lake Shawnee
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,963
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2131931
MLS
Under Construction and will be ready to move in the Winter of 2022! Beautiful 2 story open concept floor plan. Craftsman exterior with stone accents. Spacious Great Room with low maintenance LVP...
$750,000
Subdivision: Norwood Creek
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,995
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2131945
MLS
: This gorgeous 5 bedroom 3.5 bath custom built ALL BRICK home w/ 5 CAR GARAGE in Powhatan on 6.5 acre cul-de-sac lot is your perfect private country oasis. Upon entry is the foyer w/ hardwood...
$249,950
Subdivision: Slate Springs
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,220
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2131958
MLS
If you are looking for a beautifully built 1,220 square foot home with one-level living & new construction, look no further! This custom built-built ranch style home features 3 bedrooms, 2 full...
$859,900
Subdivision: Founders Bridge
4
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
4,215
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2131627
MLS
This gorgeous, brick Transitional home is nestled on a cul-de-sac in the prestigious estate section of one of Metro Richmond's finest golf course communities! This GEM w/over 4,200 square feet boasts...
$249,950
Subdivision: Harrison
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,156
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2131594
MLS
Taken down to almost a skeleton to make for a better renovation, this 3 bedroom plus office home with 2 bathrooms on almost an acre very close in has so much to offer I doubt I'll even be able to...
$235,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,320
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
12
Days on Site
2131059
MLS
Great home with TONS of potential! Needs TLC, but this well built, brick home sits on almost 1.5 acres. The main floor offers 3 nice sized bedrooms, bright family room and kitchen, and a spacious...
$845,624
Subdivision: Tilmans Farm
4
Beds
4
Baths
3,949
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
14
Days on Site
2130831
MLS
The Augusta Home Plan IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION by Main Street Homes! This stunning Energy Star certified home sits on 2.7 acre wooded lot and offers 9-foot ceilings on the first floor, an open floor...
$490,000
Subdivision: Shadow Creek
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,765
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
15
Days on Site
2130425
MLS
You won't want to miss everything this amazing home on 2.2 acres has to offer! On the main level, you have an office space at the front, a half-bathroom, a formal dining area, and a first floor...
$435,000
Subdivision: Burkwood Farms
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,176
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
16
Days on Site
2130223
MLS
Beautiful 4 bedroom home in Eastern Powhatan with 2 Car Garage . Built in 2017 and sits on a peaceful 3 acre lot .
$574,900
Subdivision: Huguenot Forest
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,084
Sq.Ft.
1974
Year Built
17
Days on Site
2127786
MLS
Stunning updated Brick Rancher on 1.76 acres with walk-out finished Basement. Kitchen has been updated with Custom cabinets, SS appliances (all convey), Granite Counters and see through gas fireplace...
$729,000
Subdivision: Founders Bridge
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,015
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
20
Days on Site
2129585
MLS
This all brick, beautiful, one owner home is located on the 6th fairway of Independence Golf Course - There are 4 spacious, well-lit bedrooms and 3 1/2 bathrooms. The sunroom overlooks the gorgeous...