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

118 Properties
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Open 1/19
6123 Preakness Stakes Ln Powhatan, VA 23139
$355,000
Subdivision: Paddock
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,180
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2001503
MLS
READY NOW! Craftsman cottage on 2.3 acres in the country - escape to your dream home!! The Paddock in Powhatan - another amazing home by Debenhaus Homes. 4 Bedrooms and 3 Full Baths. Plus...
$514,500
Subdivision: Tilmans Farm
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,350
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2000662
MLS
Welcome to your own rural paradise in the best part of Powhatan. Only two years old, this incredibly built 4 bedroom 3 bathroom custom home sits on a huge corner lot, boasting more land than the...
Open 1/19
2838 Maple Lake Circle Powhatan, VA 23139
$535,000
Subdivision: Maple Grove
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,100
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2001557
MLS
New Construction - 100% complete! Open floor plan offering 1st Floor Master, Open concept. Low maintenance home by quality builder, Ridout Construction. Stone & Hardiplank siding. First level with...
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,380
Sq.Ft.
1830
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2001615
MLS
Welcome to this stunningly gorgeous home on 8 acres in the heart of Powhatan. This home is a uniquely custom built home. This is a combo of a huge addition mixed with a 1830's farm house. The...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,627
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
2
Days on Site
2001698
MLS
Low maintenance living! You will love this efficient, fully upgraded Golf Villa conveniently located in Founders Bridge near shopping, restaurants & the best golf in RVA! This 3 bed, 3.5 bath home...
$639,950
Subdivision: Bel Crest
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
4,356
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2001463
MLS
Come home to your castle with Low Maintenance Living! European brick & stone front elevation w/arched 8' high front door opening into a two story foyer w/sweeping staircase leads to spacious & bright...
$469,950
Subdivision: Branchway Springs
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,227
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1939426
MLS
FULL BASEMENT CRAFTSMAN CAPE COD with First floor master owner's suite - WATER/ marsh FRONTage . Photo's are of model . Craftsman exterior and craftsman interior package with stainless appliances,...
$429,000
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,317
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2001244
MLS
Its Crying time again !!!! Owners relocating. Beautiful almost new open floor plan custom quality built home by Beers and White Builders on 10 private wonderful acres zoned a-1 (horses welcome)....
$394,950
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,264
Sq.Ft.
2010
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2000969
MLS
Set up a showing today for this beautiful rancher with an amazing view overlooking 3 acre pond, bring your fishing pole!!! Home features a new master suite addition complete with office and master...
$265,000
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,072
Sq.Ft.
1969
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2001068
MLS
Great location! Eastern Powhatan! Nice Brick Rancher, situated on 3 acres, close to Restaurants, Schools, Grocery Store and lots of other retail shops. This 4 bedroom Rancher has 2 Master Bedrooms, 1...
$284,950
Subdivision: Lake Shawnee
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,560
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2000804
MLS
Come be the first to see this carefully crafted 3bedroom Craftsman rancher. Enjoy this practically new home without having to wait for it to be built. With no option not thought of, this home has it...
$539,950
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,524
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2000778
MLS
"SHALLOW RIDGE" Eastern Powhatan "HORSE READY" 16 acre farm just off HISTORIC route 711!!!!Less than 10 minutes to rt 288!!This beautiful METICULOUSLY maintained property is private and offers an...