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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$380,000
Neighborhood: Mattox Crossing
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,549
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2212381
MLS
Beautiful private oasis in the country and still within minutes of shopping, medical facilities, schools, restaurants and more. Inside the large vaulted great room welcomes you with a beautiful...
$349,950
Neighborhood: Spencerwood
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,405
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2213256
MLS
Picture perfect rancher on private cul-de-sac in central Powhatan's Spencerwood neighborhood, convenient to schools, shopping, park, library & YMCA! Beautiful setting with lots of wildlife and...
$280,000
Neighborhood: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,596
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2213254
MLS
3 bedroom 2 bath home on 1.5 acres located just minutes from Powhatan Highway School, gas, grocery, restaurants. Only 15 minutes to Westchester/288. Eat-in kitchen with abundant cabinet storage &...
$245,000
Neighborhood: Slate Springs
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,300
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2213270
MLS
Country, one level living in desirable Powhatan County for an affordable price. 4 bedroom home in western Powhatan. Relaxing country front porch and rear deck. Detached shed. Large eat-in kitchen,...
$264,000
Neighborhood: Powhatan
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,776
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2213119
MLS
Recently Partially Renovated and new carpet upstairs 3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1776 Sq. Ft Single Family home, 2 Acres. Zoned A-1 Residential Suburban
$467,940
Neighborhood: Erin Hill
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,976
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2213160
MLS
Our Rosebury Plan with Farmhouse elevation is under construction at Erin Hill. This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home features a welcoming covered porch, aged pewter hardiplank siding with board and batten...
$350,000
Neighborhood: Red Lane
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,392
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2212534
MLS
NEWLY & COMPLETELY RENOVATED Ranch in COVETED EASTERN POWHATAN off Red Lane!! This home is MOVE-IN Ready! You enter into a cozy Family Room that's had the wall separating it from the Kitchen removed...
$645,000
Neighborhood: Westlake At Mill Mount
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,989
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2212471
MLS
Last chance to get a brand-new home built by Baldwin Creek Custom Homes in Westlake at Mill Mount! This home is packed full of charm and upgrades! Inside you will find an inviting foyer complete with...
$700,000
Neighborhood: None
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,312
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
7
Days on Site
2211681
MLS
Welcome Home to 3333 Scarlet Oak Drive! This spacious home is privately located on 23.19 wooded acres and features 3 Bedrooms, 3 and a Half Bathrooms, a Grand Open Foyer, a Huge Great Room with a...
$649,950
Neighborhood: Fighting Creek
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,400
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2212445
MLS
Waterfront brick home located in central Powhatan on a picturesque cul-de-sac lot. This one owner home offers privacy, convenience and quality throughout. This spacious home has a flexible floor...
$644,990
Neighborhood: Meadow Farms
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,680
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2211275
MLS
SHOWS LIKE A MODEL HOME! Stunning E. Powhatan Farmhouse Situated on 5 Gorgeous Acres of Hardwoods, Trails & a Creek! Built in 2015, this Home Feels Like NEW, Loaded w/UPGRADES! Special Features...
$450,000
Neighborhood: Powhatan
6
Beds
4
Baths
3,902
Sq.Ft.
1950
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2212638
MLS
1 Property Parcel with 2 Houses.

2387 Mill Rd- 2 Bed, 3 Bath, 2637 Sq. Ft Single Family House, Constructed in 1950, 4 Acres. 2022 Tax Assessment $300,900. New January 2022 Rent $1400 and a...