Chesterfield County Real Estate
Welcome to Chesterfield, Virginia! Just 18 miles south of Richmond, Chesterfield is located in between the James River and the Appomattox River. Its proximity to the city, recreation opportunities, wide selection of restaurants, shopping, historic significance, variety of neighborhoods and school system all make Chesterfield a highly attractive area for families to settle. There are several exciting areas as well as pockets of quieter neighborhoods, which make Chesterfield a sought after area in Central Virginia.
Chesterfield has a population of approximately 339,000 with 75% of residents owning a home. The median home value is $231,700.
Some popular neighborhoods in Chesterfield include: Woodlake, Hampton Park, Magnolia Green, Chesdin Landing, Ashbrook, Brandermill, Hallsely, Birkdale and many more. If you are looking for a home in Chesterfield County, be sure to check out Bon Air, Manchester and Rockwood.
One of the main attraction in Chesterfield County is Pocahontas State Park, which offers boating, picnicking, camping, camping cabins, 90-plus miles of trails, and nature and history programs. The Aquatic Center, which has a toddler pool, fountain wet deck, three-foot and five-foot-deep leisure pools, an activity pool and two tubular water slides, affords seasonal water-based activities for all. Three lakes offer plenty of fishing. Boat rentals are available seasonally by the 225-acre Swift Creek Lake.