Chesterfield County lies to the southwest of Richmond, VA just under a 30-minute drive away. Residents of Chesterfield County get to enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in tune with nature while enjoying the convenience of being close to urban amenities. There are many beautiful properties in this region, including private holiday retreats, lakefront properties, luxury estates and new custom-built homes.
Chesterfield County Homes For Sale & Accolades
There are more than 333,000 people living in Chesterfield County. Homes for sale in different neighborhoods throughout the county are highly-desirable, as the region has gathered plenty of recognition and accolades over the years. Besides having the lowest crime rate in the Metro Richmond area, American City Business Journals named Chesterfield County the "17th Best Place to Live in America". America's Promise Alliance named Chesterfield County one of the "100 Best Communities for Young People" for its initiatives in preparing youth for future success, such as implementing programs that improve high school graduation rates.
The local economy in Chesterfield County is largely industry-based, with over 41 international companies operating in the county, including household names like Amazon, Capital One, Honeywell, and DuPont.
Around Chesterfield County Property
There are plenty of opportunities for activities and recreation around Chesterfield County property for residents and visitors alike. The 7,950 acre Pocahontas State Park is right inside the county, where families come for picnicking, hiking, swimming, boating, and camping. Golfers can tee off in one of many country clubs or golf courses found around the county, such as The Country Club at The Highlands, Providence Golf Club, and Meadowbrook Country Club.
There are also plenty of Civil War and colonial era sites for history buffs to explore, such as the Chesterfield County Museum, Drewry's Bluff Civil War Site, the Magnolia Grange mansion, and the Eppington Plantation home.
Popular neighborhoods include:
- Chesdin Landing
- Hampton Park
- and The Woods at Summerford
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Updated:19th February, 2019 4:31 AM.