Chesterfield County

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Nestled between the James River and Lake Chesdin, Chesterfield County is a stunning suburb of Richmond, Virginia. Home to more than 370,00 residents bustling through thousands of neighborhoods, the community continues to grow and delight. You can discover outdoor adventures along the winding trails, savor unique culinary experiences, experience living history, and expand your horizons with performing arts. Let's see why Chesterfield County is a top place to live!

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Chesterfield County At a Glance

Travel & Commute

  • Travel time to Richmond: 29 minutes
  • Travel time to Richmond International Airport: 36 minutes
  • Major highways: Interstates 64, 95, 295 and US Route 1
  • RVA Bike Share stations throughout

Quick Facts

  • Population is nearing 370,000
  • There are no incorporated towns in Chesterfield County
  • Median home value is $362,000
  • No. 41 best place to live in the entire United States

Chesterfield County Attractions

Why Do Residents Choose Chesterfield County?

Parks & Recreation

Rich in natural beauty, flanked by two major rivers, and offering a wealth of recreation possibilities, Chesterfield County is a stunning destination for nature lovers and outdoorsy types. Don't miss the Dutch Gap Conservation Area, which is recognized as one of the best birding sites on the East Coast. And Pocahontas State Park offers one of the best campgrounds in the country, along with 7,724 scenic acres to explore.


With its pedigree stretching back to 1749, even modern attractions in Chesterfield County carry a historical weight. Take for example, the uplifting and inspiring Swift Creek Mill Theatre, where you'll find performances of your favorite plays and cabarets set in a circa 1663 building. Or try truly stepping back in time at the Magnolia Grange House Museum, an 1822 Federal period home turned living history attraction.


Chesterfield County Public Schools serves more than 63,000 students across 67 schools, including 7 National Blue Ribbon Schools, 8 National ESEA Distinguished Schools, and 7 Middle Schools to Watch. The District also earns high marks for various specialty programs such as Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and career pathways.


Chesterfield County is a vibrant community with an abundance of annual events that entertain residents and visitors alike. The trademark gathering is the one-of-a-kind harvest festival, Hops in the Park, that celebrates the farmers and consumers of food and drink made in Virginia. Other festivities include the Chesterfield LIVE! music festival, the SPICE Cultural Festival, and all of your favorite holiday traditions.

Experience Living History

Steeped in history, Chesterfield County preserves the past in a thoroughly modern way. Enjoy the historical flair that enhances annual events and popular attractions. From the ancient waterways of the rivers and lakes to pristinely renovated buildings and historic sites, the past comes alive at places including Henricus Historical Park, the Eppington Plantation, and the Mid-Lothian Mines Park.

Chesterfield County Homebuying Resources

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