Centreville, VA is a culturally diverse community with socio-economically mixed neighborhoods. The area offers a large variety of housing and employment opportunities. There are several large open shopping centers in and around Centreville as well as nearby Fair Oaks Mall in Fairfax. Prepare to indulge in a wide variety of delicious, ethnic cuisine from Korean fried chicken to Asian-style Barbeque, decadent cafes and bakeries to authentic, casual Italian.
Centreville has a sizable Korean-American community and one of the largest concentrations of Korean-American populations in Fairfax County. The area is known through Korean circles as a residential, up-and-coming Koreatown. The Connection newspaper writes, “The recent commercial explosion of Korean-owned and operated business has changed the landscape; now commonplace are store fronts, banners and posted signs written in hangul , the Korean script, advertising everything from barbershops to churches to Korean pop concerts.”
The population of Centreville is approximately 72,000 and occupies 9.73 square miles.
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Centreville is a community within Fairfax County located approximately 26 miles from D.C. Routes 66, 29, and 28 intersect in the heart of town, and Route 50 is in close proximity. Centreville is still a relatively newly developed area. The living costs—mainly housing—are affordable at the moment. People find this community pleasant to live and many people are moving into the area.
The median cost of a home is $376K. There are several options when searching for housing in Centreville. There are condos, townhomes, apartments, and single-family properties. There are planned communities with amenities as well as individual homes, new and old. Browse the newest real estate listings in Centreville, VA.
Fairfax County is ranked fifth in the nation for public schools. The school system is divided into five regions with each region organized into geographically based pyramids. Region 4 serves the Centreville pyramid with six elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school, and one alternative high school. Find homes in Centreville by school district.
The average commute time is 26 minutes. Depending on the direction of travel, Centreville offers several options for commuting. The Fairfax County Connector bus can take you between the metro and the Park & Ride. There is also the metro bus system. The Vienna metro—the closest metro—is 11.4 miles from Centreville. Dulles Airport is only eight miles away and can be accessed by Route 28.
Centreville is surrounded by history. There are many historical landmarks and museums not only in the community but in much of the surrounding area. Virginia has over 200 wineries and vineyards. The Winery at Bull Run, which sits on the border of the Manassas Battlefield on the edge of Fairfax County, is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the outdoors. They offer a space for families and pets as well as adults only. For indoor relaxation—Spa World—a traditional Korean-style spa, is a much-loved 24-hour destination with hot pools, saunas, massage, a smoothie bar, and a casual Korean restaurant.
Also in Centreville is the Stuart-Mosby Civil War Cavalry Museum, Cox Farm, Bull Run Regional Park, Bull Run Regional Park Shooting Center, Atlantis Water Park, Pirate’s Cove Water Park, Blacksburg Ford, and not too far from town is Manassas Battlefield and George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Bull Run Regional Park is the host to several 5K runs, cultural festivals, music festivals, a campground, wine festivals, a Christmas light show and much more. Cox Farm offers a large variety of activities especially fun during the Fall with hayrides, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, slides, and Halloween haunted attractions.
Some annual events are the Relay Trail Run, Vintage Virginia, and Jazz Festival all held at Bull Run Regional Park. There are several annual events held in the park.
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