Living in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg, Virginia, comprises roughly two dozen neighborhoods ranging from affordable to upscale. Historic homes for sale in Fredericksburg city center are among the more pricey Fredericksburg real estate. Remodeled row houses and single family residences range in size from studios to four bedrooms, with most built before 1939.

A fair amount of residents living in the city center neighborhood walk or ride a bike to work. Other exclusive neighborhoods lie on the northwestern part of the city and include the Chancellorville, Storck, Hartwood, and Fall neighborhoods. The most affordable neighborhoods include Four Mile Fork, Five Mile Fork, and Leavells, where you'll find modern apartments and single family homes up to four bedrooms in size.

What do Locals Love?

Goolrick’s Modern Pharmacy offers a blast from the past with its home cooked meals, sweet treats, and longest running soda fountain in the country. With quaint specialty shops, art galleries, studios, and restaurants, downtown Fredericksburg is the perfect place to shop ‘til you drop and grab a bite to eat in between.

Things to Do

The city’s key location makes it perfect for nature lovers to watch for birds flocking over the Rappahannock River, for outdoor enthusiasts to fish or hike, and for history buffs to learn more about the impact of the Revolutionary War to the area. Bordering the Rappahannock River, the city also appeals to those who like to get outdoors to fish, boat, hike, or bird watch. 

Fredericksburg Attractions

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