In Fairfax County, Virginia, situated on 7.9 square miles you’ll find a wonderful place to buy a home called Springfield. Springfield is a census-designated place in Northern Virginia in the Washington Metropolitan Area, and home to approximately 30,500 residents. Residents of Springfield can easily enjoy all that it has to offer, in addition to the great amenities afforded by neighboring communities. This is made possible by the numerous thoroughfares that intersect the community. I-95, I-395, and I-495 all provide access to Springfield residents, in addition to Route 644 and Route 617 which also intersect the community.
Springfield, while being a main business center in southern Fairfax County, is primarily a residential community comprised of zip codes 22150 (Central Springfield), 22151 (North Springfield), 22152 (West Springfield) and 22153 (Newington). Homes for sale in Springfield come is a variety of sizes, architectural styles and price ranges ensuring something for every prospective homebuyer, whatever their personal tastes. Students in the area are served by Fairfax County Public Schools and include Crestwood Elementary, Keene Mill Elementary, Lynbrook Elementary, Ravensworth Elementary, Sangster Elementary and West Springfield Elementary schools, among several others. Middle schools serving students in Springfield include Francis Scott Key Middle School and Washington Irving Middle School. The high schools that serve Springfield are Robert E. Lee High School and West Springfield High School.
In addition to great real estate options, Springfield also has great opportunities for shopping and dining. The newly opened Springfield Town Center is a great example of the excellent options for upscale shopping, exquisite dining and entertainment. This 1.3 million square foot shopping center is located near the Franconia-Springfield Metro Station and serves the entire metro area. In addition to having over 85 speciality retailers, Springfield Town Center also has a 41,000 square foot LA Fitness and a 12 screen Regal Cinema. With great homes for sale and abundant community amenities, Springfield is a great place to consider when looking to relocate in the Washington metro area.
If you would like to buy a home in Springfield, Virginia or have questions regarding other Washington Metro Area real estate, please feel free to contact us today for more information.