Winchester, Virginia Real Estate & Homes for Sale
The "Top of Virginia" is situated in the heart of the picturesque Shenandoah Valley, about 65 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. Located in this beautiful pastoral setting is Frederick County and within the county lies Winchester, the oldest English city west of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Known as the "Apple Capital," the city is the home of the annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival - a celebration of spring's arrival and the blooming of the apple trees. In fact, Frederick County is known as one of the nation's largest producers of apples and peaches and is the state's leading harvester of these crops.
Winchester, Virginia is a modern, dynamic city with outstanding medical resources and a thriving economy supported by technical manufacturing and telecommunications. This wonderful town's rich heritage is reflected in its many historic buildings and the Civil War battle sites throughout the surrounding area. A former winner of the prestigious "All-American Community" award, Winchester is home to approximately 28,000 residents known for civic pride, community spirit and dedication to their town's progressive growth.
Housing is affordable in Winchester, with a variety of townhouses, condominiums and single-family detached homes available in lovely quiet neighborhoods. Whether you seek a modest home with acreage, a country club estate or a spacious horse property, you're sure to find it. Winchester, VA provides an unparalleled quality of life, a small-town environment and a low cost of living.
Winchester, VA City Guide