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Living in Charlottesville, Virginia

Central Virginia is home to the Blue Ridge mountains, the University of Virginia, vineyards, peach and apple orchards, horse farms and races, and many fun filled activities year round. Autumn in Albemarle County is a beautiful time to visit and explore our beautiful area. The leaves are changing from the foothills to the peaks of our local mountains. If you enjoy the crisp, cool, fall air, this is the time of year you'll enjoy most in Central Virginia.

Take a leisurely drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway, America's Favorite Scenic Drive. The parkway is 469 miles long and offers scenic wonders that you can only find on this adventure filled roadway. Just west of Crozet and east of Waynesboro, you enter the parkway and can travel north or south to enjoy hiking, biking, swimming, and miles of forest and caverns to explore. Humpback Rocks is a local favorite for an easy hike. Grab a picnic lunch and enjoy the view from this scenic vantage point.

Just 30 minutes east of the Blue Ridge Parkway you'll find Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's unique mountaintop home. You can take a guided tour of this historic home, or just wander the gardens and grounds at a leisurely pace. If you'd like to take the tour, tickets are available online at www.Monitcello.org or you can call (434)984-9822.

Visit one of our many local vineyards and sample some of the regions finest wines. Some local favorites include Barboursville, Keswick, and Jefferson Vineyards.

Barboursville Vineyard encompasses over 126 acres and is under the direction of Luca Pashina, General Manager and winemaker. With 21 wines to choose from, there is something for everyone to enjoy! They are open Monday-Saturday from 10-5 and Sunday from 11-5. You can call them for more information at (540) 832-3824 or stop by the estate and taste the fantastic wines.

Jefferson Vineyards is conveniently located minutes from Monticello. Stop by after you tour Mr. Jefferson's home and enjoy some of Jefferson Vineyards award winning wines. Open daily from 11-5 with tours given on the hour from noon to 4pm. Give them a call for more information at (800)272-3042.

Keswick Vineyards is located minutes from beautiful Keswick Hall in eastern Albemarle County. This award winning winery consistently achieves gold medal status at national and international competitions. Wine tastings and sales are available daily at Keswick Hall from 3-11pm. Call or visit their website today for more information. (434)244-3341.

The Apple Harvest Festival at Carter Mountain Orchard is an annual favorite! Pick apples, enjoy a hayride, eat delicious homemade donuts while listening to local bluegrass music. You can find great arts and crafts at the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival in both the autumn and spring in western Albemarle County. And don't miss the Foxfield Horse Races the last Sunday in September! This Steeplechase race draws crowds of 18,000-25,000 annually. In late October you can screen more than 70 films at the Virginia Film Festival. Learn about filmmaking or just enjoy the search for one of our local celebrities.

UVA football games offer great fun for friends and families! Come cheer on the Cavaliers as they play at Scott Stadium against tough ACC competition. Saturday's are fun filled tailgating opportunities for all you college football fans here in Hoo-ville. Go Hoo's!

Charlottesville Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 278 homes for sale in Charlottesville, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
81% Single Family, 9% Land/lot, 2% Rental, 0% Condo and 8% Other.

81% Single Family
9% Land/lot
8% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 278
Average Home Size 2,605 ft² / 242 m²
Price Range ($39,000 - $1,750,000)

Weather in Charlottesville

The average high temperatures in Charlottesville range from 45 in January to 87 in July

Average home income in Charlottesville

The average household income of a Charlottesville resident is $88,977 with an average home value of $373,218

Population of Charlottesville

Charlottesville has 113,416 residents.

Home ownership in Charlottesville

The average level of home ownership in Charlottesville is 51%.

Education breakdown of Charlottesville

Education levels of residents of Charlottesville include: highschool 19%, associate 4%, bachelor 24%, graduate 28%.

Households in Charlottesville

Charlottesville has 44,587 homes, built on average 40 years ago.

Information from in and around Charlottesville...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 278 homes for sale in Charlottesville. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Rental, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 433,013. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Charlottesville please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 278 homes for sale in Charlottesville, VA are represented by 3 member brokerages serving the Charlottesville area. Member brokerages representing the 278 homes include Roy Wheeler Realty Co., Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. and Montague, Miller & Co. Realtors.