Nostalgia for the past, hope for the future, and enjoyment of the here and now converge in Glen Allen, Virginia in an explosion of diversity. Glen Allen, tucked into Henrico County, stretches north and west of Richmond. Beautiful countryside coupled with modern pleasures are a few of the reasons CNNMoney.com named Glen Allen one of the top 100 places to live in 2007 and again in 2009. Spanning 8.842 square miles, encompassing a population of 14,774, Glen Allen, Virginia could just be the perfect place to call home.
Glen Allen, VA receives about 43 inches of rain per year, well above the national average, and 15 inches of snow. Although there are about 99 days each year with measurable precipitation, there are 207 sunshiny days with summer high temperatures reaching about 87 degrees, and winter lows at a crisp 25 degrees.
Although there are no airports or train stations within 30 miles of Glen Allen, the average work commute is only 21 minutes, 18 percent lower than national averages. 6.7 % of Glen Allen workers carpool. Rarely is public transit used for transportation to work, estimated at 94 percent less in Glen Allen than the national average. Furthermore, 5 percent of employed Glen Allen residents enjoy the benefits of working from home, which is 14 percent higher than the national average.
Glen Allen Schools are part of the Henrico County Public School system, home to 34 preschools, 16 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 2 high schools, and 24 private schools.
As of 2013, estimated median household income was $69,114, and estimated median house or condo value was $227,180
Recreational offerings include river paddling, shopping, museums, cultural arts, amusement parks, night clubs, and more within Glen Allen and the Richmond communities.
Honor the past, embrace the future, and celebrate the Glen Allen, VA lifestyle of modern day.
Contact The Wright Choice Team at 804-307-2589 today to schedule a tour of available houses throughout Glen Allen.