Neighborhoods in Midlothian


Residents of Midlothian come here and rarely or reluctantly leave. They love the Blue Ribbon Schools, modern amenities, close-knit communities, beautiful parks, and convenient access to nature, while still being within close proximity to downtown Richmond.

Originally a mining village in the 18th century, Midlothian grew into a thriving community with the establishment of coal mines. It became a pivotal railroad junction and later transitioned into a residential suburb.

Today, Midlothian is known for its historic charm, outdoor activities, and vibrant community spirit. It has twice been named to Money Magazine’s “Best Places to Live”, thanks to great schools, low crime and easy access to all that Greater Richmond and Central Virginia have to offer. Midlothian has been booming with new restaurants, as more local business owners are discovering the population growth and resident support.

Homeowners can find a variety of housing, including Luxury estates, a mixture of upscale & modest single family homes, townhomes and low-maintenance or 55+ communities. Buying a home in Midlothian is attractive, since families can enjoy more space, at a more reasonable price.

Tina Morris is a resident and an experienced Midlothian realtor. If you are looking for your own piece of Midlothian real estate, don't hesitate to contact us.  


Tarrington is known for its upscale and family-friendly atmosphere. Situated in Midlothian, the neighborhood is characterized by its beautifully designed homes, often featuring traditional architecture and well-maintained landscaping. Tarrington features tons of amenities, including pool, tennis, clubhouse, trails and walkable proximity to the James River. It is one of several luxury communities near the Robious Corridor of Midlothian.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Low-maintenance villas, Luxury estates
Home ages: 2004-2022
2023 Median Sale price: $739,950


Riverton, situated in Midlothian, is characterized by its transitional, well-maintained homes and is best known for its fantastic location along the Robious Corridor, positioned within walking distance to both an elementary school and a high school. It is also within walking distance of Robious Landing park, which offers wonderful trails, picnic areas and access to the James River. You can put your kayak, canoe or paddle board directly in at the landing.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Waterfront Properties
Home ages: 1995-2000
2023 Median Sale price: $533,500 


Roxshire is one of Midlothian’s most desired neighborhoods and is also very convenient to all the amenities offered by the area. This neighborhood is family friendly and is known for its traditional and transitional homes with generous sized lots and established landscaping. Area public schools are a stone’s throw away, as well as several grocery options, ACAC Tennis & Fitness club, The Great Big Greenhouse nursery, Sugar Shack donuts and Costco.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Square feet: 2,118 to 3,880
2023 Median Sale price: $492,500 


Powderham is a smaller neighborhood in Midlothian that sits adjacent to Salisbury and has the same wonderful tree-lined streets and secluded feel. Homes are mostly traditional in style with large front porches and beautiful landscaping. The Neighborhood Association facilities several events throughout the year and The Village of Midlothian is only minutes away.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 1977-1994
2023 Median Sale price: $403,250 

James River West

Nestled into mature trees and landscaping, James River West sits in the middle of the Robious Corridor of Midlothian. A relatively small neighborhood, this community provides a more intimate setting than some of the larger area subdivisions. Home styles ranging from Colonial to Transitional to European Chateau which makes this neighborhood unique compared to some of the surrounding areas.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: Average 1981
2023 Median Sale price: $725,000 

River Downs

River Downs, also on the Robious Corridor of Midlothian, is composed of 3 sections: Queens Grant, Kings Farm and Lenox Forest. All are upscale and family-friendly areas. River Downs is characterized by its larger homes, each beautifully designed. You will find front elevations of brick, stone and siding and well-maintained landscaping. River Downs, just 2 miles east of Highway (288), provides easy access to a large loop around the Richmond Virginia Area affording convenient access to the surrounding areas of historical Richmond with its fine museums, entertainment, and restaurants​ and convenient access to interstates 64 and 95. The River Downs community also sits adjacent to Robious Landing Park and its scenic views of the Richmond area's renowned James River.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 2003-2013
2023 Median Sale price: $852,950 

Founders Bridge

Founders Bridge offers the best of many worlds. Whether you are interested in a large estate, golf villa, club villa or like-new construction, this neighborhood has you covered. Situated off the lovely Winterfield road and very close to 288, residents enjoy the seclusion of an elite neighborhood with the centerpiece of the community being the Independence Golf Course and Clubhouse. The neighborhood offers an award winning Golf Course, casual dining at Tavern 19, a coffee shop, Summer Concerts on the Lawn, Holiday Markets and much more. Founders Bridge spans both Chesterfield and Powhatan Counties, offering residents the best of both of those areas.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 2002-2021
2023 Median Sale price: $799,000 

Bel Crest

Just across the street from Founders Bridge, Bel Crest is a taste of Europe right in the heart of Midlothian. Built by some of the area’s most premiere builders, these homes offer low-maintenance living and a wonderful community spirit. Built to look like chateaus, cottages and villas, you’ll get the best of Midlothian living while feeling like you are living a European dream. Within walking distance of the quaint market center and local proprietors Wild Ginger, Taste and Vino Market right at your fingertips.
Type of homes: Maintenance Free Villas
Home ages: 2009-2015
2023 Median Sale price: $726,500  

Charter Colony

Charter Colony is a sought-after residential community situated in Midlothian, VA and characterized by 19 separate Villages. Explore a diverse selection of beautifully crafted homes, townhouses and condominiums at reasonable prices. This family-friendly neighborhood offers top-notch amenities including swimming pools, walking trails, playgrounds, and lush green spaces offering its residents a vibrant, active lifestyle.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Low Maintenance Villas, Townhomes/Condos
Home ages: 2004-2019
2023 Median Sale price: $349,500  

The Grove

The Grove in Midlothian, Virginia redefines modern living with its exquisite residential offerings and state-of-the-art amenities. Here, you'll find a meticulously planned community that presents a diverse range of modern homes, from stylish townhouses to spacious single-family residences, designed to cater to every lifestyle. Its prime location ensures easy access to top-rated schools, shopping centers, and major roadways, making daily life a breeze. With lush green spaces, walking trails, and a strong sense of community, The Grove offers its residents a comfortable lifestyle in a family friendly environment.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Low Maintenance Villas, Townhomes/Condos
Home ages: 1999-2005
2023 Median Sale price: $435,000   


Queensmill in Midlothian, Virginia, offers a serene Southern living experience like no other. Explore spacious homes, tranquil surroundings, and a close-knit community in this charming neighborhood. It is renowned for its spacious and elegant homes, featuring classic architectural details and modern comforts. With its tree-lined streets and well-manicured lawns, the neighborhood exudes a timeless charm that is sure to captivate those in search of a peaceful and close-knit community.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 1979-1987
2023 Median Sale price: $425,500   

Walton Park

Walton Park is nestled in the heart of Midlothian. This charming neighborhood strikes a perfect balance between modern convenience and peaceful surroundings. Walton Park boasts an array of beautiful homes, from cozy single-family houses to spacious estates, all designed to cater to a variety of lifestyles. With its lush green spaces, well-maintained parks, modern neighborhood amenities and a strong sense of community, Walton Park has become a beloved destination for families and individuals alike.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 1977-2021
2023 Median Sale price: $380,000    

Walton Lake

Explore Walton Lake in Midlothian, Virginia, where homes blend seamlessly with natural beauty. Experience serene lakeside living, exceptional amenities, and a vibrant community in this idyllic neighborhood. This family-friendly lakeside community combines the serenity of nature with modern convenience, making it a coveted destination for those seeking a tranquil yet active lifestyle. Many Walton Lake homes provide residents with breathtaking views and easy access to the sparkling lake. Residents also enjoy a host of exceptional amenities, including walking trails, a community clubhouse, and recreational areas perfect for families and outdoor enthusiasts.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 1989-1998
2023 Median Sale price: $472,250    


The family-friendly neighborhood of Stonehenge is a serene haven in Midlothian, offering elegant homes and a tranquil lifestyle. Explore a picturesque community with scenic green spaces and convenient access to the best of Midlothian. Also part of this fantastic community is The Stonehenge Golf & Country Club which offers pristine facilities that include tennis, golf, swimming and social memberships to neighborhood residents.
Type of homes: Single family homes
Home ages: 1986-1987
2023 Median Sale price: $430,000  


Brandermill is the oldest planned community in the Midlothian area as well as in all of Chesterfield County. Brandermill offers a unique blend of natural beauty and suburban comfort. This renowned community is celebrated for all that it has to offer its residents from access to the reservoir, three community pools, fifteen miles of paved multi-use trails, scenic parks, golf courses and tennis courts through Brandermill Country Club, home to The Boathouse Restaurant along with many other dining and retail spaces. It is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and families seeking a close-knit community with easy access to top-rated schools, shopping centers, dining options, cultural attractions and natural surroundings.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Townhomes, Condominiums
Home ages: 1976-2009
2023 Median Sale price: $385,145 


Nestled in the heart of Midlothian, Virginia, Woodlake is the epitome of serene lakeside living combined with modern comforts. This charming community is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, waterfront homes, and a tranquil atmosphere to experience the best of suburban living. Woodlake features a range of homes, from cozy townhouses to spacious single-family residences, each designed to harmonize with the natural surroundings. Woodlake residents enjoy a peaceful lifestyle with pristine lakes, scenic walking trails, and a strong sense of community. The neighborhood's central location ensures quick and easy access to top-rated schools, shopping centers, dining options, and recreational activities, making it a perfect choice for those seeking a serene yet convenient lifestyle.
Type of homes: Single family homes, Townhomes, Condominiums
Home ages: 1984-2009
2023 Median Sale price: $461,110