Moving to and Living in Centreville, VA


Located in Fairfax County and approximately 20 miles west of Washington DC, the town of Centreville saw much population growth in the 1990s and 2000s. There are many shopping centers that were built around the town center. The three major road that run through the area are US Route 29, VA Route 28 and SR 620 (Braddock Road). Interstate 66 is the route towards Washington DC.

Fairfax County Public Schools serves Centreville. Liberty Middle School and Ormond Stone Middle School are the two middle schools in the area, with some students going to Rocky Run Middle School in Chantilly. Centreville High School is in Clifton but serves much of Centreville. Chantilly High School and Westfield High School also serve the area but are in Chantilly.

What recreational activities does Centreville offer for residents in the area? Discover Cox Farms, a family-owned farm that hosts seasonal events. Fall Festival tickets can be purchased from September through October and admission includes access to a variety of fun fall activities – hay rides, fun slides, feeding and petting farm animals, apple cider and donuts, popcorn, corn mazes, pumpkin picking and more! There is also Fields of Fear as their Halloween event at night. Cox Farms is then closed through the Winter but opens in the Spring and Summer seasons where visitors can enjoy shopping at the Corner Market on the weekends.

Bull Run Regional Park offers 1,500 acres of green space and facilities for outdoor activities adventures for everyone. There are large picnic areas available to rent for all types of parties and gatherings. Enjoy miles of scenic and historic hiking trails with access to the Bull Run Occoquan Trail. Bull Run’s Atlantis Water Park opens Memorial Day weekend and offers swimming and splashing entertainment for the whole family to cool down during the humid Mid-Atlantic summers. The Bull Run Festival of Lights is hosted every year after Thanksgiving, with a 2.5 mile trail of beautifully decorated holiday-themed light displays.

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