Tree-lined streets meander through quiet neighborhoods with spacious lots and long driveways. Houses are substantial with wrap around porches, large patios, and great rooms drenched in sunlight. It’s the epitome of relaxed, the ambiance of comfort, and the feeling of home. Welcome to Henrico, the suburbs of Richmond, Virginia.
Henrico encompasses many zip codes, an area described by USPS as unincorporated parts of Henrico County. Although not defined as a city or census-designated place in its own right, you’re not hard-pressed to find real estate available for sale with a Henrico address and zip code. Henrico may also be considered to include not only Richmond, but also Highland Springs, Regency, Ridge, and more.
Students living in the Henrico area are educated via Henrico County Public Schools. Schools in the area include Pemberton Elementary, Byrd Middle, and Godwin High School.
Richmond International Airport is the closest airport for international air travel. Ground transportation is provided by the Greater Richmond Transit service.
One of the focal points of Henrico is the Regency Square Mall in Richmond, an indoor shopping experience.
Henrico has a unique vibe, a flavor all its own. The hushed lifestyle allows for relaxing front-porch sitting, back yard barbecues, evening bike rides, and close-knit community spirit. Within only a few minutes drive, residents can access an array of amenities such as restaurants, shops, museums, galleries, movie theaters, bowling alleys, and endless options for recreational activities.
A suburb of Richmond, Henrico receives approximately 44 inches of rain per year, well above the average US city’s rainfall, and 11 inches of snow across 74 days with measurable precipitation. The sun shines on Henrico around 210 days out of each year. Summer temperatures reach average highs of around 89 degrees while winter lows drop well below freezing at 26 degrees.
Henrico, Virginia feels like home.
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