Chantilly Homes & Real Estate
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Chantilly Real Estate Market
The community of Chantilly, Virginia is located in Fairfax County, part of the Northern Virginia-DC metro area. It’s about 25 miles west of DC, and I-66 runs along its southern border. It’s just a 10-minute drive from Dulles International Airport. Home to about 23,000 residents, Chantilly uses zip codes 20151 through 20153.
The median list price for homes in Chantilly is in the low $600s, an increase of nearly 15 percent over last year. The average price per square foot is around $220.
Single-family homes make up a little more than half of the active real estate market in Chantilly, with home prices starting in the low $400s for three bedrooms, two baths, and about 1,300 square feet. The typical single-family home at the median price point has four bedrooms, two to three baths, and about 2,600 square feet of living space. At the high end of the real estate market are spacious estates with five to six bedrooms in more than 5,000 square feet, usually on lots of three or more acres. Historic homes for sale rarely appear on the market in Chantilly, although the occasional mid-century ranch may show up.
Condos and townhomes are priced from the low $200s for one-bed, one-bath units in about 700 square feet of living space to the mid $600s for three to four bedrooms with more than 3,000 square feet.
Homebuyers seeking real estate in builder communities have several neighborhoods to choose from in Chantilly. Ryan Homes is active in Marbury with prices from the upper $500s, while Toll Brothers is building in Avonlea Reserve for around the same price point. Other builders include Mid-Atlantic Builders in Melody Farms and NVHomes in the Reserve at Marbury, where prices top out in the low $900s.
Chantilly Community Amenities
Chantilly offers homeowners plenty to do. Golf enthusiasts will stay busy at International Country Club, Chantilly National, and Penderbrook. Outdoor aficionados will find numerous trails and lots of green space in the area, including fishing at Flat Lick Stream Valley Park, hiking at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park, and interpretive educational opportunities at Hemlock Overlook Regional Park. For history buffs, Manassas National Battlefield Park and Bull Run Regional Park are a short drive away.
Fairfax County is home to several major employers, including more than two dozen with over 1,000 employees, like Northrop Grumman, Navy Federal Credit Union, and Capital One, and five companies that employ more than 4,000 workers, including Freddie Mac and Inova Health System. The median household income for Chantilly is $119,000, more than twice the national average, offsetting the cost of living in the area, which is 46 percent higher than the national figure.
Chantilly Neighborhood Highlights
- Excellent public schools
- High median household income
- Lots of major employers in Fairfax County
- Plentiful outdoor recreation
- Sully Historic Site
- Variety of shopping and dining locations
Chantilly School Information
Children of Chantilly residents attend Fairfax County Public Schools, with six elementary schools, two middle schools, and a high school located within Chantilly boundaries. One of these, Rocky Run Middle School, receives a perfect 10 out of 10 score from the school ratings website GreatSchools.org, while four others receive excellent scores of eight or nine out of 10. Private schools serving the Chantilly area include St. Timothy and St. Veronica Catholic Schools. Nearby colleges include Columbia College’s Centreville campus and Northern Virginia Community College’s Manassas campus.
With excellent public schools and a strong job market, Chantilly is an ideal community for those looking to buy a home in a Northern Virginia suburb that's convenient to Washington, DC.
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