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Hampton Roads, Virginia has communities and neighborhoods like no other in the world. The landscape and waterways stretch from the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay, through the rivers, beyond the cities, and into rural Virginia. The area once called Tidewater dates back before the English settlers arrived. That history can be seen in the homes, towns, and battlefields throughout the area. There are US military bases throughout the community with all branches represented. This includes the world’s largest naval base Naval Station Norfolk.

Cities and Counties

Seven major cities and their outlying counties make up the Hampton Roads communities. Below, we have highlighted 6 of those communities. For each, we’ve given you descriptions, a little bit of history, and a fun fact. We have also provided information about the types of homes found in each and the lifestyles the communities offer. You can see the major areas, neighborhoods, and featured homes for sale.

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Homes for Sale throughout the Communities of Hampton Roads, Virginia

Looking to buy a home? Take a look at our featured properties. You can also use our advanced property search to put in your specific home features and specifications. If you are looking to sell your home, you can count on The Dan Lawson Real Estate Team. Send us a message on our HELP ME SELL MY HOME form or just give us a call. 757.435.9900

There are seven cities in Hampton Roads, Virginia. They are Suffolk, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Hampton, and Newport News, Virginia. Many counties and small towns surround these cities. These include Isle of Wight County, Smithfield, Windsor, and Carrolton on the southside. On the peninsula, these are Poquoson, York County, Matthews County, and Gloucester.

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