Sterling, VA

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Homes and Condos for Sale in Sterling, VA

Sterling is a beautiful mid-sized town populated by slightly more than 32,000 people. The town is situated along the picturesque Potomac River, and is a quiet, idyllic town. The town itself is split into many different communities, all with their own personality and flavor. Sterling is known for its many activities, such as golf, hiking, outdoor activities and water sports. Other activities and events include a spectacular Christmas exhibit at Meadowland Gardens known as the Winter Walk and the annual Chinese Lantern Festival.

The Communities of Sterling

Sterling is a middle sized town made up of a number of tightly knit communities. The communities vary in housing styles and in the timeframe in which they were built, though all communities feature modernized amenities, great public schools and easy access mass transit nearby.

  • Broad Run Farms: features large lots, old, tranquil wooded areas and a wide variety of styles of homes
  • Cascades: A small, peaceful community nestled between the Fairfax County line and the Potomac River.
  • Country Side: A newer community, developed since the 1980's, features many different types of homes and business complexes.
  • Dulles: Home to many businesses, including Orbital ATK and ODIN Technologies,
  • Lowes Island is a more affluent community featuring a private club and a magnificent golf course.
  • Potomac Falls: Made up of a number of excellent communities such as Glen Heather, Cascades, Rivercrest and Great Falls Forest.
  • Sterling Park: One of the first communities built in Sterling featuring many businesses, parks and a golf club
  • Sugarland Run: An older community that features contemporary style houses. situated near exhilarating Willow Lake.

Demographics from the Entire Greater Sterling Area

  • Citizens from Sterling are highly educated, as over 34% of the residents have 4 year college degrees or better, almost double the national average
  • More people work with computers that 95% of the rest of the country
  • Property values appreciate and are among the highest in the country
  • Part of the Loudon County Public School system, one of the best in the nation
  • Sterling has a low crime rate, ranking a 66 on the national crime index, which is excellent
  • There are less than 40 violent crimes committed in Sterling each year

While Sterling is a very quiet community with many private and local amenities and clubs, it is an open and supportive community, known for its friendly and diverse citizenship. The town is filled with hard working white collar and blue collar workers, and has diverse demographics. While there are many single individuals that live in the area, Sterling really is a family oriented community.

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