Looking for a great place to live in Loudoun County Virginia? Hamilton is one of the most charming small towns in the region. Located just west of Leesburg, Virginia Hamilton offers a full range of property types, all nestled together in a friendly, close knit community. No other real estate agent knows the town of Hamilton better. This has been my home for the past 15 years and my office is located right in the center of town.
Hamilton is a Colonial era town, originally known as Harmony. Hamilton is located just off Route 7 between Leesburg and Purcellville. The official town limits are a small area, with a population well under 1,000. But the area known as Hamilton is significantly larger, and ranges out to include a number of large farms and horse properties. Over the past decade, many new homes and communities have been built, including Broadoak, Hamilton Acres, Hamilton Knolls, Heather Knolls, Jones Farm, and Rose Hill.
Hamilton has a lot to offer, historic Colonial charm, a picturesque rural setting and all the modern conveniences of suburban living just down the road in Leesburg and Purcellville. Whether you’re looking for a historic home, a working horse property or a newly built luxury home with all the amenities, this classic American small town offers a surprising range of options.
Commuting from Hamilton
The rush hour drive from Hamilton into the District of Columbia isn’t easy, but quite a few residents do make the sacrifice for the quality of life they enjoy in Western Loudoun County. Hamilton provides convenient access to Reston, Herndon and Dulles, the “Northern Virginia Tech Corridor”. Commuter bus service is also an option. Hamilton also provides a convenient commute west to Winchester, Virginia.
Schools in Hamilton, Virginia
Many residents choose to live in Hamilton for access to high quality schools, including:
- Kenneth W. Culbert Elementary School
- Hamilton Elementary School
- Harmony Middle School
- Woodgrove High School
- Loudoun Valley High School
- Loudoun County High School
$419,000 : 234 VIRGINIA AVE, HAMILTON3 beds, 2 baths
$735,000 : 17750 KAREN HOPE CT, HAMILTON4 beds, 4 baths
$769,000 : 39656 GOLDEN SPRINGS CT, HAMILTON4 beds, 4 baths
$439,900 : 391 COLONIAL HWY, HAMILTON3 beds, 3 baths
$829,000 : 39442 MEADOWLARK DR, HAMILTON6 beds, 5 baths
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(all data current as of 7/28/2017)
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More Information About Hamilton, Virginia
- The Town of Hamilton, Virginia (www.town.hamilton.va.us)
- Hamilton, Virginia on Wikipedia
- Hamilton Schools (www.greatschools.org/virginia/hamilton)
Events & Local Traditions
Luminaria on Christmas Eve
Every year on Christmas Eve, residents join together to line the streets of Hamilton with luminaria. This practice helps ensure that Santa finds Hamilton easily on the big night.
The Hamilton Day Parade
Every Spring, residents and local businesses muster to show their community spirit and reconnect after the cold of winter. The parade is typically modest and includes the Hamilton Volunteer Fire Department, local little league teams, local churches and all manner of vehicles, from tractors to sports cars. Traditionally, participants throw candy to their neighbors as the parade moves from one end of Colonial Highway to the other.