Woodbridge is conveniently located just 20 miles south of Washington, D.C. Bordered by the magnificent Occoquan and Potomac Rivers, Woodbridge is in the heart of Prince William County.
Woodbridge is known as the Rising Star of Northern Virginia. With its close vicinity to the Nation’s Capital, it truly is perfect for the people who want to enjoy relaxed suburb living while being only minutes away from the hustle and bustle of downtown D.C.
Due in part to the I-95 and I-66 HOV lanes many D.C. government workers have relocated to the area to take advantage of the lower-priced housing. Woodbridge experienced its current development boom in the mid-1980s, after being a municipality composed largely of either farms or industrial complexes it now boasts the reputation of being one of the fastest expanding towns in the state of Virginia.
Woodbridge is home to Potomac Mills Mall, one of the largest outlet shopping malls on the East Coast. Woodbridge also prides itself in the area of sports. Woodbridge hosts the official ballpark arena of the Potomac Nationals minor league baseball team who are affiliated with the Washington Nationals.
Transportation includes access to Interstate 95, two VRE commuter train stations, bus service, and a local “slugging” system, offering residents a variety of transit options. Prince William Parkway serves as the cross-county connector. It links the community to I-95 and runs from Woodbridge westward to near Gainesville. Virginia Route 123 connects the I-95 corridor and U.S. 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway) to points west and north.
Types of Homes in the area
Woodbridge offers a wide variety of housing options. This City can satisfy your needs whether it is a 1 bedroom apartment all the way up to multimillion dollar mansions. Woodbridge has a lot of options to offer for any budget and stage in life.
Woodbridge has a total of seven public high schools as well as ten elementary and middle schools. Along with the great public school pyramids, Woodbridge offers Private school options from Elementary all the way to private colleges.