Living in Woodbridge

A large town within commuting distance to Washington DC, Woodbridge offers practical amenities for busy lifestyles and families.


Woodbridge is a suburb in Northern Virginia and a popular choice for families and working adults alike.

Thanks to its public transit system and proximity to I-95 and Route 1, Woodbridge is easily commutable to Washington DC, just 20 miles north of town.

With its large-town feel of about 60,000 people, Woodbridge offers plenty of day-to-day conveniences and weekend amenities. Residents have their choice of shops, grocery stores, restaurants, and large department stores. The destination shopper will enjoy Potomac Mills – the DMV’s largest outlet mall offering over 220 shops, restaurants and entertainment options.

Though the town is largely built-up with commercial and residential zones, history buffs will enjoy a handful of historic landmarks – notably Rippon Lodge, a plantation built in 1747 that’s rich with American Revolutionary stories.

Nature lovers will find plenty of heritage trails, wetlands, and nature reserves to enjoy. The Neabsco Creek Boardwalk is fun for wildlife-watching, and Leesylvania State Park offers plenty of scenic views of the Potomac, trail walks, fishing on sandy shores, and boat and kayak rentals.

Users on give Woodbridge 4 out of 5 stars, citing excellent amenities and convenience to DC as their primary reason. Families also love the local schools, which have average and above average ratings on

If you’re looking for a commutable location to Washington DC with a vibrant, large-town feel that offers all the practical amenities you need for your busy lifestyle, look no further than Woodbridge, VA.

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Housing in Woodbridge

You’ll find a mix of housing choices in Woodbridge and a wide price range to fit most budgets. Waterfront communities, subdivisions, townhomes, luxury homes, single family homes, condos and even mobile homes characterize Woodbridge’s diverse housing market.

Though it seems like new homes are being built all the time, most homes were built prior to 2000, with over ⅓ of the housing stock built post-WWII era. So whether you’re looking for a modern, mid-century, or post-war style home, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from in Woodbridge.

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Neighborhoods in Woodbridge, VA

Popular neighborhoods in Woodbridge include:  Belmont Bay, Featherstone Shores, Marumsco Woods, Marumsco Village, Marumsco Hills, Newport, Port Potomac, Potomac Club, River Oaks, and Garfield Estates. 

Around The Area

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Woodbridge, VA Zip Codes

22191, 22194, 22195