17 May . 2016
Stafford County: DC Fastest Growing Suburb
Stafford County: DC’s Fastest Growing Suburb
According to the Washingtonian, Stafford County is expected to see a 141.4% rise in population, with neighboring Spotsylvania County expected to rise 137.2%, and Frederick County (VA) expected to rise 77.8% by the year 2040. Those living at Embrey Mill know that Stafford Virginia is simply a wonderful place to live! Stafford is home to seemingly countless dining options, shopping malls and parks—not to mention Washington, DC is just a short drive away.
For these reasons (and so many more), it should come as no surprise that Stafford County is expected to have the most population growth of all DC suburbs over the next 25 years! Read on to learn about a few more reasons Stafford County’s population is expected to expand:
Photo Source: Washingtonian
Proximity to Washington, DC: Located 42 miles from the District—Stafford County is just far enough away from the hustle and bustle of our nation’s capital, yet close enough for many to make the daily commute. Commuters have a few options when it comes to getting to and from DC. The high occupancy toll (HOT) lanes make for a smoother drive into Washington DC; it can take just under 50 minutes! In addition, there are 3 VRE stops around Stafford that will take you directly by train into Union Station. Embrey Mill is conveniently located just off of 95, and provides easy access to other major highways and aiports.
New Amenities: Although there are several parks and outdoor activity options in and around Stafford, our residents are very excited about the opening of Embrey Park! Located right next to Embrey Mill, Embrey Park will be home to 12 lighted sports fields and a brand new indoor aquatic center. There are also several shopping centers close by, with dozens of shops and restaurants to choose from.
Room to Grow: Many are making the move to Stafford County for the open spaces that it provides. After all—the luxury of space is hard to find in busy areas such as Arlington or Alexandria. Prospective homeowners have seemingly countless options when it comes to choosing a home in Stafford County, because there is simply so much open space.
Embrey Mill offers a wide selection of spacious new townhomes and single-family homes, built by our group of esteemed homebuilders. Our beautiful community also features distinct neighborhoods, serene jogging trails and tranquil parks the whole family is sure to enjoy!
For more information on our wonderful community here in Stafford, Virginia—contact us today.
Sources: www.washingtonian.com, www.vamegaprojects.com
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