Isle of Wight County and Smithfield Makes Another Top 10 List for Best Places to Live in Virginia
Relocating to the Hampton Roads Area of Virginia? Looking for the perfect place to raise a family, retire, or just want to enjoy a high quality of life? Look no further than Founders Pointe, which is located in one of the best places to live in Virginia. Isle of Wight County and the Smithfield area has been recognized again as one of the best places to live in Virginia. Ranked as one of the top 10 best places to live, you can read the entire article online – Here are the Safest and Most Peaceful Places to Live in Virginia
“Only in Your State” researched results from three safety reports, all using the latest FBI Crime Report data, to determine the top-ranking “Safest Places to Live in Virginia.”
“Movoto, Niche, and Safewise provide safety scores for cities and towns ranging from 3,000 to 100,000 residents. They use the rates of reported crimes, as well as the types of crime, to determine their overall scores. To get our rankings, we’ve looked at the top scorers on each list and ranked them according to where they come in on each list, offering a higher score for those that appear on more than one list.”
The article continues to say Smithfield & Isle of Wight County is “best known for its world-famous hams, Smithfield is also a really, REALLY great place to live. With a #9 ranking on Niche and a #9 ranking on Safewise, Smithfield offers good schools, a vibrant community and safe streets to boot. As an added bonus, the Virginia Review called it “without a doubt, one of the prettiest towns in Virginia.” Beauty, history, culture and safety combine to make this town an all-around winner.”
Isle of Wight County Schools are currently ranked first in South Hampton Roads by schooldigger.com and third among school districts in the Tidewater area.
Founders Pointe is a waterfront community in Isle of Wight County (just 10 minutes to the town of Smithfield) and features resort style amenities with quality custom homes ranging in price from $400,000 to over $750,000.
Visit www.founderspointe.com to find out more about the central location and excellent school system in Isle of Wight County. Contact Donita Frantz or Mark Edwards with East West Realty for more information, (757) 238-9009.