Situated on 500 acres, Austin Ridge is a single family subdivision comprised of over 800 homes. Residence enjoy many amenities including an outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts, tot lots, community center, a picnic area with the historic Towson Robinson House, bike & walking trails and children attend the outstanding Stafford County Public Schools.
If you are new to the area, residence will tell you Stafford is the ideal place to raise a family. Students who live in Austin Ridge attend some of the area’s top rated schools: Schooldigger.com, which ranks schools by academic performance, ranked Rodney Thompson Middle School 7th out of 266 middle schools in Virginia in 2012 and Stafford Co. was names one of the wealthiest counties in the nation by Forbes magazine in 2010.
With easy access to I-95 and Route 1, Austin Ridge is only 10 miles from MCB Quantico and 27 miles south of Fort Belvoir. Austin Ridge features easy access to the VRE which leaves from Stafford and residents are minutes to multiple commuter lots where daily commuter vans/buses run from Stafford direct to the Pentagon, Fort Belvoir, downtown Washington DC and more.
Need to go shopping? Austin Ridge is only minutes to Target, Home Depot, Lowes, Wal-Mart, Bed, Bath & Beyond, TJ Maxx, and many other retailers in addition to numerous restaurants. The historic charm of Old Town Fredericksburg is only 13 miles away. Here, you will discover great restaurants, exciting boutiques and shops, entertainment and nationally known retailers surrounded by the largest collection of beautifully restored 18th buildings in America. Fredericksburg is also home to prestigious Mary Washington University where you can enjoy continuing education, cultural events and the largest shopping center on the east coast, Central Park, with more than 200 retailers .