Suffolk, Virginia was settled over 400 hundred years ago, and today this quaint town offers a distinctive mix of traditional neighborhoods and a growing collection of the essential components of a community – schools, boutiques, restaurants, office buildings and more. And it’s a hidden secret Hampton Roads home buyers are quickly discovering and catching onto, with population growth exceeding 30 percent over 10 years.
A small town feel accompanied by modern conveniences is an obvious perk of Suffolk’s most popular area, Harbour View. Due to the city’s contagious southern hospitality and charm, new Suffolk homeowners quickly feel right at home and part of the neighborhood.
With a wide array of history, arts and culture, Suffolk can keep you exploring for days. Home to "The Peanut Capital of the World" Suffolk and has been in the peanut farming business since 1967. Stop by the Planters Peanut Center and take in the aroma of peanuts roasted in the shell daily by a 1936-model roaster. Or enjoy the great outdoors and explore the breath taking Great Dismal Swamp and National Wildlife Refuge.