Herndon Homes and Condos for Sale

Home to approximately 24,500 residents, the Town of Herndon, Virginia, is a wonderful place to call home in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Herndon is a family-friendly community served by the prestigious Fairfax County Public School System. In addition to excellent educational opportunities, the town also boasts a walkscore of 83/100. Herndon is a community with a rich history and heritage dating back to 1688 when King Charles II of England granted five million acres to the second Baron Culpeper of Thoresway, Thomas Culpeper. A small portion of those five million acres, known as the Northern Neck, became the location of Herndon, which was first settled in the early 19th century. Development in Herndon was quickened when the railroad arrived in the 1850’s. Legend has it that Herndon was named after Commander William Lewis Herndon of the S.S. Central America after a survivor of its wreck recounted the commander’s heroism as the ship went down. Herndon was eventually incorporated in 1879 and at the time was composed of 4.25 square miles.

In addition to a rich history, Herndon also boasts an excellent location. Just twenty-two miles from downtown Washington, D.C., the town has both, a charming small town ambiance and quick and convenient access to big city amenities. Herndon is found just minutes from Washington Dulles International Airport in western Fairfax County. The town also sits in close proximity to the National Air and Space Museum’s Stephen F. Udvar-Hazy Center. As if those wonderful features were not enough to impress and entice prospective homebuyers, Herndon also has an abundance of remarkable dining options with over 100 restaurants found in and around the downtown area. You’ll also find wonderful recreational opportunities at Herndon’s eleven parks, the Herndon Centennial Golf Course, and the award-winning Herndon Community Center. The town also boasts multiple community events and festivals to keep residents and visitors engaged and entertained. Among the locals’ favorites are the Herndon Festival and Friday Night Live, both held on Herndon’s Town Green.

With such a long list of remarkable features and amenities, Herndon is a must-consider destination when looking to buy a home in Northern Virginia. According to the town’s website, Herndon is home to approximately 3,000 single family homes, 2,400 townhomes and 2,500 condos and apartments. Homes for sale in Herndon vary in price depending upon the property’s age, size, style and location within the community. While there are exceptions, single family homes for sale in Herndon usually have an average listing price around $715,000 and top out around $5 million, however you can also find single family homes for sale in Herndon with listing prices near $150,000. Townhomes for sale in Herndon have an average listing price around $407,000 and top out around $679,900. Condos for sale in Herndon usually have listing prices that top out around $417,500, while the average listing price for a condo in Herndon rests around $251,800.

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