Located in Virginia, United States, the city of Poquoson is located in the Virginia Beach metropolitan area.
Most areas in Poquoson are quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic. It is rather challenging to access green spaces in the city since they aren't well-distributed. Still, there are a few parks nearby for residents to discover.
The main housing types in Poquoson are single detached homes and townhouses. This city has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 85% of the population of this city own their home and 15% are renters. About one third of homes in this part of the Virginia Beach metropolitan area were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
There are only a few high schools and primary schools in Poquoson and for this reason they can be an extended walk away. Concerning food, a fraction of home buyers in Poquoson may be able to reach the closest grocery store on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also a few choices for those who value close by restaurants.
The car is very often the favored approach to get around in this part of the Virginia Beach metropolitan area. Finding a parking spot is quite easy. On the other hand, walking is not very convenient for residents in this city as carrying out daily needs is impractical.