Top 3 Reasons Living in Oakton, Virginia is the Best! It’s great living in Oakton! Oakton was voted the #11 Best Place to Live in Virginia for 2023. 

There are so many great reasons to love Oakton, VA. 

Wikipedia says; “Oakton is a suburb of Washington, D.C. with a population of 36,675. Oakton is in Fairfax County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. Living in Oakton offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Oakton there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Oakton and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Oakton are highly rated.”

Here are the TOP 3 reasons to make Oakton Virginia your home;

  1. Oakton is loaded with beautiful nature, parks and trails

The Blake Lane Dog Park is a real gem in Oakton with a fenced dog run, wide open fields and a trail to walk your furry buddy. Tattersall Park is another local favorite! This park connects with the Gerry Connolly Cross County Trail, and is a large 36 acre park with an easy 3.5 mi out & back trail to enjoy. 

  1. Oakton has one of the highest rated private schools in Virginia & the public schools are highly rated too

Many families relocate to Oakton because of the schools!  Flint Hill School is one of the best private schools in Virginia. The school has around 1,000 students in grades PK- 12. The school is a member of the NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) and they offer AP classes for interested students. The annual tuition for Flint Hill is in the 40k range and the average graduation rate is 100%.

The public schools in Oakton are also highly rated and come in at the top of the range for overall quality of education. 

  1. Oakton is a great place to live

According to Realtor.com, in April 2023, the median listing home price in Oakton, VA was $890K, trending up 5.9% year-over-year. The median listing home price per square foot was $330. The median home sold price was $720K.There are 87 homes for sale in Oakton, VA, 9 of which were newly listed within the last week.

If you are looking for a great value in the Clarkes Landing neighborhood, take a look at 11300 Timberline Dr Oakton, VA .This beautiful 2,620 sq ft house is on a 0.47 acre lot with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. This home will be hitting the market June 1st for $999k. Reach out  to me if you would like a private tour of this home.