Burke is a city that borders Annandale, Fairfax, Fairfax Station and Springfield. Its central location is perfect for commuting to DC, Arlington, Fort Belvoir, Quantico, and Andrews Air Force Base. The average commute time is about 35 minutes. With its express bus service and close proximity to two Virginia Rail Service stations (VRE), finding transportation to just about any place is easy.
Between each individual neighborhood in Burke Centre you’ll find shopping centers with stores for everything you’ll need.
Types of Homes in This Area
Because prices for homes range anywhere from $90,000.00 to $1,200,000.00 there is going to be a place for everyone! Rents will go between $1,300 and $5,000 a month.
Burke Centre is one of the largest subdivisions in this area and has “4” distinctive flavors. There are Burke Ponds (The Ponds) which has homes backing to man-made ponds throughout the neighborhoods, Burke Woods (The Woods) with houses nestled in a woods-like atmosphere, Burke Landing (The Landings) with duplex homes that look like single family homes, and Burke Oaks (The Oaks) where you’ll find condominiums, townhomes, and single family homes.
School Districts in the Area
Burke residents feed into both the Robinson and Lake Braddock school districts known for their award-winning athletics, band, and scholastic achievements. With plenty of afterschool activities available, children will remain active, challenged, and involved.
Every September thousands of people attend the FREE, family-friendly Burke Centre Festival where you’ll meet local businesses and sample foods from many local restaurants. Also, during the summer and fall months you’ll find weekly farmer’s markets in and around the area.
If you want to live somewhere with a small town atmosphere, neighbors that care, beautiful parks, and libraries, Burke is the place for you.