216 Apartments for rent in Poquoson, VA

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Starting at $1,500
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869 Poquoson Ave
869 Poquoson Ave
Poquoson, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
Starting at $2,700
Updated 2 days ago
2 Tyndall Lane
2 Tyndall Lane
Poquoson, VA
4 Bedrooms
$2,700
Starting at $2,700
Updated 3 days ago
2 Tyndall Lane LN
2 Tyndall Lane LN
Poquoson, VA
3 Bedrooms
$2,700
Starting at $2,350
Updated 4 days ago
192A Cedar Rd
192A Cedar Rd
Poquoson, VA
4 Bedrooms
$2,350
Starting at $1,995
Updated 5 days ago
2 Sir Ralph Cir
2 Sir Ralph Cir
Poquoson, VA
4 Bedrooms
$1,995
Starting at $2,500
Updated 18 days ago
12 Alphus St
12 Alphus St
Poquoson, VA
5 Bedrooms
$2,500
Starting at $1,500
Updated 20 days ago
159 Little Florida RD
159 Little Florida RD
Poquoson, VA
5 Bedrooms
$1,500
Starting at $2,500
Updated 2 months ago
103 Sandy Bay DR
103 Sandy Bay DR
Poquoson, VA
4 Bedrooms
$2,500
Starting at $1,900
Updated 2 months ago
1258 Poquoson Avenue
1258 Poquoson Avenue
Poquoson, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,900
Starting at $1,495
Updated 4 months ago
Hunts Neck Road
Hunts Neck Road
Poquoson, VA
4 Bedrooms
$1,495
Starting at $1,375
Updated 1 hr ago
407 Arabian CIR
407 Arabian CIR
Yorktown, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,375
Starting at $1,350
Updated 1 hr ago
202 Clydesdale DR
202 Clydesdale DR
Yorktown, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,350
Starting at $2,650
Updated 4 days ago
211 Terrys Run
211 Terrys Run
Yorktown, VA
4 Bedrooms
$2,650
Starting at $2,250
Updated 5 days ago
207 Calthrop Neck Road
207 Calthrop Neck Road
Yorktown, VA
4 Bedrooms
$2,250
Starting at $1,190
Updated 9 days ago
106 Arabian CIR
106 Arabian CIR
Yorktown, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,190
Starting at $1,500
Updated 13 days ago
3505 Hampton Highway
3505 Hampton Highway
Yorktown, VA
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
Starting at $2,600
Updated 23 days ago
108 Wicomico Turn
108 Wicomico Turn
Yorktown, VA
5 Bedrooms
$2,600
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Starting at $940
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Luna Pointe
102 Sunrise Cv
Hampton, VA
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1 Bedroom
$940
2 Bedrooms
$1,015
Luxury units featuring laundry, garbage disposal and dishwasher. Community offers residents amenities like tennis court, pool and parking. Situated conveniently in Hampton, VA near nightlife spots like Charm'd and close to Langley Air Force Base.
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Starting at $710
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Waypoint at Oyster Point
1 Guenevere Ct
Newport News, VA
1 Bedroom
$710
2 Bedrooms
$800
3 Bedrooms
$1,111
Pet-friendly apartments located in Newport News with easy access to I-64 and Hwy 17. On-site amenities include a swimming pool, laundry facility and BBQ grill. Apartments feature garbage disposals and central AC.
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Starting at $1,105
Updated 4 hrs ago
Meridian Parkside
1400 Summit Ln
Newport News, VA
1 Bedroom
$1,105
2 Bedrooms
$1,305
3 Bedrooms
$1,500
Spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom apartment homes with luxury finishes and large living areas. Located just minutes away from I-64, Ft. Eustis, and shops and dining. Community has pool and fitness center.
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Starting at $1,120
Updated 5 hrs ago
Pinnacle Apartments
600 Freeman Dr
Hampton, VA
1 Bedroom
$1,120
2 Bedrooms
$1,335
3 Bedrooms
$1,899
Located within walking distance to Hampton Coliseum, these homes feature a sunroom, garden tubs, and extra storage space. A pet-friendly community with a resort-inspired pool, detached garages, and a clubhouse.
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Starting at $823
Updated 8 hrs ago
The Township in Hampton Woods
260 Marcella Rd
Hampton, VA
1 Bedroom
$823
2 Bedrooms
$1,043
Located adjacent to Coliseum Crossing Shopping Center and minutes from the beach. Community offers a 24-hour gym, pool, courtyard and onsite parking. The beautiful units feature fireplaces and patios or balconies.
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Starting at $895
Updated 8 hrs ago
Hampton Center
6001 Terrell Lane
Hampton, VA
1 Bedroom
$895
2 Bedrooms
$965
3 Bedrooms
$1,200
These luxurious apartment communities include modern amenities, such as new cabinets, stainless steel appliances, garbage disposals, and plush carpets. The units are pet-friendly and located on Terrell Lane.
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Starting at $1,162
Updated 6 hrs ago
Marcella at Town Center
101 Benevita Pl
Hampton, VA
1 Bedroom
$1,162
2 Bedrooms
$1,349
3 Bedrooms
$1,823
Short drive to I-64, Hampton Professional Park, and shopping at Coliseum Crossing. Pet-friendly with 24-hour gym. Pool, garage, fire pit, grill area. Apartments feature in-unit laundry, hardwood floors and steel appliances.
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City GuidePoquoson

A sister city to Le Bar-sur-Loup in France, Poquoson, Virginia's "relative" status is curious. Le Bar, which is a commune (similar to a parish in the UK), is located in the region of the Provence-Alpes-Cte d'Azur in the southeast. The "Loup" that is attached to the town's name references the river that runs directly through the area. One of the "creepy" carvings in town is located in the back of the Church of Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur. The 15th century rendering represents the dance macabre, or the dance of death.

Located in the Commonwealth of Virginia and founded in 1631, Poquoson is an independent municipality. According to the 2010 census, the town was home to approximately 12,000 residents. That number includes people residing in the surrounding county of York as well. Situated on the VirginiaPeninsula, Poquoson is also known as "BullIsland" - and that's no bull. Neither is the fact that the derivation of the name "Poquoson" is Native American, or, specifically, Algonquin, in origin. The area has retained the name since the 17th century - way before the area was fully colonized by the English. The name, when translated, means a flat, boring, marshy land - a place in early times that was covered in water during the winter and bone dry in the summertime. Thinking of moving there yet?

Moving to Poquoson

Know the Area

The peninsula is surrounded by the Black River and the OldPoquosonRiver (Wythe Creek) on its south, Chesapeake Bay, to the east, and the PoquosonRiver, on the north side of town. Boundaries are shared with NorthamptonCounty and the City of Hampton. Also, the city is a wetlands area, given that it contains 79 square miles, with only 15 of those miles consisting of land and the rest of the area made up of water.

Weather

The last time it was really hot was in 1980, when the mercury climbed to 105 degrees Fahrenheit. During the 80's the lowest temperature on record was notated too. In 1985, the temperature plunged to minus 3 degrees Fahrenheit in winter of that year.

Preparing Your Apartment Hunt

So, living in Poquoson is, for the most part, temperate as far as the weather is concerned, unless, of course, a hurricane rolls into town as it did in 2011. However, Poquoson is situated geographically so many of the major storms typically avoid the area and opt for another location on which to land.

That's good to know if you are looking for a Poquoson apartment rental, all utilities paid, or one bedroom apartments for rent on the peninsula. Poquoson also features pet friendly apartments as well as rental homes that are defined by single-family residences.

Area apartments feature high-speed (versus low-speed) Internet access and are cable-ready, so you can rest assured that you will be electronically equipped. For a change of pace, walking trails and paths offer a nice leisurely escape. At one of the communities, the floor plans are designated by such area bird names as "Kestrel" and "Peregrine" - perhaps a way to draw the interest of birders in the community.

Most of the apartments and dwellings that are available for rent come with such standard features as a frost-free refrigerator (no vintage models in most complexes), central air conditioning and gas heating (always nice have in the summer and winter times), a balcony or patio (lending to a resort-type atmosphere), private entrances (for safety and security), and, in some, homes - room for pets up to 200 pounds. So, while you can't stable a larger animal, such as a pony, you certainly can include a dog, such as a St. Bernard of Great Dane, in your household in some apartment communities.

The most expensive places to live in Poquoson include the CityCenter, the area of PoquosonShores and York Haven Anchorage, and Little Florida Road and Poquoson Avenue.

Living it Up in Poquoson

Close to Nature

Because Poquoson's climate is Mediterranean-like in nature, residents enjoy boating and fishing year-round. Summers are characterized as hot and humid, with the evenings mild and cool. Residents enjoy a yearly median temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

Harbor views are beautiful from such areas as the Poquoson Marina, the old Whitehorse Cove public boat ramp, and the Poquoson Marina. That doesn't mean the water views are eyesores at other points in the city. The aforementioned spots just seem to appear in more digital photos online.

Volunteer Opportunities

The "Keep Poquoson Beautiful" projects featured by the city keep such places as Amory's Wharf, Oxford Run Trail and Messick Point in tip-top shape. So if you want to add some paint, clear away brush, or show off your green thumb, you can find an outlet by becoming a volunteer.

Shopping

You won't find any shortage of big box retailers in Poquoson, with the major stores being Target, the WalmartSupercenter, and K-mart. Residents can take advantage of special sales at Dillard's and Macy's as well.

Restaurants

Popular and diverse eateries in the area include the Yukihana Japanese Steak House, Heaven Pizza and Tap House, and the BreadGarden. For French cuisine, stop on by Le Yaca Francais, which features marquise au chocolat, a rich and delectable truffle cake made with _crme anglaise _sauce, and _le gteau au citron et framboises _- a delicately light lemony mousse, which features fresh raspberries.

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