Living Here

The perfect place for a new beginning.

Our 3,000-acre gated community is nestled in the rolling woodlands of eastern Virginia, midway along the Eastern Seaboard, and within easy reach of areas from Washington, D.C to Virginia's fabulous beaches.

Ford's Colony WilliamsburgWorried about moving somewhere new without knowing many people?  Ford’s Colony gives you many opportunities to get acquainted your new neighbors.  The resident Welcoming Committee welcomes you to Ford’s Colony, focuses on enjoying the Williamsburg Area, and invites you to join the FC Newcomers Club.

The Newcomers Club consists of residents that have moved into FC within the last 24 months.  Newcomers Club hosts socials and includes informative speakers such as the President of Colonial Williamsburg.

Following the Newcomers Club, the options are endless. There is truly something for everyone here.  From Friends and Neighbors, to travel, to a garden club, to card clubs, to wine and dine clubs…you’ll be surprised what you find.

To see a list of clubs and their descriptions, click here for the Ford's Colony Home Owner's Association website.

Ford's Colony WilliamsburgAn added bonus to living in Ford’s Colony is that in our own backyard lies the richness of Virginia's Historic Triangle including Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown.

The area provides other attractions such as Busch Gardens - The Old Country, Prime Outlets at Williamsburg, and The College of William and Mary, where our residents are welcome to audit courses.

For those who live here - and all who come to visit - Ford's Colony offers an amazing array of attractions that uniquely span our nation’s history.

Explore the wide array of nearby resources available to Ford’s Colony residents:

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