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Ruther Glen - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Ruther Glen: $267,000/Co. / County Avg $279,000
Avg Taxes in Ruther Glen: $1,200/Co. / County. Avg $1,400
Avg Sq. Ft. in Ruther Glen: 1,927/Co. / County Avg 2,159
Avg Price per/ft2 in Ruther Glen: $139/Co. / County Avg $129
Avg Walkscore in Ruther Glen: 9 / County Avg 11
Avg Year Built in Ruther Glen: 2001/Co. / County Avg 1991
Avg Days on Website in Ruther Glen: 83/Co. / County Avg 106
Ruther Glen Real Estate Market Health
Caroline County is particularly known for its agricultural attributes. Numerous farms are located throughout the area, including many that are organic or sell specialty foods. A farmer’s market is held every summer and there are plenty of nurseries. Caroline County is also known for its sheer historic context. Settled in 1728 as a part of the Virginia Colony, Caroline County has undergone some intense historical changes. As a major part of the Civil War; there are many Civil War trails and sites that are of interest to any history buff. In the 20th century, Caroline County played part to many famous race horses and farms. Today, Caroline County continues to grow. It now holds the Virginia State Fair each year as well as the annual Richmond Celtic Games Festival.
Caroline County is also home to some great recreational opportunities. The Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refugee is a National protected area that protects the fish and wildlife in Virginia. Golfers will be pleased by the three excellent courses in Caroline County and other sports enthusiasts can always find a place to play at the Virginia Sports Complex.
There is always something to see or do in Caroline County. The Bowling Green Farmer’s Market sells a number of delicious fruits, vegetables, baked goods, plants and poultry all throughout the summer months. If one wants a fresh fruit or vegetable fix, they can easily obtain it in Caroline County. Six different producers are in the area, including a specialized organic farm and asparagus farm. The many farms in the area also provide different things to see such as llamas, horse back rides and specialty foods.
Caroline County is also known for its historical value. The many Civil War trails in the area not only provide great hiking, but they give visitors insight into what a Civil War battle was like. Other historical sites of interest include the Secretariat and Jackson Shrine. The two most well-known towns of Caroline County, Bowling Green and Port Royal, always offer points of interest and cultural activities for residents.
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