James City County


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Oldest in the Nation


In 1607, almost 400 years ago, the Virginia Company established what was to become the first permanent English colony in the New World right here on Jamestown Island. Today, we're known for international tourism and beautifully developed residential neighborhoods.


History, Growth, and Landmarks


Excellent Business Opportunity


With almost 400 years of history as a prime business location, the James City County/ Williamsburg, Virginia area today is an acclaimed business address, ideal for companies interested in manufacturing, distribution, office, and R & D.


Economic Development


Great Recreation


Many forget about opportunities within their community to remain healthy and active: James City County Parks and Recreation has been steadily working to improve ways for you and your family to enjoy a healthy lifestyle.


Parks & Recreation


Friendly Neighborhoods


The Neighborhood Connections program is available to all neighborhoods in James City County and provides a variety of services to connected neighborhoods.


Neighborhood Connections


Public Schools


The School division is comprised of 12 schools. Unique in Virginia, the joint division serves the City of Williamsburg and the County of James City. The School Board consists of seven members; the two representing the City are appointed and the five representing the County are elected.


Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools

Stonehouse Elementary School

Toano Middle School

Warhill High School

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