The City of Colonial Heights, with a land area of 8.15 square miles, is situated on the Appomattox River in southeastern Virginia. Strategically located on I-95 near the intersection of two other interstate highways, Colonial Heights provides easy access to major East Coast markets. The city’s history dates back to the American Revolution and the Civil War where significant battles took place.
Just 20 miles south of Richmond and 120 miles south of Washington, D.C., Colonial Heights is perfectly situated between two of the largest metro areas in Virginia with access to the area's dynamic business complex. The central location is a key asset for both the business community and residents.