Poquoson is an independent city located at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on the Poquoson River. Poquoson is an Indian word meaning "marshy lowlands". The city offers a selection of unique shops including antiques, art galleries, gift shops and a tea room. It offers breathtaking views from practically anywhere.
Poquoson is a gorgeous city that offers the best of coastal living and a quiet community. It is bordered to the east and north by the Chesapeake Bay, York County to the east, Hampton to the south, and the Poquoson River to the south.
Poquoson is a quiet and family-oriented community that is comprised of some of the following neighborhoods: Little Florida, Bayview, Hunts Neck, York Haven Anchorange and Oakmoore.
The county features Chesapeake Bay Adventures, Mission Escape Virginia, South Lawson Park,beautiful coastal views and tons of water activities!