Mt. Zephyr is a community of single-family residences in Fairfax County at Mount Vernon VA. Mt. Zephyr is located just off Rt. 1 (Richmond Highway), near Engleside. There are mostly midsize homes in Mount Zephyr that are competitively priced. This community dates back to 1947 and has continued to develop over the years.
Homes here generally have larger lots and solid 1960’s construction. The detached homes in the Mount Zephyr area of Mount Vernon are a great fit for families. Homes here have easy access to Fort Belvoir, Mount Vernon, Huntington Metro, and Alexandria VA. The sturdily built 1960’s properties come with large outside areas, and if that is still not enough space there is ample parkland nearby.
There are several parks in the area including Mt.Vernon Community Park, Mt. Zephyr Park, Mt. Vernon Manor Park, and Woodlawn Park. Schools that serve the neighborhood include Riverside Elementary School, Whitman Middle School, Mount Vernon High School, and Woodley Hills Elementary School.