Troxler Memorial Library
Wakefield United Methodist Church
Wakefield Volunteer Fire Department
Welcome to Wakefield, Virginia!
Discover the storybook charm of Wakefield. Stroll our tree-lined streets. Sip on sweet tea from your front porch swing. Catch the aroma of roasting peanuts floating gently in the breeze. Grow a business, shop local, and worship local. Be friends with everyone. This is Wakefield. #wakefieldlife
The Ideal Residential & Business Location
The Town of Wakefield is conveniently located along U.S. Route 460 in Sussex County. Easy access to central and southeastern Virginia's major transportation corridors makes traveling from Wakefield to larger urban areas quick and efficient.
Wakefield is just 53 miles from Richmond, Virginia, 45 miles from Hampton, Virginia, and 64 miles from Virginia Beach, Virginia.
The Town of Wakefield will celebrate Halloween on Saturday, October 31, 2020 with trick or treating for children 12 and under, in costume, until 8:00PM. Please remember to follow CDC guidelines and be considerate of the residents who choose not to participate this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.