Among the unincorporated communities that dot Prince William County is the development of Lake Ridge in the eastern portion of the region. Lake Ridge is a relative new and impressively large planned community that features attractive and relatively affordable opportunities for suburban living. Lake Ridge is comprised of subdivision developments by a variety of builders, providing a wide spectrum of housing styles that include single-family residences, townhouses and condominiums. The community enjoys an enviable location along the rolling Occoquan River, encouraging local residents to take advantage of boating and other water sports as popular pastimes. Good access via Interstate 95 serves commuters who are employed in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The driving time to downtown Washington is over one hour.