The Area

Blacksburg provides the atmosphere of a small college town with all the benefits of an emerging metropolitan environment. Residents of the New River Valley enjoy its scenic beauty, rich history, mild climate and the natural beauty of all four seasons.

Our location in Blacksburg, Virginia, within sight of Virginia Tech, the largest nationally ranked university in Virginia, affords you the opportunity to participate in quality educational, cultural and athletic events. Civic, social, religious and recreational activities also abound throughout Blacksburg and the New River Valley.

Many residents enjoy participating in planned activities and trips to restaurants, museums, concerts, fairs and exhibits. And, when your pursuits take you far from home, you’ll find a large regional airport conveniently located in nearby Roanoke.

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