Carroll County

Population and Jobs

Carroll County is a jewel of Southwestern Virginia, and is home to some of the greatest parts of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It’s no surprise why nearly 30,000 people call this place home. With reasonable real estate prices, as well as a growing median household income and employment rate, this is a smart choice for your next home. Whether you are looking to relocate, purchase your vacation getaway, or get ready for your retirement home, this area has it all. Jobs are largely centered around manufacturing, but health care and retail mean there are lots of opportunities. 

 

Amenities

People come from all over the world to travel the scene Blue Ridge Parkway and enjoy the small towns in Carroll County. Right next to Carroll County in Galax you’ll find the famous annual Old Fiddler’s Convention, which hosts some of the most remarkable Bluegrass music in the world. Outdoor adventures like biking, hunting, canoeing are readily available. The Independent city of Galax right next door offers a thriving downtown with antique shops, book shops, restaurants, and more. The historic town of Hillsville is located in Carroll county. This charming, friendly community nestled in the mountains is steeped in history with a two block area of downtown designated as a state and national historic district. Stay for the annual Memorial Day and Labor Day Flea Market and Gun Show, the largest on the east coast. 

 

Real Estate

The real estate market here showcases some very reasonable property values that are desirable while simultaneously affordable. There a large variety of options, ranging from starter homes to forever homes. You can also find land on which to build your dream home. 

If you are looking for real estate in or around Carroll County, Mountain Sky Properties can help you find the home or land you have been dreaming of. Give us a call at (276) 228-8882 or click here to message us directly.


Carroll County consists of the following towns and communities:



Carroll County Homes For Sale By Price Range

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Featured Properties

Move in ready home would be a great vacation getaway but could also be a primary residence. Small community with common areas and deeded access to the Crooked Creek Wildlife Management Area. Cute home featuring Great Room with kitchen, living area, wood burning stone fireplace, high ceiling with wood beam, Master bedroom with entry to large wrap around porch, large master bath with walk-in sitting shower. Lower level has bedroom, full bath, room that was used as a bedroom but doesn't have required window for exit to claim as one. Hardwood, tile & carpet. Very large utility room with laundry hookup. Can exit to patio area and back yard. Very secluded private neighborhood, a destination point, not a drive-by. Beautiful views, full wrap around porch with gate to keep the little ones in. A wood pergola, fire pit, small fish pond and other outside features to enjoy all nature has to offer. Underground power so views aren't obstructed. Ready for you to enjoy for the holidays! $179,000 Active

405 Two Tops Lane Woodlawn, Virginia

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,788 SqFt 0.816 Acres

Just 1.7 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway is the totally remodeled 1940 Gillespie Mansion. This mountain gem is near the 1800 acre Crooked Creek Equine and Recreation Trail Preserve, where you can enjoy fishing, hiking, horseback riding and biking. Inside the home, you will be impressed by the nine foot high ceilings, archways, classic light fixtures, decorator window treatments, as well as the bright and sunny rooms thanks to 35 argon filled Pella insulated windows. All the floors are lovely oak hardwood except for the kitchen and baths which are porcelain tile. Year-round comfort is assured by two almost new heat pumps, one with a 95% efficient propane backup and the other with an electric backup. You will love the kitchen complete with oak cabinets and stainless steel appliances. The setting is private and on a paved road with a stream passing through the property. $199,900 Active

996 Crooked Creek Rd Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,227 SqFt 1.155 Acres

This beautiful 3+ bedroom home is nestled in the midst of 24.5 peaceful acres! This property features a pond, 1 car detached garage, 2 car bsmt garage, finished bsmt w/ full bath, bedroom & living area, master suite on main w/ walk-in closet & jetted tub, open kitchen/dining/living w/ hardwood floors, wood burning rock fireplace in the living rm, screened-in porch off the dining area, Approx. 11 acres of fenced pasture and 11 acres of timber, generator powered by propane & great views from every window! $375,000 Active

921 Brady Pike Hillsville, Virginia

4 Beds 4 Baths 3,302 SqFt 24.500 Acres

This is a remarkable country home with elegant details throughout. You have 20 acres of pasture, and beautiful views all around. The home features hardi plank siding, hydronic floor heating, zoned heat pumps for heating and cooling throughout, 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, the master ensuite has a jetted tub, as well as a large walk in shower with a rain shower head. The open floor plan showcases the gorgeous hardwood flooring throughout. The large laundry room is conveniently located just off the garage on the main level. The gourmet kitchen has custom cabinets, granite counter tops, and an incredible gas stove. The formal dining room features mahogany and white oak flooring. The foyer and office have Brazilian mahogany flooring. Upstairs you have 3 bedrooms, a full bath, and an over-sized family room with built in shelves. The large open basement is perfect for storage. You also have a matching workshop outside, as well as a 12X30 Chicken house on the property. There's too much to list! $499,900 Active

145 Silverleaf Rd Dugspur, Virginia

4 Beds 3 Baths 3,468 SqFt 20.100 Acres

Quaint farmhouse fixer upper. Yup, honestly you need a scraper & paint. Yes, outside looks not so great but the inside of this classic farmhouse is actually in livable good shape. The exterior has peeling paint and does need TLC. This is an estate and heirs have considered all existing conditions of the home already in the price.  But someone is going to get a nice property on 1.47 level pasture acres. The home has nice views both off the front and sides. The land lays gently sloping and would work great for a homesteader that wants to grow vegetables, have a few chickens, even a goat or horse here. Also would make a terrific rental property for any buyer to invest. The huge country charmer kitchen has great cabinet & counter space. A kitchen wood stove to keep you toasty warm . The home has recently had licensed plumbers & electricians in the home to be sure things work. The home is now winterized but all systems were checked and are operational. Home is being sold AS IS, please. $59,900 Active

768 Hilltown Fries, Virginia

4 Beds 1 Baths 868 SqFt 1.247 Acres

Must See! This 1216 sq. ft singlewide is situated on a private .88 acre lot on a dead end road in the Hebron area minutes from the boat landing and the New River Trail access. This home has 3 bedrooms and 2 baths with the master bedroom featuring a large walk-in closet and master bath with his and her sinks and a garden tub. Enjoy cooking in an open kitchen with plenty of cabinet space and beautiful rock work above the oven. Relax on the back porch peacefully watching the wildlife. For storage you have an 12 x 24 outbuilding for all your toys. $74,900 U

945 Sherwood Rd. Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,216 SqFt 0.880 Acres

This is a remarkable country home with elegant details throughout. You have 20 acres of pasture, and beautiful views all around. The home features hardi plank siding, hydronic floor heating, zoned heat pumps for heating and cooling throughout, 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, the master ensuite has a jetted tub, as well as a large walk in shower with a rain shower head. The open floor plan showcases the gorgeous hardwood flooring throughout. The large laundry room is conveniently located just off the garage on the main level. The gourmet kitchen has custom cabinets, granite counter tops, and an incredible gas stove. The formal dining room features mahogany and white oak flooring. The foyer and office have Brazilian mahogany flooring. Upstairs you have 3 bedrooms, a full bath, and an over-sized family room with built in shelves. The large open basement is perfect for storage. You also have a matching workshop outside, as well as a 12X30 Chicken house on the property. There's too much to list! $499,900 Active

145 Silverleaf Road Dugspur, Virginia

4 Beds 3 Baths 3,468 SqFt 20.100 Acres

Carroll County Communities

Carroll County SCHOOL DATA

Area School Information

Displaying schools in Hillsville

Name Grade Range Rating
Blue Ridge Crossroads Governor's Academy For Technical Educa
n/a
N/A
Carroll County Ed Center
n/a
N/A
Carroll County High School
9-12
3
Carroll/Galax/Joy Ranch Reg Alternative Ed
n/a
N/A
Gladesboro Elementary School
PK-5
5
Hillsville Elementary School
PK-5
6
New Life Christian Academy
1-12
N/A
New Life Christian Schools
5-12
N/A
New Life Christian Schools Intern
2-12
N/A
Woodlawn School
6-8
6