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. 



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, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices 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

Experience unparalleled luxury in this custom-built masterpiece situated on 3.6 acres in a gated community, offering mesmerizing views of Buffalo Mountain. Spanning over 7000 sq ft under roof, this fully furnished home features 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, and 2 half baths. The expansive 2300 sq ft lower level boasts 10-ft ceilings and is equipped with a Generac 24K whole-house generator for peace of mind. Located mere minutes from Hillsville, Mt. Airy, Winston Salem, Blacksburg, Charlotte, Roanoke VA, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, with easy access to I-77 just 12 miles away, convenience meets luxury. Indulge in the community's amenities, including two stocked ponds—one with a feeding deck and another near a rifle and pistol range exclusive to development owners. Included documents offer a Fact Sheet detailing home specifications and personal property inclusions. Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity—schedule your viewing today. $789,500 Active

875 Princess Drive Hillsville, Virginia

4 Beds 5 Baths 4,555 SqFt 3.600 Acres

A place for your get away or full time. Clean 3 bedroom 1 bath home located on 17.79+/- acres. Fenced so you can bring the horses.  Old Fries Junction Road ends state maintained just past the home  and private road takes you to the New River Trail and New River. This is also only 1/2 mile to Brush Creek and the National Forest and horse trails. Home has wood and oil stoves for heat. Washer located in well house. Pole shed built in 2003. Several out buildings. There two springs located on the property used by livestock. $274,900 Active

24 Edwards Chapel Rd Fries, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,155 SqFt 17.790 Acres

This property has lots of potentials with 4.15 open acres.  It used to be a store and is now converted to living space of 5 bedrooms and 2 baths with 2 kitchens.  Could be separated into 2 apartments if wanted.  The land is beautiful and is within walking and horse riding distance to the VA Highland Trail and the New River Trail.  This would be a great place to make a horse camp for you and your friends! $199,500 Active

9849 Ivanhoe Rd Ivanhoe, Virginia

5 Beds 2 Baths 2,146 SqFt 4.150 Acres

Carroll County Communities