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

Beautiful Brick Ranch Home perched on a hill with close to 4 acres! This 3-bedroom 1.5 bath house offers a full unfinished basement and close to 1900 sq ft of living space. The open floor plan with a large picture window in the living room offers plenty of natural light. The recently remodeled kitchen features beautiful wood cabinetry with butcher block counter tops, with a farmhouse sink to top it off! The HVAC unit was replaced in 2022 and new roof in 2018. $249,900 Active

11741 Fancy Gap Hwy Cana, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,891 SqFt 3.840 Acres

Handymen, Flippers, Fixer are going to want to check out this affordable 1 bedroom home  conveniently located in Galax. Ready to be restored  and loved!! $25,000 Active

118 Matthews St. Galax, Virginia

1 Beds 1 Baths 578 SqFt 0.500 Acres

Beautiful property sitting on just over 5 acres with plenty to offer. The property has a singlewide with a covered porch and an outbuilding with electricity. Call today for a showing. $62,900 Active

306 Campbell Place Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 1 Baths 810 SqFt 5.130 Acres

Enjoy the mountain views from your backyard and the quiet country living that this home has to offer. Only minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and Fancy Gap. The downstairs basement could be finished to add another 575 square feet of living area. With a little vision and work this property could be brought back to being a wonderful home! $100,000 Active

401 Flint Hill Rd Cana, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,023 SqFt 0.500 Acres

Carroll County Communities