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

This cabin in the woods is waiting for you! Looking for a place to call home or a place to getaway for the weekends, get your tranquility here! It's easy to get to, has a large wooded yard that opens up to a clear rolling meadow, with a year round creek, 2.44 acres, perfect for horses and other animals. No restrictions. Sip a drink and watch the deer feed right from your large deck.  There's an 8'x24' outbuilding for additional storage, workshop or barn. This cabin is within 5 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway, 7 miles from Hillsville, 12 miles from Galax. Home has been incredibly maintained!  comfortably sleeps up to 6 people and comes completely furnished including big screen tv! Brand new flooring in kitchen and bathroom/laundry. This is a high demand property in a high demand place. Check it out today! $135,000 Active

446 Cherokee Rd Hillsville, Virginia

2 Beds 1 Baths 664 SqFt 2.440 Acres

Amazing 107+/- acre working farm nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Va. This property has it all Including: a beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bath log home built in 1989 out of yellow pine logs, also has a full unfinished basement with garage. You'll enjoy the views from the covered front porch & large back deck overlooking the mountains and your very on pond. Mostly open land with nice hayfields, mature hardwoods with good fence and cross fenced. Multiple barns including: 40x105 equipment shed and run-in barn with water and electric, 5-stall horse barn with drive in hay loft & feed bin. Two steel quonset huts and 5 water troughs. This property has all the water you could ask for with multiple springs and Little Cranberry Creek runs through it as well a native trout stream. This place is a nature lovers dream and plentiful with whitetail deer, black bear and turkey. Great location just outside the City of Galax and within a few mile to the New River and New River Trail. Call Today! $1,295,000 Active

500 Mischief Valley Rd Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,875 SqFt 107.815 Acres

Move-in ready 3 bedroom home with newer roof and newer heat pump! Home features a large living room that walks out to rear full length deck, kitchen with all major appliances and eat-at bar, formal dining room, master bedroom, 2 nice sized guest bedrooms and full hallway bathroom! Other features include walkout basement, replacement windows, heat pump, laminate flooring throughout, public utilities and the list goes on! Don't miss out on this nice home in a convenient location in the Town of Hillsville with a nice yard for enjoyment! $169,900 Active

116 Forest Dr. Hillsville, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,248 SqFt 0.402 Acres

Come to the mountains and bring the whole gang!!!!!  TOTAL 3 HOMES ON 22 ACRES UNIQUE PROPERTY Laurel community in Carroll Co Va.  Close to New River for kayaking and canoeing or ride 4x4's or horses thru Stoots Mt.  Suitable for multi -family enjoyment /or Airbnb potential.  PRIVACY and VIEWS: OWNERS WANT TO SELL AS A WHOLE House #1address: 1925 2072 sq ft on the main level and a basement. PARTIALLY FINISHED WITH ADDITIONAL BEDROOM/STORAGE and 2 ac well/ septic/survey/garden spot/smokehouse/chicken coop/ detached garage/workshop/ firepit/sitting area/ Houses #2 1923 and #3 1921 share a well/1000 gallon holding tank. HOMES have homes have a total of 8 bedrooms and 5 full baths. no cookie cutter homes here ** cherry cabinets, butcherblock island, shiplap ceiling, tiled oversized showers, hardwood flooring too many amenities to list $975,000 Active

1925 McGee RD Woodlawn, Virginia

8 Beds 5 Baths 5,050 SqFt 21.500 Acres