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, 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

Three acres with over 500 feet of frontage on Crooked Creek with a 2007 40 foot Teton Experience 5th wheel camper.  This property is water front and has a large building/work shop with power, a metal carport to park your car under and a large metal carport to cover the camper.  If you are looking for privacy and water front for your weekend or summer get away this is the perfect property for you! $129,900 Active

Woodlawn, Virginia

1 Beds 1 Baths 320 SqFt 3 Acres

This 4 bedroom home has been completely restored while keeping a lot of the original charm and character of a 1920s home. Home has 10' ceilings in the main level and 8' ceilings in the upper level. The original fireplace is made of soapstone with a new 25 stainless steel flue. Home has two new furnaces and all new duct work for multi-level temperature control. Electrical has been updated and plumbing replaced with a new Pex water system and a new hot water heater and pressure tank. A new lighting system was installed for energy efficiency. The large custom kitchen with center island and sidebar has all new black stainless appliances. Newer windows.  Roof was replaced approximately 5 years ago. This beautiful home sits on 1.84 acres of open rolling land and is perfect for the growing family. A small creek runs along the back property line. Large backyard! Home is conveniently located off US-58, only a few miles to Old Mill Golf Course and Blue Ridge Parkway. $179,900 Active

23 Woodfield Hillsville, Virginia

4 Beds 2 Baths 2,484 SqFt 1.840 Acres

BEAUTIFUL REMODELED SPLIT FOYER SITUATED ON 3.6 PRIVATE ACRES! FEATURING NEW HEAT PUMP, GAS LOG FIREPLACE, LAMINATE WOOD & TILE FLOORING, APPLIANCES REMAIN,  NEW BACK DECK. LOWER LEVEL HAS SPACIOUS DEN, KITCHEN, LAUNDRY AND POSSIBILITY OF ADDING 4TH BEDROOM. OPEN AND WOODED LAND WITH A CREEK. OUT BUILDING AND A SHORT DRIVE INTO GALAX CITY. CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE NEW RIVER TRAIL AND NEW RIVER. $169,000 Active

519 BLUE RIDGE MILL RD Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,288 SqFt 3.600 Acres

This 4 bedroom home has been completely restored while keeping a lot of the original charm and character of a 1920s home. Home has 10' ceilings in the main level and 8' ceilings in the upper level. The original fireplace is made of soapstone with a new 25’ stainless steel flue. Home has two new furnaces and all new duct work for multi-level temperature control. Electrical has been updated and plumbing replaced with a new Pex water system and a new hot water heater and pressure tank. A new lighting system was installed for energy efficiency. The large custom kitchen with center island and sidebar has all new black stainless appliances. Newer windows.  Roof was replaced approximately 5 years ago. This beautiful home sits on 1.84 acres of open rolling land and is perfect for the growing family. Large backyard! A small creek runs along the back property line. Home is conveniently located off US-58, only a few miles to Old Mill Golf Course and Blue Ridge Parkway.  Buyer to verify internet. $179,900 Active

23 Woodfield Lane Hillsville, Virginia

4 Beds 2 Baths 2,484 SqFt 1.840 Acres

Exceptional log cabin with just over 8 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Chestnut Falls.  Spacious front porch, sun lit indoor space feels welcoming with floor to ceiling stone gas log fireplace and a stunning open floor plan, beautiful kitchen with plenty of cabinets. Primary living area on first level. Gleaming hardwood floors including maple, Brazilian cherry and oak.  Three full baths, 2 on the main level and one in the 450 square foot finished portion of the basement.  Ample storage with large closets and outbuildings with space for your cycles and kayaks, a home workshop/office on the lower level. The 8.51 acres include flower beds, gardens, fruit trees, blooming perennials, and three springs...just minutes to the New River Trail access located in Carroll County, VA  Perfect for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, check it out today! Recent upgrades include a gravel walkway to backyard, a greenhouse, move-in ready!  HOA $350 annually $249,000 Active

542 Chestnut Falls Lane Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 3 Baths 2,136 SqFt 8.512 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