The City of Galax is named after the Galax leaf which is native to the area and grows in the mountainous regions of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Galax is one of only forty-two independent cities in the United States. 6,800 people call this city home, and it’s not hard to see why. Steeped in culture and offering lots of unique opportunities, Galax is a unique place in Southwestern Virginia. While manufacturing, health care, and retail are the primary jobs, the city is very open to and supportive of local businesses. This might be the perfect place to start that business you’ve always dreamed of!
The City of Galax is going through an economic revitalization that focusing on their heritage of art and music. Galax is designated as the World Capital of Old Time Mountain Music. Chestnut Creek School of the Arts opened in 2007 as a center whose mission is preserving the art and music heritage of the area. They offer weekend art classes and musical experiences with local legends. They also have a pottery studio that is open to the public, and are in the process of building a woodworking studio to further brand the city as a Music and Art Heritage Hub. Their downtown is robust, offering local shops, antiquing, and restaurants.
Whether you are looking for a quaint cottage on the edge of town or a home right in the middle of things, Galax has a variety of options when it comes to real estate. Highly connected to the adjoining counties of Grayson and Carroll, you can find properties that can make you feel like you’re in the rural countryside or a home right next to downtown.
If you are looking for real estate in or around the city of Galax, 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.
65 Mockingbird Lane Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 1 Baths 816 SqFt 1.300 Acres
310 Main Street Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,772 SqFt 0.227 Acres
163 Edmonds Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,523 SqFt 1.380 Acres
605 McArthur St Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,100 SqFt 0.240 Acres
130 Clover Street Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,581 SqFt 0.300 Acres
107 Hale Lane Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,170 SqFt 1.407 Acres
48 Maple Tree Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,030 SqFt 0.309 Acres
463 Matthews Street Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 956 SqFt 0.420 Acres
811 River Beach Lane Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,404 SqFt 7.690 Acres
352 Mockingbird Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 936 SqFt 0.496 Acres
792 Foothills Rd Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,358 SqFt 2.600 Acres
102 Watson Terrace Galax, Virginia
4 Beds 2 Baths 1,760 SqFt 0.500 Acres