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.
95 FURRY FOX LANE Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,528 SqFt 0.500 Acres
125 Rippey Hollow Road Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,296 SqFt 0.740 Acres
187 Northwoods Ln Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,708 SqFt 1.395 Acres
100 Summerwood Lane Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,325 SqFt 0.480 Acres
54 Grouse Hollow Ln Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,296 SqFt 0.741 Acres
179 Commonwealth Road Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,349 SqFt 0.800 Acres
117 Circle Drive Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 980 SqFt 0.230 Acres
11 Mountain Ridge Lane Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,016 SqFt 2 Acres
589 River Hill Rd Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 1 Baths 856 SqFt 0.446 Acres
171 Link Rd Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 2,068 SqFt 19 Acres
247 Old Quaker Rd Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 2,400 SqFt 3.200 Acres
2744 Glendale Road Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 4 Baths 3,266 SqFt 4 Acres