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City of Galax

Population and Jobs

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!

 

Amenities

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. 

 

Real Estate

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.



Featured Listings

Take a look at this home! A great opportunity to own an investment property or a fixer upper for a new family! This 3 bed 1 bath home offers a sizable living room and kitchen area. The bathroom is in a convenient location for all three bedrooms. Extra storage space and the garage are easily accessible from the home. Sitting on a great, usable lot with both an apple and pear tree and more room for gardening. Truly town and country, offering wonderful scenery and just minutes from downtown Galax and the New River. Don't miss this opportunity. Call to schedule an appointment. $60,000 Active

124 Frazier Road Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,143 SqFt 0.600 Acres

Check this out! A move in ready, 3 bed 2 bath home, offers one level living and everything else you're looking for. A cozy living room with a beautiful wood stove. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and jacuzzi tub. Two more bedrooms are on the other side of the house, making the perfect home layout for a new family. A newly constructed deck allows you to look over a well-kept, fenced-in backyard. All sheds on this property convey with the sale! A well producing garden is already in use in the backyard and ready for its next owner. The property sits on over 2 acres, the current owner has had much luck during hunting season. Just less than 10 minutes from Galax, where you can find great grocery stores and local restaurants. If recreation is your desire, the home is less than 3 miles from the New River & New River trail. Call today to make your appointment! $125,000 Active

124 Iron Ridge Road Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,188 SqFt 2.195 Acres

This ready to move into home is well maintained, features nice amenities, offers one level living and is located in a nice neighborhood. Great location within walking distance to the public library, public schools, recreational department, medical center and grocery stores. The home features include hardwood flooring, heat pump, thermo windows, vinyl siding, attached garage, paved driveway and large outbuilding all situated on a nice level lot. $165,000 Active

605 Parkwood Dr Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,047 SqFt 0.290 Acres

Check this out! A move in ready, 3 bed 2 bath home, offers one level living and everything else you're looking for. A cozy living room with a beautiful wood stove. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and jacuzzi tub. Two more bedrooms are on the other side of the house, making the perfect home layout for a new family. A newly constructed deck allows you to look over a well-kept, fenced-in backyard. All sheds on this property convey with the sale! A well producing garden is already in use in the backyard and ready for its next owner. The property sits on over 2 acres, the current owner has had much luck during hunting season. Just less than 10 minutes from Galax, where you can find great grocery stores and local restaurants. If recreation is your desire, the home is less than 3 miles from the New River & New River trail. Call today to make your appointment! $125,000 Active

124 Iron Ridge Road Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,188 SqFt 2.195 Acres

Vinyl sided home in the Pipers Gap Community! Features include 2 bedroom 1 bath with spacious living room & den, kitchen/dining area and appliances conevy, 2-oil monitors, propane gaslogs,  very nice detached garage with paved driveway and located in a quiet location. $89,900 U

60 Green Acres Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 1 Baths 1,236 SqFt 1 Acres

Cozy, 3 bedroom, 1 bath home has new kitchen cabinets, new heat, and floor coverings. Move in ready and close and convenient to downtown Galax while also having walking access to the New River Trail from the back yard. Great starter home or investment property. Wont last long at this price! $79,900 U

102 Laurel Street Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 988 SqFt 0.320 Acres

Three bedroom three bath home in a great location in the City of Galax!  This home is conveniently located in the City limits and features three bedrooms three full baths, large open living/dining area with a brick fireplace, hardwood flooring, his and her closets in the master bedroom, large family room/den and workshop in the basement, concrete patio, new deck overlooking the mountains, nice yard, privacy fence, and sits at the end of a dead end street! $282,500 Active

121 Sherry Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,338 SqFt 0.510 Acres

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath home with 6.85 acres in the Fairview area of Grayson County. Bring your horses and all the animals, this mini farm has a few fruit trees with some pasture and wooded area with a small stream. This property is a little Country Charm and is convenient to downtown Galax, New River, New River Trail,  Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Blue Ridge Music Center. $124,900 Active

182 Amber Lane Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 1 Baths 896 SqFt 6.850 Acres

Great location in Galax City!  Brick Ranch Home with 3 bedrooms 1 bath, heat pump, propane stove, 1-car carport on a nice corner lot. $114,900 U

106 Frazier Rd Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,025 SqFt 0.300 Acres

Beautifully remodeled 3 bedroom 2 full bath home that is move in ready! This home is in a great neighborhood, and has a nice open concept floor plan for the living room, dining, and kitchen. There is also a separate family room with plenty of room for entertaining. The home has a metal roof, a heat pump for central heat and air, beautiful hardwood floor and tile, two completely remodeled bathrooms, all new stainless steel kitchen appliances, and a beautifully designed white brick gas log fireplace. You have a decent sized yard, and have plenty of room for parking. This neighborhood is on the outskirts of Galax City limits, so you still have town water and sewer, not to mention fantastic internet speeds, yet you don't feel like you're in the middle of town. You're about 5 minutes to just about everything that Galax has to offer: Walmart, Lowes, Hobby Lobby, the hospital, downtown local shops, fishing, hiking trails, New River, and so much more. Call for your chance to see this beauty! $175,000 U

118 Greenhaven Dr Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,554 SqFt 0.360 Acres

Location, location, location. Right in the heart of Galax. Small little cottage with nice sized yard, would make an amazing first home, second home, or an awesome rental. This home is within walking distance of so much that Galax has to offer such as: hospital, New River trail, restaurant's, shopping, drug stores, gym, church, and downtown Galax. This home was recently a rental, but now the current owner is ready to sell. The home has hardiplank siding, vinyl windows, heatpump, 2 large bedrooms, one has a small full bath with walk in shower. large living room and nice size kitchen/ laundry combo. There is a covered porch on the front and a covered patio out back. this is a prime property in a prime location. this house just needs a little TLC and it would be an amazing property. Don't let this little gem get away. $149,900 Active

101 Hospital Dr. Galax, Virginia

2 Beds 2 Baths 970 SqFt 0.400 Acres

Beautifully remodeled 3 bedroom 2 full bath home that is move in ready! This home is in a great neighborhood, and has a nice open concept floor plan for the living room, dining, and kitchen. There is also a separate family room with plenty of room for entertaining. The home has a metal roof, a heat pump for central heat and air, beautiful hardwood floor and tile, two completely remodeled bathrooms, all new stainless steel kitchen appliances, and a beautifully designed white brick gas log fireplace. You have a decent sized yard, and have plenty of room for parking. This neighborhood is on the outskirts of Galax City limits, so you still have town water and sewer, not to mention fantastic internet speeds, yet you don't feel like you're in the middle of town. You're about 5 minutes to just about everything that Galax has to offer: Walmart, Lowes, Hobby Lobby, the hospital, downtown local shops, fishing, hiking trails, New River, and so much more. Call for your chance to see this beauty! $175,000 Pending

118 Greenhaven Drive Galax, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,554 SqFt 0.360 Acres