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.
103 Floyd Mountain Lane Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 1 Baths 881 SqFt 0.500 Acres
7210 Meadow Creek Road Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,248 SqFt 0.713 Acres
1680 Cardinal Rd Galax, Virginia
4 Beds 3 Baths 4,096 SqFt 2.351 Acres
TBD COLEMAN LN Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,520 SqFt 47.980 Acres
155 STONEBROOK DR Galax, Virginia
4 Beds 3 Baths 2,760 SqFt 0.876 Acres
115 Allen Street Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,050 SqFt 0.200 Acres
406 Stuart Drive Galax, Virginia
7 Beds 8 Baths 5,321 SqFt 0.900 Acres
1334 Dickey Dr Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 1 Baths 1,008 SqFt 17.727 Acres
433 Courtland Circle Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 2 Baths 1,188 SqFt 0.300 Acres
210 End of the Lane Galax, Virginia
2 Beds 1 Baths 916 SqFt 1.410 Acres
2842 Skyline Highway Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,302 SqFt 0.500 Acres
318 CLOVER ST Galax, Virginia
3 Beds 1 Baths 1,200 SqFt 0.500 Acres