Giles County

Population and Jobs

Giles County is an area rich with history and cultural significance. Home to 17,000 people, its diverse mountain landscape has something to offer everyone in its towns of Pearisburg, Pembroke, Rich Creek, and more. As an outdoor paradise, it boasts 37 miles of the New River Trail and over 50 miles of the Appalachian and Great Eastern Trails. One point of attraction of this particular area is Mountain Lake, a gorgeous mountain resort and lake. This remarkable location was also the filming location of the iconic film “Dirty Dancing.”

Jobs are largely found in manufacturing, but health service and education also offer lots of opportunities.

Amenities

Giles County is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream, with most of its tourism and attractions centered around the natural beauty of the area. Cascade Falls offers gorgeous hiking, and Mill Creek Falls is a great place to get in some mountain biking. Fine dining can be found at local establishments like The Palisades Restaurant, and local wineries like Great Mountain Vineyard & Winery offer a unique experience. Just a short drive away from downtown Blacksburg and Christiansburg, you can find a variety of options for events and nightlife.

Real Estate

Regardless of what you’re looking for, Giles County has something to offer. New construction offers a fresh look in a private location, giving you a chance to find your forever home in this idyllic mountain paradise. There are also opportunities for you to find a fixer-upper investment property so you can create the perfect dream home for your clients. While these small towns may feel quaint, you can enjoy the privacy of the small communities while maintaining quick access to larger towns.

If you are looking for real estate in or around Giles 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.



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Giles County SCHOOL DATA

Area School Information

Displaying schools in Ripplemead

Name Grade Range Rating
Jefferson Christian Academy
PK-12
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