Montgomery County

Population and Jobs

Montgomery County is home to several towns and smaller communities, offering a great amount of diversity for properties and lifestyles here in Southwestern Virginia. Communities like Riner, Pilot, Shawsville, and more will appeal to those looking for more privacy and a scenic mountain location. Alternatively, Blacksburg and Christiansburg can offer the bustle and amenities of those who want more. Boasting a population of 99,000, jobs are plentiful. Home to Virginia Tech, jobs in the county are largely centered around education. Even so, there are also plenty of opportunities in engineering, agriculture, healthcare, and much more. 


Blacksburg houses an ever expanding selection of shopping, restaurants, and specialty stores. The Moss Arts Center, located on the Virginia Tech Campus, hosts world-class musicians, artists, and authors throughout the year, while Lane Stadium will have some of the most exciting college football in the nation. Christiansburg offers plenty of modern shopping options with the New River Valley Mall at the center of multiple shopping complexes. Alternatively, if you are looking to escape the town and enjoy nature, Montgomery County also has scenic hikes, drives, and even kayaking.

Real Estate

When it comes to finding the perfect home for you and your family, Montgomery County has a little bit of everything. Blacksburg is a very active town with everything from condos on Main Street, to a single family home in an active neighborhood, and larger homes with more room to play. Christiansburg offers the most variety with plenty of homes right in town and a wide selection of homes in the countryside. Riner is a quaint community made up mostly of homes on acreage, farms, and a few newer subdivisions full of single family homes. Regardless of your goals, your are likely to find your dream location in Montgomery County.

If you are looking for real estate in or around Montgomery 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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