Washington County

Population

Washington County is an area rich in history and culture. Consisting of four towns: Abingdon, Damascus, Glade Spring, and Saltville. Washington County is abundant with local shops, surrounded by gorgeous mountains, and is plentiful in outdoor adventures. 45,000 people call this county home, and it isn’t hard to see why! There are plenty of jobs in healthcare, retail, and manufacturing. Also, two excellent academic institutions are right down the road: Virginia Highlands Community College and Emory and Henry College.

Amenities

Main Street Abingdon is full of locally owned stores and restaurants. The historic Martha Washington Inn, built in 1832, is a great place to stay when visiting. You can finish the day by enjoying a performance at the world-class Barter Theatre. Damascus in an outdoor wonderland. It is home to the Creeper Trail, local bike and coffee shops, and is also a great point to hop on the Appalachian Trail. If you are looking for some of the finest shopping around, you are just a short drive to Bristol where you can find the Pinnacle and much more.  

Real Estate

The real estate market here is healthy. The median property value is $137,000 and home ownership is at an impressive 75.6%. This affordability means this highly desirable county is an easy place to purchase real estate and settle down. With easy access to amenities, entertainment, and more, this is a great place to call home. 

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Washington County consists of the following towns and communities:

Glade Spring

Saltville


Washington County Homes For Sale By Price Range 

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Washington County SCHOOL DATA

Area School Information

Displaying schools in Abingdon

Name Grade Range Rating
A. Linwood Holton Gov. School
n/a
N/A
Abingdon Elementary School
PK-5
6
Abingdon High School
9-12
5
E.B. Stanley Middle School
6-8
6
Greendale Elementary School
PK-5
10
Temple Christian School
1-5, 11-12
N/A
W.N. Neff Center For Science And Technology
n/a
N/A
Watauga Elementary School
PK-5
10