Washington County


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.


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. 

If you are interested in living in this wonderful area, 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.

Washington County consists of the following towns and communities:

Glade Spring


Washington County Homes For Sale By Price Range 

Washington county homes $100,000 to $200,000Washington county homes $200,000 to $300,000Washington county homes $300,000 to $500,000Washington county homes $500,000 and up

Featured Listings

Located in the beautiful Country Club Estate subdivision in the Town of Abingdon, this gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 and 1/2 bathroom home sits on 0.43 acres. This home is one of the most well kept homes I have seen! On the first level we have the primary bedroom suite and first floor living! Hickory floors in most of the rooms. Appliances in the kitchen are approx 2 years old. Both heat pumps are new in the fall of 2022. A private screened porch offers a cozy retreat from busy life and the bright entryway welcomes you into the home. The kitchen has granite counter tops, custom cabinets and tile backsplash. This home has significant storage available throughout with some walk-in closets. The driveway is concrete and double-width. Convenient to everything in Abingdon! Make your appt today before it's gone! $439,900 Active

180 Fairway Drive Abingdon, Virginia

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,299 SqFt 0.430 Acres

DON'T MISS OUT on your chance to buy this nearly brand new, beautiful lake front property! This home is located on the ''main channel'' of South Holston lake and has an abundance of views everywhere you look. From the gorgeous mountains to the sparkling lake, this home has real potential to be your very own oasis! The house is situated on a double lot of .71 acres and features just under 2,000 square feet. Sellers have made a great fenced in area in the back yard for pets and family to enjoy when you're not on the lake. When you walk through the door you will immediately notice how bright and spacious everything feels. There are 3 great sized bedrooms, 2 full baths one of them being a jack and jill bathroom with separate vanities, a HUGE unfinished basement that has been plumbed and just waiting for your imagination, 10' ceilings, ample vehicle and boat parking, and a future dock plan has already been approved for the new owners! Sellers are also leaving the washer and dryer behind. Ca $475,000 Active

23066 Ahoy Lane Abingdon, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,980 SqFt 0.710 Acres

Charming bungalow in a peaceful setting in the town of Damascus.  Remodeled with a new kitchen with granite countertop, appliances, cabinets, removed wall to open up living space; a finished attic of over 450 sq ft, with its own split system HVAC; separate laundry area and hallway closet added; and additional paved parking.  Includes a detached one-car garage, an outdoor shed, and an adjoining covered deck. The home is located on one-half acre surrounded by trees and lush greenery, and is within about a mile to many activities in the area such as hiking, biking, trout fishing, restaurants, Appalachian Heritage Distillery, Appalachian Trail Center.  Both the Creeper Trail and the Appalachian Trail are a short walk from the property, as is downtown Damascus and the Damascus town park. The home has been freshly painted with rich yet neutral colors throughout, and is move-in ready. $285,000 Active

527 Rutledge St Damascus, Virginia

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,128 SqFt 0.470 Acres