Wythe County VA Real Estate - Wytheville, Max Meadows, Rural Retreat

Wythe County

Population and Jobs

Wythe County is colloquially dubbed “The Hub of Southwest Virginia” and “The Crossroads of the Blue Ridge. It truly feels like it is at the center of Southwestern Virginia. Nestled against the Blue Ridge Mountains where two major Interstates intersect, Wythe County offers unparalleled access to this part of the East Coast while being a town you may very well not want to leave. 29,000 people call Wythe County home, with the small town feel spreading across it’s many residential areas. This includes Rural Retreat, Ft. Chiswell, and more. Named after George Wythe, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, this county is rich in history and truly offers something for everyone. Jobs in the county are mainly centered around manufacturing, but there are also plenty of jobs in healthcare, social assistance, and retail. 


The county seat, Wytheville, offers lots amenities, with plenty of shopping, a revitalized downtown with local shops, and lots of outdoor recreation. With easy access to the Jefferson National Forest, the New River, the Appalachian Trail, and lots of parks, this county is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream. Of course, Wythe county has more to offer than just the sum of its parts. Downtown is home to lots of shopping and dining options, including the historic Log House Restaurant, Wiffle Pops Creamery, and the up and coming Pink Elephant Boutique. Due to its central location in the Interstate system, you are only a short drive away from Tennessee, North Carolina, West Virginia, and Kentucky. This means that even more adventure is just down the road. 

Real Estate

These factors mean the area is perfect not just for residential purposes, but also for your business. Lower real estate prices, availability of affordable labor, cooperating local government and close proximity to 4 other states all make Wythe County a desirable place for your next business endeavor. 

Low real estate prices and a cost of living that is well below average means that this is also the perfect place to settle down and raise a family. So whether you are looking to live right in the middle of town or head out to the edges and build your dream home on acreage, Wythe County can offer all of it. 

If you are looking for real estate in or around Wythe County, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Mountain Sky Properties can help you find the home, land, or commercial property you have been dreaming of. Give us a call at (276) 228-8882 or click here to message us directly.

Wythe County Homes For Sale By Price Range

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

Featured Listings

Immaculate 4 bedroom, 2 bath home is now available in beautiful Rural Retreat.  Inside you have a master bedroom with a parents retreat, jet tub, separate shower and double sinks.  Throughout the rest of the house you have 3 more bedrooms, bath, a huge living room, den and a dining room with sliding doors to back deck and an eating bar separating it from the nice kitchen. Outside you have a vinyl covered front porch with a sidewalk that leads around to the open back deck.  You have plenty of landscaping, a wide paved driveway and an outbuilding.  Home has a newer metal roof and newer heat pump.  This is a must see with almost 2000 sq ft of living space and a level .65 acre yard.  Located just minutes from grocery, banks and Rural Retreat Lake. Call today. $179,500 U

183 Indian Circle Rural Retreat, Virginia

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,998 SqFt 0.650 Acres

Hunting for a good investment?  You've found it in the mountains of beautiful south west Virginia!  Bordering the Jefferson National Forest, this mountain land lays amazingly well!  There are miles of ATV trails throughout the 350 wooded acres surrounding 80 acres of lush green hay fields.  Taking the driveway in through the well kept fields, through the clean woods & 'round the curve to the tidy, lightly lived in home on the hill, the breathtaking views of the mountains in the distance spread out before you.  It is unbelievable, they will continually enchant you as they change, cycling through all 4 seasons, from lush green to gold, orange & red to bare & quiet.  This unique large tract of usable mtn. land could be crop farmed, hayed, & hunted.  Fence it & graze it.  These two adjoining parcels form a good shape, broad & deep, plenty of privacy and excellent hunting, you can drive to your stands & no vertical tracking!  According to Google Earth highest elevation is about 2800'+/-. $1,200,000 Active

329 Dry Road Speedwell, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,600 SqFt 430.296 Acres

Charming four-bedroom home on over an acre lot in the heart of Wytheville. This stunning cape cod is the perfect marriage of 1950s charm and modern functionality. Featuring hardwood floors, a wood-burning fireplace, and spacious rooms, along with a modern mini-split system, finished basement, and updated electric/plumbing, this home is move-in ready. The first and second floors combine to have three bedrooms and two bathrooms, along with the kitchen, dining, and living spaces. Downstairs you'll find a spacious basement set up for an office, gym, or the perfect in-law suite with its own bathroom. Outside you have one of, if not the most beautiful yard inside town limits. A flat, corner lot, blocked by trees on two sides and the road on the other two sides, this is truly a private paradise right in the heart of town. Don't let this one slip away, call and set up your showing today! $225,000 U

700 11th Street Wytheville, Virginia

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,305 SqFt 1.130 Acres

This renovated home provides 3 spacious bedrooms and 2 full baths along with lots of entertaining space, both inside and out. The extra large kitchen has plenty of cabinets and space to dine-in with adjoining dining room only steps away. Hardwood flooring is laid out in the majority of the gathering spaces and quality carpet is in all bedrooms. The bathrooms have recent tile work completed, are impressive to look at and easy to clean. This home is well adorned with splashes of color throughout and a small amount of decorative wallpaper. The large screen-in room provides covered space from the elements, but there's also plenty of room on the deck for gatherings. This beautiful home has been upgraded with metal roofing, vinyl siding, heat pump and lots of other subtle improvements making it a ideal spot to land. An outbuilding has power and the yard is level in the front with underground drainage system in place and a small creek along the street. Hurry to see this one before it's gone! $160,000 U

220 Rose Hill Road Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,188 SqFt 0.510 Acres

Beautiful home on a massive lot convenient to local schools, restaurants, and I-81. This 3 bedroom 2 bathroom home offers a dream kitchen, sizable rooms, quality updates, and a fenced in back yard. With an oversized two car garage, nearly an acre of land, and a partial basement and outdoor shed, this property has room for families of all sizes and room to grow. $275,000 Active

134 LAVENDER RD Max Meadows, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,287 SqFt 0.920 Acres

If you want a unique property then this is it.  The older home has renovations started that needs finishing. Also on the property is a ranch style, large one bedroom home with a 3 bedroom apartment upstairs and a separate workshop building with a 2 bedroom apartment above it.  This property has the potential to be a great money making opportunity or if you have a large family that wants to live on the same property, this would be perfect.  Outside you have beautiful landscaping, convenient location and a little slice of Wythe County history.  Call today for more information on the property and to get information on a renovation loan to finish it as you wish. $379,500 Active

3782 Lee Hwy Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,637 SqFt 0.750 Acres

Single Level brick house near downtown happenings in Wytheville, VA. This property could be ideal for first time buyers or investors with its convenient location and is priced less than tax assessment. This 3 bedroom, 1 bath home, nestled a short distance away from downtown and along the historic district, provides a comfortable living with a creek running in the back yard. Just a 1/2 block off of Withers Road and along Church St, this location has lots of history around it without a lot of traffic and a natural backdrop of foliage and running water providing lots of privacy. The basement is a blank canvas which can be finished out to incorporate more living space. A large yard and both on & off street parking are pluses. If you need more space, there's 1.8 adjoining acres that includes the creek and more room to roam and additional street frontage if development is in order. $99,000 U

555 Church Street Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 1 Baths 1,023 SqFt 0.500 Acres