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. 

Amenities

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

Move-in ready brick ranch home within easy walking distance to downtown Wytheville and parks. Sitting on a corner lot this cute ranch style home has three bedrooms and 1 and 1/2 baths, new carpet, tiled floors, new paint, updated bath, spacious kitchen with new stove and microwave, wood-burning fireplace in the downstairs den. This would make a perfect starter home or perfect for those downsizing into something still spacious and comfortable.  Outside you will find a spacious lot with mature trees and a free-standing patio with pergola for all of your entertaining needs. Call today!!  This one will not last. $154,900 Active

395 5TH ST Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,540 SqFt 0.230 Acres

Move-in ready brick ranch home within easy walking distance to downtown Wytheville and parks. Sitting on a corner lot this cute ranch style home has three bedrooms and 1 and 1/2 baths, new carpet, tiled floors, new paint, updated bath, spacious kitchen with new stove and microwave, wood-burning fireplace in the downstairs den. This would make a perfect starter home or perfect for those downsizing into something still spacious and comfortable. Outside you will find a spacious lot with mature trees and a free-standing patio with pergola for all of your entertaining needs. Call today!! This one will not last. $154,900 Active

395 N 5th Street Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,980 SqFt 0.230 Acres

Beautiful brick & vinyl single level living home in established neighborhood with lots of amenities. Updated kitchen and baths along with laundry being relocated to 1st floor makes for comfortable living. The Master has been supersized into a suite with walk-in shower and jet tub with additional space and multiple closets. Amenities of hardwood flooring, new windows and doors, gas heat, A/C and whole house generator all included under tax assessment. Spacious living and dining rooms offer plenty of room to entertain and an added bonus of a sunroom is perfect for plants and soaking in the views of the nearby mountains. The 2nd floor has been insulated and could be a large gathering or play area or even finished into more living space. A finished room with fireplace in the basement offer possible in-law suite options and plenty of storage room with a separate entrance from back porch. The large fenced-in yard has all kinds of color throughout the seasons. You shouldn't miss this one! $215,000 U

830 Country Club Drive Wytheville, Virginia

3 Beds 4 Baths 2,691 SqFt 1.009 Acres

Wythe County SCHOOL DATA

Area School Information

Searching within a 12 mile radius of Zip Code 24382

Name Grade Range Rating
George Wythe High School
9-12
6
Regional Alternative/Wythe Co
n/a
N/A
Wythe County Tech Center
n/a
N/A
Minnick Education Center - Wytheville
K-12
N/A
Spiller Elementary School
PK-5
4
Scott Memorial Middle School
6-8
6
Echo Valley Christian School
1, 3, 5-7
N/A
Granite Christian Academy
PK-8
N/A
Sheffey Elementary School
PK-5
9
Speedwell Elementary School
PK-5
10
Rural Retreat Elementary School
PK-5
9
Rural Retreat Middle School
6-8
8
Rural Retreat High School
9-12
6
Covenant Christian Academy
PK-10
N/A
Step By Step Christian School
K-3
N/A
Max Meadows Elementary School
PK-5
8
Fort Chiswell High School
9-12
7
Fort Chiswell Middle School
6-8
6