Historically rural Montgomery County, of which Blacksburg is a vital part, is steeped in Southwest Virginia’s lively cultural heritage.
Several regional organizations preserve and promote the area’s deep-seated way of life, and two official “trails” guide the exploration of the Appalachian region’s rich customs and traditions, which continue to flourish into the 21st century.
Did You Know?
The Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metro was named a 2012 "Leading Location for 2012" by Area Development Magazine. The MSA ranked 6th within the South-Atlantic Region and 64th nationally out of 365 MSAs.