Franklin County, situated in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, is a natural setting for your business, your family, and your future. The fastest growing community in western Virginia, Franklin County boasts low costs of doing business, and unparalleled quality of life, and a special something that welcomes you home. The County is home to two magnificent lakes covering over 24,000 acres, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Eastern Gateway of the Crooked Road. Recreational opportunities about both on land and on water. Priority has always been placed on education in Franklin County. From award winning public schools, to the rapidly growing Ferrum College, to customized workforce training at the Franklin Center for Advanced Learning and Enterprise, quality life-long learning is available within our borders.
Looking to relocate or expand a business? Come take advantage of some of the lowest tax rates in Virginia, an available and highly-skilled workforce, and a location that puts you within a one day's drive of two-thirds of the entire United States population. Opening your business in Franklin County really a low-cost, high-reward investment that will pay dividends year after year. Cut your costs by utilizing our low electric, telecommunications, and tax rates. Increase your efficiency by hiring from our hard-working, low turnover, highly skilled labor force. And then reward yourself by living in a County that welcomes you with open arms to a quality of life based on family and community.
Come let us show you why Franklin County, Virginia is truly "A Natural Setting for Opportunity".