Living & Working in Roanoke

Living & Working in Roanoke

Roanoke, Va. is a Perfect Place for Residents

Living in Roanoke has never been better. Perfectly situated in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Roanoke offers an eclectic mix of outdoor, cultural, historical and entertainment activities. Roanoke is a five time "All-America City," a three-time "Top Digital City" and has been designated "One of America's Most Livable Communities."

Whether you're single or married, young or older, Roanoke probably has what you need. With a strong economy and a lively downtown there truly is something for everyone. Conveniently located off Interstate 81, Roanoke boasts many outdoor activities and a close proximity to several universities, lakes, ski resorts, and more. Walking, running, biking, hiking and boating are all popular choices along with shopping at the Roanoke City Market or watching a Salem Red Sox baseball game.

A great place for families, Roanoke was named one of the 10 best places to raise a child by Parenting Magazine. And as a mid-sized city, Roanoke has many opportunities for singles, as well.

What's going on in Roanoke?

You don't need to take our word for it, check out the following sites to see what Roanoke has to offer, which give a glimpse into "what it is to be a Roanoker by origin or adoption, and the love we all share for Roanoke."

Information on Roanoke's low crime rate, school systems, cost of living and activities:

Local organizations for young professionals: