Floyd County, VA
Grow your Business Here
Entrepreneurship ♦ Craftsmanship ♦ Innovation
See what makes Floyd the best place for your business.
In Floyd, live close to the land and to the source of your food, water, and recreation, in a welcoming, entrepreneurial place with Gigabit internet service.
Workforce and Talent
Find your talent regionally among more than 15,000 higher-ed graduates each year. Local preK-12 education provides both advanced academic and experiential learning options. Floyd County High School graduates also have the option of tuition-free community college for up to 2 years.
Households with Gigabit internet services by the
end of 2022
Business owners say Floyd meets or exceeds expectations
Higher education institutions within a 30-mile radius
Potential workforce within a 30-mile radius
Floyd’s Business Culture
What People Are Saying
“Musicians and singers like coming here. There's no neon. There are no distractions. It's a place that you can come relax and concentrate on the music and not fight traffic and not worry about, you know, somebody breaking into their car right now. So it's magic. It really is…”
Mountain Fever Music Group, President
“My perspective as an entrepreneur is that I'm in an area where there aren't a lot of huge companies that are competing for the bright young folks who are growing up here.”
Tendergrass Farms, CEO
"We have a community of wonderful makers, and everybody that works here at Anne Vaughan Designs Jewelry lives either in Floyd or close by with roots in Floyd. It's a great, supportive area where you have a number of small businesses that are really growing and can help you figure out how to develop your own business.”
Anne Vaughan Designs Jewelry, Co-founder