Part of the New River Valley (Blacksburg-Christiansburg MSA), Floyd is only 25 minutes from Interstate 81, 35 minutes from Virginia Tech, and 45 minutes from Roanoke (and its airport). Floyd is less than two hours from Winston-Salem and Greensboro, North Carolina.

  • 1 Traffic Light
  • 35 minutes  to Virginia Tech
  • 45 minutes to Roanoke
  • Less than 2 hours from Greensboro and Winston-Salem, NC
  • 2.5 hours from Charlotte, NC
  • About 4.5 hours to Fairfax County, VA

Blacksburg-Roanoke-Winston-Salem Triangle


Blacksburg, Virginia: home of Virginia Tech
Roanoke, Virginia: home of Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Winston-Salem, North Carolina: home of Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine


Floyd, Virginia – a Southwest Tobacco Commission County