City At A Glance
About Blacksburg, VA
With the beautiful Virginia mountains as the scenery, Blacksburg is an ideal place to call home. Virginia Tech provides a great deal to the area's economy, which includes defense contractors and engineering firms, while downtown offers a farmers market and the Historic District, showcasing its extraordinary architecture. Blacksburg is located in Montgomery County. The city is more than 2,000 feet above sea level and residents enjoy mild summer temperatures that typical stay below 83.