Blacksburg, VA

Blacksburg, VA WeatherBlacksburg, an incorporated town in Montgomery County, Virginia, charted in 1871. Virginia's largest university, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is located in Blackburg. Virginia Tech is ranked 56th among the nation's top research universities. Virginia's largest research park, the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center (CRC), is located adjacent to the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg.

Blacksburg was recently named by Outdoor Magazine as one of the top 10 towns to live in the U.S. The town's population in 2000 was 39,573 persons (2000 U.S. Census).

Historic Districts

The Blacksburg Historic District, Kentland Farm Historic and Archaeological District and Miller Southside Residential Historic District are located within Blacksburg, and the North Fork Valley Rural Historic District is nearby. See Virginia's online listing of the National & State Historic Registers for Montgomery County for more information on the individual sites and districts.

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