Home to nearly 20,000 permanent residents, Smith Mountain Lake is a stunning surprise among the foothills of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. More than 40 miles long, the 22,000-acre lake meanders along 500 miles of water frontage. The lake continues to grow in popularity both as a travel destination and for its alluring lifestyle.

The lake is bordered by Bedford, Franklin and Pittsylvania counties, which offer low taxes. The quality of life and affordability of Southwest Virginia make it an alluring place to come, whether for a vacation, to retire, or to raise a family. And for all the same reasons the area is an ideal place to locate a business with an eager customer and client base..