When many people think of Martinsville-Henry County, Martinsville Speedway is most likely the first thing that comes to mind but we're so much more than that. Martinsville-Henry County is a great place to call home and offers its residents and visitors fun-filled experiences, arts and culture, quality healthcare and education systems, a great life-work balance, and yes, thrilling racing. Learn more about what makes Martinsville-Henry County the perfect place to live, work and play.
Cost of Living
The cost of living in Martinsville-Henry County, Virginia is very low. According to the ACCRA Cost of Living index, Martinsville's composite index score is 84.3 (national average = 100).
See how Martinsville-Henry County stacks up against the National Average comparson* for specific consumer categories.
*Source: ACCRA Cost of Living Index - 2019 Q3 Data
Home to a Smithsonian affiliated Natural History, a community theatre, a college theatre, a first-class art museum and an emerging artisan center, Martinsville-Henry County offers an array of artistic and cultural entertainment.View More Culture
The climate in Martinsville-Henry County is perfect for those who like their winters just a little cool and their summers delightful. The view of the Blue Ridge Mountains highlights our breath-taking spring and spectacular autumn.View the monthly averages for Martinsvillle-Henry County.
As you might imagine, racing at all levels is a popular past-time in Martinsville-Henry County. But if speed isn't what you're after, you'll enjoy a variety of other activities from golf to canoeing to spectator sports like baseball.View More Sports
Recreational opportunities abound in Martinsville-Henry County. You are sure to find something just your speed - whether catching record-setting trout in the Smith River or hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains.View More Recreation
We take your health seriously and have the medical infrastructure to see that you receive the best care. Learn more about our facilities.
With a wide variety of housing options and prices up to 30% below the national average, Martinsville-Henry County is the perfect place for you to purchase your next home. The median sales price of a home in our region is $116,450 (Oct 2019), and there is a wide variety of types and sizes to choose from.
Enjoy our lower annual real estate tax too.
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