About Roanoke

Do you already live, work, or play in Roanoke?  Or are you considering relocating to the City?  The City of Roanoke, as well as the surrounding region, affords residents and visitors a unique experience.  Tucked in the Roanoke Valley with mountains in every direction, Roanoke is strategically located less than a day’s drive to over half of the U.S. population, and affords visitors and residents alike a variety of outdoor amenities, award winning local restaurants, and big-city shopping and museums, all with the charm of a small town.  Please click on the following links to learn more about the Roanoke area.

  • Strategic Advantages – Learn more about what makes Roanoke an excellent location for your business.
  • Location – Located halfway between Atlanta and New York, Roanoke is well connected to major markets east of the Mississippi River.
  • Living in Roanoke – Resources if you presently live in the City, or are planning to soon move here.
  • Visiting Roanoke – A list of resources to point visitors to all of the fun.
  • Economic Development Authority – Appointed by Council, this group of business individuals work closely with the City to promote and support Economic Development.