Greene County offers a quality of life that can only be found in the natural beauty of Central Virginia. There is something for everyone in Greene County with access to the Shenandoah National Park, endless opportunities for recreation and adventure, wilderness areas to explore, rivers to fish, a rich and diverse history to discover, and a true four season climate in which to experience nature's ever changing state.
Greene County is a small community that provides a high quality of life for residents of all ages. From an excellent kindergarten through high school system to a vibrant senior citizen center. The Greene Community has much to offer its residents as evidenced by the many locally owned and operated businesses including medical clinics, physical therapy clinics, banks, grocery and hardware stores, and pharmacies.
Greene County has numerous small unincorporated communities as well as the larger community of Ruckersville; Stanardsville is the county seat. Centrally located, Greene County is one of the final stops before the Shenandoah National Park, the Appalachian Trail and the Blue Ridge Mountains. But more than that, Greene County is a place to find relaxation & beauty and to feel the wonder of the land around you.
Regionally, residents have access to a wide range of historical sites rich in American history, local wineries and craft breweries, and many opportunities to enjoy the arts. The University of Virginia and Charlottesville provide all of the amenities of big city life in small town comfort.