Life in Charlottesville

Located in Central Virginia just east of the Blue Ridge Mountains and about 100 miles south of D.C., Charlottesville offers something for everyone. Named “Happiest City in America” by U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research and “Best College Town in America” by Travelers Today, the city of Charlottesville consistently receives accolades for its natural beauty, vibrant arts and music scene, restaurants, wineries and breweries, and more.

This is Charlottesville