Quality of Life

Just 45 minutes from Washington, D.C., Fauquier County is emerging as an ideal business location with convenient access to the global community, while offering a relaxed lifestyle providing for the needs of its residents and businesses. Its location offers residents and businesses exceptional quality of life and business opportunity on an international scale.

Located in Virginia’s historic Upper Piedmont and set in the countryside reaching to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Fauquier weaves its own special charm and casual sophistication throughout the region.

Here, flowering dogwood trees, meandering streams, rolling pastures and grazing horses dominate the scenery. Yet, residents and businesses also enjoy the quiet cosmopolitan atmosphere and country gentility that can be found throughout the County’s 18th and 19th century towns and villages. A common thread, drawing together a true sense of community with an outstanding quality of life for its 55,000 residents . . .yielding a colorful patchwork of small, friendly neighborhoods and villages where families and businesses thrive.

Following a deliberate course for land development, the County has welcomed commercial growth in recent years. This has been evident in the County’s new shopping centers, office buildings and residential areas, in addition to attracting many smaller businesses.

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