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Discover the Danville Region

The City of Danville and Pittsylvania County are located in Southern Virginia along the North Carolina border. Four-lane divided highway systems with access to Interstates 40, 81 and 85 locate the Danville Region within a day’s drive of two-thirds of the U.S. population and international deep-water ports. This region is well suited for global industry.

The City of Danville and Pittsylvania County

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Our stable and friendly business climate has attracted both national and international companies to the Danville Region. The area boasts a wide variety of businesses, which range from high technology and telecommunications to wholesale distributors and manufacturers.

  • Population = 106,561

    Danville: 43,055

    Pittsylvania: 63,506

  • Median Household
    Income =

    Danville: $34,951

    Pittsylvania: $44,356

  • Labor Force = 47,788

    Danville: 18,466

    Pittsylvania: 29,322

  • 43% Blue Collar
    56% White Collar


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River District Development

The River District is a vital element to the future of the Danville Region. As a result of the new amenities and the redevelopment of buildings, private sector investment has outpaced public seeding by four-fold in this district.

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Discover the Danville Region

New and expanding businesses in the Danville region benefit from low operating costs, a business-friendly tax structure, and a turnkey approach to providing essential operating services at highly competitive rates. Danville maintains one of the lowest metropolitan tax structures in the U.S. In addition, Danville's utilities are owned and operated by the City.

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Free trolley rides offered in Danville Thursday to promote city
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Four River District businesses snag part of $75,000 for expansion
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