The majority of Louisa's 517 square miles are forest and agricultural. In recent years, the business community has found Louisa to be a convenient, low cost, and attractive location.

Key Features

Central to Central Virginia: Louisa County is situated almost equidistant between Charlottesville and Richmond. Therefore, it's a popular spot for those looking to have access to both cities.

Rural With Growth: While Louisa is still a mostly rural county, the businesses and service options are expanding. Zion Crossroads is one of the fastest-growing areas in Virginia.

Visit a Virginia Landmark

The Jerdone Castle is an exquisite, circa 1742 plantation manor located in the small town of Bumpass, Virginia. According to the Louisa County Historical Society, President George Washington was once a guest here.

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Nest Picks

First Fridays

Get in the groove for the weekend with the County's summer concert series held the first Friday each month throughout the summer at Walton Park.

Louisa County Aquatic Center

Cool off on a hot summer day at the county's premier outdoor pool complex offering a junior Olympic size pool plus an activity and toddler pool.

Northeast Creek Reservoir

Enjoy a peaceful and serene day by the water fishing for bass, bluegill, sunfish, pickerel, and channel catfish at this local fishing destination.

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