Waynesboro- Strategic Location

Waynesboro is strategically located in the I-81 corridor in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.  The city has a growing population of 21,000 amidst a labor pool of over 250,000 and is adjacent to 2 interstate highways, 3 railroads, 4 by-ways, and 5 airports allowing for easy and efficient connection to the world.  The City is surrounded by 13 colleges and universities, has a strong heritage of manufacturing excellence, and is quickly becoming a regional retail center and tourism hub.  

Waynesboro is part of the Staunton–Augusta–Waynesboro micropolitan, recently recognized as the number one area in Virginia for growth.

Significant regional assets enhance the area’s quality of life and productivity.
  • Six colleges and universities are within a one-hour drive, including the Manufacturing Engineering Technology program at Blue Ridge Community College
  • Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD) is a 30 minute drive and provides one stop service to the world
  • Augusta Health is a top 100 independent community hospital.
Transportation is a key to our success.
  • The City is immediately accessed by three exits off I64 and is adjacent to the intersection of I-81 and I-64.
  • The CSX (operated by the Buckingham Branch) and the Norfolk and Southern lines intersect in the city.
  • The world famous Blue Ridge Parkway and Shenandoah’s National Park Skyline Drive meet a few miles out of town
  • State routes 340 and 250 are major by-ways and intersect in the City
  • Five airports are located within 2.5 hours, offering domestic, international, and general aviation services.