Located in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains, Clintwood, VA is a charming town steeped in tradition.
"THE COUNTY SEAT OF VIRGINIA'S BABY"
Clintwood, VA is home to more than 1500 people, 672 households, and 426 families. It's the County Seat of Dickenson County, the youngest in the state, hence our famous town motto, "The county seat of Virginia's baby."
Clintwood’s 1.9 square miles offer plenty of activities and adventures for resident families and visitors - from the Ralph Stanley Museum and Jettie Baker Center, to our numerous town parks, nearby campgrounds and recreational areas.
The Ralph Stanley Museum also features a two-bedroom lodging suite, located on the third floor of the museum. It can be rented as a suite or by the bedroom - click here for more information.
Clintwood, VA is the home turf of musician Ralph Stanley.
In 1948, Clintwood received global publicity for electing an all-female town council.
Pro footballer Justin Hamilton was a star at Clintwood High School.
Median Age: 46
Gender: 84.4 males
to every 100 females
On June 28th, the Jettie Baker Center will host a fun-filled evening of song, costumes, food, and fun!
NOTICE is hereby given that the Clintwood Planning Commission and the Board of Zoning Appeals will conduct a joint public hearing at the Clintwood Town Hall on July 8, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of receiving public comment in regards to a special exception application from Kimberly Wright concerning the age model of an office trailer. The 1995 office trailer will be placed at 400 Colley Shopping Center on property owned by Shelly and Jennifer Mullins which is located in the Business A District.
The Town of Clintwood hereby gives notice of a public hearing to be held on June 11, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Clintwood Town Hall, Clintwood, Virginia for the purpose of receiving public comment on a proposed ordinance amending and adopting a Water and Wastewater Ordinance.
The Town of Clintwood hereby gives notice of a public hearing to be held on June 11, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Clintwood Town Hall, Clintwood, Virginia for the purpose of receiving public comment on a proposed ordinance amending and adopting Title 46.2 (Motor Vehicle Code) of the Code of Virginia, 1950 as amended as the ordinance for the Town of Clintwood.
The Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for calendar year 2018 is designed to inform you about your drinking water quality.
On April 19th, the Town of Clintwood unveiled a fresh street sign to rename Chestnut Street as Doc Alderman Way, in memory of Dr. Kurtz Alderman who passed away in January.
We will recognize ten holidays this year.
The Ralph Stanley Museum will open for the year on March 25th! Open March 25th - early December for the 2019 Season: Monday - Saturday 10:00 am - 4:30 pm.