An Exceptional Quality of Life

Ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for Quality of Life by Forbes, Virginia offers a diverse range of lifestyle options; a mild, four-season climate; and a competitive cost of living.

Vibrant urban centers and picturesque small towns are alive with arts and culture and stunning landscapes. Outdoor enthusiasts can take advantage of a wide variety of beautiful outdoor settings, from mountains and hiking trails to beaches and rivers.

Virginia enables businesses to provide the affordable, exciting, and diverse environment that young professionals want in order to thrive both on and off the clock.

The high quality of Virginia’s public and private schools is responsible for a strong talent pipeline for companies. But it also plays a prominent role in influencing the relocation decisions of young and mid-career professionals, of which an estimated 80% will become parents in the next decade.