Welcome to Loudoun County, where 21st Century cutting-edge technological and medical discoveries occur within some of America’s most scenic rural landscapes and historic small towns. Located less than 30 miles from the Nation’s Capital and within sight of the iconic Blue Ridge Mountains, Loudoun County is where the scientific and technological promises of tomorrow are discovered within the same bucolic Virginia countryside that is little changed since the Colonial era. Today, Loudoun County is home to many of the nation’s leading high technology companies; enterprises that work with and support our nation’s defense and security industries and with many aspects of the federal government.
Because of the outstanding educational opportunities available to Loudoun’s residents, and because of the ever-increasing availability of some of the best jobs in America, Loudoun County is ranked as one of the most affluent counties in the nation. Indeed, in March 2010, Forbes Magazine ranked Loudoun County as the Richest County in America.
Fortunately, thanks to the vision of its governmental, civic, business and commercial leaders, Loudoun County has remained a wonderful place to live, work, own and operate a business, play, and raise a family. For the past forty years this community has been dedicated to preserving the outstanding quality of life that has always made Loudoun County special. Even as its county’s leaders have inevitably changed over the years, the new and emerging leaders in every field and endeavor have made it their personal goal to keep Loudoun County strong, prosperous and energized.