Founded in 1888 as a central location to house locomotive repair shops, Crewe has, from its founding, been a economic steam engine. Though the railroad is still an important component of our economy, we have also evolved outward. Learn more about why Crewe is a great place to own or operate a business.
Planning a trip to Crewe? Or maybe you're just passing by. Either way, come visit with us, sit a spell or stay the night. There's always something to do in Crewe, and always something to see. Become a part of our community, if only for a day. You might enjoy it enough to stay a little bit longer.
Welcome to Crewe!
We are a small, family-oriented, rural Southern Virginia community located near the intersection of Route 460 and Route 360. Our railroad-established community places you halfway between the mountains and beaches of Virginia by a 2 1/2 hour ride. Bigger city life awaits less than 50 minutes away. We offer the quietness, quality, and quaintness of small town living.
If you are looking to relocate your family or business, we may have what you desire. Or if you are just passing though, we make a great rest stop. Take a few minutes and you may enjoy the rest of your life with us!
Sally T. Wilkerson, Mayor
Town of Crewe
Town Office: 434-645-9453 firstname.lastname@example.org
Crewe's "down home" feel is ever present in town. From waiving to a friend on the road, running into a coworker at the park, or visiting with neighbors in their local business, Crewe residents are the foundation on which the town was founded and continues today.