Welcome to Charlottesville, Virginia

Apex’s dynamic, innovative, and future-oriented hometown


population as of 2021


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minutes to the Blue Ridge Mountains

Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is a thriving college town with unmatched proximity to the outdoors.

Consistently ranked among the country’s best places to live, Charlottesville is home to the University of Virginia, the historic Monticello estate, and a vibrant downtown pedestrian mall.

More recently, Charlottesville has become known as a hub for companies helping lead the clean energy, biotechnology, and quantitative finance sectors. Apex has a second office location in Lake Elmo, Minnesota, half an hour outside Minneapolis.

Working at Apex

The Apex team’s entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to solving the most impossible-seeming tasks is a hallmark of our company culture. Learn more about Apex—and Charlottesville—from the people who work and live here.

A renewable energy alliance launches in Charlottesville

The city’s best-kept secret is its thriving renewable energy sector.

Our sustainable headquarters

Apex Plaza, which features green building materials, solar power generation, and energy-efficient elements, is on the cutting edge of sustainable design—mirroring our work at the forefront of the new energy economy.

Discover C’ville

Apex’s hometown has something for everyone—arts and culture, music, vineyards and craft breweries, and a national park in its backyard.

Ready to make the move? View our current openings.

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