A part of the Washington Metropolitan Area is located in the Loudon County of Virginia State. It is located between Leesburg and the International airport of Washington Dulles at a height of about 274 ft. Some of the important buildings include the House of Manor Belmont, Toll House and Broad Run Bridge. The town is named after a burning Ash tree. The place is famous for a number of High tech industries like, the headquarters of MCI WorldCom, Telos, Verizon and the Farm research Campusof Janelia among others. The rate of unemployment is low. There are also some educational institutes like, Middle School of Eagle Ridge, Middle school of Stone Hill, University of Strayer among others.