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Strasburg is open for business!

Located at the I-81/I-66 and the state route 55/11 intersections, and just 80 miles west of Washington, D. C., Strasburg is ideally located and is the perfect place to start or grow a business. 

Our assets set us apart for opportunities with transportation, warehousing & logistics; manufacturing; retail, accommodations & food services; healthcare; and business & professional.  We'd love to give you a tour of our community and properties, and share all the data and information you need to make a decision. 

Check out our Economic Development and Planning Department for more information on current projects!

Staff Contact

Michelle Bixler

Economic Development and Marketing Manager












Important Information


Business Feature

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What is the name of your business Whale of a Wash

How long have you been in business? We have been in business since 1995.  We opened the Strasburg store in September of 2015. 

Tell us about your ideal customer. Over the years, more customers are using the larger washers to clean comforters, blankets and throw rugs.  We offer top load washers (15lb), and 18lb, 25lb,35lb, and 40lb front load washers from $2.75 to $6 per load.  The 30 lb dryers offer three heat selections for 25cents/ 6 minutes.

Tell us something unique or special about your business. We pledge to keep our store brightly lit, tidy and clean with machines guaranteed to be in proper working condition.

What is your favorite thing about Strasburg? Whale of a Wash specializes in serving smaller rural communities.  Strasburg is home to our ideal customer profile – people will tidy up for the next guy. They practice courtesy when given courtesy and the benefit of the doubt.  

If someone wants more information, how can they contact your business? Our phone number is 304-264-9959.   Our hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., 365 days a year.  We ask that you start your last load of wash by 8:15 pm so our attendant can clean and lock up by 9:15.