LOCATION: The Danville Public School district is located on the Dan River in the south-central Piedmont region of Virginia. The North Carolina state line forms the city's southern boundary. The city is surrounded on the west, north, and east by Pittsylvania County. Danville is located 143 miles southwest of the state capital in Richmond; 80 miles southeast of Roanoke; and 45 miles north of Greensboro, North Carolina. For more information about Danville click here.