Massanutten is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rockingham County, Virginia, United States, built around a ski resort. The population was 2,291 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Harrisonburg Metropolitan Statistical Area
Massanutten is located at 38°24′16″N 78°44′24″W (38.404566, −78.740120). It lies within a valley at the southern end of Massanutten Mountain.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 14.3 square miles (37.1 km2), all of it land.
The first European-American to settle permanently in the area was Adam Miller (Mueller) (1703–1783), a native of Germany who arrived in 1726 and made his homestead near present-day Elkton.
At the 2000 census, there were 1,945 people, 751 households and 582 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 135.7 per square mile (52.4/km2). There were 1,051 housing units at an average density of 73.3/sq mi (28.3/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.12% White, 2.06% African American, 0.10% Native American, 0.67% Asian, 0.51% from other races, and 1.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.49% of the population.