Virginia

General Information


Official name Virginia
Capital Richmond
ISO code US-VA
Statistical agency Bureau of the Census, USA


Administrative units

codecountiesadministrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2015-07-01
estimate
51001Accomack CountyAccomac1,164.2038,30533,16432,973
51003Albemarle CountyCharlottesville1,866.6079,23698,970105,703
51005Alleghany CountyCovington1,153.7412,92616,25015,677
51007Amelia CountyAmelia Court House920.1511,40012,69012,903
51009Amherst CountyAmherst1,227.4731,89432,35331,914
51011Appomattox CountyAppomattox863.7413,70514,97315,414
51013Arlington CountyArlington67.26189,453207,627229,164
51015Augusta CountyStaunton2,504.5265,61573,75074,314
51017Bath CountyWarm Springs1,370.525,0484,7314,470
51019Bedford CountyBedford1,968.1366,67074,89877,724
51021Bland CountyBland926.526,8716,8246,561
51023Botetourt CountyFincastle1,401.7030,49633,14833,347
51025Brunswick CountyLawrenceville1,466.3718,41917,43416,698
51027Buchanan CountyGrundy1,302.1426,97824,09822,776
51029Buckingham CountyBuckingham1,501.3115,62317,14617,032
51031Campbell CountyRustburg1,305.0251,07854,84255,086
51033Caroline CountyBowling Green1,366.2422,12128,54529,984
51035Carroll CountyHillsville1,229.4429,24530,04229,724
51036Charles City CountyCharles City473.506,9267,2567,040
51037Charlotte CountyCharlotte Court House1,230.9412,47212,58612,201
51041Chesterfield CountyChesterfield1,096.34259,903316,236335,687
51043Clarke CountyBerryville456.3012,65214,03414,363
51045Craig CountyNew Castle853.485,0915,1905,211
51047Culpeper CountyCulpeper982.2034,26246,68949,432
51049Cumberland CountyCumberland770.429,01710,0529,719
51051Dickenson CountyClintwood856.0716,39515,90315,115
51053Dinwiddie CountyDinwiddie1,304.6324,53328,00127,852
51057Essex CountyTappahannock665.949,98911,15111,130
51059Fairfax CountyFairfax1,012.61969,7491,081,7261,142,234
51061Fauquier CountyWarrenton1,676.8955,13965,20368,782
51063Floyd CountyFloyd985.2813,87415,27915,651
51065Fluvanna CountyPalmyra740.7620,04725,69126,235
51067Franklin CountyRocky Mount1,788.2147,28656,15956,264
51069Frederick CountyWinchester1,070.9659,20978,30583,199
51071Giles CountyPearisburg921.4716,65717,28616,708
51073Gloucester CountyGloucester564.1334,78036,85837,143
51075Goochland CountyGoochland728.8716,86321,71722,253
51077Grayson CountyIndependence1,145.2417,91715,53316,012
51079Greene CountyStanardsville404.6915,24418,40319,162
51081Greensville CountyEmporia764.6411,56012,24311,885
51083Halifax CountyHalifax2,118.2037,35536,24135,125
51085Hanover CountyHanover1,213.5186,32099,863103,227
51087Henrico CountyRichmond605.28262,300306,935325,155
51089Henry CountyMartinsville990.2357,93054,15151,881
51091Highland CountyMonterey1,075.262,5362,3212,214
51093Isle of Wight CountyIsle of Wight817.4329,72835,27036,314
51095James City CountyWilliamsburg368.9248,10267,00973,147
51097King and Queen CountyKing and Queen Court House816.216,6306,9457,158
51099King George CountyKing George465.2716,80323,58425,515
51101King William CountyKing William709.5013,14615,93516,269
51103Lancaster CountyLancaster345.1211,56711,39110,965
51105Lee CountyJonesville1,127.9923,58925,58724,742
51107Loudoun CountyLeesburg1,335.29169,599312,311375,629
51109Louisa CountyLouisa1,285.4125,62733,15334,602
51111Lunenburg CountyLunenburg1,118.0513,14612,91412,299
51113Madison CountyMadison830.5612,52013,30813,134
51115Mathews CountyMathews222.569,2078,9788,862
51117Mecklenburg CountyBoydton1,620.0132,38032,72731,081
51119Middlesex CountySaluda337.509,93210,95910,606
51121Montgomery CountyChristiansburg1,002.3583,62994,39297,653
51125Nelson CountyLovingston1,219.5214,44515,02014,785
51127New Kent CountyNew Kent543.2013,46218,42920,392
51131Northampton CountyEastville548.0713,09312,38912,155
51133Northumberland CountyHeathsville495.4612,25912,33012,232
51135Nottoway CountyNottoway814.2715,72515,85315,673
51137Orange CountyOrange882.6225,88133,48135,385
51139Page CountyLuray805.1223,17724,04223,726
51141Patrick CountyStuart1,251.2219,40718,49018,045
51143Pittsylvania CountyChatham2,509.5461,74563,50662,194
51145Powhatan CountyPowhatan673.9722,37728,04628,031
51147Prince Edward CountyFarmville906.3919,72023,36822,952
51149Prince George CountyPrince George686.7633,04735,72537,862
51153Prince William CountyManassas871.27280,813402,002451,721
51155Pulaski CountyPulaski828.4335,12734,87234,332
51157Rappahannock CountyWashington689.536,9837,3737,378
51159Richmond CountyRichmond495.968,8099,2548,908
51161Roanoke CountyRoanoke648.8485,77892,37694,409
51163Rockbridge CountyLexington1,547.6720,80822,30722,354
51165Rockingham CountyHarrisonburg2,199.1367,72576,31478,593
51167Russell CountyLebanon1,227.1930,30828,89727,891
51169Scott CountyGate City1,387.0223,40323,17722,126
51171Shenandoah CountyWoodstock1,317.7335,07541,99343,190
51173Smyth CountyMarion1,167.9033,08132,20831,470
51175Southampton CountyCourtland1,551.7917,48218,57018,109
51177Spotsylvania CountySpotsylvania1,039.8890,395122,397130,475
51179Stafford CountyStafford696.6092,446128,961142,003
51181Surry CountySurry722.486,8297,0586,709
51183Sussex CountySussex1,269.6612,50412,08711,715
51185Tazewell CountyTazewell1,343.8244,59845,07842,899
51187Warren CountyFront Royal552.8831,58437,57539,083
51191Washington CountyAbingdon1,452.9351,10354,87654,591
51193Westmoreland CountyMontross594.0916,71817,45417,629
51195Wise CountyWise1,044.2640,12341,45239,718
51197Wythe CountyWytheville1,196.1127,59929,23529,119
51199York CountyYorktown271.3856,29765,46467,837
51510Alexandria cityAlexandria38.93128,283139,966153,511
51520Bristol cityBristol33.7017,36717,83517,141
51530Buena Vista cityBuena Vista17.356,3496,6506,618
51540Charlottesville cityCharlottesville26.5245,04943,47546,597
51550Chesapeake cityChesapeake882.67199,184222,209235,429
51570Colonial Heights cityColonial Heights19.4816,89717,41117,820
51580Covington cityCovington14.176,3035,9615,658
51590Danville cityDanville111.1948,41143,05542,082
51595Emporia cityEmporia17.855,6655,9275,496
51600Fairfax cityFairfax16.1621,49822,56524,013
51610Falls Church cityFalls Church5.1810,37712,33213,892
51620Franklin cityFranklin21.268,3468,5828,490
51630Fredericksburg cityFredericksburg27.0419,27924,28628,118
51640Galax cityGalax21.346,8377,0426,914
51650Hampton cityHampton133.15146,437137,436136,454
51660Harrisonburg cityHarrisonburg45.1240,46848,91452,538
51670Hopewell cityHopewell26.6322,35422,59122,378
51678Lexington cityLexington6.476,8677,0427,262
51680Lynchburg cityLynchburg127.2565,26975,56879,812
51683Manassas cityManassas25.5935,13537,82141,764
51685Manassas Park cityManassas Park6.5510,29014,27315,726
51690Martinsville cityMartinsville28.3915,41613,82113,645
51700Newport News cityNewport News177.96180,150180,719182,385
51710Norfolk cityNorfolk140.17234,403242,803246,393
51720Norton cityNorton19.373,9043,9583,939
51730Petersburg cityPetersburg59.3933,74032,42032,477
51735Poquoson cityPoquoson39.6811,56612,15012,059
51740Portsmouth cityPortsmouth87.15100,56595,53596,201
51750Radford cityRadford25.5615,85916,40817,403
51760Richmond cityWarsaw154.91197,790204,214220,289
51770Roanoke citySalem110.2394,91197,03299,897
51775Salem citySalem37.4024,74724,80225,432
51790Staunton cityStaunton51.7523,85323,74624,416
51800Suffolk citySuffolk1,036.4463,67784,58588,161
51810Virginia Beach cityVirginia Beach644.96425,257437,994452,745
51820Waynesboro cityWaynesboro38.9519,52021,00621,491
51830Williamsburg cityWilliamsburg23.3611,99814,06815,052
51840Winchester cityWinchester23.9123,58526,20327,284
 total 102,278.867,078,5158,001,0248,382,993
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.
note: area = land area in square kilometers (km2).

Main cities

namepopulation
1990-04-01
census
population
2000-04-01
census
population
2010-04-01
census
population
2013-07-01
estimate
Virginia Beach393,069425,257437,994448,479
Norfolk261,229234,403242,803246,139
Chesapeake151,976199,184222,209230,571
Richmond203,056197,790204,214214,114
Newport News170,045180,150180,719182,020
Alexandria111,183128,283139,966148,892
Hampton133,793146,437137,436136,699
Roanoke....97,03298,465
Portsmouth....95,53596,205
Suffolk....84,58585,728
Lynchburg....75,56878,014
Harrisonburg....51,40051,395
source: Bureau of the Census, USA.