Campbell County , Virginia

Campbell County: County in Virginia, United States


Campbell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 54,842 and a population density of 42 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 55,304 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rustburg. The county was created 240 years ago in 1781.

Campbell County Quick Facts

Population : 55,304 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Campbell County, Campbell County, Campbell County, Campbell County
Area : 1314 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : William Campbell
Capital : Rustburg
Establishment : January 01, 1782
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:12:24 (22nd January 2022)
Density : 42 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.84% (2010-2020)
Weather : 36℉ Sunny 7-days weather
Campbell County locator map
Location of Campbell County on Virginia map.
Campbell County VA courthouse image
Campbell County VA courthouse
Campbell County VA courthouse image


Campbell County is located at 37°12'20"N 79°5'47"W (37.2056400, -79.0963500). It has 7 neighbors: Halifax County, Amherst County, Appomattox County, Bedford County, Charlotte County, Lynchburg and Pittsylvania County.

Campbell County map

Campbell County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Campbell County.

City Name Population Title
Timberlake 12,183 Census designated place
Altavista 3,422 Town in Virginia
Rustburg 1,431 Census designated place in Virginia
Brookneal 1,104 Town in Virginia


Campbell County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 3 to 7 mph. more

Campbell County has 7 neighbours.

  • Rustburg


The population of Campbell County increased by 0.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,842 - census
2011 54,789 -0.1% estimation process
2012 54,830 0.07% estimation process
2013 55,078 0.45% estimation process
2014 55,272 0.35% estimation process
2015 55,356 0.15% estimation process
2016 55,419 0.11% estimation process
2017 55,326 -0.17% estimation process
2018 55,137 -0.34% estimation process
2019 54,885 -0.46% estimation process
2020 55,304 0.76% estimation process

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People born in Campbell County (16)

People born in Campbell County, including artist Patrick Henry Bruce, Confederate Army officer James Dearing, politician Alexander Mosby Clayton, .


  • Thomas L. Rosser (Confederate Army general) he was born in 15/10/1836
  • Armistead Lindsay Long (Brigadier General for the Confederate States of America, and later wrote the 1886 book Memoirs of Robert E. Lee) he was born in 13/09/1825
  • Armistead Rust (United States Navy officer) he was born in 12/07/1862
  • Dagen McDowell (American television news anchor and business correspondent (born 1969)) she was born in 07/01/1969
  • Eugene Davis Saunders (United States District Judge) he was born in 25/07/1853
  • Harold Hurtt (American police chief)
  • John Marshall Clemens (father of Mark Twain) he was born in 11/08/1798
  • Sarah Louise Delany (African-American writer and activist) she was born in 19/09/1889
  • Hilda Mason (American politician) she was born in 14/06/1916
  • Howell C. Featherston (American politician) he was born in 27/04/1871
  • William Watts (American lawyer, soldier and politician from Virginia) he was born in 20/12/1817
  • Juliet Fauntleroy (American botanical collector (1871-1955)) she was born in 26/07/1871
  • James M. Lawson (American politician) he was born in 25/02/1847

Other places with the same name (5)

Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Fairfax County 1,150,847 County in Virginia, United States
Prince William County 475,533 County in Virginia, United States
Virginia Beach 451,231 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Loudoun County 422,784 County in Virginia, United States
Chesterfield County 358,245 County in South Carolina, United States
Henrico County 333,766 County in Virginia, United States
Chesapeake 247,011 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Norfolk 242,803 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Arlington County 240,119 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
Richmond 232,226 Capital city of Virginia, United States
Arlington 229,164 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
City of Portsmouth 215,133 Administrative division in Virginia, United States
Newport News 179,062 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Alexandria 158,726 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Stafford County 156,748 County in Virginia, United States
East Hampton 147,993 Town in New York