Charles City County , Virginia

Charles City County: County in Virginia, United States

Charles City County locator map
Location of Charles City County on Virginia map.


Charles City County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,256 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,821 inhabitants. Its county seat is Charles City. The county was created 387 years ago in 1633.

Charles City Courthouse image
Charles City Courthouse
Charles City Courthouse image


Charles City County is located at 37°21'16"N 77°3'33"W (37.3543500, -77.0591300). It has 6 neighbors: Henrico County, Hopewell, James City County, New Kent County, Prince George County and Surry County.

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Charles City County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph. more

Charles City County Quick Facts

Population : 6,821 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Charles County, Charles Mix County
Area : 529 km2
Water as percent of area : 10.5%
Land as percent of area : 89.5%
Named for : Charles I of England
Altitude : 82 feet / 25 meters
Capital : Charles City
Establishment : January 01, 1634
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:15:02 (20th October 2021)
Density : 13 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.38% (2010-2020)
Weather : 78℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Charles City County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Charles City County decreased by 6.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,256 - census
2011 7,205 -0.71% estimation process
2012 7,126 -1.11% estimation process
2013 7,072 -0.76% estimation process
2014 6,978 -1.35% estimation process
2015 7,046 0.97% estimation process
2016 7,034 -0.17% estimation process
2017 7,026 -0.11% estimation process
2018 7,000 -0.37% estimation process
2019 6,963 -0.53% estimation process
2020 6,821 -2.08% estimation process

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People born in Charles City County (18)

People born in Charles City County, including First lady of Virginia, wife of Thomas Jefferson Martha Jefferson, woman Sally Hemings, planter and merchant Benjamin Harrison V, you can see a list of people who born in Charles City County.

  • John Tyler (United States federal judge (1747-1813)) he was born in 28/02/1747
  • John Munford Gregory (American politician (1804-1884)) he was born in 08/07/1804
  • Carter Bassett Harrison (politician from the U.S. state of Virginia, 1756-1808) he was born in 01/01/1756
  • Edmund Waddill, Jr. (United States federal judge (1855-1931)) he was born in 22/05/1855
  • Governor (Southern American soul and R&B singer) he was born in 25/07/1983
  • Alec Seward (American Piedmont and country blues singer, guitarist and songwriter) he was born in 16/03/1902
  • George Llewellyn Christian (US Confederate soldier and judge) he was born in 13/04/1841
  • Letitia Tyler Semple (daughter of the American president) she was born in 11/05/1821
  • Lott Cary (American slave who helped found Liberia) he was born in 01/01/1780
  • Lyon Gardiner Tyler (American educator, son of US President John Tyler) he was born in 24/08/1853
  • Mary Hemings (American slave) she was born in 01/01/1753
  • Spencer Christian (American game show host) he was born in 23/07/1947
  • Anne Hill Carter Lee (mother of Robert E. Lee) she was born in 01/01/1773
  • William Henry Harrison (American general and politician, 9th President of the United States (in office in 1841)) he was born in 09/02/1773
  • John Tyler (10th President of the United States (in office from 1841 to 1845)) he was born in 29/03/1790

Other places with the same name (1)

Charles City County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Charles City County.

City Name Population Title

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