Chesterfield County, Virginia

Chesterfield County: County in South Carolina, United States


Chesterfield County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 316,236 and a population density of 152 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 358,245 inhabitants. Its county seat is Chesterfield. The county was created 225 years ago in 1797.

Chesterfield County locator map
Location of Chesterfield County on Virginia map.

Quick Facts about Chesterfield County

Population : 358,245 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Chesterfield County
Area : 2087 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.8%
Land as percent of area : 99.2%
Altitude : 236 feet / 72 meters
Capital : Chesterfield
Establishment : January 01, 1798
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:57:39 (29th November 2023)
Density : 172 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.73% (2010-2020)
Weather : 44℉ Sunny 7-days weather
Old Chesterfield County Courthouse image
Old Chesterfield County Courthouse
Old Chesterfield County Courthouse image


Chesterfield County is located at 37°22'43"N 77°35'13"W (37.3785200, -77.5869400). It has 8 neighbors: Anson County, Richmond County, Union County, Darlington County, Kershaw County, Lancaster County, Lee County and Marlboro County.

Chesterfield County map

The largest city of Chesterfield County is Ettrick with a population of 6,682. . See all Chesterfield County cities & populated places.

Chesterfield County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Chesterfield County.

City Name Population Title
Ettrick 6,682 CDP in Chesterfield County, Virginia
Bensley 5,819 Census designated place
Chesterfield Court House 3,808 Census designated place in Virginia, USA
Matoaca 2,403 Census designated place


Chesterfield County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 1 to 12 mph. more

Chesterfield County has 8 neighbours.

  • Chesterfield


The population of Chesterfield County increased by 11.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 316,236 - census
2011 320,307 1.27% estimation process
2012 323,880 1.1% estimation process
2013 327,612 1.14% estimation process
2014 332,093 1.35% estimation process
2015 334,915 0.84% estimation process
2016 338,479 1.05% estimation process
2017 343,276 1.4% estimation process
2018 348,281 1.44% estimation process
2019 352,802 1.28% estimation process
2020 358,245 1.52% estimation process

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People born in Chesterfield County (3)

People born in Chesterfield County, including Confederate Army general Robert Lowry, politician Gerald Malloy, architect and politician Horace King, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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