Gloucester County , Virginia

Gloucester County: County in Virginia, United States

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Gloucester County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,858 and a population density of 49 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 37,348 inhabitants. Its county seat is Gloucester Courthouse. The county was created 370 years ago in 1650.


Gloucester County is located at 37°24'4"N 76°31'23"W (37.4012100, -76.5229700). It has 5 neighbors: James City County, King and Queen County, Mathews County, Middlesex County and York County.

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Gloucester County Quick Facts

Population : 37,348 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Gloucester County
Area : 746 km2
Water as percent of area : 24.4%
Land as percent of area : 75.6%
Named for : Henry Stuart, Duke of Gloucester
Capital : Gloucester Courthouse
Establishment : January 01, 1651
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:00:34 (12th June 2021)
Density : 50 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.31% (2010-2019)

Gloucester County has 5 neighbours.


The population of Gloucester County increased by 1.31% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 36,858 - census
2011 36,889 0.08% estimation process
2012 36,838 -0.14% estimation process
2013 36,768 -0.19% estimation process
2014 37,024 0.69% estimation process
2015 37,010 -0.04% estimation process
2016 37,114 0.28% estimation process
2017 37,295 0.49% estimation process
2018 37,341 0.12% estimation process
2019 37,348 0.02% estimation process

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People born in Gloucester County (13)

People born in Gloucester County, including politician Anthony New, politician John Page, United States federal judge Buckner Thruston, you can see a list of people who born in Gloucester County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Gloucester County Populated Places

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

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Virginia Beach 449,974 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Loudoun County 413,538 County in Virginia, United States
Chesterfield County 352,802 County in South Carolina, United States
Henrico County 330,818 County in Virginia, United States
Chesapeake 244,835 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Norfolk 242,742 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Arlington County 236,842 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
Richmond 230,436 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 179,225 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Alexandria 159,428 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Stafford County 152,882 County in Virginia, United States
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