Richmond County, Virginia

Richmond County: County in Virginia, United States


Richmond County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,254 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 9,071 inhabitants. Its county seat is Warsaw. The county was created 332 years ago in 1691.

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

Quick Facts about Richmond County

Population : 9,071 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Richmond, Richmond County, Richmond County, Richmond County
Area : 560 km2
Water as percent of area : 11.5%
Land as percent of area : 88.5%
Named for : Richmond
Capital : Warsaw
Establishment : January 01, 1692
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:40:05 (15th April 2024)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.02% (2010-2020)
Richmond County Courthouse image
Richmond County Courthouse
Richmond County Courthouse image


Richmond County is located at 37°56'13"N 76°43'47"W (37.9370500, -76.7296800). It has 4 neighbors: Essex County, Lancaster County, Northumberland County and Westmoreland County.

Richmond County map

Richmond County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Warsaw 1,490 Town in Virginia, United States

Richmond County has 4 neighbours.

  • Warsaw


According to census records, the population of Richmond County decreased by 2.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,254 - census
2011 9,208 -0.5% estimation process
2012 9,079 -1.42% estimation process
2013 8,952 -1.42% estimation process
2014 8,884 -0.77% estimation process
2015 8,781 -1.17% estimation process
2016 8,758 -0.26% estimation process
2017 8,889 1.47% estimation process
2018 8,970 0.9% estimation process
2019 9,023 0.59% estimation process
2020 9,071 0.53% estimation process

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People born in Richmond County (4)

People born in Richmond County, including politician Samuel Griffin, army officer Thomas T. Fauntleroy, politician William Glascock, .


Other places with the same name (4)

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Arlington 229,164 A county in Virginia.
City of Portsmouth 215,133 Administrative division in Virginia, United States
Newport News 179,062 The second most populous city in Virginia.
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