Stafford County , Virginia

Stafford County: County in Virginia, United States

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


Stafford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 128,961 and a population density of 178 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 152,882 inhabitants. Its county seat is Stafford. The county was created 357 years ago in 1663.


Stafford County is located at 38°25'15"N 77°27'27"W (38.4207000, -77.4574300). It has 8 neighbors: Caroline County, Charles County, Culpeper County, Fauquier County, Fredericksburg, King George County, Prince William County and Spotsylvania County.

Stafford VA courthouse image
Stafford VA courthouse

The largest city of Stafford County is Falmouth with a population of 4,274. . See all Stafford County cities & populated places.

Stafford VA courthouse image

Stafford County map

Stafford County Quick Facts

Population : 152,882 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Stafford County
Area : 725 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.9%
Land as percent of area : 96.1%
Named for : Staffordshire
Altitude : 259 feet / 79 meters
Capital : Stafford
Establishment : January 01, 1664
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:26:09 (31st July 2021)
Density : 211 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 15.65% (2010-2019)

Stafford County has 8 neighbours.

  • Stafford


The population of Stafford County increased by 15.65% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 128,961 - census
2011 132,200 2.45% estimation process
2012 133,368 0.88% estimation process
2013 135,923 1.88% estimation process
2014 138,791 2.07% estimation process
2015 140,868 1.47% estimation process
2016 143,501 1.83% estimation process
2017 146,792 2.24% estimation process
2018 149,824 2.02% estimation process
2019 152,882 2% estimation process

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People born in Stafford County (18)

People born in Stafford County, including politician Stevens Thomson Mason, politician Daniel Smith, planter and statesman who player a key role in securing Kentucky statehood John Edwards, you can see a list of people who born in Stafford County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Stafford County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Aquia Harbour 6,727 Census designated place
Stafford 4,320
Falmouth 4,274

Virginia Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Virginia 8,535,519 State of the United States of America
Fairfax County 1,147,532 County in Virginia, United States
Prince William County 470,335 County in Virginia, United States
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
East Hampton 147,993 Town in New York

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