Tazewell County , Virginia

Tazewell County: County in Virginia, United States

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Location of Tazewell County on Virginia map.


Tazewell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 45,078 and a population density of 33 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 40,595 inhabitants. Its county seat is Tazewell. The county was created 221 years ago in 1799.


Tazewell County is located at 37°7'30"N 81°33'38"W (37.1249700, -81.5606600). It has 6 neighbors: Russell County, Buchanan County, McDowell County, Bland County, Smyth County and Mercer County.

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The largest city of Tazewell County is Springville with a population of 1,371. Other cities include, Cedar Bluff population 1,076 and Gratton population 937. See all Tazewell County cities & populated places.


Tazewell County forecast: A slight chance of rain showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

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Tazewell County Quick Facts

Population : 40,595 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Tazewell County
Area : 1347 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Henry Tazewell
Capital : Tazewell
Establishment : December 12, 1799
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 22:06:51 (4th August 2021)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -11.04% (2010-2019)
Weather : 77℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Tazewell County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Tazewell County decreased by 11.04% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 45,078 - census
2011 44,730 -0.78% estimation process
2012 44,264 -1.05% estimation process
2013 44,017 -0.56% estimation process
2014 43,379 -1.47% estimation process
2015 42,905 -1.1% estimation process
2016 42,155 -1.78% estimation process
2017 41,303 -2.06% estimation process
2018 41,058 -0.6% estimation process
2019 40,595 -1.14% estimation process

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People born in Tazewell County (10)

People born in Tazewell County, including politician Rees Bowen, Virginia lawyer and politician Henry Bowen, biographer Peter Harvey, you can see a list of people who born in Tazewell County.

Other places with the same name (1)

Tazewell County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Richlands 5,234 Town in Virginia, USA
Bluefield 4,837 Town in Tazwell County, Virginia, United States
Tazewell 4,141 Town in Tazewell County, Virginia, United States
Raven 2,270 Census-designated place in Russell and Tazewell counties in Virginia
Claypool Hill 1,776 Census designated place in Tazewell County, Virginia, United States
Springville 1,371
Cedar Bluff 1,076
Gratton 937

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
Stafford County 152,882 County in Virginia, United States

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