Washington County, Virginia

Washington County: County in Virginia, United States

About

Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 54,876 and a population density of 97 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 53,695 inhabitants. Its county seat is Abingdon. The county was created 246 years ago in 1775.

Quick Facts about Washington County

Population : 53,695 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
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Area : 566 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : George Washington
Capital : Abingdon
Establishment : January 01, 1776
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:55:24 (10th August 2022)
Density : 95 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.2% (2010-2020)
Washington County locator map
Location of Washington County on Virginia map.
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Geography

Washington County is located at 36°43'28"N 81°57'35"W (36.7244800, -81.9596600). It has 6 neighbors: Russell County, Johnson County, Bristol, Grayson County, Scott County and Smyth County.

Washington County map

The largest city of Washington County is Abingdon with a population of 7,856. . See all Washington County cities & populated places.

Washington County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Abingdon 7,856 City in Virginia, USA
Glade Spring 1,402 Town of the United States
Damascus 775 Town in Virginia, United States

Washington County has 6 neighbours.

  • Abingdon

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Washington County decreased by 2.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,876 - census
2011 54,831 -0.08% estimation process
2012 55,095 0.48% estimation process
2013 54,776 -0.58% estimation process
2014 54,603 -0.32% estimation process
2015 54,268 -0.62% estimation process
2016 54,100 -0.31% estimation process
2017 54,179 0.15% estimation process
2018 54,067 -0.21% estimation process
2019 53,740 -0.61% estimation process
2020 53,695 -0.08% estimation process

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People born in Washington County (11)

People born in Washington County, including Virginia lawyer and politician Abram Fulkerson, politician John Henry Bowen, politician Walter Preston, .

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