Westmoreland County , Virginia

Westmoreland County: County in Virginia, United States

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


Westmoreland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,454 and a population density of 69 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 18,149 inhabitants. Its county seat is Montross. The county was created 368 years ago in 1652.

Montross courthouse image
Montross courthouse
Montross courthouse image


Westmoreland County is located at 38°6'46"N 76°47'60"W (38.1128200, -76.7999100). It has 6 neighbors: Charles County, Saint Mary s County, Essex County, King George County, Northumberland County and Richmond County.

Westmoreland County map

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Westmoreland County Quick Facts

Population : 18,149 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
Different from : Westmoreland County
Area : 253 km2
Water as percent of area : 9.3%
Land as percent of area : 90.7%
Named for : Westmorland
Capital : Montross
Establishment : January 01, 1653
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:03:30 (24th October 2021)
Density : 72 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.83% (2010-2020)

Westmoreland County has 6 neighbours.


The population of Westmoreland County increased by 3.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,454 - census
2011 17,635 1.03% estimation process
2012 17,513 -0.7% estimation process
2013 17,552 0.22% estimation process
2014 17,436 -0.67% estimation process
2015 17,549 0.64% estimation process
2016 17,649 0.57% estimation process
2017 17,725 0.43% estimation process
2018 17,817 0.52% estimation process
2019 18,015 1.1% estimation process
2020 18,149 0.74% estimation process

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People born in Westmoreland County (29)

People born in Westmoreland County, including Justice on the US Supreme Court Bushrod Washington, politician who served as Florida's second Governor Thomas Brown, naval officer from Westmoreland County, Virginia, United States Thomas ap Catesby Jones, you can see a list of people who born in Westmoreland County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Westmoreland County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Colonial Beach 3,645 Town in Westmoreland County, Virginia, United States
Montross 392 Town of the United States

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Richmond 232,226 Capital city of Virginia, United States
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City of Portsmouth 215,133 Administrative division in Virginia, United States
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