Appomattox County

Appomattox County, Virginia

297 Court St
Appomattox, VA 24522
Phone: (434) 352-5275
Fax: (434) 352-2781

In south-central VA, east of Lynchburg; organized 1845 from Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, and Prince Edward counties. Name Origin: For the Appomattox River, which runs through the county; origin of name is obscure: 'tobacco plant country' and 'curving tidal estuary' have been suggested. Apumetec is mentioned as an Indian queen in John Smith's (c.1580-1631) The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, & the Summer Isles (1624).

Area (sq mi):: 334.73 (land 333.69; water 1.05) Population per square mile: 41.90
Population 2005: 13,967 State rank: 100 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 11.40% Population 2000: 13,705 (White 75.70%; Black or African American 22.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 39.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,086; median household $36,507; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,502-$24,059
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.30% Median travel time to work: 29.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Appomattox County And The Virginias Region 2000 Local Government Council (Lgc) Will Oversee Direction Of The Project.
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Left is an illustration of the Confederacy surrender at the tiny hamlet of Appomattox in Virginia, and below is Appomattox County Courthouse National Park
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This new cluster of 4G LTE sites extend the company's network footprint on Route 460 East of Lynchburg into Appomattox County and provides coverage along Routes 501 North and South through Campbell and Halifax Counties and also along Route 40 east and west towards Pittsylvania county.
This summer, a Federal Appeals Court panel has ruled unanimously in favor of 11 Virginia farmers by upholding a preliminary injunction that prohibited Appomattox County from enforcing its ordinances banning biosolids.
Specifically, the county argues that citizens of Appomattox County will be exposed to strong and offensive odors associated with the application of biosolids.
District Court had rejected arguments by Appomattox County attorneys saying, "The Virginia General Assembly and the U.
Notes: Pre-Bid Conference will be held at the Appomattox County Treasurer/Commissioner of Revenue Building, 329 Court Street, Appomattox, VA 24522 at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, April 20, 2016.