Augusta County

Augusta County, Virginia

18 Government Center Ln
Verona, VA 24482
Phone: (540) 245-5600
Fax: (540) 245-5621
www.co.augusta.va.us

On the northwestern border of VA, west of Charlottesville; organized Aug 1, 1738 from Orange County. Part annexed to Waynesboro (independent) city effective July 1, 1994. Name Origin: For Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719?-72), mother of George III of England

Area (sq mi):: 970.93 (land 970.36; water 0.57) Population per square mile: 71.90
Population 2005: 69,725 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 6.30%; 1990-2000 20.00% Population 2000: 65,615 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 3.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 39.00
Income 2000: per capita $19,744; median household $43,045; Population below poverty level: 5.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,053-$25,847
Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Scottish Claymore new boy has handed in the badge he wore in Augusta County, Virginia, to concentrate on trying to make it in NFL Europe.
The facility also serves as the base of the Augusta County office of the Virginia State Police, so both agencies contributed funding for construction.
Zeidler, who lives in Augusta County, Kentucky, close to her parents, and works in payroll and accounting, said that she doubted that her brother will ever marry.
Roane of the Augusta County, Virginia, Sheriff's Office received a call for service at a private residence.
Augusta County, Virginia and Franklin County, Pennsylvania each had their farms, villages and towns, but their respective fates would differ widely as they took their place in the Civil War.
It's a dark day for the Shenandoah Valley and our part of the country,'' said Nancy Sorrells, co-chair of the anti-pipeline group Augusta County Alliance of Tuesday's announcement.
The bank operates six branch offices in Harrisonburg, Rockingham County and Augusta County, Virginia, a market of 200,000 people.
Hauser Homes builds in multiple neighborhoods in Charlottesville, Albemarle, Louisa and Fluvanna, and in the Shenandoah Valley, including Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County.
He stonewalled us, just like he is stonewalling this bill" said Anne Russek, of Augusta County.
The Bank has total assets of approximately $112 million and operates six branch offices in Harrisonburg, Rockingham County and Augusta County.
Seawright Holdings plans to bottle the natural spring water from the storied Seawright Springs in Augusta County, Virginia in the Blue Ridge Mountains, making it available for consumers in the premium bottled water market.

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