James City County

James City County, Virginia

PO Box 8784
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Phone: (757) 253-6728
Fax: (757) 253-6833
www.james-city.va.us

In southeastern VA, on the east bank of James River; original county, organized 1634. Name Origin: For James I (1566-1625), king of England; also king of Scotland as James VI; son of Mary, Queen of Scots

Area (sq mi):: 179.71 (land 142.92; water 36.79) Population per square mile: 402.50
Population 2005: 57,525 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 19.60%; 1990-2000 38.00% Population 2000: 48,102 (White 81.00%; Black or African American 14.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 1.50%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $29,256; median household $55,594; Population below poverty level: 6.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $34,850-$38,466
Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Williamsburg County seat (11,465)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Police in James City County, southern Virginia, confirmed a 44-year-old man was killed when a tree fell on the truck he was traveling in -- while in Chesterfield County, south of Richmond, authorities said a six-year-old boy was killed when a fallen tree struck him as he slept in his home.
    A community bank in Virginia and North Carolina, TowneBank operates 40 banking offices serving Chesapeake, Chesterfield County, Glen Allen, Hampton, James City County, Mechanicsville, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Richmond, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, and York County in Virginia, along with Raleigh, Cary, Charlotte, Moyock, Grandy, Camden County, Southern Shores, Corolla and Nags Head in North Carolina.
    Major organization : JAMES CITY COUNTY PURCHASING OFFICE
    It operates 37 banking offices serving Chesapeake, Chesterfield County, Glen Allen, Hampton, James City County, Mechanicsville, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Richmond, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, and York County in Virginia, along with Moyock, Grandy, Camden County, Southern Shores, Corolla and Nags Head in North Carolina.
    Her husband, a James City County police officer, had just left for work an hour earlier when she heard someone knocking on the front door.
    TowneBank operates 28 banking offices serving Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, James City County and York County in Virginia along with Moyock,Grandy, Camden, Southern Shores, Corolla and Kill Devil Hills in North Carolina.
    In July, James City County and three other Virginia municipalities will join the ranks of progressive counties by offering residents the opportunity to recycle rigid plastics at the curbside.
    TELECOMWORLDWIRE-June 20, 2011-Verizon Wireless activates new cell site in James City county, Virginia(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
    Now, through various fundraising efforts, grants, and support from such corporate partners as, Lennar, the Foundation is dedicated to accomplishing a host of ambitious goals, including the development, design, and construction of a local licensed adult day center with a cost-affordable Alzheimer's program in James City County.
    He belonged to the Williamsburg James City County Recreation Center and enjoyed his many friends during workouts.
    Two more are planned for this year in James City County, Va.
    Recently, one of our readers, Lisa Meddin, water conservation coordinator for James City Service Authority, James City County, Virginia, responded to the article, "Education on Water Use Promotes Landscaping Practicality," which was published in our September issue with news of her agency's efforts to educate its residents.