Nottoway County

Nottoway County, Virginia

325 W Court House Rd
Nottoway, VA 23955
Phone: (434) 645-9043
Fax: (434) 645-2201

In south-central VA, southwest of Richmond; organized 1789 from Amelia County. Name Origin: For the local Indian tribe related to the Iroquois. The name, given to them by their neighbours, means 'rattlesnake' in the sense of 'untrustworthy enemy.' Their own name Cheroenhaka is believed to mean 'fork of a stream,' perhaps to signify a favorite campsite.

Area (sq mi):: 316.10 (land 314.65; water 1.45) Population per square mile: 49.50
Population 2005: 15,560 State rank: 93 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 4.90% Population 2000: 15,725 (White 56.70%; Black or African American 40.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,552; median household $30,866; Population below poverty level: 20.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,452-$22,293
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 29.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Furthermore, whether Callie Barr was 100 or 90, or even 80, or whether she was enslaved in Nottoway County, Virginia and/or the coastal Georgetown District of South Carolina, and/or Mississippi does not significantly effect the veracity of my portrayal because here, too, Elliott, as always, fails to engage with the subject of Faulkner and Love.
According to the Department of Planning and Budget's Fiscal Impact Statement, it currently costs $77,000 per year to house each inmate committed to DBHDS's Virginia Center for Behavioral Rehabilitation in Nottoway County.
Though slave conspiracies in central Virginia's Nottoway County and the nearby city of Petersburg revived white anxieties, Monroe's January 1802 message to the assembly stressed the reasonableness of servile disaffection:
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However, only a year later, voters in Nottoway County reversed their decision and Warwick County voters soon followed suit.