Albemarle County

Albemarle County, Virginia

401 McIntire Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: (434) 296-5841
Fax: (434) 296-5800

In central VA, northeast of Lynchburg; organized May 6, 1744 from Goochland County. Name Origin: For William Anne Keppel (1702-54), 2nd Earl of Albemarle, absentee governor of the colony of VA (1737-54)

Area (sq mi):: 726.18 (land 722.61; water 3.58) Population per square mile: 125.50
Population 2005: 90,717 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 14.50%; 1990-2000 16.50% Population 2000: 79,236 (White 83.60%; Black or African American 9.70%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 2.90%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 7.30%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $28,852; median household $50,749; Population below poverty level: 6.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,393-$35,303
Unemployment (2004): 2.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 22.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Charlottesville County seat (36,605)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Plaintiff David Kalergis owned a 55-acre farm in Albemarle County with a house, guest house, pool, stables, fencing, and terraces.
    Old Dominion's Tysons Corner full-service branch serves a growing number of customers across the Washington metropolitan area, and the bank's three full-service locations in the Charlottesville area serve Albemarle County and Central Virginia.
    Madeline Curott, Albemarle County police spokeswoman, said authorities had received a call "about a fast train hitting a truck".
    on a Saturday night and the fire fighters/paramedics assigned to Albemarle County Fire Rescue (ACFR) Medic 8 are en route to 808 Elm Street for an elderly woman who has fallen out of bed and in need of medical attention.
    Albemarle County police spokeswoman Madeline Curott also would not confirm a fatality but said three people on the truck were seriously injured.
    In a fairly similar incident, hundreds of cans and bottles of sodas were cleaned up from the road in September following an accident in Albemarle County, located in the Piedmont region of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
    The CACVB is the official destination marketing organization for Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia.
    According to Jamie Foreman, coordinator of instructional technologies, Albemarle County Public Schools, all students have devices (1-to-l) assigned to them in grades 3 through 12.
    State police are on scene with Albemarle County police and fire units.
    Free internet access at home will soon be a reality for students in Albemarle County Public Schools.
    Margaret was born at "Cool Springs," a family farm in Esmont, Virginia, in Albemarle County.