Amelia County

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Amelia County, Virginia

PO Box A
Amelia Court House, VA 23002
Phone: (804) 561-3039
Fax: (804) 561-6039

In south-central VA, southwest of Richmond; organized Feb 1, 1734 from Brunswick and Prince George counties. Name Origin: For Amelia Sophia (1711-86), second daughter of George II (1683-1760) of England

Area (sq mi):: 358.54 (land 356.80; water 1.74) Population per square mile: 34.40
Population 2005: 12,273 State rank: 106 Population change: 2000-20005 7.70%; 1990-2000 29.70% Population 2000: 11,400 (White 70.20%; Black or African American 28.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 38.50
Income 2000: per capita $18,858; median household $40,252; Population below poverty level: 8.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,048-$25,330
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 41.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 66.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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2 million tons of Dan River Station coal ash primarily by rail to the Maplewood Landfill in Amelia County, Va.
The daughter of the late Samuel McDowell McNutt and Mary Linda Walton, she was born July 28, 1918 in Amelia County, VA.
For a while he worked in a bank, and then became a teacher, first in Amelia County, VA, and then for the rest of his career in Alexandria, a Virginia suburb of Washington.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) for waste treatment projects at the Maplewood Landfill in Amelia County, Va.
In May, the company opened its new Maplewood Landfill in Amelia County, Va.
The waste will be transported to Chambers' recently opened Maplewood Landfill in Amelia County, Va.