Hanover County

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Hanover County, Virginia

7516 County Complex Rd PO Box 470
Hanover, VA 23069
Phone: (804) 365-6000
Fax: (804) 365-6234

In east-central VA, north of Richmond; organized 1720 from New Kent (prior to stateshood). Name Origin: For Hanover, the British royal house, which began with George I (1660-1727), the Duke of Hanover. The name was changed to Windsor during World War I to sound less German

Area (sq mi):: 474.08 (land 472.68; water 1.40) Population per square mile: 206.10
Population 2005: 97,426 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 12.90%; 1990-2000 36.40% Population 2000: 86,320 (White 87.80%; Black or African American 9.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $25,120; median household $59,223; Population below poverty level: 3.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,451-$33,980
Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 64.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Hanover County, VA, just north of the city of Richmond, has been the birthplace of many Virginia notables and a center for agriculture since the early 1700s.
He began teaching at Pinchbeck Elementary School of Henrico County, Virginia, served as the head of health, physical education, and driver education in Hanover County, VA, and taught at both Virginia Commonwealth University and George Mason University.
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