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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    (NANBPWC), that promotes quality of life for all citizens of communities across the globe, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and serves as the President of the Board of Directors for the Williamsburg - James City County Community Action Agency (CAA), that provides various programs for low-income families in the community.
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    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.
    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.
    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.
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    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.
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    He belonged to the Williamsburg James City County Recreation Center and enjoyed his many friends during workouts.
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