Prince William County


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Prince William County, Virginia

1 County Complex Ct
Prince William, VA 22192
Phone: (703) 792-6600
Fax: (703) 792-7484
www.pwcgov.org

On the northeastern border of VA, southwest of Alexandria; organized 1731 from King George and Stafford counties. Part annexed to Manassas Park (independent) city effective December 31, 1990. Name Origin: For Prince William Augustus (1721-65), Duke of Cumberland, son of George II (1683-1760) of England

Area (sq mi):: 348.36 (land 337.78; water 10.58) Population per square mile: 1032.00
Population 2005: 348,588 State rank: 3 Population change: 2000-20005 24.10%; 1990-2000 30.20% Population 2000: 280,813 (White 64.70%; Black or African American 18.80%; Hispanic or Latino 9.70%; Asian 3.80%; Other 8.40%). Foreign born: 11.50%. Median age: 31.90
Income 2000: per capita $25,641; median household $65,960; Population below poverty level: 4.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,038-$32,849
Unemployment (2004): 2.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 36.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 66.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Manassas Park County seat (11,519)

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    Virginia State Police and the associated law enforcement agencies urge anyone with potential tips to immediately notify Prince William County Police at (703)792-6500 or to call the state police at 1-800-822-4453 (1-800-VACHILD).
    The giveaway included promotional items from all of the breweries, wineries and distilleries throughout Prince William County & the City of Manassas that will be participating in the new Steins, Vines & Moonshine Trail.
    In February, 2013, Henderson Elementary (HES) was identified as a Focus School for Children's Engineering, integrating STEM through the Prince William County Curriculum.
    The Prince William County Solid Waste Division (SWD), Fortistar (a New York-based company that owns and operates the landfill gas-to-energy facility) and NOVEC worked together to develop the landfill gas-to-energy project.
    Prince William County is in North Virginia and is a key participant in public safety operations within the National Capitol Region and PremierOne will enable improved regional operability through information across multiple agencies, systems, databases and critical integration to the National Capitol Regional data-sharing platform via the CAD-to-CAD interface.
    The soldiers and Marines, undergoing rehabilitative therapy at military hospitals, were hosted by the DAV at Prince William County Stadium, the home of the Washington Nationals Class A team, the Potomac Nationals, in Woodbridge, Va.
    Thanks to one letter to the editor of a community newspaper, the music director at Prince William County, Maryland's C.
    David Perino, a former teacher at Prince William County Public Schools in Virginia, was charged about two years ago with sexually abusing a mentally handicapped student but was later acquitted in court.
    Scott Lingamfelter of Prince William County, learned that education officials in Fairfax County had barred school employees from speaking at privately sponsored baccalaureate ceremonies.
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    THE trial of Washington sniper suspect John Allen Muhammad will be moved 200 miles from Prince William County to Virginia Beach, a US judge has ruled.

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