Spotsylvania County

Spotsylvania County, Virginia

1905 Courthouse Rd
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Phone: (540) 582-7010
Fax: (540) 582-9308
www.spotsylvania.va.us

In east-central VA, north of Richmond; organized 1721 from Essex, King William, and King and Queen counties. Name Origin: For Alexander Spotswood (1676-1740), lieutenant governor of the colony of VA (1710-22). Name is a combination of Spotswood and sylvania 'woodlands,' a play on the surname.

Area (sq mi):: 412.27 (land 400.86; water 11.41) Population per square mile: 290.70
Population 2005: 116,549 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 28.90%; 1990-2000 57.50% Population 2000: 90,395 (White 81.40%; Black or African American 12.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 1.40%; Other 3.20%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 34.30
Income 2000: per capita $22,536; median household $57,525; Population below poverty level: 4.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,359-$30,493
Unemployment (2004): 2.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 37.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In his 32 year career with the National Park Service, he worked at Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park, Petersburg National Battlefield, and Fort Sumter National Monument.
I believe ultimately this project will be very beneficial to Spotsylvania County and look forward to seeing the sPower project come to fruition and being a success.
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Spotsylvania County Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management will receive $1,149,277 to support hiring efforts.
Visitors have always been able to enjoy battlefield parks in any way they saw fit as long as they respected the sites and other visitors, but there used to be little institutional focus on anything outside the traditional history, said Maria Burks, who was the superintendent of Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial National Military Park in Virginia in the early 1990s.
Due to the severe weather, schools in Spotsylvania County will remain closed Tuesday.
The application, submitted in 2015 by Bardon Inc., the parent company of Aggregate Industries, requested permission to extend an existing mining operation at Belvedere South, a parcel of land in Spotsylvania County owned by M.R.
Previous centers were announced for Alamance County, in North Carolina; Cecil County, in Maryland; and Virginia's Spotsylvania County.
As a result, CNE has received multiple inquiries and requests for STEM EMWs at Quantico high school (DoD school on the Marine Corps Base at Quantico, Virginia) along with Stafford County and Spotsylvania County, Virginia, public school districts.
Fredericksburg, VA, April 20, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Nicholls Auction Marketing Group, Inc., (www.nichollsauction.com) announces the auction of a Lake Anna 3 bedroom home on 2+/- acres and a 1.8+/- acre building lot in Spotsylvania County Virginia - on Friday, April 22nd at 4 pm according to John Nicholls, president of the company.
"He was saying that there was nothing worse in life than ending up in a job where you hated what you were doing every day," the Spotsylvania County resident recently recalled.