Virginia Facts Info Stuff
Facts Info Stuff VA Virginia
United States Government Administrative divisions consist of 50 states and 1 district*; Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia*, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
United States Government Dependent areas are American Samoa, Baker Island, Guam, Howland Island, Jarvis Island, Johnston Atoll, Kingman Reef, Midway Islands, Navassa Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Palmyra Atoll, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Wake Island; note: from 18 July 1947 until 1 October 1994, the US administered the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands; it entered into a political relationship with all four political units: the Northern Mariana Islands is a commonwealth in political union with the US (effective 3 November 1986); the Republic of the Marshall Islands signed a Compact of Free Association with the US (effective 21 October 1986); the Federated States of Micronesia signed a Compact of Free Association with the US (effective 3 November 1986); Palau concluded a Compact of Free Association with the US (effective 1 October 1994)
Virginia Latitude Facts: 37.768 and Virginia Longitude Facts: -78.2057
United States Government Legislative branch bicameral Congress consists of the Senate (100 seats, 2 members are elected from each state by popular vote to serve six-year terms; one-third are elected every two years) and the House of Representatives (435 seats; members are directly elected by popular vote to serve two-year terms); elections: Senate - last held 7 November 2006 (next to be held November 2008); House of Representatives - last held 7 November 2006 (next to be held November 2008); election results: Senate - percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - Democratic Party 49, Republican Party 49, independent 2; House of Representatives - percent of vote by party - NA; seats by party - Democratic Party 233, Republican Party 202.
United States People Languages (%) English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific island 2.7%, other 0.7% (2000 census); note: Hawaiian is an official language in the state of Hawaii
Virginia's County Facts:
Accomack County Albemarle County Alexandria City County Alleghany County Amelia County Amherst County Appomattox County Arlington County Augusta County Bath County Bedford County Bedford City County Bland County Botetourt County Bristol County Brunswick County Buchanan County Buckingham County Buena Vista City County Campbell County Caroline County Carroll County Charles City County Charlotte County Charlottesville City County Chesapeake City County Chesterfield County Clarke County Clifton Forge City County Colonial Heights City County Covington City County Craig County Culpeper County Cumberland County Danville City County Dickenson County Dinwiddie County Emporia City County Essex County Fairfax County Fairfax City County Fauquier County Floyd County Fluvanna County Franklin County Franklin City County Frederick County Fredericksburg City County Galax City County Giles County Gloucester County Goochland County Grayson County Greene County Greensville County Halifax County Hampton City County Hanover County Harrisonburg City County Henrico County Henry County Highland County Hopewell City County Isle of Wight County James City County King and Queen County King George County King William County Lancaster County Lee County Lexington City County Loudoun County Louisa County Lunenburg County Lynchburg City County Madison County Manassas Park City County Martinsville City County Mathews County Mecklenburg County Middlesex County Montgomery County Nelson County New Kent County Newport News City County Norfolk City County Northampton County Northumberland County Norton City County Nottoway County Orange County Page County Patrick County Petersburg City County Pittsylvania County Poquoson City County Portsmouth City County Powhatan County Prince Edward County Prince George County Prince William County Pulaski County Radford City County Rappahannock County Richmond County Richmond City County Roanoke County Roanoke City County Rockbridge County Rockingham County Russell County Salem County Scott County Shenandoah County Smyth County Southampton County Spotsylvania County Stafford County Staunton City County Suffolk City County Surry County Sussex County Tazewell County Virginia Beach City County Warren County Washington County Waynesboro City County Westmoreland County Williamsburg City County Wise County Wythe County York County
United States People Population growth rate (%) 0.883% (2008 estimate)