Hanover County, Virginia Basics:

Hanover County Virginia - Government Site

Population: 100,588
Area: 469 square miles
County seat: Hanover
Area code(s) in use: 804
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 91.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%
Median household income: $76,719
Persons in poverty: 5.1%
Home ownership rate: 83.8%
Mean travel time to work: 25.2 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Caroline  City of Richmond  Goochland  Henrico  King William  Louisa  New Kent  Spotsylvania  

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Map of the Hanover County area

Our detail map of Hanover County shows the Hanover County, Virginia boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Hanover County, Virginia

  Airports     show all on map

Christian's Airport, Cool Water Airport, Hanover Air Park, Hanover County Municipal Airport, Janeway Airstrip, Mayers Airport, Robertson Airport, Wharton Field, Woods Farm Airstrip

  Bridges     show all on map

Anderson Bridge, Blunts Bridge, Ford Bridge (historical), Gilmans Bridge, Grapevine Bridge, Ground Squirrel Bridge, Horseshoe Bridge, Nelson Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Adams House (historical), Alpha Gamma Delta House, Ashcake Volunteer Rescue Squad Station Number 13, Ashland Municipal Building, Ashland Police Department, Ashland Volunteer Rescue Squad Station Number 16, Beaverdam Depot, Bennett Residence Hall, Birdsong Townhouse, Blackwell Auditorium, Blackwell Auditorium and Cobb Theatre, Blackwell House, Bowen Tennis Courts, Clements Townhouse, Cochrane Townhouse, Conrad Residence Hall, Copley Science Center, Crenshaw and Alumni Gymnasiums, Delta Zeta House, Eastern Hanover Volunteer Fire Department Meeting Building, Eastern Hanover Volunteer Rescue Squad Station Number 14, Estes Dining Hall, Flippo Townhouse, Frank E Brown Campus Center, Garland Residence Hall, Garthright House, Haley Hall, Hanover County Circuit Court, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Administration, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 1 - Ashland Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 10 - Chickahominy Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 11 - Farrington Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 12 - Black Creek Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 13 - Ashcake Volunteer Rescue Squad, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 14 - East Hanover Volunteer Rescue Squad, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 15 - West Hanover Volunteer Rescue Squad, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 16 - Ashland Volunteer Rescue Squad, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 2 - Beaverdam Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 3 - Eastern Hanover Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 4 - Doswell Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 5 Hanover Courthouse Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 6 - Henry Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 7 - Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 8 - Montpelier Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Company 9 - Rockville Volunteer Fire Station, Hanover County Fire / Emergency Medical Services Headquarters / Training Center, Hanover County Sheriff's Office, Hanover Courthouse Volunteer Fire Station Number 5, Irby Residence Hall, Kappa Alpha House, Kappa Alpha Theta House, Kappa Sigma House, Lambda Chi Alpha House, LEAPS Center, Mabry House, Mary Branch Residence Hall, McGraw - Page Library, McGraw-Page Library, Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Station Number 7, Montpelier Volunteer Fire Station Number 8, Moreland Residence Hall, Neville House, Olin Residence Hall, Pace - Armistead Hall, Pamunkey Regional Library Atlee Branch Library, Pamunkey Regional Library Mechanicsville Branch Library, Pamunkey Regional Library Richard S Gillis Jr Ashland Branch Library, Pannill House, Peele Hall Administration Building, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Mu House, President's House - Randolph-Macon College, Ragland - Henry House, Rhodeen House, Saint Ann's Building, Sigma Alpha Epsilon House, Starr Residence Hall, Taylor Street House, The Brock Center, Theta Chi House, Thomas Branch Hall, Virginia State Police Division 1 Area 1 Office, War Memorial Gymnasium, Washington and Franklin Hall, Watt House, West Hanover Volunteer Rescue Squad Station Number 15

  Capes     show all on map

Crump Neck

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Abraham Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Beulah Cemetery, Chestnut Grove Cemetery, Cold Harbor National Cemetery, Cool Spring Cemetery, Enon Cemetery, Gethsemane Cemetery, Lewiston Cemetery, Mount Hermon Cemetery, New Bethesda Cemetery, Providence Cemetery, Rock Hill Cemetery, Roselawn Cemetery, Saint Peters Cemetery, Second Union Cemetery, Signal Hill Memorial Park, Walnut Grove Cemetery, Winns Cemetery, Woodland Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Hanover Census Designated Place, Mechanicsville Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Abner Church, Ashland Baptist Church, Ashland Church, Ashland Presbyterian Church, Beaverdam Church, Berea Church, Bethany Church, Bethlehem Presbyterian Church, Beulah Presbyterian Church, Black Creek Church, Brown Grove Baptist Church, Calvary Church, Calvary Church, Calvary Tabernacle, Chapel Church, Chestnut Grove Church, Chickahominy Church, Church of Our Savior, Cool Spring Church, Duncan Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church South (historical), Dunns Chapel, Ebenezer Church, Elon Church, Enon Church, First Union Church, Forest Grove Church, Fork Church, Free Gospel Tabernacle, Gethsemane Church, Greenwood Church, Gwathmey Baptist Church, Holly Ridge Christian Church, Hopeful Church, Immanuel Church, Independence Church, Jerusalem Church, Kenwood Church, Kings Chapel, Lazarus Chapel (historical), Lebannon Church, Lincoln Park Church, Mechanicsville Baptist Church, Mechanicsville Presbyterian Church, Merry Oaks Church (historical), Mount Carmel Church, Mount Hermon Church, Mount Hope Church, Mount Olivet Church, Mount Salem Church, Mount Zion Church, Nazarene Church, New Bethesda Church, New Chestnut Grove Church, Pilgrim Church, Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Pole Green Church, Pottomoi Church, Prospect Church, Providence Church, Rock Hill Church, Rouzie Chapel, Saint Annes Roman Catholic Church, Saint James Church, Saint Pauls Church, Saint Peters Church, Salem Church, Second Union Church, Shady Grove Church, Shady Grove Church (historical), Shiloh Church, Shiloh Church, Shiloh Church, Slash Church, Springfield Church, Springfield Church, Taylorsville Baptist Church, The Church of Truth, Trinity Church, Union Branch Church (historical), Union Church, Union Church, United Church, Walnut Grove Church, Westhill Church, Winns Church, Yates Memorial Tabernacle

  Crossings     show all on map

Carters Ford, Interchange 34, Interchange 37, Interchange 38, Interchange 41, Interchange 86, Interchange 89, Interchange 92, Interchange 98, Taylors Ferry (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

Barkers Millpond Dam, Beaties Millpond Dam, Camp Hanover Dam, Campbell Dam, Cavalier Rifle and Pistol Club Dam, Cherrydale Dam, Chickahominy Mill Dam, Clifton Dam, Cochran Dam, Colonial Forest Dam, Forest Lake Hills Dam, Francis Broaddus Dam, Gaines Mill Dam, Holtzgrefe Dam, Jones Dam Number One, Jones Dam Number Two, Kings Pond Dam, Lucks Dam, Mattawan Association Dam, Mechumps Dam, Nanover Learning Center Dam, Parsleys Mill Dam, Pebblebrook Dam, Pollards Dam, Rainer Dam, Sewage Disposal Pond Dam, South Anna Number 52b Dam, Stanley Dam, Stone Dam, Swamp Creek Dam, Talleys Dam, The Feldspar Corporation Dam Number One, The Feldspar Corporation Dam Number Two, Timberlake Dam Number One, Timberlake Dam Number Two, Wachter Dam, Walden Dam, Walden, Johnon, Nash and Smith Dam, Westhaven Lake Dam, Wests Dam, Wrights Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Ashland Convalescent Center, Hanover Outpatient Center, HealthSouth Medical Center, Lee Medical Center, Memorial Regional Medical Center, Sheltering Arms Hospital - Hanover, Theresa A Thomas Medical Center

  Islands     show all on map

Bear Island

  Lakes     show all on map

Young Creek

  Locales     show all on map

Academy, Appersons Store (historical), Ashcake Village Industrial Park, Ashland Business Center, Ashland Business Park, Ashland Junction Shopping Center, Ashland-Hanover Shopping Center, Atlee Crescent Industrial Park, Atlee Square Shopping Center, Atlee Station Commercial Center, Auburn Mills (historical), Beaverdam Mills (historical), Borkeys Store, Brandy Branch Mill, Brandy Hill Plaza Shopping Center, Brookmeade Sod Farm, Camp Hanover, Carneals Store, Carters Mill (historical), Chickahominy Mill (historical), Cold Harbor Battlefield, Cold Harbor Village Shopping Center, Cross Mill (historical), Ellerson Industrial Park, Federal Club, Flanagans Mill (historical), Garner Industrial Park, Goddin Hill, Gouldins Mills (historical), Hanover Academy, Hanover Commons Shopping Center, Hanover Country Club, Hanover Industrial Air Park, Hanover Industrial Air Park East, Hanover Station (historical), Hanover US Highway 301 Solid Waste Service Center, Hanover Village Shopping Center, Helltown Store (historical), Henry Clay Birthplace, Henry Clay Shopping Center, Highland Industrial Park, Hugh Stephens Baseball Complex, Hunting Hawk Golf Club, Jenkins Store (historical), Jordan Wheat Lambert Historic Campus, Kenwood Kuntry Klub (historical), Kings Charter Office Park, Kings Charter Shopping Center, Lake Ridge Industrial Park, Lee Davis Commercial Park, Linney Corners, Negro Foot, North Ashland Plaza Shopping Center, Old Church Community Center, Old Hickory Commercial Park, Ottley Mill (historical), Parsleys Mill (historical), Pine Ridge Farms, Retreat, Rocketts Mills (historical), Rural Point, Sneeds Mill (historical), Taylors Creek Mill (historical), Watkins Industrial Park

  Mines     show all on map

Doswell Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Ashland Historic District, Blincoe Field, Carter Park, DeJarnette Park, Hanover County Courthouse Historic District, Hanover Wayside, Keeble Observatory, Kings Dominion Amusement Park, South Taylor Street Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alexanders Corner, Appersons Store, Ashcake, Ashland, Ashland Mill, Atlee, Atlee Manor, Atlee Ridge, Atlee Station, Avondale, Barkers Mill, Battlefield Green, Beaties Mill, Beaverdam, Beechwood Farms, Bell Creek North, Benthill, Blanton Crossing, Blue Star Estates, Brandy Creek Estates, Brown Grove, Buckeye, Burnside Farms, Cady, Casco, Cedar Lane, Cherrydale, Cherrydale West, Coatesville, Cold Harbor Farms, Colonial Estates Trailer Park, Colonial Forest, Craney Island Estates, Crosses Corner, Dellwood, Dogwood Knoll, Doswell, Eastern View, Ellerson, Ellerson Mill, Elletts Crossing, Elmont, Farmers Shop Corner, Farrington, Fieldshire, Forest Lake Hills, French Hay, Gaines Mill, Garnett Crossing, Georgetown, Gilman, Glimpses Corner, Goodall, Goshen Cross Road, Gouldin, Green Bay, Greenway, Guilds Acres, Gum Tree, Gwathmey, Hanover, Hanover Farms, Hanover Heights, Hanover Heights South, Hanover Hills, Hanovertown, Heatherwood, Heaths Store, Henry Clay Heights, Hewlett, Hilly Farms, Holliday, Holly Ridge, Holts Corner, Horseshoe, Hughes Corner, Hundleys Corner, Hylas, Jones Corner, Kenwood, Kings Charter, Kingswood Court, Kirbytown, Knollwood, Kosmo Village Mobile Home Park, Lanes Corner, Laurel Grove Estates, Lewistown, Liggans Corner, Lincoln Park, Little River Crossing, Locust Green, Lone Oak, Mabelton, Mattawan, Mayfield Farms, Meadow Gate, Mechanicsville, Mimosa Hills, Montpelier, Moodys Corner, Mount Hermon Heights, New Cold Harbor, Newman, Noel, North Anna, Northbury, Oak Forest, Old Bandana, Old Church, Old Cold Harbor, Oliver, Orchard Gardens, Pamunkey (historical), Pamunkey Estates, Patrick Henry Heights, Peaks, Pearsons Corner, Pebblebrook, Pine Hill, Pine Knoll, Poindexters, Pole Green, Pottomoi, Rainier Estates, Rapidan Woods, Raven Run, Robin Ridge, Rockville, Scotchtown, Sedgefield Mobile Home Park, Shannondale Estates, Sharon Park, Simpkins Corner, Sinclair Manor, Slash Cottage, Snelson (historical), South Anna, Spring Meadows, Stapleton, Stonewall Estates, Stony Run Estates, Strawhorn, Studley, Studley Farms, Swannanoa Estates, Taylorsville, Teman, Terrell Store, The Colonies, Totopotomoy, Twin Oaks, Tylers, Valley Oaks, Verdon, Vontay, Walnut Grove, Waterloo, Westwood, Wicker Corner, Wickham Crossing, Windy Hill Estates, Woodlawn

  Post Offices     show all on map

Ashland Post Office, Mechanicsville Post Office, Studley Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Barkers Millpond, Beaties Millpond, Beaver Pond, Cady Lake, Camp Hanover Lake, Campbell Lake, Campbells Pond, Cherrydale Pond, Colonial Forest Lake, Dabney Lake, Flanagans Millpond, Fleming Millpond, Forest Hills Lake, Fulcher Millpond, Gaines Millpond, Holtzgrefe Pond, Jones Lake, Jones Pond, Kings Pond, Lucks Pond, Mechumps Pond, Overhill Lake, Parsleys Millpond, Pebblebrook Lake, Pollards Pond, Sewage Disposal Pond, Sledds Lake, Springfield Lake, Swamp Creek Pond, Talley Millpond, Talleys Millpond, Timberlake Pond Number One, Timberlake Pond Number Two, Wachter Pond, Walden Pond, Westhaven Lake, Westhaven Lake, Wests Pond, Wests Pond, Wrights Pond

  Schools     show all on map

Aaron Hall School (historical), Ashland Grammar School, Atlee High School, Battlefield Park Elementary School, Battlefield Park Elementary School Annex, Beaverdam Elementary School, Bethany School, Chickahominy Middle School, Cold Harbor Elementary School, Cool Spring Elementary School, Crossroads Christian School, Doswell School (historical), Doswell School (historical), Elmont Elementary School, Elmont School (historical), Hanover Academy, Hanover High School, Hanover School for Boys, Henry Clay Elementary School, Higgins Academic Center, John M Gandy Elementary School, Kersey Creek Elementary School, Lee Davis High School, Liberty Christian School, Liberty Middle School, Mechanicsville Elementary School, Missionary Learning Center, Montpelier High School, Mount Hewlett School (historical), Oak Knoll Middle School, Patrick Henry High School, Pearsons Corner Elementary School, Pleasant Grove School (historical), Pole Green Elementary School, Randolph Macon College, Rock Hill School (historical), Rockville School, Rural Point Elementary School, School Number 1 (historical), School Number 5 (historical), Shemerhorn School (historical), South Anna Elementary School, State Industrial School, Stonewall Jackson Middle School, Virginia Department of Correctional Education - Barrett Juvenile Correctional Center, Virginia Department of Correctional Education - Hanover Juvenile Correctional Center, Washington Henry Elementary School, Wickham School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Brocks Spring

  Streams     show all on map

Academy Creek, Beaver Creek, Beaverdam Creek, Beaverdam Creek, Beech Creek, Black Haw Branch, Bloody Run, Boatswain Creek, Brandy Branch, Broad Branch, Bull Run, Cady Creek, Campbell Creek, Cattail Creek, Cattail Swamp, Cedar Creek, Clapper Creek, Colley Swamp, Crump Creek, Dog Branch, Elder Swamp, Falling Creek, Goldmine Creek, Grassy Swamp Creek, Hawes Millrace, Hogan Creek, Hollowing Creek, Jones Swamp, Kersey Creek, Lickinghole Creek, Little River, Little Rocky Creek, Locust Creek, Mantilo Branch, Matadequin Creek, Mechumps Creek, Mill Creek, Millpond Branch, Millpond Creek, Mont Air Creek, Needstan Creek, Newfound River, North Anna River, Opossum Creek, Parsleys Creek, Pollard Creek, Pong Swamp, Powhite Creek, Roan Horse Creek, Rock Ford Creek, Sandy Valley Creek, Shop Creek, Slayden Creek, South Anna River, Stagg Creek, Stone Horse Creek, Stony Run, Stony Run, Strawhorn Creek, Tanyard Creek, Taylors Creek, Totopotomoy Creek, Turkey Creek, Watleg Branch, Whiting Swamp, Wolf Swamp

  Summits     show all on map

Sliding Hill, Turkey Hill

  Towers     show all on map

WCDX-FM (Mechanicsville), WPES-AM (Ashland), WYFJ-FM (Ashland),

Hanover County, Virginia Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteHanover County White population 87,51287,511  
BlackHanover County Black population 9,6569,656
AsianHanover County Asian population 1,5091,508
MixedHanover County Mixed population 1,4081,408
American IndianHanover County American Indian population 402402
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHanover County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 101100

Additional population tables :
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Virginia population by county