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Where is Virginia, United States?

Location of state of Virginia on a map

Virginia is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 8,001,024 people, it is the 12th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Virginia gained its current status as a state in the year 1788. The government of Virginia is lead by Terry McAuliffe and is based in the state capital of Richmond (Population: 204,214).

The most populous cities in Virginia are: Virginia Beach (Population: 437,994), Norfolk (Population: 242,803), Chesapeake (Population: 222,209), Arlington (Population: 207,627), Richmond (Population: 204,214).

Virginia State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
ISO Code US_VA
Time Zone EST
Year of Establishment 1788
Capital Richmond (Population: 204,214)
Head of Government Terry McAuliffe
Total Population 8,001,024
Total Area 105,586 sq km (40,767 sq miles)
Population Density 75.8 sq km (196.3 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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