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
|Year of Establishment||1788|
|Capital||Richmond (Population: 204,214)|
|Head of Government||Terry McAuliffe|
|Total Area||105,586 sq km (40,767 sq miles)|
|Population Density||75.8 sq km (196.3 sq miles)|
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