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Time Zone: Bath County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Warm Springs is the Seat for Bath County.

Bath County was founded in 1790.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Bath had a population of 4,482 people. This is a decrease of 11.21% since the last Census (which gave a population of 5,048 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Bath represented 0.07% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 94th most populous county (out of 134 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20104,731-6.28%+5.56% since 2009
20094,482-11.21%-1.97% since 2008
20084,572-9.43%-1.87% since 2007
20005,048The Last Census

More information can be found on the Bath County Census Page for Bath County.


Websites for Bath County

Official Website:   www.bathcountyva.org/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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