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

The community of Dinwiddie is the Seat for Dinwiddie County.

Dinwiddie County was founded in 1752.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Dinwiddie had a population of 26,338 people. This is an increase of 7.36% since the last Census (which gave a population of 24,533 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Dinwiddie represented 0.35% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 46th 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
201028,001+14.14%+6.31% since 2009
200926,338+7.36%+0.15% since 2008
200826,299+7.2%+2.33% since 2007
200024,533The Last Census

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


Websites for Dinwiddie County

Official Website:   www.dinwiddieva.us/

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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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