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

The community of Collinsville is the Seat for Henry County.

Henry County was founded in 1777.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Henry had a population of 54,888 people. This is a decrease of 5.25% since the last Census (which gave a population of 57,930 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Henry represented 0.82% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 18th 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
201054,151-6.52%-1.34% since 2009
200954,888-5.25%-0.91% since 2008
200855,392-4.38%-0.36% since 2007
200057,930The Last Census

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


Websites for Henry County

Official Website:   www.co.henry.va.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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