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

The community of Boydton is the Seat for Mecklenburg County.

Mecklenburg County was founded in 1765.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Mecklenburg had a population of 31,969 people. This is a decrease of 1.27% since the last Census (which gave a population of 32,380 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Mecklenburg represented 0.46% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 35th 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
201032,727+1.07%+2.37% since 2009
200931,969-1.27%-0.19% since 2008
200032,380The Last Census

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


Below are some of the communities located in Mecklenburg County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Mecklenburg County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
South Hill   4,5154,4032.54% increase  
Chase City   2,2942,4576.63% decrease  
Clarksville   1,2421,3296.55% decrease  
La Crosse   5846185.5% decrease  
Boydton   --454 

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Footnotes ...

<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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