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

The community of Washington is the Seat for Rappahannock County.

Rappahannock County was founded in 1833.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Rappahannock had a population of 7,035 people. This is an increase of 0.74% since the last Census (which gave a population of 6,983 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Rappahannock represented 0.1% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 88th 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
20107,373+5.58%+4.8% since 2009
20097,035+0.74%-1.88% since 2008
20087,170+2.68%-0.43% since 2007
20006,983The Last Census

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


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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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