Census Counts & Population Estimates
In the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Chesterfield County was 316,236. The population of Chesterfield County was estimated to be 344,000 as of January 1, 2018. The Chesterfield Planning Department projects the county’s population to grow to about 437,000 by 2045.
Chesterfield is the largest locality in the Richmond, Virginia MSA and the forth largest county in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Only the counties of Fairfax, Prince William and Loudoun, and the city of Virginia Beach have larger populations.
U.S. Census Counts for Chesterfield
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Annual Population Estimates for Chesterfield
U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts
The U.S. Census Bureau provides census information about Chesterfield County and the Commonwealth of Virginia. Use the links below to access this information.
Data USA Facts for Chesterfield County
Occupation, wage, and industry data, over time, for Chesterfield County, VA collected from the American Community Survey
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Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Chesterfield County, VA
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The demographics of Chesterfield County, VA residents recorded by the American Community Survey
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Data about majors, degrees, and enrollment at higher education institutions in Chesterfield County, VA
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Information about property value, property taxes, property ownership, and household income in Chesterfield County, VA
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