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

The community of Buckingham is the Seat for Buckingham County.

Buckingham County was founded in 1785.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Buckingham had a population of 16,080 people. This is an increase of 2.93% since the last Census (which gave a population of 15,623 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Buckingham represented 0.22% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 65th 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
201017,146+9.75%+6.63% since 2009
200916,080+2.93%+0.75% since 2008
200015,623The Last Census

More information can be found on the Buckingham County Census Page for Buckingham 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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