Table 1. Area of land and Census Water by county and major land-use class (acres) 
 Total land class   Accessible forest   Nonforest   Noncensus water   Census water 
 51001 Accomack                 904,790                108,549                212,500                   7,371                576,370
 51003 Albemarle                 492,473                282,104                206,457                   3,912                        -  
 51005 Alleghany                 282,053                232,380                  48,400                   1,273                        -  
 51007 Amelia                 223,939                153,643                  67,425                   2,871                        -  
 51009 Amherst                 302,788                233,415                  69,373                        -                          -  
 51011 Appomattox                 215,831                125,892                  87,720                   2,219                        -  
 51013 Arlington                   16,943                        -                    16,943                        -                          -  
 51015 Augusta                 632,420                326,943                305,478                        -                          -  
 51017 Bath                 363,248                317,094                  41,386                        -                     4,768
 51019 Bedford                 492,853                289,592                188,932                   5,741                   8,588
 51021 Bland                 244,316                174,645                  69,671                        -                          -  
 51023 Botetourt                 348,255                241,493                101,882                        -                     4,880
 51025 Brunswick                 362,724                271,511                  91,214                        -                          -  
 51027 Buchanan                 335,499                286,764                  48,735                        -                          -  
 51029 Buckingham                 372,646                321,558                  49,719                   1,370                        -  
 51031 Campbell                 356,615                210,454                144,672                   1,489                        -  
 51033 Caroline                 331,846                246,788                  83,190                   1,868                        -  
 51035 Carroll                 326,894                184,855                135,243                   1,359                   5,437
 51036 Charles City                 137,389                  92,270                  37,355                        -                     7,764
 51037 Charlotte                 296,492                216,890                  79,602                        -                          -  
 51041 Chesterfield                 314,114                165,891                136,010                   1,702                  10,511
 51043 Clarke                 112,287                  24,785                  87,502                        -                          -  
 51045 Craig                 197,180                154,170                  43,011                        -                          -  
 51047 Culpeper                 237,742                110,435                120,884                   6,422                        -  
 51049 Cumberland                 192,130                114,975                  65,566                   4,467                   7,121
 51051 Dickenson                 238,677                198,220                  40,457                        -                          -  
 51053 Dinwiddie                 300,510                225,604                  73,896                   1,010                        -  
 51057 Essex                 164,159                  80,249                  76,540                        -                     7,371
 51059 Fairfax                 275,614                  96,325                179,289                        -                          -  
 51061 Fauquier                 423,218                204,665                218,552                        -                          -  
 51063 Floyd                 241,992                121,209                120,782                        -                          -  
 51065 Fluvanna                 163,139                100,594                  56,308                        -                     6,237
 51067 Franklin                 461,875                265,917                191,513                        -                     4,445
 51069 Frederick                 266,261                155,439                110,821                        -                          -  
 51071 Giles                 248,156                191,023                  51,435                        -                     5,698
 51073 Gloucester                 193,339                  89,330                  39,484                   7,371                  57,154
 51075 Goochland                 175,618                109,479                  64,533                        -                     1,606
 51077 Grayson                 287,547                160,373                119,974                   1,503                   5,698
 51079 Greene                 110,619                  73,760                  35,323                   1,536                        -  
 51081 Greensville                 167,013                123,009                  38,230                   5,774                        -  
 51083 Halifax                 531,177                362,676                161,380                        -                     7,121
 51085 Hanover                 281,643                183,513                  96,833                        -                     1,297
 51087 Henrico                 177,639                  58,278                115,449                   3,912                        -  
 51089 Henry                 267,786                191,644                  71,674                        -                     4,467
 51091 Highland                 293,878                223,774                  70,104                        -                          -  
 51093 Isle Of Wight                 223,415                107,056                103,799                   5,190                   7,371
 51095 James City                 125,195                  63,595                  46,859                        -                    14,741
 51097 King And Queen                 201,368                137,630                  57,798                        -                     5,940
 51099 King George                 109,236                  74,367                  28,929                        -                     5,940
 51101 King William                 177,111                104,031                  65,710                        -                     7,371
 51103 Lancaster                 134,891                  44,646                  51,848                   1,545                  36,853
 51105 Lee                 283,874                177,802                106,073                        -                          -  
 51107 Loudoun                 343,050                120,723                220,149                   2,178                        -  
 51109 Louisa                 330,766                194,050                116,215                   3,211                  17,290
 51111 Lunenburg                 281,117                233,378                  47,739                        -                          -  
 51113 Madison                 195,828                  94,494                101,334                        -                          -  
 51115 Mathews                 176,448                  24,853                  21,106                        -                  130,488
 51117 Mecklenburg                 438,384                293,826                130,228                        -                    14,329
 51119 Middlesex                 132,769                  52,999                  39,908                   5,190                  34,672
 51121 Montgomery                 262,035                162,424                  99,611                        -                          -  
 51125 Nelson                 301,548                254,761                  46,787                        -                          -  
 51127 New Kent                 119,595                  83,905                  23,130                   8,668                   3,892
 51131 Northampton                 575,656                  25,823                140,243                        -                  409,590
 51133 Northumberland                 193,519                  57,452                  66,510                        -                    69,557
 51135 Nottoway                 197,187                138,884                  58,303                        -                          -  
 51137 Orange                 228,305                137,190                  83,184                   1,695                   6,237
 51139 Page                 180,139                101,465                  73,905                        -                     4,768
 51141 Patrick                 296,185                200,793                  87,758                   5,956                   1,679
 51143 Pittsylvania                 658,442                377,597                273,432                      291                   7,121
 51145 Powhatan                 177,939                  96,907                  72,422                   1,489                   7,121
 51147 Prince Edward                 219,802                147,075                  66,986                        -                     5,741
 51149 Prince George                 192,147                107,156                  71,690                   4,634                   8,668
 51153 Prince William                 224,358                  86,029                119,434                        -                    18,896
 51155 Pulaski                 210,889                115,810                  89,381                        -                     5,698
 51157 Rappahannock                 198,704                135,648                  63,055                        -                          -  
 51159 Richmond                 150,624                  78,740                  49,772                        -                    22,112
 51161 Roanoke                 204,792                  86,315                118,477                        -                          -  
 51163 Rockbridge                 402,302                260,342                141,960                        -                          -  
 51165 Rockingham                 549,310                324,727                222,737                   1,845                        -  
 51167 Russell                 289,030                145,869                143,161                        -                          -  
 51169 Scott                 342,484                248,524                  86,759                   1,503                   5,698
 51171 Shenandoah                 330,791                186,898                142,593                   1,299                        -  
 51173 Smyth                 283,432                190,351                  93,081                        -                          -  
 51175 Southampton                 361,519                241,436                112,712                        -                     7,371
 51177 Spotsylvania                 252,979                142,715                  96,186                   1,606                  12,473
 51179 Stafford                 170,577                126,548                  44,029                        -                          -  
 51181 Surry                 194,611                143,142                  25,466                   3,892                  22,112
 51183 Sussex                 321,482                260,033                  61,448                        -                          -  
 51185 Tazewell                 314,834                228,353                  84,978                        -                     1,503
 51187 Warren                 139,972                  77,723                  62,249                        -                          -  
 51191 Washington                 363,096                209,572                151,986                   1,538                        -  
 51193 Westmoreland                 155,091                  88,546                  57,193                        -                     9,352
 51195 Wise                 242,189                163,053                  78,727                      409                        -  
 51197 Wythe                 272,480                106,756                159,713                   6,011                        -  
 51199 York                 206,583                  46,867                  39,193                        -                  120,523
 51550 Chesapeake city                 299,924                  93,775                151,774                   6,179                  48,196
 51650 Hampton city                   88,991                   1,172                  43,595                        -                    44,223
 51700 Newport News city                   74,583                   5,940                  39,161                        -                    29,482
 51800 Suffolk city                 273,759                176,791                  75,278                        -                    21,689
 51810 Virginia Beach city                 336,818                  36,084                137,098                        -                  163,636
 Total County code        27,375,473       15,724,816         9,464,297            127,495         2,058,865