Basic information about the Nelson County
The Nelson County is located in the state of Virginia. This county occupies 475 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 15.020 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Nelson County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (83.28%), followed by Black or African American (13.1%) and Two or More races (1.68%). There are 6.396 households in the county, while 67,26% of them are family households and 32,74% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Nelson County. The most populated city is Nellysford CDP and the smallest town or village is Wintergreen CDP.