HENRICO COUNTY

come to henrico and start your new life

  • 245 sq miles
  • Population of 314,932 (2012)
    Suburban
  • One of the few counties in U.S. that provide laptops in school
  • A few job choices
  • - waiter
  • - cook
  • - teacher

Henrico County Government Structure

  • Executive branch
  • -County Manager
  • Legislative branch
  • -Board of Supervisors
  • Judicial Branch
  • -District and circuit courts

Departments

  • Henrico Fire- professionalism, respect, integrity, dedication, and empathy
  • Henrico Police- the Henrico County Police Division is fully accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA)
  • Henrico County Public Schools- The ultimate source for education

Services

  • County Parks-
  • -The Division of Recreation and Parks has implemented a program called PARK WATCH.
  • Food Safety-
  • -All persons serving food to the public must have a permit for each temporary event.
  • Keep Henrico Beautiful-
  • -Keep Henrico Beautiful offers County residents of all ages litter prevention and recycling programs, environmental education resources and volunteer opportunities

FUN FACTS

  • Henrico County is 380 years old
  • Henico has its origins in the Germanic language and it is used largely in Spanish. Henrico is a derivative of the English Henry
  • one of the few Counties in United States that gives students Laptop in school