Henrico County

By: Adrian and Jarrell

Size and Population

  • Henrico County is 245 square miles
  • Henrico County has a population of over 300,000
  • In Henrico County you will be living a suburban lifestyle

Our Government

County Manager: John A. Vithoulkas

Board of Supervisors: Richard W. Glover, Frank J. Thornton, David A. Kaechele, Patricia S. O'Bannon, Tyrone E. Nelson

Henrico General District Courts:

  • Hon. John Marshall, Presiding Judge, Chief Judge
  • Hon. George Barton Chucker, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. Mary B. Malveaux, Presiding Judge
  • Hon. L. Neil Steverson, Presiding Judge

County Departments:

Fire Department


  • Local firefighters
  • 21 stations
Police Departments

  • Colonel D. A. Middleton is the Chief of Police
  • strict personal policies
Public Works

  • Responsible for safe transportation
  • Divided into 6 parts

County Services

Police department

  • Protects the community
  • Give tickets
Fire department

  • Keeps things and people safe
  • 21 stations
Public Works

  • Keeps the roads safe
  • Keeps things structured

Henrico County history

  • Henrico was first established in 1634
  • Henrico was named after Henry, Prince of Wales, King James' oldest son
  • The RF&P railroad carried passengers from Richmond to Washington D.C. in the late 1800s and early 1900s