About Virginia's Regions

VA's Eight Regions

Virginia's Eight Regions

The following map illustrates Virginia's eight regions as shown in all the graphs on Virginia Performs. Each region is also linked to a list of corresponding cities and counties in that area.

Southwest Region Southside Region West Central Region Valley Region Central Region Northern Region Hampton Roads Region Eastern Region
Central Region     Eastern Region
Cities Counties spacer spacer   Counties
  • Charlottesville
  • Colonial Heights
  • Hopewell
  • Petersburg
  • Richmond
  • Albemarle
  • Amelia
  • Buckingham
  • Caroline
  • Charles City
  • Chesterfield
  • Culpeper
  • Cumberland
  • Dinwiddie
  • Fluvanna
  • Goochland
  • Greene
  • Hanover
  • Henrico
  • King & Queen
  • King William
  • Louisa
  • Madison
  • Nelson
  • New Kent
  • Orange
  • Powhatan
  • Prince George
  • Rappahannock
  • Sussex
   
  • Accomack
  • Essex
  • King George
  • Lancaster
  • Middlesex
  • Northampton
  • Northumberland
  • Richmond
  • Westmoreland
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Hampton Roads Region     Northern Region
Cities Counties spacer spacer Cities Counties
  • Chesapeake
  • Franklin
  • Hampton
  • Newport News
  • Norfolk
  • Poquoson
  • Portsmouth
  • Suffolk
  • Virginia Beach
  • Williamsburg
  • Gloucester
  • Isle of Wight
  • James City
  • Mathews
  • Surry
  • York
   
  • Alexandria
  • Fairfax
  • Falls Church
  • Fredericksburg
  • Manassas
  • Manassas Park
  • Arlington
  • Clarke
  • Fairfax
  • Fauquier
  • Loudoun
  • Prince William
  • Spotsylvania
  • Stafford
  • Warren

Southside Region     Southwest Region
Cities Counties spacer spacer Cities Counties
  • Danville
  • Emporia
  • Martinsville
  • Brunswick
  • Charlotte
  • Greensville
  • Halifax
  • Henry
  • Lunenburg
  • Mecklenburg
  • Nottoway
  • Patrick
  • Pittsylvania
  • Prince Edward
  • Southampton
   
  • Bristol
  • Galax
  • Norton
  • Bland
  • Buchanan
  • Carroll
  • Dickenson
  • Floyd
  • Grayson
  • Lee
  • Russell
  • Scott
  • Smyth
  • Tazewell
  • Washington
  • Wise
  • Wythe
Valley Region     West Central Region
Cities Counties spacer spacer Cities Counties
  • Buena Vista
  • Covington
  • Harrisonburg
  • Lexington
  • Staunton
  • Waynesboro
  • Winchester
  • Alleghany
  • Augusta
  • Bath
  • Frederick
  • Highland
  • Page
  • Rockbridge
  • Rockingham
  • Shenandoah
   
  • Lynchburg
  • Radford
  • Roanoke
  • Salem
  • Amherst
  • Appomattox
  • Bedford
  • Botetourt
  • Campbell
  • Craig
  • Franklin
  • Giles
  • Montgomery
  • Pulaski
  • Roanoke