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Frederick County, Virginia

US county information
NameFrederick County
US Area
Total Area416 sq mi (1077.4 km2)
Land Area415 sq mi (1074.9 km2)
Water Area1 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Density72.8/km2 (188.7/sq mi)
Named forFrederick Louis, Prince of Wales and eldest son of King George II of Great Britain
Time zoneEastern
Time zoneEastern: UTC-5/-4: -5/-4

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Frederick County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is included in the Winchester, Virginia-West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area. It was formed in 1743 by the splitting of Orange County. For ten years it was the home of George Washington. As of 2010, the population was 78,305.. Its county seat is Winchester. The northernmost point in Virginia is located in Frederick County.

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