Rockingham County

Rockingham County

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Population: 78,593 people
Land Area: 554,564 acres
Land in Farms: 222,049 acres, 40%
Number of Farms: 1902 farms
Market Value of Products Sold (Crop/Livestock): $659 million, 1st out of 98 Virginia counties
Watersheds: North Fork Shenandoah, South Fork Shenandoah, Cacapon (Potomac River) / Rapidan (Rappahannock River) / Rivanna (James River)
Land in Conservation: 33 Easements, 4,037 acres, 0.73%
Nationally Historic Civil War Battlefields:
Cross Keys
New Market
Port Republic
Public Land:
– George Washington National Forest: 138,641 acres, 25%
– Shenandoah National Park: 37,969 acres, 6.8%

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