Loudoun County, Virginia

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Loudoun County (/ˈldən/ LOWD-ən) is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is part of the Washington Metropolitan Area. The 2010 U.S. Census said 312,311 people live there.[1] The number of people grew 84 percent over the 2000 census of 169,599. Its county seat is Leesburg.[2][3]

As of 2007, Loudoun County has the highest median household income of any county in the United States ($107,207). This is higher than nearby Fairfax County, Virginia ($105,241).[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 2010 Census Data. 2010 U.S. Census Data: Virginia. Retrieved February 16, 2011
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. Loudoun Times-Mirror, "Leesburg says county should stay", September 12, 2007, Page A1
  4. Income, Earnings, and Poverty Data From the 2007 American Community Survey