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Prince George is named for Prince George of Denmark.
County QuickFacts: CensusBureau Quick Facts
Prince George County, Virginia formed from Charles City County. Legislative enactment in 1702. Organized in 1703. [Virginia Counties: Those Resulting from Virginia Legislation, by Morgan Poitiaux Robinson, originally published as Bulletin of the Virginia State Library, Volume 9, January, April, July 1916, reprinted 1992 by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD.]
Prince George County was named for Prince George of Denmark, husband of Queen Anne of England. It was formed from Charles City County in 1702. Its area is 298 square miles, and the county seat is Prince George.
As reported by the Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 282 square miles (730 km2), of which, 266
square miles (688 km2) of it is land and 16 square miles (42 km2) of it (5.76%) is water.
Bordering counties are as follows:
Prince George High School 10-12