Hanover County is a vibrant rural and suburban locality with a population of 101,918 and a land area of 471 square miles. Hanover includes the incorporated Town of Ashland and is the home of Randolph-Macon College and of the renowned Hanover Tomato. The county is located between the Chickahominy and Pamunkey Rivers, approximately 12 miles north of Richmond, and is bordered by Henrico, Caroline, King William, New Kent, Goochland, Spotsylvania and Louisa counties.
Richmond is a Top 10 City for Global Trade in the United States by Global Trade Magazine, September 2016.
Richmond named among America’s 50 best running cities, by Runner’s World, August 2016.
Richmond ranked in the top Best Places to Live in the USA by U.S. News, February 2017.