Demographic Studies and Community Information
The following links contain important information and data on demographic, residential, economic, and business trends in Chesterfield County. Published reports are provided here in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. You can access PDF formatted material by using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader, available at www.adobe.com to view, navigate and print PDF files across all major computer platforms. Some of these files are quite large, and may take some time to download. Contact the Planning Department at (804) 748-1050 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have difficulty downloading this material, and would like a paper copy faxed or mailed to you. There may be a charge for some reports. Unless otherwise indicated, all reports are produced by the Chesterfield County Planning Department.
Community and General Growth Information
The population of Chesterfield County was estimated to be 340,000 as of January 1, 2017. The Planning Department projects the county's population to grow to about 437,000 by 2045.
- Chesterfield County Business Report: This annual report provides information on county business trends such as employment, wages, taxable sales, commercial and industrial uses, shopping centers and other economic indicators.
- Chesterfield County Economic Analysis: This annual report explores in greater detail the strengths and weaknesses within the county's economic base structure over time.
- 2014 Chesterfield County Income and Poverty Report: This annual report provides information on income and poverty distribution within Chesterfield County in relation to a variety of demographic characteristics in support of the Comprehensive Plan.