Zoning Districts

The zoning ordinance divides the county into certain enumerated districts. These districts may also lie within overlay districts such as floodplain, Chesapeake Bay preservation areas and/or design districts. Please verify applicable districts through the Chesterfield County zoning ordinance or contact Planning.

  1. Residential
  2. Manufactured Homes
  3. Agricultural
  4. Office
  5. Business or Commercial
  6. Industrial

Residential (R Districts)

Single Family

  • R-88
  • R-40
  • R-25
  • R-15
  • R-12
  • R-9
  • R-7

Zoning for R-9 and R-7 may no longer be granted by the Board of Supervisors.

Conservation Subdivision (R-C Districts)

  • R-C

R-C is also a single family residential district.

Townhouse (R-TH Districts)

  • R-TH

Multifamily (R-MF Districts)

  • R-MF