BRBPub.com Free Records Search and Public Records Directory
Your Portal to Finding Public Records

Nelson County, VA Public Records

24th Circuit Court
PO Box 10
Lovingston, VA 22949 www.courts.state.va.us/courts/cir...
Hours: 8AM-5PM EST
P: 434-263-7020
F: 434-263-7027
Couriers: 84 Courthouse Square 1st Floor
Lovingston, VA 22949
Jurisdiction: Felony, Civil Actions over $15,000, Probate
Restricted Records: No juvenile, sealed records released
24th General District Court
PO Box 514
Lovingston, VA 22949 www.courts.state.va.us/courts/gd/...
Hours: 8AM-4PM EST
P: 434-263-7040
F: 434-263-7033
Couriers: 84 Courthouse Sq, County Courthouse
Lovingston, VA 22949
Jurisdiction: Misdemeanor, Civil Actions under $25,001, Eviction, Small Claims
Restricted Records: No sealed records released

Nelson County, VA Vital Records

Contact the Nelson County Office of the Clerk of Circuit Court if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.

Nelson County
Clerk of Circuit Court
84 Courthouse Sq, 1st Fl
Lovingston, VA 22949 www.courts.state.va.us/courts/cir...
8AM-5PM EST
Phone: 434-263-7020
Fax: 434-263-7027
Recorded Documents

Nelson County Vital Certificates

Nelson County Vital Certificates

If you would like to obtain a hard copy of a birth, death, marriage, divorce, or other vital record, you can do so by searching for and requesting a vital certificate. Vital certificates are hard copy documents, the same as those used by the United States government.

Get a vital certificate.

Nelson County Population Records

Total Land Area (2000): 472.35 sq mi
Population (2009): 15,487
  • Females: 51.3%
  • White: 84.8%
  • Black/African American: 13.2%
  • Asian: 0.2%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino Origin: 3.1%
  • White, Not Hispanic: 82.1%
Population Change (2000-2009): 1,042
Foreign-Born Population (2000): 1.9%
Language other than English spoken at home (2000): 3.6%
Persons Below Poverty Level (2008): 13.2%
High School Graduates (2000): 69.0%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher (2000): 20.8%
Persons per Household (2000): 2.42
Housing Units (2000): 8,554
Homeownership Rate (2000): 80.8%
Migration Flow to Nelson County, VA from (2007-2008):

Nelson County Records

Total Earnings by Industry, in thou. dol. (2007):
  • Total: $153,353
  • Construction: $17,471
  • Retail Trade: $8,213
  • Professional and Technical Services: $9,116
  • Healthcare: $8,701
  • Banking: $3,873
  • Retail Trade: $8,213
  • Accommodations and Food Services: $20,147
  • Manufacturing: $11,181
  • Farms: $610
  • Government: $31,881
Employed (2000): 6,774
Unemployed (2000): 341
Unemployment Rate (2009): 6.3%
Annual Payroll per Employee (2007): $34,331
Local Government Employment (2007): 579
Local Government Revenue (2007): $29,207 (thou. dol.)
Local Government Debt (2007): $37,156 (thou. dol.)

Nelson County Birth, Death Records

Births (2007): 159
  • Per 1,000 population: 10.4
Deaths (2007): 155
  • Per 1,000 population: 10.2
Infant Deaths (2007): 1
  • Per 1,000 population: 6.3

Nelson County Criminal Records

Violent Crimes (2008): 10
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 0
  • Forcible rape: 2
  • Robbery: 1
  • Aggravated Assault: 7
Property Crimes (2008): 267
  • Burglary: 71
  • Larceny-Theft: 175
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 21

Nelson County Genealogy Records