Located in the beautiful countryside of South Central Virginia, historic Lunenburg County meets all with a warm, friendly welcome.
Family and community are central to the everyday lifestyle in Lunenburg County. Our purpose is to develop and maintain a society where we can enjoy our families, employment and retirement. Lunenburg County strives to provide a peaceful, safe atmosphere with plenty of family-friendly activities. Our County works together to offer business and employment opportunities, friendly service from local citizens in area businesses and various recreational attractions. We have an accredited school system, youth sports, two municipal parks, community events, low tax rates, beautiful countryside, quaint communities and friendly people.
Whether you want to make Lunenburg your home, locate your business here, or spend some time visiting -- you'll be glad you came!
Here we provide some brief information as to climate and natural resources that make up our county.
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Annual Average Temperature: 55.8°
January Average Temperature: 40°
July Average Temperature: 78°
Annual Average Rainfall: 44″
Lunenburg County is comprised of 282,880 acres. 211,760 are comprised of forestland. Most of the woodland is made up of hardwoods and pine, while a large portion of the harvested land is planted with loblolly pine.
The County is divided by two watersheds, the South Meherrin River Basin and the Nottoway River Basin. Wells provide the main supply of domestic water needs of the county’s rural residents. Streams provide the large supply needed for the towns of Victoria and Kenbridge and other industrial uses.