Virginia弗吉尼亚州 VA

政府网站: http://www.virginia.gov

地理人口

首府瑞查蒙德Richmond, 弗吉尼亚海滩市是该州最大的城市。面积42,774.2平方英里,人口8,001,024。人口密度在美国各州中排第16位。白人68.6% , 土著/印第安人0.8%, 黑人和非裔19.4%, 亚裔5.5%。平均高度: 950英尺。

气候

气候温和宜人。东部沿海地区冬季温度很少低于-9℃,夏季温度很少高于38℃。山区冬寒夏凉,冬温可低到-18℃,夏温一般低于32℃。年降水量平均在813~1219毫米之间。

高等教育系统

公立四年制大学
Christopher Newport University
Eastern Virginia Medical School
George Mason University
James Madison University
Longwood University
University of Mary Washington
Norfolk State University
Old Dominion University
Radford University
University of Virginia
University of Virginia’s College at Wise
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Military Institute (VMI)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
         *Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (a constituent of both Virginia Tech and the University of Maryland, College Park)
Virginia State University
The College of William & Mary

私立大学:
共120所, 包括:

  • Washington and Lee University
  • Hampden–Sydney College
  • Emory & Henry College
  • Roanoke College
  • Stratford University
  • University of Richmond.