Goochland, Virginia facts for kids

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Goochland
Census-designated place (CDP)
Goochland County Courthouse
Goochland County Courthouse
Country United States
State Virginia
County Goochland
Population (2010)
 • Total 861
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Goochland is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Goochland County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 861. The community is also known as Goochland Courthouse or by an alternative spelling, Goochland Court House. It derives its name from the fact that the community is the location of the county's court house.

In popular culture

A fictionalized, larger version of Goochland is depicted in the "Escape from Goochland" episode of The Cleveland Show, as the home of Stoolbend's arch-rival high school.


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