According to the 2010 Census, there are 73,750 people in Augusta County. Combined with Staunton and Waynesboro, VA, the area population exceeds 118,000.
Augusta County is governed by a seven member Board of Supervisors. The County is divided into seven magisterial districts with Board members elected from each district. The Board of Supervisors meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
The real estate tax rate for Augusta County is 0.63 per $100 of assessed value. Automobiles and trucks are taxed at $2.50 per $100 of their NADA - Bank Loan value.