Welcome to Hanover County, Virginia

Real Stories. Real Success

“We’ve been very successful and grown exponentially each year. Hanover County is a great place to locate, a great place to grow. There are so many opportunities here.” - Howard Hager, President & Owner, Hanover Foils

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Home Grown. National Results.

  • Hershey’s Kisses are wrapped with foil produced in Hanover County
  • A Hanover company constructs grandstands for major sporting events including the Kentucky Derby, Indy 500 and the U.S. Open.
  • Hanover County is home to Kings Dominion, offering 13 roller coasters and a water park.

Blog: Hanover's Perspective

  • Covenant Woods Offers Venue & Catering to Hanover’s 2019 Business Appreciation Event

    Located in southeastern Hanover County and within a 20-minute drive of downtown Richmond, Covenant Woods is a diverse, active, and accredited independent living community surrounded by 90 acres of greenspace including landscaped trails, ponds and gardens. The community...

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  • Summer Happenings in Hanover County – 2019

    There is always something fun to do in Hanover County! Start planning now by marking your calendars with these upcoming events. Hanover County Parks and Recreation Summer Camps, Classes and Programs – Various offerings for all ages Taylor’s Pirate...

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  • Anton Paar USA Named 2019 Marc S. Weiss Award Recipient

    Anton Paar USA was named the recipient of the 2019 Marc S. Weiss Award at the annual Hanover County Business Appreciation event held on May 23, 2019 at Covenant Woods in Mechanicsville, Virginia. The award, presented by County Administrator, Rhu...

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