According to the 2000 Census, Botetourt County, Virginia has a population of 30,496 people. Of those, 28,944 (93%) are White, 1,073 (3%) are Black, and 181 (603%) are Latino. However, 287 (or 1% of the 30,496 people) are not residents by choice but are people in prison.
A more accurate description would not include the prisoners. This would give Botetourt County a population of 30,209 with a demographic that is 95% White, 3% Black, and 1% Latino.