Everything You Need to Know About Virgo

Do you have Virgo in your chart?

We’re covered just about every aspect of astrology— from houses to elements to each and every planet. But, you know what we haven’t done? An in-depth guide for each sign in the zodiac. Now we’ve reached Virgo, one of the most heavily populated signs in the zodiac. Take a look at our guide to Virgo in the gallery below, then let us know if you have Virgo in your chart in the comments section on social media.

What is Virgo?

Virgo is the sixth sign in the zodiac and Virgos have birthdays between August 23rd and September 22nd. The name originates from its constellation and it’s represented by the maiden. Virgo is the mutable earth sign and it’s ruled by Mercury.

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Virgo Sun

If your Sun is in Virgo, you’re all about the details. You’ve got an exceptionally analytical mind and are quite the perfectionist. You’re also drawn to neatness, order and cleanliness.

Virgo Moon

If your Moon is in Virgo, you’re very practical when it comes to handling your emotions. You’re exceptionally nurturing and often get pleasure in doing acts of service for others. You require structure in your life and are a very grounded individual.

Virgo Rising

If your Rising is in Virgo, you’re known for being a very put together person. You’re very reliable and are a natural communicator in a variety of settings. You come off as very purposeful and matter-of-fact, especially during a first impression.


Virgos are most compatible with their fellow earth signs, Taurus and Capricorn. You can also have magnetic chemistry with romantic water signs, Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. You’re typically least compatible with unconventional air signs—Gemini, Libra and Aquarius


Virgos will often find success in analytics-based careers such as accounting, research and editing. You also have a nurturing side to you, making you a great fit for teaching, counseling and veterinary medicine.

Famous Virgos

Some of our favorite Virgo Sun celebrities include Beyoncé, Zendaya, Prince Harry, Salma Hayek, Keanu Reeves, Sydney Sweeney, Blake Lively, Nick Jonas, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart, Chloe Cherry, Sofia Richie, Chris Pine, Melissa McCarthy, Bebe Rexha, Cameron Diaz, Evan Rachel Wood, Naomie Harris, Pink, Misty Copeland, Billy Porter, Bernie Sanders, Leslie Jones, Jennifer Hudson, Amy Poehler, Jennifer Coolidge, Tim Burton and Jack Black.