Fairfax SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

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Fairfax, Virginia Info Snack

Fairfax (/fr.fæks/ FAIR-faks), colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, or the City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census the population was 22,565, which had risen to an estimated 24,013 as of 2015.
Population
23,580
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$501,900
Median Income
$106,870
Median Rent
$1,803

Rankings for Fairfax in Virginia

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Map Of Fairfax, VA

Population over time in Fairfax

Year Population % Change
2017 23,580 -0.2%
2016 23,620 0.9%
2015 23,402 -0.4%
2014 23,507 2.1%
2013 23,027 1.4%
2012 22,712 2.0%
2011 22,277 1.0%
2010 22,058 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fairfax

White
57.9% (13,652)
African American
4.9% (1,145)
American Indian
0.1% (15)
Asian
16.0% (3,782)
Hawaiian
0.1% (13)
Other
0.2% (44)
Two Or More
4.0% (944)
Hispanic
16.9% (3,985)
Race Fairfax VA USA
White 57.9% 62.6% 61.5%
African American 4.9% 18.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 16.0% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 16.9% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Fairfax, Virginia

Less than $10,000
4.0% (94,320)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.6% (14,148)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (115,542)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (136,764)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.6% (155,628)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (304,182)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (278,244)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.4% (504,611)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.7% (323,046)
$200,000 or more
18.3% (431,514)
Income Fairfax VA USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.6% 3.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 7.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 7.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.6% 11.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.4% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.7% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 18.3% 9.2% 6.3%

Gender in Fairfax

Female
50.7% (11,959)
Male
49.3% (11,620)
Gender Fairfax VA USA
Female 50.7% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairfax for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (945)
9-12th Grade
3.8% (892)
High School / GED
14.0% (3,302)
Some College
16.1% (3,790)
Associate's Degree
5.3% (1,239)
Bachelor's Degree
29.5% (6,948)
Master's Degree
20.6% (4,850)
Professional Degree
3.7% (871)
Doctorate Degree
3.1% (737)
Education Fairfax VA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.8% 6.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.0% 24.3% 27.3%
Some College 16.1% 19.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.3% 7.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 29.5% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 20.6% 11.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.7% 2.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.1% 1.8% 1.4%

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