fairfax Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 557 3.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,527 17.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,779 19.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 4,984 34.1 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,754 25.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,389 91.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 7,812 53.5 % 53.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 23,507 - -
19 years old and under 5,540 23.6 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 8,349 35.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 6,274 26.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 3,344 14.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 14,807 81.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 3,027 16.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 445 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,835 31.3 % 33.2 %
Married 4,838 53.5 % 50.6 %
Separated 200 2.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,175 13.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,745 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,480 97.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 265 3.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,821 55.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,713 19.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 7 0.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 109 1.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 347 4.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,186 13.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 562 6.4 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 847 9.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 702 8.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,028 11.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,299 26.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,829 32.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 159 1.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 2,214 25.3 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 665 7.6 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 5,467 62.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 106 1.2 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 28 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 16,234 72.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,107 5.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 175 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,466 15.5 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,336 6.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 100,584 53,657
Median Family Income 121,961 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 44,747 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 80.25 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.31 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.9
    [CDD] 5.68
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com