lorton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 531 4.9 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,563 23.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,168 19.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,192 29.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,471 22.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,215 93.5 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,927 45.1 % 45.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 19,497 - -
19 years old and under 5,468 28.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 7,931 40.7 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 4,706 24.1 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,392 7.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 9,432 67.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 2,585 18.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 1,878 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,350 31.6 % 33.2 %
Married 4,074 54.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 315 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 686 9.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,694 - -
Occupied Housing Units 6,459 96.5 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 235 3.5 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,023 30.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,442 36.5 % 5.8 %
3 to 4 Units 81 1.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 199 3.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,034 15.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 850 12.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 18 0.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 47 0.7 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,101 16.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,655 24.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 986 14.7 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 417 6.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 211 3.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 105 1.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,082 46.0 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 134 2.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 3,125 46.7 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 86 1.3 % 4.2 %
Wood 10 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 5 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 17 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,488 40.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 5,959 32.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 84 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 4,056 22.1 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 787 4.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 90,820 53,657
Median Family Income 94,965 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 37,487 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 80.97 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.23
    [CDD] 8.13
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