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Fairfax Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2023.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Fairfax Population & Age Distribution

Total Population

7,423

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.7%
5 - 17:
10.2%
18 - 24:
7.5%
25 - 34:
8.8%
35 - 54:
29.3%
55 - 64:
15.8%
Over 65 Years:
23.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
4.3%
4.3%
97.4%
97.4%
65.8%
65.8%
0% 100.0%
% of Residents

Income

Per capita Income

Fairfax
USA
$59,011
$59,011
$37,638
$37,638

Median household income

Fairfax
USA
$111,290
$111,290
$69,021
$69,021
Individuals Below Poverty Level

10.1%

Employment Industries

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Professional, scientific, and technical services
Healthcare
Retail
Other
Education
Construction
Accommodation
Arts
Real estate
Manufacturing
Wholesale
Finance
Information Technology
Public Service
20.7%
20.7%
15.7%
15.7%
8.8%
8.8%
7.9%
7.9%
7.4%
7.4%
6.1%
6.1%
6.0%
6.0%
4.6%
4.6%
3.5%
3.5%
3.4%
3.4%
3.2%
3.2%
3.1%
3.1%
3.0%
3.0%
2.8%
2.8%
0% 100%
% of Residents

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
82.9%
82.9%
8.7%
8.7%
3.8%
3.8%
3.0%
3.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0%
0.0%
0% 100.0%
% of Residents

Ancestry

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English
German
Italian
Irish
French
Norwegian
European
Polish
Swedish
Russian
Scots-Irish
Welsh
Scottish
Hungarian
Eastern European
Romanian
Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac
Other Arab
British
Swiss
17.8%
17.8%
14.8%
14.8%
11.4%
11.4%
9.7%
9.7%
6.2%
6.2%
4.0%
4.0%
3.8%
3.8%
3.6%
3.6%
3.0%
3.0%
3.0%
3.0%
2.9%
2.9%
2.1%
2.1%
1.9%
1.9%
1.6%
1.6%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0% 100%
% of Residents

Languages Spoken

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English
Spanish
Chinese
German/Yiddish
Pacific Island languages
Greek
West Germanic languages
French
Italian
Serbo-Croatian
Tagalog
Native American languages
Other Indo-European
Portuguese
Langs. of India
African languages
Arabic
Hungarian
Navajo
Other Asian languages
87.5%
87.5%
7.3%
7.3%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0% 100%
% of Residents
Foreign Born Fairfax Residents

11.1%


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