Shirlington Demographics


  • Total Population20,336
  • Male Population(42.9 %) 8,732
  • Female Population(57.1 %) 11,604
  • Median Age35.40
There are currently 20,336 people living in Shirlington. Out of the total population number, 8,732 are men and 11,604 are women. The median age for Shirlington dwellers is 35.40.


  • White Collar12,461
  • Blue Collar867
There are currently 12,461 white-collar jobs and 867 blue-collar jobs in Shirlington.


  • Total Households10,390
  • Family Households4,177
  • Non-family Households6,213
  • Households With Children1,959
  • Households Without Children8,431
  • Average People Per Household1.96
There are currently 10,390 households in Shirlington. Out of this total, 4,177 are family households, 6,213 are non-family households, 1,959 are households with children and 8,431 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Shirlington is 1.96.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School373
  • Some High School1,789
  • Some College2,137
  • Associate Degree665
  • Bachelors Degree6,349
  • Graduate Degree6,501
There are 373 people living in Shirlington without a high school degree, 1,789 people with some high school degree and 2,137 people with a college degree. 665 people have an associate degree, 6,349 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 6,501 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married7,970
  • Married7,161
  • Separated197
  • Widowed341
  • Divorced2,033
7,970 of the people living in Shirlington have never been married, while 7,161 are married and 197 are separated. A total of 341 people are widowed and 2,033 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$122,950
  • Median Household Income$106,000
  • Median Income Under 25$74,706
  • Median Income 25-44$108,515
  • Median Income 45-64$118,875
  • Median Income Over 65$74,817

The average household income for people living in Shirlington is $122,950, while the median household income is $106,000. The median income in Shirlington is $74,706 for those under 25, $108,515 for those aged 25 to 44, $118,875 for those aged 45 to 64, and $74,817 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.