Shirlington Demographics


  • Total Population20,150
  • Male Population(44.3 %) 8,934
  • Female Population(55.7 %) 11,216
  • Median Age35.20
There are currently 20,150 people living in Shirlington. Out of the total population number, 8,934 are men and 11,216 are women. The median age for Shirlington dwellers is 35.20.


  • White Collar12,340
  • Blue Collar934
There are currently 12,340 white-collar jobs and 934 blue-collar jobs in Shirlington.


  • Total Households10,288
  • Family Households4,128
  • Non-family Households6,160
  • Households With Children2,099
  • Households Without Children8,189
  • Average People Per Household1.96
There are currently 10,288 households in Shirlington. Out of this total, 4,128 are family households, 6,160 are non-family households, 2,099 are households with children and 8,189 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 School504
  • Some High School1,590
  • Some College2,027
  • Associate Degree772
  • Bachelors Degree6,270
There are 504 people living in Shirlington without a high school degree, 1,590 people with some high school degree and 2,027 people with a college degree. 772 people have an associate degree, 6,270 hold a bachelor’s degree, while boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married7,549
  • Married7,240
  • Separated121
  • Widowed353
  • Divorced1,881
7,549 of the people living in Shirlington have never been married, while 7,240 are married and 121 are separated. A total of 353 people are widowed and 1,881 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$122,286
  • Median Household Income$107,096
  • Median Income Under 25$57,188
  • Median Income 25-44$107,438
  • Median Income 45-64$124,970
  • Median Income Over 65$84,274

The average household income for people living in Shirlington is $122,286, while the median household income is $107,096. The median income in Shirlington is $57,188 for those under 25, $107,438 for those aged 25 to 44, $124,970 for those aged 45 to 64, and $84,274 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.