Fairfax County Demographics


  • Total Population1,203,856
  • Male Population(49.5 %) 596,132
  • Female Population(50.5 %) 607,724
  • Median Age39.00
There are currently 1,203,856 people living in Fairfax County. Out of the total population number, 596,132 are men and 607,724 are women. The median age for Fairfax County dwellers is 39.00.


  • White Collar577,529
  • Blue Collar66,984
There are currently 577,529 white-collar jobs and 66,984 blue-collar jobs in Fairfax County.


  • Total Households417,351
  • Family Households295,152
  • Non-family Households122,199
  • Households With Children151,184
  • Households Without Children266,167
  • Average People Per Household2.86
There are currently 417,351 households in Fairfax County. Out of this total, 295,152 are family households, 122,199 are non-family households, 151,184 are households with children and 266,167 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Fairfax County is 2.86.

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

  • No High School38,279
  • Some High School169,197
  • Some College153,485
  • Associate Degree48,715
  • Bachelors Degree273,341
  • Graduate Degree244,387
There are 38,279 people living in Fairfax County without a high school degree, 169,197 people with some high school degree and 153,485 people with a college degree. 48,715 people have an associate degree, 273,341 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 244,387 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married304,415
  • Married548,002
  • Separated16,463
  • Widowed38,394
  • Divorced75,811
304,415 of the people living in Fairfax County have never been married, while 548,002 are married and 16,463 are separated. A total of 38,394 people are widowed and 75,811 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$153,468
  • Median Household Income$116,247
  • Median Income Under 25$64,502
  • Median Income 25-44$120,302
  • Median Income 45-64$133,660
  • Median Income Over 65$90,092

The average household income for people living in Fairfax County is $153,468, while the median household income is $116,247. The median income in Fairfax County is $64,502 for those under 25, $120,302 for those aged 25 to 44, $133,660 for those aged 45 to 64, and $90,092 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.