Northern Virginia Demographics


  • Total Population2,905,054
  • Male Population(49.5 %) 1,438,954
  • Female Population(50.5 %) 1,466,099
  • Median Age39.00
There are currently 2,905,054 people living in Northern Virginia. Out of the total population number, 1,438,954 are men and 1,466,099 are women. The median age for Northern Virginia dwellers is 39.00.


  • White Collar1,365,958
  • Blue Collar188,615
There are currently 1,365,958 white-collar jobs and 188,615 blue-collar jobs in Northern Virginia.


  • Total Households1,013,970
  • Family Households705,424
  • Non-family Households308,546
  • Households With Children374,461
  • Households Without Children639,508
  • Average People Per Household2.76
There are currently 1,013,970 households in Northern Virginia. Out of this total, 705,424 are family households, 308,546 are non-family households, 374,461 are households with children and 639,508 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Northern Virginia is 2.76.

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

  • No High School90,609
  • Some High School490,575
  • Some College420,286
  • Associate Degree129,259
  • Bachelors Degree605,844
  • Graduate Degree495,721
There are 90,609 people living in Northern Virginia without a high school degree, 490,575 people with some high school degree and 420,286 people with a college degree. 129,259 people have an associate degree, 605,844 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 495,721 boast a graduate degree.

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

  • Never Married732,247
  • Married1,300,005
  • Separated44,314
  • Widowed88,743
  • Divorced190,733
732,247 of the people living in Northern Virginia have never been married, while 1,300,005 are married and 44,314 are separated. A total of 88,743 people are widowed and 190,733 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$111,366
  • Median Household Income$99,799
  • Median Income Under 25$56,853
  • Median Income 25-44$102,424
  • Median Income 45-64$124,440
  • Median Income Over 65$77,752

The average household income for people living in Northern Virginia is $111,366, while the median household income is $99,799. The median income in Northern Virginia is $56,853 for those under 25, $102,424 for those aged 25 to 44, $124,440 for those aged 45 to 64, and $77,752 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.