Demographics

For additional statistics and detailed demographics related to Fauquier County, check out
the Fauquier County Community Profile, from the Virginia Employment Commission.

Search additional statistics and conduct a side-by-side comparison of Virginia against the
other 49 states and the District of Columbia, on the Virginia Economic Development
Partnership's website
.

 

 
Population Data


Population (2010 Census)

 
Fauquier County

65,203
    Labor Area* 1,066,242
Population (2020 Projected Estimate)   Fauquier County 89,318
Population Growth 2000 - 2010

 

Fauquier County 18.25%
Gender Distribution (2010 Census)   Fauquier County 50.7%  female
Median Age (2009)   Fauquier County 40 years
 
Ethnic Distribution (2010 Census)   Fauquier County 18% nonwhite
 
 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 and 2010 Census
*Virginia Economic Development Partnership


Household Income

 

Per Capita Personal Income (2008)   Fauquier County $50,597
Mean Family Income (2008)   Fauquier County $125,022
Median Family Income (2009)   Fauquier County $95,920
Median Household Income (2009)   Fauquier County $82,872
 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census

 

Labor Force Data
Labor Force Participation (2009)   Fauquier County 71.5%
 
Unemployment Rates - August 2011   Fauquier County 4.9%
    Virginia 6.5%
    U.S. 9.1%
 
Commuting Patterns (2000 Census)   Out-Commuters 16,367
 

 

In-Commuters 6,904
 

*Source: Virginia Economic Development Partnership
**U.S. Census Bureau

 

Education
Percentage of high school graduates continuing education (2006) 77%
 
High school graduate or higher (25yrs+) (2006) 93%
 
Bachelor's degree or higher ( 25yrs+) Fauquier County 27.1%
  United States 24.4%
 
Standards of Learning - Percent Passing in State of Virginia** (2005 - 2006)  
  English 82  
  Math 81  
  Science 78  
  History 76
 
Standards of Learning - Percent Passing in Fauquier County** (2005 - 2006)    

 

English 72  
  Math 76  
  Science 69  
  History 73  
   
 

Source: U.S. Census Bureau 2000 and 2010 Census, Virginia Employment Commission,
and the Virginia Economic Development Partnership.
**Virginia Department of Education

Labor Area = as defined by the Virgina Economic Development Partnership as consisting of the region plus
all counties/cities that fall within 25 miles of region's borders. In this case, Fauquier County's labor area
includes the counties of Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Culpeper, Stafford, Warren,
and Clarke.

 

 
 
 
     
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