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Demographics

Fauquier County ProfileFor 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

Fauquier Population (2010 Census)
65,203
(2015 Estimate)
68,263
(2020 Forecast)
71,614
Projected Population Growth 2015 - 2020Fauquier County - .96%
Virginia - .99%
U.S. - .75%
Extended Labor Market
(Washington-Arlington-Alexandria MSA)
2,796,173
Fauquier Gender Distribution (2010 Census)
50.7% Female
(2015 Estimate)
50.5% Female
(2020 Forecast)
50.4% Female
Fauquier Median Age (2010 Census)
41.2 years
(2015 Estimate)
42.5 years
(2020 Forecast)
43.4 years
Fauquier Ethnic Distribution (Nonwhite)(2010 Census)
14.7% Nonwhite
(2015 Estimate)
15.8%
(2020 Forecast)
17.1%

 

Household Income

Fauquier Per Capita Personal Income (2015 Estimate)
$44,056
(2020 Forecast)
$49,383
Fauquier Average Family Income(2015 Estimate)
$120,824
(2020 Forecast)
$135,425
Fauquier Median Household Income(2015 Estimate)
$94,561
(2020 Forecast)
$104,122

 

Labor Force Data

Labor Force Participation Fauquier County - 68.6%
Virginia - 64.6%
U.S. - 62.8%
Unemployment RatesFauquier County - 2.8%
Virginia - 3.5%
U.S. - 5.0%
Commuting Patterns Out-Commuters --- 33,377
Virginia: 87.64%
Maryland: 6.52%
District of Columbia: 4.01%
Other: 1.83%
In-Commuters --- 16,060
Virginia: 94.65%
Maryland: 2.19%
West Virginia: 1.77%
Other: 1.39%

 

Education

Percentage of High School Graduates Continuing Education77.96%
High School Graduate or Higher (25+ years)91.4%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher (25+ years)Fauquier County - 33.2%
Standards of Learning (SOL) - Percent Passing in State of Virginia Reading - 79%
Writing - 77%
Social Studies - 86%
Math - 79%
Science - 82%
Standards of Learning (SOL) - Percent Passing in Fauquier CountyReading - 80%
Writing - 82%
Social Studies - 87%
Math - 80%
Science - 86%