Businesses in Fauquier County have access to one of the most highly educated and
technologically progressive workforces in the nation. With a County labor force of 31,483,
Fauquier's prospective workforce including surrounding counties is actually 2,068,826.
Approximately 6,904 people commute into the county for employment, and 16,367
out of the county.* The direct access to Fauquier provided by several major
including Interstate 66 and Route 29, allow a reverse-commute for in-county
Education and Training
In addition to Lord Fairfax Community College, located in Fauquier, residents have access
to two other
community colleges, five colleges and universities, and training facilities such
ECPI. Nearby colleges and
universities include George Mason University, George
University, Mary Washington University,
University of Virginia, and
Employment by Occupation
Fauquier County Profile, from the Virginia Employment Commission
For additional statistics on employment-related demographics, the following profile
available for download.
Lord Fairfax Community College, Workforce Development
Local workforce solutions, training, certifications/licensures, apprenticeships, and classes.
*Source: 2000 Census