Who lives in Fairfax?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 84 8.1%
5-9 years 80 7.7%
10-14 years 36 3.5%
15-17 years 24 2.3%
18-24 years 77 7.4%
25-34 years 169 16.3%
35-44 years 63 6.1%
45-54 years 103 9.9%
55-64 years 140 13.5%
65-74 years 118 11.4%
75-84 years 89 8.6%
85 years and older 54 5.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 553 53.3%
Female 484 46.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 857 82.6%
Of Color suppressed
Black or African American suppressed
American Indian and Alaskan Native suppressed
Asian or Pacific Islander suppressed
Other 129 12.4%
Two or more races suppressed
Hispanic or Latino 140 13.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 953 100.0%
English only 856 89.8%
Language other than English suppressed
Speaks English less than "very well" suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total population for whom disability status is determined 991 100.0%
Population with a disability 131 13.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Foreign-born residents suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 1,023 100.0%
Same residence 864 84.5%
Different residence in the U.S. 159 15.5%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed

What's Fairfax's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 469 100.0%
Less than $35,000 159 33.9%
$35,000-$49,999 74 15.8%
$50,000-$74,999 155 33.0%
$75,000-$99,999 62 13.2%
$100,000 or more suppressed
Median household income (2018 dollars) $50,375 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 991 100.0%
Less than $35,000 159 33.9%
With income below poverty 58 5.9%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 121 12.2%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 134 13.5%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 678 68.4%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) suppressed
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) suppressed
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) suppressed
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) suppressed
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 991 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 86 8.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 555 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 86 15.5%
Occupied housing units 469 84.5%
Average household size 2.1
Owner-occupied 347 62.5%
Average household size 2.1
Renter-occupied 122 22.0%
Average household size 2.0
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 49 8.8%
1970-1999 118 21.3%
1940-1969 223 40.2%
1939 or earlier 165 29.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households (2014-2018)
Total households 469 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 252 53.7%
With children under 18 years 120 25.6%
Married-couple family households 216 46.1%
With children under 18 years 98 20.9%
Single-person family households 36 7.7%
With children under 18 years 22 4.7%
Nonfamily households 217 46.3%
Householder living alone 188 40.1%
65 years and over 87 18.6%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 120 25.6%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 157 33.5%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 188 40.1%
Moved in 2000-2009 118 25.2%
Moved in 1990-1999 63 13.4%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 63 13.4%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 453 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 75 16.6%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 347 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 34 9.8%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 106 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 109
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $606
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles 17 3.6%
1 vehicle available 148 31.6%
2 vehicles available 245 52.2%
3 or more vehicles available 59 12.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 502 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 456 90.8%
Public transportation suppressed
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 480 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 162 33.8%
10-19 minutes 60 12.5%
20-29 minutes 111 23.1%
30 minutes or longer 147 30.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 736 100.0%
Less than high school 115 15.6%
High school diploma or GED 285 38.7%
Some college or associate’s degree 273 37.1%
Bachelor’s Degree 46 6.3%
Graduate or professional Degree suppressed
High school graduate or higher 621 84.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 63 8.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 551 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 435 78.9%
Civilian labor force 449 100.0%
Unemployed suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 554 100.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 123 22.1%
Age 30 to 54 264 47.5%
Age 55 or older 168 30.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 152 27.4%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 181 32.6%
$40,000 or more per year 222 40.0%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 42 7.7%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting suppressed
Arts, entertainment, and recreation suppressed
Construction 35 6.4%
Educational services 47 8.4%
Finance and insurance 18 3.2%
Health care and social assistance 88 15.8%
Information suppressed
Management of companies and enterprises 16 2.8%
Manufacturing 94 16.9%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 15 2.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services suppressed
Public administration 31 5.5%
Real estate and rental and leasing suppressed
Retail trade 51 9.3%
Transportation and warehousing 30 5.4%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 32 5.7%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by race (2017)
White alone 537 96.8%
Black or African American alone suppressed
American Indian or Alaska Native alone suppressed
Asian alone suppressed
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups suppressed
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 32 5.7%
High school or equivalent, no college 142 25.6%
Some college or associate degree 176 31.7%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 82 14.9%