Fauquier County, Virginia Population 2018

Fauquier County, Virginia's estimated population is 69,465 with a growth rate of 2.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fauquier County, Virginia is the 29th largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201769,4651,4402.12%
201668,025-759-1.10%
201668,7843390.50%
201568,4452840.42%
201468,1619871.47%
201367,1745830.88%
201266,5915280.80%
201166,0635890.90%
201065,47416,73334.33%
199048,74112,85235.81%
198035,8899,51436.07%
197026,3752,3099.59%
196024,0662,81813.26%
195021,2482090.99%
194021,039-32-0.15%
193021,071-798-3.65%
192021,869-657-2.92%
191022,526-848-3.63%
190023,3747843.47%
189022,590-403-1.75%
188022,9933,30316.78%
187019,690-2,016-9.29%
186021,7068384.02%
185020,868-1,029-4.70%
184021,897-4,189-16.06%
183026,0862,98312.91%
182023,1034141.82%
181022,6891,3606.38%
180021,3293,43719.21%
179017,8920.00%

Fauquier County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White59,339
Black or African American5,141
Two or More Races1,932
Asian916
Some Other Race523
American Indian and Alaska Native172
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Fauquier County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fauquier County, Virginia Median Age

41.6


Total

40.5


Male

42.6


Female

Fauquier County, Virginia Adults

There are 51,767 adults, (10,272 of which are seniors) in Fauquier County, Virginia.

Fauquier County, Virginia Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fauquier County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

34,366

50.52%

Male

33,659

49.48%

Fauquier County, Virginia Households and Families

Fauquier County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fauquier County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female44.5%55.5%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fauquier County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,8902.8378.1
Married14,5893.487.4
Non Family6,6281.2768.6
Female1,8553.644.5
Male8183.6265.5

3.36

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fauquier County, Virginia Households

Fauquier County, Virginia Education

Fauquier County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4983.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,4785.33%
High School Graduate13,07028.10%
Some College10,29122.13%
Associates Degree3,5707.68%
Bachelors Degree9,64220.73%
Graduate Degree5,95812.81%

Fauquier County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,85336,33413,960
Black3,7563,081490
Hispanic2,5231,799458
Multiple Races731665242
Asian694668438
Other Race2408724
Native American999464
Islander22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 64.65%.

Fauquier County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,807$60,289$38,121
Less Than High School$28,892$31,739$21,163
High School Grad$37,275$43,979$30,429
Some College$46,161$60,753$35,338
Bachelors Degree$65,872$87,365$43,505
Graduate Degree$80,428$110,913$64,286

$48,807

Average Earnings

$60,289

Average Male

$38,121

Average Female

Fauquier County, Virginia Language

Fauquier County, Virginia Language by Age

Fauquier County, Virginia Language

91.60% of Fauquier County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.46% of the population.

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White54,9632,6094.75%
Hispanic4,86982316.90%
Black5,0604869.60%
Multiple1,9291638.45%
Other5237113.58%
Asian916495.35%
Native172169.30%

5.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.28%

Male Poverty Rate

6.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 16.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia is White, with 4.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.19%.

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.93%
High School7.35%
Some College4.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.96%

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed14.55%
Male Unemployed12.75%
Female Employed2.99%
Male Employed2.68%

Fauquier County, Virginia Income

Fauquier County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$91,221$115,520
Families$109,373$131,651
Married Families$119,980$141,856
Non Families$51,225$69,591

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fauquier County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Fauquier County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans by War

6,176

Number of Veterans

5,663

Male Veterans

513

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,225
First Gulf War1,862
Second Gulf War1,103
Korea466
World War II232

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,001
65 to 741,381
55 to 641,323
75+1,100
18 to 34371

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,51712.14%
Black48812.30%
Hispanic1354.46%
2 or More707.29%
Indian5940.14%
Asian425.83%

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans by Education

3.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fauquier County, Virginia Employment Status

Fauquier County, Virginia Employment by Age

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Fauquier County, Virginia Employment by Race

Fauquier County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fauquier County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Warrenton960098612612.72%
Remington594631376.23%
The Plains217228115.07%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990