Fairfax Station, Virginia Population 2021

12,046
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Fairfax Station is a city located in Fairfax County Virginia. Fairfax Station has a 2020 population of 12,046. Fairfax Station is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,030 in 2010. Fairfax Station reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Fairfax Station is $213,369 with a poverty rate of 1.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,565 per month, and the median house value is $662,400. The median age in Fairfax Station is 46.1 years, 47 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Fairfax Station Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fairfax Stationwas:

  • White: 77.58%
  • Asian: 14.32%
  • Two or more races: 3.96%
  • Black or African American: 3.39%
  • Other race: 0.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairfax Station, Virginia is 12,046 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,046.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,030.

Fairfax Station, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,34577.58%
Asian1,72514.32%
Two or More Races4773.96%
Black or African American4083.39%
Some Other Race910.76%
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Fairfax Station Population by Race

Fairfax Station Population Pyramid $2021

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Fairfax Station Median Age

46.1


Total

47


Male

45.5


Female

Fairfax Station Adults

There are 9,690 adults, (2,394 of whom are seniors) in Fairfax Station.

Fairfax Station Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairfax Station Sex Ratio

Female

6,026

50.02%

Male

6,020

49.98%

Fairfax Station Population by Age

Fairfax Station Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairfax Station Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.9%11.1%
Female89.3%10.7%
Non Family90.7%9.3%
All94.2%5.8%
Married95.6%4.4%

94.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairfax Station Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0582.9794.2
Married2,9813.295.6
Non Family7561.5690.7
Male1624.8188.9
Female1593.4789.3

3.22

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

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Fairfax Station Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1271.46%
9th to 12th Grade901.04%
High School Graduate7428.56%
Some College99311.45%
Associates Degree5766.64%
Bachelors Degree2,94934.02%
Graduate Degree3,19236.82%
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Fairfax Station Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairfax Station Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,2566,1734,679
Asian1,2981,214801
Hispanic646623328
Black377377249
2+ Races14611991
Other Race1211

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 74.79%.

Fairfax Station Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$82,188$92,936$64,268
Less Than 9th Grade$24,500$26,250$
High School Graduate$40,213$31,477$41,328
Some College$40,129$50,801$24,648
Bachelors Degree$80,637$91,724$58,875
Graduate Degree$126,614$138,015$115,625

$82,188

Average Earnings

$92,936

Average Male

$64,268

Average Female

Fairfax Station Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairfax Station Language by Age

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Fairfax Station Language

77.81% of Fairfax Station residents speak only English, while 22.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 9.90% of the population.

Fairfax Station Language

Fairfax Station Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,5391581.85%
Asian1,725523.01%
Black40830.74%

1.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.48%

Male Poverty Rate

2.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairfax Station

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairfax Station is Asian, with 3.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairfax Station is Black, with 0.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.19%.

Fairfax Station Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College1.66%
High School1.35%
Bachelors or Greater0.33%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Fairfax Station Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed41.09%
Female Unemployed6.35%
Female Employed1.97%
Male Employed0.18%

Fairfax Station Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairfax Station Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$177,600$213,369
Families$194,531$227,623
Married Families$199,135-
Non Families$92,500$140,297
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Income by Household Type

Fairfax Station Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.8%

Male Marriage Rate

61.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairfax Station Married by Age and Sex

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Fairfax Station Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fairfax Station Marital Status by Race

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Fairfax Station Marital Status

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1,302

Number of Veterans

1,103

Male Veterans

199

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War631
Vietnam520
Second Gulf War468
Korea53
World War II18

Fairfax Station Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54444
65 to 74357
55 to 64230
75+220
18 to 3451

Fairfax Station Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,14715.31%
Black8722.96%
Hispanic7610.90%
Asian684.53%

Fairfax Station Veterans by Race

Fairfax Station Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairfax Station Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

62%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fairfax Station Employment by Age

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Fairfax Station Employment by Race

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Fairfax Station Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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29.59%

Born in Fairfax Station

81.83%

Native Born

18.17%

Foreign Born

3.62%

Non Citizen

14.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.83% of Fairfax Station residents were born in the United States, with 29.59% having been born in Virginia. 3.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fairfax Station Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,0460.00%
202012,0460.00%
201912,0461120.94%
201811,9343272.82%
201711,607-112-0.96%
201611,7194293.80%
201511,2902091.89%
201411,081-414-3.60%
201311,495-133-1.14%
201211,628-291-2.44%
201111,919-111-0.92%
201012,0300.00%

Fairfax Station Population by Year