George Mason, Virginia Population 2024

10,086

George Mason is a city located in Fairfax County and Fairfax city Virginia. George Mason has a 2024 population of 10,086. George Mason is currently growing at a rate of 0.35% annually and its population has increased by 1.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,948 in 2020.

The average household income in George Mason is $170,500 with a poverty rate of 5.25%. The median age in George Mason is 20.9 years: 21.1 years for males, and 20.8 years for females.

George Mason Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of George Mason was:

  • White: 50.31%
  • Black or African American: 21.14%
  • Asian: 14.57%
  • Two or more races: 11.01%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Native American: 0.7%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
Land Area (mi²)
2.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,974.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
1.39% (138)
The current population of George Mason, Virginia is 10,086 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,948.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White5,04050.31%
Black or African American2,11821.14%
Asian1,45914.57%
Two or more races1,10311.01%
Other race2252.25%
Native American700.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander20.02%

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

George Mason Population by Race

George Mason Population Pyramid 2024

George Mason Median Age

20.9

Total

21.1

Male

20.8

Female

George Mason Adults

There are 8,681 adults, (680 of whom are seniors) in George Mason.

George Mason Age Dependency

25.2

Age Dependency Ratio

8.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Child Dependency Ratio

George Mason Sex Ratio

Female5,13351.24%
Male4,88448.76%

George Mason Population by Age

George Mason Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,7553.0279.120.9
Married1,1973.3887.112.9
Non Family3591.4359.140.9
Female1633.6560.739.3
Male363.721000

3.37

Average Family Size

3.02

Average Household Size

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

George Mason Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade972.76%
Associates Degree1775.04%
Bachelors Degree99928.46%
Graduate Degree1,36538.89%
High School Graduate36610.43%
Less Than 9th Grade1113.16%
Some College39511.25%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

George Mason Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

George Mason Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,8371,7761,278
Asian855804626
Hispanic595510351
2+ Races437409334
Black15015061
Other Race1118438

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 76.43%.

George Mason Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$93,580$103,750$77,917
Graduate Degree$107,599$141,667$77,813
High School Graduate$22,174$23,056$0
Less Than 9th Grade$45,000$52,656$0
Overall$83,043$99,259$58,802
Some College$49,750$68,190$44,000

$83,043

Average Earnings

$99,259

Average Male

$58,802

Average Female

George Mason Earnings by Educational Attainment

George Mason Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

George Mason Language

76.66% of George Mason residents speak only English, while 23.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.22% of the population.

George Mason Language

George Mason Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,7041274.7%
Asian1,234816.56%
Hispanic905667.29%
Black23831.26%

5.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.19%

Male Poverty Rate

6.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in George Mason

The race most likely to be in poverty in George Mason is Hispanic, with 7.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in George Mason is Black, with 1.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.06%.

George Mason Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.35%
High School8.74%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%
Some College2.76%

George Mason Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed6.97%
Male Employed0.96%
Female Unemployed0%

George Mason Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

George Mason Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$175,455$192,118
Households$146,985$170,500
Married Families$191,875$-999,999,999
Non Families$52,656$78,473

mean

median

Income by Household Type

George Mason Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

29.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.4%

Male Marriage Rate

29.4%

Female Marriage Rate

George Mason Married by Age and Sex

male

female

George Mason Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

George Mason Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

George Mason Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

353

Number of Veterans

308

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War155
Second Gulf War151
Vietnam128
Korea8
World War II0

George Mason Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 54113
65 to 7497
75+58
55 to 6454
18 to 3431

George Mason Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White2626.07%
Black452.22%
Asian191.59%
2+ Races172.02%
Hispanic161.78%
Other Race105.21%

George Mason Veterans by Race

George Mason Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

1.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

George Mason Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

11.9%

Unemployment Rate

George Mason Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

George Mason Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

George Mason Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

28.65%

Born in George Mason

80.85%

Native Born

19.15%

Foreign Born

6.61%

Non Citizen

12.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.85% of George Mason residents were born in the United States, with 28.65% having been born in Virginia. 6.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

George Mason Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202410,086350.35%
202310,051340.34%
202210,017900.91%
20219,927-21-0.21%
20209,9481711.75%
20199,777660.68%
20189,711220.23%
20179,689-339-3.38%
201610,028-37-0.37%
201510,0651371.38%
20149,9282192.26%
20139,7093263.47%
20129,3835466.18%
20118,837-659-6.94%
20109,49600%

George Mason Population by Year