West Falls Church, Virginia Population 2021

29,623
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West Falls Church is a city located in Virginia. West Falls Church has a 2020 population of 29,623. West Falls Church is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. West Falls Church reached it's highest population of 29,623 in 2019.

The average household income in West Falls Church is $127,871 with a poverty rate of 7.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,764 per month, and the median house value is $514,900. The median age in West Falls Church is 37.8 years, 37 years for males, and 38.2 years for females.

West Falls Church Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Falls Church was:

  • White: 55.78%
  • Asian: 18.84%
  • Other race: 16.66%
  • Black or African American: 5.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of West Falls Church, Virginia is 29,623 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 29,154.

West Falls Church, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,52555.78%
Asian5,58018.84%
Some Other Race4,93516.66%
Black or African American1,5485.23%
Two or More Races9403.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native800.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.05%
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West Falls Church Population by Race

West Falls Church Population Pyramid $2021

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West Falls Church Median Age

37.8


Total

37


Male

38.2


Female

West Falls Church Adults

There are 23,552 adults, (3,559 of whom are seniors) in West Falls Church.

West Falls Church Age Dependency

48.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

West Falls Church Sex Ratio

Female

14,331

48.38%

Male

15,292

51.62%

West Falls Church Population by Age

West Falls Church Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Falls Church Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
All62.5%37.5%
Non Family55.4%44.6%
Male42.2%57.8%
Female41.2%58.8%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Falls Church Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,2942.8862.5
Married5,2193.3874.1
Non Family3,3381.5455.4
Female9973.7441.2
Male7404.1542.2

3.31

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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West Falls Church Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8798.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,6967.98%
High School Graduate3,76717.73%
Some College3,02014.22%
Associates Degree1,1345.34%
Bachelors Degree5,44925.65%
Graduate Degree4,29920.24%
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West Falls Church Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Falls Church Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,6849,4446,470
Hispanic5,9463,753913
Asian4,2353,2141,770
Other Race3,0961,852287
Black1,005857307
2+ Races403403268
Native American584330
Islander151515

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 100.00%.

West Falls Church Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,221$52,513$44,792
Less Than 9th Grade$23,595$30,011$17,257
High School Graduate$31,102$40,594$25,525
Some College$43,612$46,875$39,017
Bachelors Degree$74,977$80,568$66,743
Graduate Degree$103,621$111,357$90,528

$50,221

Average Earnings

$52,513

Average Male

$44,792

Average Female

West Falls Church Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Falls Church Language by Age

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West Falls Church Language

48.58% of West Falls Church residents speak only English, while 51.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.96% of the population.

West Falls Church Language

West Falls Church Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic9,1431,10912.13%
Asian5,5804788.57%
Other4,7803667.66%
White12,3153502.84%
Black1,54818712.08%
Multiple94012313.09%

7.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.60%

Male Poverty Rate

8.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Falls Church

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Falls Church is Multiple, with 13.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Falls Church is White, with 2.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.65%.

West Falls Church Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.73%
High School10.01%
Some College6.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.49%

West Falls Church Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed23.48%
Male Unemployed17.52%
Female Employed4.14%
Male Employed3.30%

West Falls Church Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Falls Church Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$103,867$127,871
Families$110,125$138,300
Married Families$127,880-
Non Families$79,149$93,695
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Income by Household Type

West Falls Church Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

West Falls Church Married by Age and Sex

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West Falls Church 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 35-44.

West Falls Church Marital Status by Race

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West Falls Church Marital Status

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1,238

Number of Veterans

1,048

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam449
First Gulf War359
Second Gulf War324
Korea60
World War II39

West Falls Church Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74377
35 to 54274
75+263
55 to 64186
18 to 34138

West Falls Church Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0467.82%
Black826.88%
Hispanic811.17%
2+ Races377.40%
Asian330.70%
Other Race300.83%
Native American1015.15%

West Falls Church Veterans by Race

West Falls Church Veterans by Education

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0.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Falls Church Veterans by Education

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76.8%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

West Falls Church Employment by Age

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West Falls Church Employment by Race

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West Falls Church 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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27.81%

Born in West Falls Church

60.66%

Native Born

39.34%

Foreign Born

21.27%

Non Citizen

18.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

60.66% of West Falls Church residents were born in the United States, with 27.81% having been born in Virginia. 21.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

West Falls Church Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202129,6230.00%
202029,6230.00%
201929,6234691.61%
201829,15440.01%
201729,150910.31%
201629,059-430-1.46%
201529,4891,2124.29%
201428,277680.24%
201328,2094511.62%
201227,7581,1414.29%
201126,61726,617
20100.00%

West Falls Church Population by Year