Fauquier County, Virginia Population 2020

Fauquier County, Virginia's estimated population is 69,528 with a growth rate of 1.04% 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
201870,6751,1471.65%
201769,5287181.04%
201668,8103790.55%
201568,4312990.44%
201468,1329861.47%
201367,1465810.87%
201266,5655300.80%
201166,0355880.90%
201065,44716,70634.28%
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%

How Many People Live in Fauquier County, Virginia?

69,528

Fauquier County, Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60,06986.91%
Black or African American5,0547.31%
Two or More Races2,2433.25%
Asian1,0011.45%
Some Other Race4670.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native2540.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander270.04%

Fauquier County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2020

Fauquier County, Virginia Median Age

41.4


Total

40.6


Male

42.2


Female

Fauquier County, Virginia Adults

There are 52,796 adults, (10,890 of whom are seniors) in Fauquier County, Virginia.

Fauquier County, Virginia Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fauquier County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

34,832

50.40%

Male

34,283

49.60%

Fauquier County, Virginia Households and Families

Fauquier County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fauquier County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All78.2%21.8%
Male70.1%29.9%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female59.7%40.3%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,3332.8278.2
Married14,7493.3786.5
Non Family6,4471.2766.5
Female2,1683.4559.7
Male9693.4370.1

3.31

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fauquier County, Virginia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4363.02%
9th to 12th Grade2,2624.76%
High School Graduate12,71626.76%
Some College10,03821.12%
Associates Degree4,0088.43%
Bachelors Degree10,76122.64%
Graduate Degree6,30513.27%

Fauquier County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,31437,09914,882
Black3,6193,063664
Hispanic3,0502,232741
Multiple Races880820289
Asian747669474
Other Race24911833
Native American16115877
Islander27279

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 asian people with a rate of 63.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,722$65,242$40,763
Less Than High School$28,715$31,404$19,277
High School Grad$41,527$49,462$31,117
Some College$50,544$68,068$36,069
Bachelors Degree$72,007$92,528$51,268
Graduate Degree$77,177$111,953$60,601

$52,722

Average Earnings

$65,242

Average Male

$40,763

Average Female

Fauquier County, Virginia Language

Fauquier County, Virginia Language by Age

Fauquier County, Virginia Language

91.53% of Fauquier County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 8.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty

Fauquier County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,2822,5214.56%
Hispanic5,4511,22122.40%
Black4,9723226.48%
Multiple2,22425711.56%
Asian1,001737.29%
Other4675712.21%
Native254176.69%

6.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.60%

Male Poverty Rate

6.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia is Hispanic, with 22.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fauquier County, Virginia is White, with 4.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.14%
High School6.51%
Some College4.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.24%

Fauquier County, Virginia Income

Fauquier County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,469$122,640
Families$117,043$137,272
Married Families$128,894-
Non Families$54,486$76,431

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fauquier County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans

6,018

Number of Veterans

5,509

Male Veterans

509

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,181
First Gulf War1,893
Second Gulf War1,283
Korea345
World War II132
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,36911.61%
Black45811.63%
Hispanic1143.33%
2 or More746.46%
Indian6529.95%
Asian334.14%
Hawaiian1037.04%
Other92.74%

$Fauquier County, Virginia Veterans by Education

2.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fauquier County, Virginia Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Fauquier County, Virginia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

52.52%

Born in Virginia

93.42%

Native Born

6.58%

Foreign Born

3.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.42% of Fauquier County, Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 52.52% having been born in Virginia. 3.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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