The Great Falls Census Designated Place had a population of 15,929 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Great Falls is located at latitude 39.0124 and longitude -77.302 in Fairfax County. The formal boundaries for the Great Falls Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 25.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Fairfax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 344 feet.
The Great Falls Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389867) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Great Falls population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Great Falls: Forestville.
|Population in Households||15,929|
|Population in Familes||14,989|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||3.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,347 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,810 (90.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||335 ( 6.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||202 ( 3.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,000,001|
|Average Home Value||$1,022,635|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$283,294|
|Per Capita Income||$91,581|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.26%|
The table below compares Great Falls to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 83||86th|
|Population Density1||# 335||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 309||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1||100th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.