Also See: Fairfax, VA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Fairfax Station Census Designated Place had a population of 12,103 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Fairfax Station is located at latitude 38.8009 and longitude -77.3255 in Fairfax County. The formal boundaries for the Fairfax Station Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 9.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Fairfax County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 410 feet.
The Fairfax Station Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584843) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairfax Station: Swetman, Swetnam.
|Total Population||12,103 (100%)|
|Population in Households||12,097 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||11,105 (91.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$177,642|
|Average Household Income||$251,145|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$85,395|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,152 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,784 (91.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||314 ( 7.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||54 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$670,524|
|Average Home Value||$725,812|
|Housing Affordability Index3||154|
|Average Household Size||2.95|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.8%|
|Per Capita Income||1.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.01%|
The table below compares Fairfax Station to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 110||82nd|
|Population Density||# 193||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 15||98th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 223||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 7||99th|
|Diversity Index||# 270||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.