Falls Church (city) County VA Information


Falls Church (city) County Subdivisions

Falls Church (city) County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,551
Daytime Population: Workers 10,872
Daytime Population: Residents 5,592
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,464
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.21
Population in Households 13,509
Population in Familes 10,710
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density2 6,780
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $118,958
Average Household Income $161,930
Per Capita Income $66,419


Total Housing Units 6,035 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,099 (51.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,451 (40.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 485 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $733,400
Average Home Value $726,250


Total Households 5,550
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 3,437
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.31% 1.45%
Households 1.17% 1.36%
Families 0.99% 1.24%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


Falls Church (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Falls Church (city) County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 104 23rd
Population Density # 3 98th
Diversity Index # 57 58th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 2 99th

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