Warrenton, VA Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Warrenton Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Warrenton Content
Planning to visit Warrenton? See Local Hotels

Also See: Warrenton, VA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Warrenton, Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Warrenton had a population of 10,351 as of July 1, 2019. Warrenton ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Virginia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Warrenton is located at latitude 38.7135 and longitude -77.7953 in Fauquier County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Warrenton encompass a land area of 4.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Fauquier County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 643 feet.

The Town of Warrenton (GNIS ID: 2391469) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Warrenton: Fauquier Court House, Red Store.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Warrenton 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Warrenton (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Virginia Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Virginia Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Warrenton, VA - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Virginia Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Warrenton, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Warrenton, VA Housing Affordability Index is 123
State of Virginia Housing Affordability Index is 126
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Warrenton, VA Wealth Index is 178
State of Virginia Wealth Index is 124
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties / Independent Cities, and ZIP Codes.

More Tools and Resources:

  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
  2. Our new HTL Neighborhood Explorer provides lots of detail about any neighborhood.
  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Virginia COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 10,351 (100%)
Population in Households 10,091 (97.5%)
Population in Families 8,191 (79.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 260 ( 2.5%)
Population Density 2,366
Diversity Index2 48
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $89,683
Average Household Income $122,870
Per Capita Income $46,350
Wealth Index4 178

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,236 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,995 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,004 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 237 ( 5.6%)
Median Home Value $377,885
Housing Affordability Index3 123
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,999
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 2,599
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.81% 0.59%
Households 0.71% 0.59%
Families 1.3% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Warrenton, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Warrenton to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 120 80th
Population Density # 121 80th
Diversity Index # 285 52nd
Median Household Income # 124 79th
Per Capita Income # 99 83rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Virginia July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement