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Overview
Population:139,966
Pop. Change:11%
State: Virginia
Metro Area: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area
County: Alexandria city County
City:Alexandria
Zip Code:22304, 22314, ... 8 more
Real Estate:For Sale
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Alexandria's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Interesting Facts about Alexandria, Virginia

As of 2012, Alexandria's population is 139,966 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.41 percent.

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The median home cost in Alexandria is $418,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 0.79 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Alexandria's cost of living is 51.40% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Alexandria public schools spend $9,674 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,691. There are about 9.8 students per teacher in Alexandria.

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The unemployment rate in Alexandria is 4.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.60%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alexandria jobs have Increased by 2.41 percent.


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Map Of Alexandria

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Average Commute time is 33 minutes. The National Average is 28 minutes.

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Alexandria's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes