Fairfax Station, Virginia 

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Population

11,707

-0.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$163,796

Median Home Price

$767,700

Median Age

46.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.1 / 5.7

summer / winter


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National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Fairfax Station, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
State: Virginia
County: Fairfax County
Metro Area: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area
City: Fairfax Station
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 63.1% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level

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Fairfax Station, Va Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Uniquely attractive core
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Cost of living
Summer heat

What Bert Has To Say About Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area

It would be an understatement to say that the nation’s capital is a unique place. The centrally located National Mall is an urban planning gem, with excellent open spaces, walking paths, and major monuments in a classic architectural style. Lining the mall is the Smithsonian museum complex, probably the best set of museums in the world in a single location. In reality, the whole mall setup is a museum in and of itself and a major destination for locals and visitors alike. Numerous government offices and first class hospitality venues surround the mall. To the northwest of the mall, but still within the city limits, lies the upscale residential and commercial enclave of Georgetown, home to Georgetown University, George Washington Hospital, and a variety of entertainment and nightlife amenities. But not all of the D.C. central city glitters; to the north and east in particular lies a considerable expanse of socioeconomically mixed neighborhoods and areas of urban decay.


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fairfax Station is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairfax Station jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fairfax Station's cost of living is 63.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fairfax Station's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Fairfax Station, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Fairfax county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 69.9% to 28.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fairfax Station's population is 11,707 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 36.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fairfax Station is Real Estate: $767,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.6%.

SCHOOLS
Fairfax Station public schools spend $14,978 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Fairfax Station. More Education



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Housing Market in Fairfax Station

It's a good time to buy in Fairfax Station. Home Appreciation is up 11.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fairfax Station is $767,700.
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