Gainesville, Virginia 

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VIRGINIA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

94,251

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

4,725,486

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

15,283

+41.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

Median Income

$130,944

Median Home Price

$490,800

Best Places to Live in Gainesville, Virginia

National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Gainesville, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Uniquely attractive core
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Summer heat

 $789,990 
Currie Farm Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3531 SqFt
 $564,900 
14934 Hopewells Landing Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3312 SqFt
 $685,990 
6505 Stroud Lane
Bed 4 | Bath N/A | 3010 SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

City: Gainesville
Zip Codes: 20155
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gainesville is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gainesville jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gainesville's cost of living is 42.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gainesville's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Prince William county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gainesville's population is 15,283 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 41.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 42.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gainesville is $490,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Gainesville public schools spend $11,889 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Gainesville. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN GAINESVILLE
$789,990
Currie Farm Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$564,900
14934 Hopewells Landing Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$685,990
6505 Stroud Lane
Bed 4 | Bath N/A

$665,990
6505 Stroud Lane
Bed 4 | Bath N/A

$467,990
John Marshall Highway and James Madison Highway
Bed 2 | Bath N/A

$512,990
John Marshall Highway and James Madison Highway
Bed 2 | Bath N/A

$477,990
John Marshall Highway and James Madison Highway
Bed 2 | Bath N/A

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