About Fairfax County

At a Glance

  • More than 1 million residents
  • 590,000+ jobs
  • 142,000 technology jobs are located in Fairfax County, the largest concentration in the U.S.
  • Budget larger than four states
  • 395 square miles (land)
  • Median Household Income: $111,079*
  • Poverty Rate: 5.8 percent*
  • Persons who speak a language other than English at home: 36.4 percent*

Our Demographics & Data section contains more Fairfax County facts, studies and infographics.

* source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2013 American Community Survey

Communities of Fairfax County

Our Government


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