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|People QuickFacts||Fairfax County||Virginia|
|Population, 2013 estimate||1,130,924||8,260,405|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||1,081,725||8,001,031|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||4.5%||3.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.7%||6.2%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.0%||22.6%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.1%||13.4%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.5%||50.8%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||67.2%||70.8%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||9.9%||19.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.7%||0.5%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||18.8%||6.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.1%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||3.4%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||16.2%||8.6%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||52.7%||63.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.0%||84.7%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||29.3%||11.1%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||37.2%||14.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||91.6%||86.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||58.2%||34.7%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||31.8||27.5|
|Housing units, 2013||409,261||3,412,460|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||69.7%||67.8%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||27.7%||21.5%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$480,200||$249,700|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.77||2.59|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$50,532||$33,326|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$109,383||$63,636|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||5.6%||11.1%|
|Business QuickFacts||Fairfax County||Virginia|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||29,139||192,7301|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||578,478||3,089,2411|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||1.6%||2.0%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||95,934||529,636|
|Total number of firms, 2007||109,512||638,643|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||7.0%||9.9%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.4%||0.5%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||17.3%||7.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.1%||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||8.8%||4.5%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||31.3%||30.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||2,052,677||92,417,797|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||13,299,493||60,513,396|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||14,002,361||105,663,299|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$13,925||$13,687|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||2,705,714||15,340,483|
|Building permits, 2012||1,434||27,278|
|Geography QuickFacts||Fairfax County||Virginia|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||390.97||39,490.09|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||2,766.8||202.6|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Area|