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    3700 Jermantown Road, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    10805 Harvey Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    9860 Fairfax Square, Fairfax, VA 22031
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    4023 Majestic Lane, Fairfax, VA 22033
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    • $2,465+
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    10320 Layton Hall Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    • $1,550
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    3700 Jermantown Road, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    4211 Ridge Top Road, Fairfax, VA 22030
    28 Units available
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    • $1,722
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    3700 Jermantown Road, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    2975 Hunters Branch Road, Fairfax, VA 22031
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    12167 Lincoln Lake Way, Fairfax, VA 22030
    18 Units available
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    • $1,904+
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    • $2,725+
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    12201 Pender Creek Circle, Fairfax, VA 22033
    8 Units available
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    • $2,126+
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    • $2,239+
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    2700 Dorr Avenue, Fairfax, VA 22031
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    • $1,840+
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    10805 Harvey Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    3347 Willow Crescent Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    8301 Anderson Drive, Fairfax, VA 22031
    39 Units available
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    • $1,679+
    • $1,728
    • $2,514+
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    9401 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22031
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    4040 Gateway Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030
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    9860 Fairfax Square, Fairfax, VA 22031
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    3700 Jermantown Road, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    12190 Waveland St, Fairfax, VA 22033
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    • $2,022+
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    12101 Pine Forest Circle, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    Enterprise Suites, Inc., Fairfax, VA 22030
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    10505 Orchard Street, Fairfax, VA 22030
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    10734 West Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030
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    7800 Tayloe Drive, Manassas, VA 20112
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    2953-2975 Preston Heights Court, Oakton, VA 22124
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    212 Cedar Lane, Vienna, VA 22180
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    5804 Post Corners Trl, Centreville, VA 20120
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Average rent in Fairfax, VA

$2,231/mo Fairfax, VA average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Fairfax, VA is $2,231.

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    Getting around in Fairfax, VA

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    Walk Score®: 32, Bike Score®: 36

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Fairfax, VA last updated?

    Prices and availability in Fairfax, VA were last updated on 5 Dec 2022.

    What are the best apartments in Fairfax, VA?

    The best apartments in Fairfax, VA are: Fairfax Square, Gainsborough Court Apartments, Cardinal Court, East Meadow Apartment Homes and Layton Hall Apartments.

    What is the average rent in Fairfax, VA?

    The average rent in Fairfax, VA is $2,231. Start your search for apartments in Fairfax, VA now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Fairfax, VA?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Fairfax, VA is between $1,575 and $5,039. View all studio apartments in Fairfax, VA.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA is between $1,043 and $10,596. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Fairfax, VA now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA is between $1,498 and $12,145. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA is between $1,525 and $7,085. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Fairfax, VA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Fairfax, VA?

    In Fairfax, 30% of the residents are renting compared to 70% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 5% of Fairfax’s rentals, 74% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 21% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Fairfax, VA?

    The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Fairfax are about 29 years old, on average. Of these, 44% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 4 stories. About 60% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 24% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Fairfax, VA?

    Studio apartments in Fairfax are around 1% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 45% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 46% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Living in Fairfax, VA

    Fairfax is a town in northern Virginia just outside of Washington, D.C. It offers the convenience of living in a major metropolitan area but has the quiet feel of living in a smaller town. Fairfax is particularly popular among families because it has an excellent school system and is very safe. It’s also a great renting choice for young professionals who commute for work into Washington, D.C. which has a strong employment market. The Fairfax area was initially settled in the 18th and 19th century, so there are still many historic buildings throughout the town. Fairfax also has many beautiful local parks with walking trails and playgrounds. The downtown Fairfax area is small, but it has a good selection of local restaurants and shops. George Mason University is located in Fairfax, and many university students and staff live nearby.

    Renting in Fairfax, VA

    The majority of Fairfax residents opt to rent their homes rather than own them. There is a lot of competition for rentals in Fairfax and throughout the Washington, D.C., area, so the rental market is very dynamic. Additionally, the cost of living in Fairfax and northern Virginia is higher than it is in southern Virginia or in other states. Rentals in downtown Fairfax tend to be either townhomes or condo apartments. This is the densest and most walkable part of Fairfax. Neighborhoods outside of the downtown area contain mostly larger single-family homes with yards.

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    Fairfax, VA demographics

    Fairfax, VA has a population of 23,312 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,937 of Fairfax’s residents are women and 11,375 are men. The median age of those who live in Fairfax, VA is 38.

    Shopping in Fairfax, VA

    Most of the shopping options in Fairfax are located along Lee Highway. At the intersection of Lee Highway and Fairfax Boulevard is a major shopping center where renters have access to a wide variety of grocery, clothing and furniture stores. There is an Aldi here as well as multiple international grocery stores with foods from Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Another major shopping center in Fairfax is the Fair City Mall in the southeast corner of town. This shopping center features a Trader Joe’s as well as a Marshall’s, Burlington and other popular national chains. The downtown Fairfax area is also home to many local boutiques as well as a Safeway and a TJ Maxx.

    Fairfax, VA households

    • 5,647 Family
      3,104 Non-family
    • 2,658 Children
      6,093 No Children
    • 8,751Total Number of Households
    • 2.59Average People Per Household
    • $109,708Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 8,751 households in Fairfax, VA. 5,647 are family households and 3,104 are non-family households. There are 2,658 households with children in Fairfax and 6,093 households without children. On average, about 2.59 people live in a household in Fairfax, VA.

    Transportation in Fairfax, VA

    Because Fairfax is very suburban, having a car is the easiest way for renters to get around. However, there are also many public transit options in Fairfax for renters who don’t own a car. The Washington Metro system runs buses in Fairfax that connect the town to other parts of the Washington, D.C., metro area. Fairfax also has its own bus system called CUE Bus. While there is no Metro rail service in Fairfax, there is a stop just 4 miles away at Vienna, which is accessible by bus. The Burke Center commuter rail stop is also located a short drive away from downtown Fairfax. This is also an Amtrak stop that provides connections to many other cities throughout the Northeast. The nearest commercial airport is Dulles International Airport, which is just a 25-minute drive away and operates flights all over the world.

    Fairfax, VA education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Fairfax, VA is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 19% completed some high school, 16% partially completed college, 6% have an Associate Degree, 28% have a Bachelor Degree, and 28% have a Graduate Degree.

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