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Fairfax, VA Demographics
The total population of Fairfax, VA is 23,312, of which 11,375 are men and 11,937 are women, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates. The residents of Fairfax have a median age of 38.
Average Rent in Fairfax, VA
Fairfax, VA Average Rental Price, July 2022
Apartments in Fairfax, VA rent for $2,231 per month, on average.
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The average monthly rent in Fairfax, VA is around $2,231, while the national average rent is $1,706.
A total of 8,751 households live in Fairfax, VA, of which 5,647 are family households and 3,104 are non-family households, per U.S. Census estimates. Of these, approximately 2,658 households have children and 6,093 households do not have children. The average size of a household in Fairfax, VA is 2.59. The median household income in Fairfax is $109,708 annually, with $2,172 per month going towards housing.
Fairfax, VA Education Statistics
According to Census data, 3% of the population in Fairfax, VA have no high school education, 19% went to high school, 16% have some college education, 6% earned an Associate Degree, 28% earned a Bachelor Degree, and 28% earned a Graduate Degree.
The bad news is that the hip neighborhoods are typically not the places to look for truly affordable homes for rent, and Fairfax, VA is no exception. That is unless you are willing to give up the (real or imagined) benefits of multiple rooms and experience the minimalist simplicity of a small apartment located smack dab in the middle of the action.
Leaf through 25 listings with a total of 43 units, and you’ll be sure to find at least a couple of cheap studios that will make you wonder whether having one or two extra rooms is really worth the difference in price and commute time.
They are called efficiency apartments for a reason
In case you’re still wondering, the time and effort put into finding an efficiency apartment does pay off. Literally, and pretty fast too.
The Fairfax, VA average rent is currently at $2,177, but a single-bedroom apartment in Fairfax, VA can be yours for as low as $875 per month.
While the cheapest bachelor units normally have a small bath and one bigger, multifunctional space (meaning that the hall and the kitchen in the main room, basically), you don’t need to have that if it’s not your thing. You can find plenty of one-room apartments in Fairfax, VA with a separate kitchen. These are still well under the price of an apartment with multiple rooms, but slightly more expensive than your average studio, so it’s a good idea to aim for the higher end of the price range.
The currently the most expensive studio apartment in Fairfax, VA costs a monthly $5,803.
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