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Fairfax County, Virginia

First known for its agricultural community, Fairfax is the most populated county in all of Northern Virginia. Also rich in Civil War history it is famous for Mt. Vernon, George Washington’s home. It is a large county, 381 square miles, which offers everything from rich urban living in gently rolling hills to commercial centers with modern office complexes like those in Tysons Corner and the Dulles Airport Corridor.

Fairfax County prides itself in its high level of public education, health care and transportation. Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts is a fabulous venue for outdoor theater, opera, ballet and other performances. It has Occoquan Regional Park along the Potomac River and a 44 mile long Washington and Old Dominion Regional Trail for hiking and biking. There are community tennis courts, golf courses, swimming pools and summer programs for art, dancing, choral and theater. More than 60 shopping areas offer everything from high end shopping to discount stores.

Fairfax County communities are Annandale, Burke, Centerville, Chantilly, Clifton, Fairfax Station, Great Falls, Herndon, McLean, Mount Vernon, Oakton, Reston, Springfield and Vienna.

Fairfax Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 186 homes for sale in Fairfax, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
72% Single Family, 20% Rental, 4% Land/lot, 2% Condo and 2% Other.

72% Single Family
20% Rental
4% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 186
Average Home Size 2,004 ft² / 186 m²
Price Range ($1,295 - $2,500,000)

Weather in Fairfax

The average high temperatures in Fairfax range from 43 in January to 87 in July

Average home income in Fairfax

The average household income of a Fairfax resident is $130,052 with an average home value of $506,885

Population of Fairfax

Fairfax has 154,466 residents.

Home ownership in Fairfax

The average level of home ownership in Fairfax is 64%.

Education breakdown of Fairfax

Education levels of residents of Fairfax include: highschool 12%, associate 5%, bachelor 33%, graduate 28%.

Households in Fairfax

Fairfax has 56,120 homes, built on average 37 years ago.

Information from in and around Fairfax...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 186 homes for sale in Fairfax. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Rental, Land/lot, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 556,177. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Fairfax please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 186 homes for sale in Fairfax, VA are represented by 5 member brokerages serving the Fairfax area. Member brokerages representing the 186 homes include Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. , WEICHERT, REALTORS®, McEnearney Associates, Inc., AveryHess, Realtors® and Washington Fine Properties, LLC.