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Population (year 2000): 10,377. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,781 (+3.9% change)
Males: 5,049 (48.7%), Females: 5,328 (51.3%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 39.7 years
Median household income: $74,924 (year 2000)
Median house value: $277,100 (year 2000)

Falls Church, VA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Falls Church:

  • White Non-Hispanic (79.6%)
  • Hispanic (8.4%)
  • Black (3.3%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Asian Indian (1.8%)
  • Chinese (1.1%)
  • Korean (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.8%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (19.3%), German (18.1%), English (17.6%), Italian (7.4%), Scottish (5.7%), United States (3.8%).Church, Virginia

Elevation: 320 feet

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Falls

For population 25 years and over in Falls Church

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 63.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Falls Church city

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

16.1% Foreign born (6.1% Asia, 4.9% Latin America, 3.5% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +993 (+10.6%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: VA (4.2 miles Annandale, pop. 54,994).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: DC Washington, (11.4 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (159.4 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: VA (1.4 miles Jefferson, VA (2.1 miles Idylwood, Corners, VA (2.6 miles Seven Hills, VA (2.6 miles Pimmit Barcroft, VA (2.7 miles Lake VA (3.0 miles McLean, Loring, VA (3.8 miles Dunn Crossroads, VA Bailey's (4.0 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 5 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $187,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $298,100
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $188,700

Latitude: 38.88 N, Longitude: 77.18 W

Falls Church, Virginia business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (20.4%), Public administration (18.0%), Educational,health and social services (15.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,017 (+29.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 929 (15.9%)

Crime in Falls Church by Year

Type 1999 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.6
Rapes 3 2 0 1 2
    per 100,000 28.9 19.3 0.0 9.6 19.3
Robberies 12 10 5 4 8
    per 100,000 115.6 96.4 48.2 38.5 77.1
Assaults 41 15 11 8 14
    per 100,000 395.1 144.6 106.0 77.1 134.9
Burglaries 32 42 37 37 35
    per 100,000 308.4 404.7 356.6 356.6 337.3
Thefts 355 336 343 269 315
    per 100,000 3421.0 3237.9 3305.4 2592.3 3035.6
Auto thefts 36 63 57 42 50
    per 100,000 346.9 607.1 549.3 404.7 481.8
311.5 271.9 236.8 191.9 251.0

Average climate in Falls Church, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Falls Church-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Falls Church city center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 4/1/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.1 miles away from the city center injured 37 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Joe Saunders - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Los Angeles Angels, born: Jun 16, 1981), Eric Denton - Major League Soccer player (Colorado, born: Feb 8, 1978).

Main business address for: GENERAL DYNAMICS CORP (SHIP & BOAT BUILDING & REPAIRING).


Hospitals/medical centers in Falls Church:
  • DOMINION HOSP (2960 SLEEPY HOLLOW RD)
  • INOVA FAIRFAX HOSPITAL (3300 GALLOWS RD)
  • NORTHERN VIRGINIA MENTAL HEALTH INSTI (3302 GALLOWS RD)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Falls Church:
  • RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL (about 11 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: DCA)
  • WASHINGTON DULLES INTERNATIONAL (about 20 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: IAD)
  • ANDREWS AFB (about 23 miles; CAMP SPRINGS, MD; ID: ADW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Falls Church:
  • SOUTH CAPITOL STREET (about 13 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; ID: 09W)
  • POTOMAC AIRFIELD (about 19 miles; FRIENDLY, MD; ID: VKX)
  • COLLEGE PARK (about 19 miles; COLLEGE PARK, MD; ID: CGS)

Amtrak stations near Falls Church:
  • 10 miles: ALEXANDRIA (110 CALLAHAN DR.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: WASHINGTON (50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. N.E.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: LORTON (AUTO-TRAIN) (LORTON, 8006 LORTON RD.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 135 $403,094 $35,830 65 $94,494
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 170 $718,906 $50,746 28 $33,486
Colleges/Universities in Falls Church:
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA (Full-time enrollment: 327; Location: 900 S WASHINGTON ST STE 301; Private, for-profit; Website: www.unva.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • POTOMAC ACADEMY OF HAIR DESIGN (FT enrollment: 64; Location: 350 S WASHINGTON ST; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Falls Church:
  • MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY (about 4 miles; ARLINGTON, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,479)
  • NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 5 miles; ANNANDALE, VA; FT enrollment: 19,406)
  • AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 8,859)
  • UNIVERSITY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (about 9 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 3,223)
  • GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 16,045)
  • GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; FAIRFAX, VA; FT enrollment: 16,564)
  • GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; FT enrollment: 11,674)
Public high schools in Falls Church:
  • STUART HIGH (Students: 1,537; Location: 3301 PEACE VALLEY LN; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • FALLS CHURCH HIGH (Students: 1,473; Location: 7521 JAGUAR TRAIL; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MARSHALL HIGH (Students: 1,295; Location: 7731 LEESBURG PIKE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • GEORGE MASON HIGH (Students: 617; Location: 7124 LEESBURG PIKE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PIMMIT HILLS ALTERNATIVE HIGH (Students: 516; Location: 7510 LISLE AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Falls Church:
  • JACKSON MIDDLE (Students: 1,073; Location: 3020 GALLOWS RD; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • LONGFELLOW MIDDLE (Students: 1,065; Location: 2000 WESTMORELAND ST; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • BAILEYS ELEM. (Students: 868; Location: 6111 KNOLLWOOD DR; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GLEN FOREST ELEM. (Students: 832; Location: 5829 GLEN FOREST DR; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HAYCOCK ELEM. (Students: 629; Location: 6616 HAYCOCK RD; Grades: PK - 06)
  • WESTLAWN ELEM. (Students: 588; Location: 3200 WESTLEY RD; Grades: PK - 06)
  • TIMBER LANE ELEM. (Students: 547; Location: 2737 WEST ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • THOMAS JEFFERSON ELEM. (Students: 524; Location: 601 S OAK ST; Grades: 02 - 05)
  • BELVEDERE ELEM. (Students: 510; Location: 6540 COLUMBIA PIKE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GEORGE MASON MIDDLE (Students: 455; Location: 7124 LEESBURG PIKE; Grades: 06 - 08)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Falls Church:
  • ST JAMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 660; Location: 830 W. BROAD STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL (Students: 635; Location: 3301 GLEN CARLYN RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOLS OF VIRGI (Students: 407; Location: 3229 SLEEPY HOLLOW ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • COLUMBIA BAPTIST CHLD. DEV CEN (Students: 200; Location: 103 W. COLUMBIA ST.; Grades: PK - KG)
  • FALLS CHRUCH EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 183; Location: 115 E FAIRFAX ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CORPUS CHRIST EARLY CHILDHOOD (Students: 162; Location: 7506 ST PHILIP CT; Grades: PK - KG)
  • VALLEYBROOK SCHOOL (Students: 83; Location: 3420 ROSE LANE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • FALLS CHURCH CHILDREN'S HOUSE (Students: 82; Location: 3335 ANNANDALE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ST. JOSEPH'S (Students: 80; Location: 203 N. SPRING ST.; Grades: PK - KG)
  • KAYE KARE (Students: 66; Location: 384 N WASHINGTON ST; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Falls Church:
  • MARY RILEY STYLES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,408,197; Location: 120 NORTH VIRGINIA AVENUE; 100,171 books; 5,937 audio materials; 5,400 video materials; 353 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Falls Church: Arlington County Fire Station Company 6 (A), Cherry Hill Community Center (B), Falls Church City Hall (C), Mary Riley Styles Library (D).

Shopping Centers: West Falls Shopping Center (1), Falls Plaza Shopping Center (2), Broadale Village Shopping Center (3).

Churches in Falls Church include: Columbia Baptist Church (A), Saint James Catholic Church (B), Saint Josephs Convent Church (C), Crossman Methodist Church (D), Dulin Methodist Church (E), Falls Church Episcopal Church (F), Falls Church Presbyterian Church (G).

Cemeteries: Oakwood Cemetery (1), The Falls Church Churchyard (2), Saint James Cemetery (3).

Post office: (A).  


Falls Church compared to Virginia state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Falls Church:
  • WFAX (1220 AM; 5 kW; FALLS CHURCH, VA; Owner: NEWCOMB BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WZHF (1390 AM; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Falls Church:
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
TV broadcast stations around Falls Church:
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

 

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