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Fairfax, VA

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Fairfax is a lovely and historic small city which is considered a suburb of Washington, D.C. Settled by farmers as early as 1700, it has remained a sought after area for living.

Fairfax Apartments

$1592-$3030

Avenir Place
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1-2

$1225-$2606

Woodway at Trinity Centre
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$1213-$2059

Gainsborough Court
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2.5

$1295-$3154

Circle Towers
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2.5

$1313-$1544

Stuart Woods
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$1595-$2140

Lincoln at Fair Oaks Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Fairfax, VA is
50 to 54
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 7.97%
  • 6.87%
  • 6.07%
  • Female
  • 8.16%
  • 6.04%
  • 6.9%
$1653
is average rent in Fairfax, VA
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 1.65%
  • 1.84%
  • 2.94%
47.34%
of units are available for rent in Fairfax
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 98
  • 24
  • 69
Getting Around in Fairfax, VA

Fairfax is only walkable in select areas. And it is not serviced by the WMATA, AKA: Fairfax Connector. You will need a car in Fairfax.

69
Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
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Transit Score®
N/A
The average commuter time in Fairfax is:
30 to 34 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 6.83%
  • 16.0%
  • 4.66%

Mason University

<p>The city is home to George Mason University as well as the nation's largest community college which is adjacent to the city limits. Mason greatly contributes to Fairfax's cultural life with its performing arts center. George Mason offers a wide variety of sports, for the sports lover. From Soccer, Volleyball, Tennis, Softball - they have a sport for everyone. If you really want to support and rally join the Patroit Club, it's the university's main source of fundraising for the Athletic Department.</p>

Lively Pubs

<p>For some nightlife within the city limits, give Bridge's a try. They often have very good music and the crowd is upbeat - a good place to make some new friends. Nearer to George Mason University, you'll find plenty of college type hangouts which are fun for beer and burgers. Give Auld Shebeen a shot. It's a traditional Irish pub that has different types of music. There's always a crowd and it's always lively.</p>