Fairfax County, Virginia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Fairfax County, Virginia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Fairfax County has 407,998 total housing units. This is an increase of 48,587 units since the year 2000 when it had 359,411 total home units. It's an increase of 100,032 units since the year 1990 when it had 307,966 total units. There was an increase of 51,445 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Fairfax County's 407,998 total housing units, 95.99% are occupied units, and 4.1% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Fairfax County has 391,627 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 40,913 units since the year 2000 when it had 350,714 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 99,282 units since the year 1990 when it had 292,345 occupied home units. Fairfax County saw an increase of 58,369 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 391,627 occupied housing units, 58.81% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 30.49% are renter occupied home units, and 10.7% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Fairfax County has 119,394 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 17,500 units since the year 2000 when it had 101,894 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 33,842 units since the year 1990 when it had 85,552 renter occupied homes. Fairfax County saw an increase of 16,342 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Fairfax County has 230,326 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 41,907 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 16,371 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 7,674 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,697 vacant units. It's an increase of 750 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,621 vacant home units. There was a decrease of -6,924 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Fairfax County's 16,371 vacant housing units, 39.69% are for rent home units, 3.7% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 18.88% are for sale housing units, 5.2% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 12.6% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.14% are for migrant workers homes, and 20.42% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Fairfax County has 6,497 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 4,109 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,388 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -1,085 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,582 for rent homes. There was a decrease of -5,194 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Fairfax County has 503 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -657 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,160 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Fairfax County has 3,091 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,647 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,444 for sale units. It's a decrease of -780 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,871 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -2,427 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Fairfax County has 852 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Fairfax County has 2,062 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -36 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,098 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 1,222 units since the year 1990 when it had 840 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 1,258 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Fairfax County has 23 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 10 units since the year 2000 when it had 13 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -6 units since the year 1990 when it had 29 for migrant workers units. Fairfax County saw a decrease of -16 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,343 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,749 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,594 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 1,642 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,701 listed as vacant other homes. There was a decrease of -107 units between 1990 and 2000.