VA

National Population : 333,590,059
Virginia State Population : 8,671,028

About Gainesville, VA

Gainesville, VA is located in Prince William County in the state of Virginia.

The total City Population for Gainesville is about 15,928 with about 608 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 37,046.

The Average Home Value is $468,200.00, which is roughly 52% higher than the Average Home Value of $223,696.00 for the state of Virginia, and roughly 60% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $131,184.00, which is roughly 53% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,928.00 for the state of Virginia, and roughly 56% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gainesville is about 3.1%.

Virginia is ranked #23 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 49.97 out of 100.

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Voting

Prince William County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.15% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 62.59%
Republican: 35.58%
Libertarian: 1.42%
Other: 0.41%


Nearby Locations

Broad Run, VA (4.27 mi.)
Sudley Spgs, VA (5.93 mi.)
Manassas, VA (5.93 mi.)
Haymarket, VA (6.17 mi.)
Catharpin, VA (6.53 mi.)
Bristow, VA (7.76 mi.)
The Plains, VA (8.38 mi.)
Catlett, VA (8.80 mi.)
Nokesville, VA (10.28 mi.)
Midland, VA (10.97 mi.)
South Riding, VA (11.31 mi.)
Sully Station, VA (11.43 mi.)
Centreville, VA (11.43 mi.)
Aldie, VA (12.23 mi.)
Stone Ridge, VA (12.23 mi.)
Warrenton, VA (12.28 mi.)
Manassas Park, VA (12.93 mi.)
Fairfax, VA (13.03 mi.)
Chantilly, VA (13.03 mi.)
Marshall, VA (14.29 mi.)
Clifton, VA (14.49 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 20155
Latitude : 38.813292
Longitude : -77.633941
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 359 ft.
Area Code(s) : 571, 703

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.95
Male Population Estimate : 38.97%
Female Population Estimate : 40.42%
Median Age : 36.9
Male Median Age : 36.2
Female Median Age : 37.5

White Population Estimate : 58.43%
Black Population Estimate : 9.46%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.77%
Asian Population Estimate : 11.52%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.72%
Other Population Estimate : 2.72%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gainesville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Prince William County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Prince William County: About 186 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Prince William County is about 35% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 36% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.