Fairview Beach, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 391. Population change since 2000: +70.0%
Males: 246  (63.0%)
Females: 145  (37.0%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 22485.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $129,994 (it was $47,188 in 2000)
Fairview Beach:

$129,994
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,354 (it was $22,231 in 2000)

Fairview Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $238,224 (it was $132,200 in 2000)
Fairview Beach:

$238,224
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $260,506; Detached houses: $260,212

Median gross rent in 2013: $712.

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  • Races in Fairview Beach, VA (2010)

    Fairview Beach races chart
    • 36994.4%White alone
    • 112.8%Black alone
    • 41.0%Two or more races
    • 41.0%Hispanic
    • 20.5%Asian alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

Races in Fairview Beach detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fairview Beach: 102.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (24.4%), English (16.3%), Irish (11.6%), Greek (8.7%), United States (4.8%), Dutch (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 2,563 people per square mile   (average).

Fairview Beach,VA real estate house value index trend

Fairview Beach, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Fairview Beach:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairview Beach CDP:

  • Never married: 36.4%
  • Now married: 58.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,148 (0.5%)

Fairview Beach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (22.7 miles , pop. 55,971).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (42.3 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (161.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Passapatanzy, VA (2.1 miles ), King George, VA (2.3 miles ), Dahlgren, VA (3.2 miles ), Stafford Courthouse, VA (3.3 miles ), Port Royal, VA (3.4 miles) , Dahlgren Center, VA (3.4 miles ), Aquia Harbour, VA (3.4 miles ), Falmouth, VA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.33 N, Longitude: 77.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 540

Fairview Beach household income distribution Fairview Beach home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (57%)
  • Public administration (38%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (57%)
  • Transportation occupations (30%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (33%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Fairview Beach: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fairview Beach, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairview Beach-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Fairview Beach place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 1/26/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairview Beach-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 152.7 miles away from Fairview Beach center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 275.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 miles away from Fairview Beach center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 153.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in King George County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairview Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairview Beach:

  • FMC - KING GEORGE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; KING GEORGE, VA)
  • BROOKE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STAFFORD, VA)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • VIRGINIA HEALTHCARE SERVICES OF FREDERICKSBURG (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • MARY WASHINGTON HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • SNOWDEN AT FREDERICKSBURG INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ENON, VA)
  • HEALTH SOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF FREDERICKS (Hospital, about 14 miles away; FREDERICKSBURG, VA)

Amtrak stations near Fairview Beach:

  • 12 miles: FREDERICKSBURG (CAROLINE ST. & LAFAYETTE BLVD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: QUANTICO (QUNATICO, RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairview Beach:

  • University of Mary Washington (about 13 miles; Fredericksburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,506)
  • College of Southern Maryland (about 21 miles; La Plata, MD; FT enrollment: 5,775)
  • Germanna Community College (about 30 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • George Mason University (about 35 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 35 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Medtech Institute (about 38 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Stratford University (about 38 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 2,570)

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King George County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

6.6

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.1%
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.2%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Fairview Beach compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Virginia average:

12.3

Fairview Beach travel time to work - commute Fairview Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairview Beach CDP (based on King George County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,74319
Mainline Protestant1,9327
Catholic8251
Other2742
None15,810-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
King George County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
King George County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
King George County:

28.7%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

18.6%

10.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.87%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($753 average AGI)
King George County:

0.16%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spotsylvania County, VA  0.91% ($42,350 average AGI)
from Charles County, MD  0.78% ($50,739)
from Stafford County, VA  0.75% ($40,045)


9.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,372 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.58%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.69% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,752 average AGI)
King George County:

0.69%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spotsylvania County, VA  1.13% ($39,214 average AGI)
to Stafford County, VA  0.80% ($54,261)
to Westmoreland County, VA  0.68% ($41,390)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairview Beach:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPWC (1480 AM; 5 kW; DUMFRIES-TRIANGLE, VA; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairview Beach:

  • WBQB (101.5 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFLS-FM (93.3 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGRX (104.5 FM; FALMOUTH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJYJ (90.5 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • W249BF (97.7 FM; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPER (89.9 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO INC.)
  • WWUZ (96.9 FM; BOWLING GREEN, VA; Owner: THE FREE LANCE-STAR PUBLISHING CO. OF FREDERICKSBURG, VA)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairview Beach:

  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WUPV (Channel 65; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BELL BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
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