Falls Church, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 14,583 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +40.5%
 
Males: 7,051  (48.4%)
Females: 7,532  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

39.3 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 22044, 22046.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $114,825 (it was $74,924 in 2000)
Falls Church:

$114,825
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $64,110 (it was $41,051 in 2000)

Falls Church city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $603,873 (it was $262,400 in 2000)
Falls Church:

$603,873
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $830,423; detached houses: $963,481; townhouses or other attached units: $686,213; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $412,904

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,629.

March 2019 cost of living index in Falls Church: 170.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.7%
(1.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Black residents, 3.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.7% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Falls Church, VA (2010)
    • 9,09373.7%White alone
    • 1,1509.3%Asian alone
    • 1,1099.0%Hispanic
    • 5234.2%Black alone
    • 4103.3%Two or more races
    • 230.2%American Indian alone
    • 200.2%Other race alone
    • 40.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Falls Church detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 76 registered sex offenders living in Falls Church, Virginia as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Falls Church is 181 to 1.


Crime rates in Falls Church by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
1
(7.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(18.3)
2
(18.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(26.5)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
4
(29.6)
3
(21.7)
2
(14.4)
4
(28.3)
4
(28.0)
1
(6.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(109.7)
16
(147.7)
12
(109.3)
6
(53.1)
6
(49.3)
5
(40.1)
7
(54.3)
9
(66.6)
8
(58.0)
11
(79.3)
14
(99.1)
2
(14.0)
3
(20.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(82.3)
14
(129.3)
5
(45.5)
7
(61.9)
6
(49.3)
5
(40.1)
2
(15.5)
10
(74.0)
7
(50.7)
7
(50.5)
9
(63.7)
4
(28.0)
8
(53.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
34
(310.9)
31
(286.2)
31
(282.4)
18
(159.3)
19
(156.1)
21
(168.3)
14
(108.6)
14
(103.6)
16
(116.0)
19
(137.0)
10
(70.8)
10
(70.0)
15
(100.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
243
(2,222)
290
(2,677)
323
(2,942)
279
(2,469)
263
(2,161)
191
(1,531)
194
(1,505)
194
(1,435)
196
(1,421)
213
(1,536)
190
(1,345)
194
(1,359)
148
(994.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(384.0)
26
(240.1)
21
(191.3)
18
(159.3)
23
(189.0)
14
(112.2)
3
(23.3)
7
(51.8)
8
(58.0)
11
(79.3)
19
(134.5)
9
(63.0)
13
(87.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(82.3)
2
(18.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.5)
1
(7.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
1
(6.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)205.4231.3194.6172.2143.7102.0110.8142.0114.5122.8134.796.576.0

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City-data.com crime index in Falls Church, VA

Crime rate in Falls Church detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 40 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Virginia average:

2.26
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Ancestries: English (7.9%), Irish (7.8%), German (6.2%), American (6.0%), European (5.3%), Northern European (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1875

Elevation: 320 feet

Land area: 1.99 square miles.

Population density: 7,344 people per square mile   (high).

Falls Church, Virginia map

2,410 residents are foreign born (4.6% Asia, 4.2% Latin America, 2.4% Europe).

This city:

17.4%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $8,946 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,162 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arlington, VA (3.7 miles , pop. 189,453).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (9.0 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (133.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

West Falls Church, VA (0.8 miles ),
Jefferson, VA (1.1 miles ),
Idylwood, VA (1.3 miles ),
Seven Corners, VA (1.5 miles ),
Pimmit Hills, VA (1.5 miles ),
Lake Barcroft, VA (1.6 miles ),
Dunn Loring, VA (1.7 miles ),
McLean, VA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.88 N, Longitude: 77.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,108 (+29.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,252 (16.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Falls Church, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Falls Church, VA in 2017

Property values in Falls Church, VA

Falls Church satellite photo by USGS

Falls Church tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $289,600
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $293,800
  • 2010: 24 buildings, average cost: $299,500
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $346,800
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $375,800
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $360,600
  • 2014: 37 buildings, average cost: $349,300
  • 2015: 33 buildings, average cost: $439,400
  • 2016: 20 buildings, average cost: $413,800
  • 2017: 22 buildings, average cost: $470,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Falls Church, VA residents
Average permit cost in Falls Church, VA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.1%
Virginia:

3.0%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Falls Church, VA
Historical housing units in Falls Church, VA

Population change in the 1990s: +993 (+10.6%).
Most common industries in Falls Church, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (18.1%)
  • Public administration (18.0%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.1%)
  • Health care (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (21.9%)
  • Public administration (21.4%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.2%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.6%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Falls Church, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.1%)
  • Computer specialists (8.1%)
  • Lawyers (5.4%)
  • Media and communications workers (4.5%)
  • Top executives (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (12.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.7%)
  • Lawyers (7.2%)
  • Top executives (5.7%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.3%)
  • Engineers (3.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.4%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Lawyers (3.5%)

Average climate in Falls Church, Virginia

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Falls Church, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.8. This is about average.

City:

87.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.304. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.304
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.646. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.646
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.28
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00212. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Falls Church-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (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 F3 (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.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city 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 247.9 miles away from the city 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 117.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 282.0 miles away from Falls Church 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 92.0 miles away from Falls Church center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Falls Church topographic map

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

Hospitals in Falls Church:

  • CAPITOL HOSPICE (6565 ARLINGTON BLVD, SUITE 501)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF VIRGINIA (520 N WASHINGTON STREET, 4TH FLR, SUITE 400)
  • GOODWIN HOUSE INC HOSPICE (3440 SOUTH JEFFERSON STREET)
  • INOVA FAIRFAX HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 8110 GATEHOUSE ROAD, 400 WEST)
  • NORTHERN VIRGINIA MENTAL HEALTH INSTI (3302 GALLOWS RD)

Home Health Centers in Falls Church:

  • BG HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (450 WEST BROAD ST SUITE 420)
  • CAREGIVERS HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (431 PARK AVENUE, SUITE 300)
  • ESPRIT HOMECARE (5881 LEESBURG PIKE, SUITE 202)
  • HOME CARE PROVIDERS LLC (5881 LEESBURG PIKE SUITE 504)
  • HUMAN TOUCH HOME HEALTH CARE (113 PARK AVENUE, SUITE 300)
  • MEDSTAR HEALTH VNA (7777 LEESBURG PIKE SUITE 306-S)
  • REVIVAL HOMECARE AGENCY (6606 LEESBURG PIKE, SUITE 630A)
  • TOTAL PATIENT CARE INC (500 N WASHINGTON ST)
  • UNIVERSAL HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (6521 ARLINGTON BLVD SUITE 402)
  • VIRGINIA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (2841 HARTLAND ROAD, SUITE 307)
  • VIRGINIA QUALITY HOME CARE INC (6066 LEESBURG PIKE, SUITE 630 C)

Nursing Homes in Falls Church:

  • BARCROFT INSTITUTE (2960 SLEEPY HOLLOW RD)
  • GOODWIN HOUSE BAILEY'S CROSSROADS (3440 S JEFFERSON STREET)
  • POWHATAN NURSING HOME (2100 POWHATAN ST)

Amtrak stations near Falls Church:

  • 9 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.
  • 10 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.

Colleges/Universities in Falls Church:

  • Medtech Institute (Full-time enrollment: 2,900; Location: 6565 Arlington Boulevard; Private, for-profit; Website: medtech.edu)
  • Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage (Full-time enrollment: 73; Location: 200 Little Falls Street, Suite 303; Private, for-profit; Website: www.nvschoolofmassage.com/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Falls Church:

  • Marymount University (about 3 miles; Arlington, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,361)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 5 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 5 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • Georgetown University (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 12,535)
  • American University (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 9,850)
  • George Washington University (about 7 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)
  • University of the District of Columbia (about 8 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 3,675)

Public high schools in Falls Church:

  • STUART HIGH (Students: 1,588, Location: 3301 PEACE VALLEY LN, Grades: 9-12)
  • FALLS CHURCH HIGH (Students: 1,357, Location: 7521 JAGUAR TRAIL, Grades: 9-12)
  • MARSHALL HIGH (Students: 1,349, Location: 7731 LEESBURG PIKE, Grades: 9-12)
  • GEORGE MASON HIGH (Students: 802, Location: 7124 LEESBURG PIKE, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Falls Church:

  • TRINITY SCHOOL AT MEADOW VIEW (Students: 155, Location: 2849 MEADOW VIEW RD, Grades: 7-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Falls Church:

  • LONGFELLOW MIDDLE (Students: 1,058, Location: 2000 WESTMORELAND ST, Grades: 7-8)
  • JACKSON MIDDLE (Students: 934, Location: 3020 GALLOWS RD, Grades: 7-8)
  • BAILEYS ELEM (Students: 860, Location: 6111 KNOLLWOOD DR, Grades: PK-5)
  • GLEN FOREST ELEM (Students: 800, Location: 5829 GLEN FOREST DR, Grades: PK-5)
  • HAYCOCK ELEM (Students: 714, Location: 6616 HAYCOCK RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • WESTLAWN ELEM (Students: 627, Location: 3200 WESTLEY RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • BELVEDERE ELEM (Students: 531, Location: 6540 COLUMBIA PIKE, Grades: PK-5)
  • PINE SPRING ELEM (Students: 497, Location: 7607 WILLOW LN, Grades: PK-6)
  • TIMBER LANE ELEM (Students: 480, Location: 2737 WEST ST, Grades: PK-6)
  • SHREVEWOOD ELEM (Students: 461, Location: 7525 SHREVE RD, Grades: PK-6)

Private elementary/middle schools in Falls Church:

  • ST JAMES CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 540, Location: 830 W BROAD ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL (Students: 403, Location: 3301 GLEN CARLYN RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOLS OF VA (Students: 343, Location: 3229 SLEEPY HOLLOW RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • EARLY YEARS MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 100, Location: 3241 BRUSH DR, Grades: PK-1)
  • GRACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 67, Location: 3233 ANNANDALE RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL-HOLMES RUN (Students: 41, Location: 3527 GALLOWS RD, Grades: 1-7)
See full list of schools located in Falls Church

Library in Falls Church:

  • MARY RILEY STYLES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,854,539; Location: 120 NORTH VIRGINIA AVENUE; 118,826 books; 15,928 e-books; 8,199 audio materials; 7,123 video materials; 16 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 226 print serial subscriptions; 38 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Falls Church: Falls Church Police Department (A), Mary Riley Styles Library (B), Falls Church City Hall (C), Cherry Hill Community Center (D), Falls Church County Sheriff's Office (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Broadale Village Shopping Center (1), West Falls Shopping Center (2), Southgate Shopping Center (3), Falls Plaza Shopping Center (4), Plaza Seven Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Falls Church include: Galloway United Methodist Church (A), Columbia Baptist Church (B), Crossman Methodist Church (C), Falls Church Presbyterian Church (D), Saint Josephs Convent Church (E), Saint James Catholic Church (F), Dulin Methodist Church (G), Falls Church Episcopal Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: The Falls Church Churchyard (1), Galloway Cemetery (2), Oakwood Cemetery (3), Saint James Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Falls Church include: Cherry Hill Park (1), Roberts Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Fairfax County - Libraries- Regional Libraries- Community Libraries- Woodrow Wi (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 6101 Knollwood Drive), Fairfax County - Libraries- Regional Libraries- Community Libraries- Thomas Jeffe (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7415 Arlington Boulevard), Borders Books Music Movies & Cafe - Virginia- Baileys Crossroads- M (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 5871 Crossroads Center Wa), Fairfax County Government - Libraries- Regional Libraries- Tysons-Pimmit Regi (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7584 Leesburg Pike), Advance Auto Parts (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7271 Arlington Boulevard), Fun Company (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5191 Leesburg Pike), Astrology By JC (Arcades & Amusements; 3507 Washington Drive), Ace Transportation & Tours (Tours & Charters; 5505 Seminary Road North 1901 North).

Hotels: Doubletree Hotel and Executive Meeting Center - Tysons Corner (7801 Leesburg Pike), Bridgestreet Corporate Housing (2828 Fallfax Drive), Best Western Falls Church Inn (6633 Arlington Boulevard), Comfort Inn Washington Gateway West (6111 Arlington Boulevard), Comfort Inn Arlington Blvd/dc Gateway (6111 Arlington Boulevard), Doubletree Tysons Corner Hotel (7801 Leesburg Pike), Doubletree Hotel Falls Church/Tysons Cor (7801 Leesburg Pike), Exclusive Interim Properties (2828 Fallfax Drive), Econo Lodge Pentagon (5666 Columbia Pike).

Courts: One King Bridge Court Engineers Office (8110 Gatehouse), Fairfax County - Parks- Providence Recenter- Court Reservations (7525 Marc Drive), University Of Virginia (7054 Haycock Road), Falls Church City Government - Courts- Court Service Unit (200 Little Falls), Hamblen Lapsley W Judge Jr Us Tax Court - Res (201 Governors), Vandervort Hu S Judge Jr Special Trial Us Tax Court - Res (205 Great Falls).

Birthplace of: Anthony Myint - Restaurateur, Joe Saunders - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Los Angeles Angels, born: Jun 16, 1981), Tom Shadyac - Documentary filmmaker, Eric Denton (soccer) - Soccer player, Jayme Cramer - Swimmer, Nancy Kyes - Film actor, Bruce Cohen - Film producer, Eric Denton - Major League Soccer player (Colorado, born: Feb 8, 1978), Jane Brucker - Actor, John Hartman - Rock drummer.

Falls Church city County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.7%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Falls Church in 2010:

  • 25 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 8 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
67 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Falls Church (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: 7 branches. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Merrifield Branch, Culmore Branch, Falls Church Branch, Jefferson Village Branch, Baileys Crossroads Branch, Goodwin House West Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Capital One, National Association: Falls Church Branch, Merrifield Branch, Crossroads Center Branch, Seven Corners Branch, Idylwood Plaza Branch. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Falls Plaza @ Giant Branch, Bailey's Crossroads Branch, Falls Church Branch, Boulevard Branch, Falls Church Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Seven Corners Branch, East Falls Church Branch, Yorktowne Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank: Crossroads Center Safeway Branch, Seven Corners Branch, Falls Church Branch. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Falls Church Shoppers Branch at 6360 Seven Corners Center, branch established on 1999/12/08; Falls Church Branch at 133 South Washington Street, branch established on 2007/12/08. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • United Bank: Westmoreland Street Branch at 2030 Westmoreland St, branch established on 2009/06/05; Falls Church Branch at 7787 Leesburg Pike, branch established on 1973/08/01. Info updated 2007/08/13: Bank assets: $3,634.1 mil, Deposits: $2,729.4 mil, headquarters in Fairfax, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 57 total offices, Holding Company: United Bankshares, Inc.
  • Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Company: Skyline Branch at 5705 Seminary Road, branch established on 1989/12/15; Falls Church Branch at 225 West Broad Street, branch established on 1999/07/12. Info updated 2010/05/12: Bank assets: $2,461.7 mil, Deposits: $2,022.3 mil, headquarters in Alexandria, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Falls Church:

Marital status in Falls Church, VA
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Falls Church:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 80.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 42.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Virginia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Falls Church
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Falls Church:

(Falls Church, Virginia Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Falls Church, VA (based on Falls Church city County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,3321
Other4,1675
Mainline Protestant3,6279
Evangelical Protestant3,1146
None--
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: 10
This county:

9.17 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Falls Church city:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Falls Church city:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Here:

37.59 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.0%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Falls Church:

55.0%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.8%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Falls Church:

18.1%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Falls Church:

9.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Falls Church:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Falls Church:

61.4%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Falls Church:

81.1%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Falls Church, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 248$1,378,187$66,68693$136,354
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 180$537,798$35,85351$73,881
Other and Unallocable 43$216,182$60,3306$13,164
Other Government Administration 42$218,907$62,5458$12,070
Streets and Highways 32$119,625$44,8590$0
Police Protection - Officers 32$236,619$88,7321$775
Financial Administration 30$204,768$81,9072$6,255
Sewerage 18$61,387$40,9250$0
Parks and Recreation 14$72,024$61,73523$12,486
Local Libraries 10$57,354$68,82522$37,712
Judicial and Legal 10$58,402$70,0825$8,281
Police - Other 9$45,566$60,7554$9,550
Hospitals 7$31,286$53,6335$11,251
Natural Resources 5$20,974$50,3380$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 5$30,783$73,8790$0
Correction 4$17,984$53,9520$0
Fire - Other 1$4,840$58,0801$1,107
Solid Waste Management 1$5,899$70,7880$0
Water Supply 1$6,647$79,7640$0
Totals for Government 692$3,325,232$57,663221$322,886

Falls Church government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,429,000 ($235.14)
    General - Other: $950,000 ($65.14)
    Sewerage: $816,000 ($55.96)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $47,978,000 ($3290.00)
    Water Utilities: $16,494,000 ($1131.04)
    Police Protection: $6,848,000 ($469.59)
    Regular Highways: $5,731,000 ($392.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,462,000 ($305.97)
    General - Other: $3,384,000 ($232.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,553,000 ($175.07)
    Central Staff Services: $2,320,000 ($159.09)
    Sewerage: $2,102,000 ($144.14)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,909,000 ($130.91)
    Libraries: $1,899,000 ($130.22)
    Financial Administration: $1,883,000 ($129.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,735,000 ($118.97)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,128,000 ($77.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,037,000 ($71.11)
    Correctional Institutions: $882,000 ($60.48)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $780,000 ($53.49)
    General Public Buildings: $627,000 ($43.00)
    Health - Other: $260,000 ($17.83)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $56,286,000 ($3859.70)
    Benefit Payments: $4,561,000 ($312.76)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,357,000 ($93.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,190,000 ($81.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $611,000 ($41.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,011,000 ($69.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $30,427,000 ($2086.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $717,000 ($49.17)

Falls Church government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,219,000 ($220.74)
    Other: $2,999,000 ($205.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,857,000 ($127.34)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $735,000 ($50.40)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $422,000 ($28.94)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $298,000 ($20.43)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $941,000 ($64.53)
    Local Employee Contribution: $790,000 ($54.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $1,012,000 ($69.40)
    Other: $897,000 ($61.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $126,000 ($8.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $174,000 ($11.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,202,000 ($151.00)
    Interest Earnings: $1,919,000 ($131.59)
    Special Assessments: $1,447,000 ($99.23)
    Fines and Forfeits: $737,000 ($50.54)
    Donations From Private Sources: $212,000 ($14.54)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($0.69)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,662,000 ($1554.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $6,574,000 ($450.80)
    General Local Government Support: $3,139,000 ($215.25)
    Highways: $689,000 ($47.25)
  • Tax - Property: $52,116,000 ($3573.75)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,553,000 ($312.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,533,000 ($310.84)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,806,000 ($260.99)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,591,000 ($177.67)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $555,000 ($38.06)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $485,000 ($33.26)
    Motor Vehicle License: $162,000 ($11.11)

Falls Church government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000 ($33.05)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000 ($33.05)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $135,000 ($9.26)
    End of Fiscal Year: $121,000 ($8.30)

Falls Church government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,066,000 ($553.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $31,877,000 ($2185.90)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $67,002,000 ($4594.53)

14.96% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($109,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

14.96%
Virginia average:

9.50%

0.78% of residents moved from foreign countries ($7,779 average AGI)
Falls Church city:

0.78%
Virginia average:

0.18%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fairfax County, VA  3.94% ($96,628 average AGI)
from Arlington County, VA  2.15% ($128,558)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.67% ($127,229)


15.76% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($106,791 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.76%
Virginia average:

9.76%

0.74% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,803 average AGI)
Falls Church city:

0.74%
Virginia average:

0.17%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fairfax County, VA  4.85% ($101,459 average AGI)
to Arlington County, VA  2.22% ($88,466)
to Loudoun County, VA  0.85% ($117,089)
Businesses in Falls Church, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven12Marriott3
AT&T4MasterBrand Cabinets7
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's7
Applebee's1New Balance2
Arby's1Nike10
AutoZone1Nissan1
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Office Depot1
Bally Total Fitness1Old Navy1
Barnes & Noble1Olive Garden1
Baskin-Robbins3Panda Express1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Panera Bread1
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza3
Burger King1Payless3
CVS6PetSmart1
Caribou Coffee1Pier 1 Imports1
Chipotle3Pizza Hut3
Cold Stone Creamery1Popeyes1
Comfort Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Cricket Wireless5Quiznos3
Curves2RadioShack3
DHL1Red Robin1
Dairy Queen1Rite Aid3
Decora Cabinetry4Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza2Safeway3
DressBarn1Sears2
Dressbarn1Sprint Nextel2
Dunkin Donuts1Staples1
Famous Footwear1Starbucks11
FedEx29Subway1
Foot Locker1T.J.Maxx1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1Target2
Giant3The Room Place1
Goodwill1Toyota1
H&R Block5Toys"R"Us1
Hilton1Trader Joe's1
Home Depot1U-Haul2
Honda1UPS28
IHOP1Value City Furniture1
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York1Vons3
LA Fitness1Wendy's3
Lane Furniture1Westin1
Long John Silver's1Whole Foods Market1

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)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • 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)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDCT (1310 AM; 5 kW; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, LTD.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)

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.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • 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.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Falls Church fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • $9,000Total costs
  • 7,600Total average daily traffic
  • 227Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,030Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Falls Church)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Falls Church, VA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 464 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Falls Church)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 47 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Falls Church)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 192. The highest number of reported fires - 330 took place in 2010, and the least - 44 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Falls Church, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (55.5%), and Outside Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Falls Church, VA
    • 1,49555.5%Structure Fires
    • 77328.7%Outside Fires
    • 33412.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 903.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Falls Church, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Falls Church, Virginia:

  • The Westin Tysons Corner, 7801 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Virginia 22043 , Phone: (703) 893-1340, Fax: (703) 847-9520
  • Fairveiw Park Marriott, 3111 Fairview Park Dr, Falls Church, Virginia 22042 , Phone: (703) 849-9400, Fax: (703) 849-8692
  • Comfort Inn Arlington Boulevard/Falls Church, VA, 6111 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, Virginia 22044 , Phone: (703) 534-9100, Fax: (703) 534-5589
  • Inns Of Virginia Falls Church, 421 W Broad St, Falls Church, Virginia 22046 , Phone: (703) 533-1100, Fax: (703) 237-8809
  • Hilton Garden Inn Falls Church, 706 W Broad St, Falls Church, Virginia 22046 , Phone: (703) 237-8700, Fax: (703) 237-8733
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Falls Church / Seven Corners, 6430 Arlington Blvd, Falls church, Virginia 22042 , Phone: (703) 538-1000, Fax: (703) 538-1005
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Falls Church, Virginia
Most common first names in Falls Church, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary50280.0 years
John49872.9 years
William41674.6 years
Robert31870.8 years
James30971.6 years
Charles25273.9 years
Helen22079.1 years
George21375.6 years
Margaret20179.0 years
Elizabeth18780.0 years
Most common last names in Falls Church, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15975.3 years
Jones10875.4 years
Williams9076.5 years
Johnson8773.4 years
Brown8477.6 years
Miller7775.8 years
Davis5574.5 years
Thompson4976.2 years
Nguyen4969.1 years
Moore4876.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Falls Church, VA
  • 75.2%Utility gas
  • 21.5%Electricity
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Falls Church, VA
  • 57.7%Electricity
  • 39.7%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Falls Church compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Falls Church on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of libraries per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: legal occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest property tax revenues per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time local library workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Armenia (population 500+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 5,000+)"
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