Franconia, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 18,245. Population change since 2000: -42.8%
Males: 9,319  (51.1%)
Females: 8,926  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Virginia median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 22310, 22315.

Franconia Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $117,525 (it was $78,946 in 2000)
Franconia:

$117,525
VA:

$66,262

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $49,421 (it was $37,134 in 2000)

Franconia CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $425,092 (it was $177,900 in 2000)
Franconia:

$425,092
VA:

$257,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $597,194; Detached houses: $719,766; Townhouses or other attached units: $419,275; In 2-unit structures: $373,647; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $254,398; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,508; Mobile homes: $55,974

Median gross rent in 2015: $2,043.

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  • Races in Franconia, VA (2015)

    Franconia races chart
    • 9,50847.7%White alone
    • 3,78819.0%Black alone
    • 3,24816.3%Asian alone
    • 2,33711.7%Hispanic
    • 1,0365.2%Two or more races
    • 310.2%Other race alone
    • 260.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Franconia: 135.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Ethiopian (7.1%), American (5.7%), German (3.8%), Irish (3.2%), European (3.0%), English (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 250 feet

Land area: 7.15 square miles.

Population density: 2,553 people per square mile   (average).

Franconia,VA real estate house value index trend

Franconia, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Franconia:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 59.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franconia CDP:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 51.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

4,983 residents are foreign born (15.1% Asia, 5.3% Latin America, 4.6% Africa).

This place:

25.0%
Virginia:

11.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $4,094 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $4,648 (1.0%)

Franconia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Alexandria, VA (5.6 miles , pop. 128,283).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (12.8 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (137.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Kingstowne, VA (0.6 miles ), Springfield, VA (1.5 miles ), Rose Hill, VA (1.7 miles ), Fort Belvoir, VA (1.7 miles ), Groveton, VA (1.9 miles ), Newington, VA (1.9 miles ), Mount Vernon, VA (1.9 miles ), Hybla Valley, VA (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 38.76 N, Longitude: 77.15 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,820 (-29.2%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 696 (6.0%)

Franconia household income distribution Franconia home values distribution

Property values in Franconia, VA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (20%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Franconia, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Franconia-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Franconia place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 9/5/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franconia-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 91.1 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 123.6 miles away from Franconia 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 255.0 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 124.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 288.8 miles away from Franconia 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 85.8 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 Fairfax County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Franconia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Franconia:

  • 1ST AMERICAN HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, VA)
  • AMERICARE IN HOME NURSING (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VA)
  • PEDIATRIC SERVICES OF AMERICA (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VA)
  • GREENSPRING VILLAGE HOME SUPPORT SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VA)
  • GREENSPRING HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VA)
  • GREENSPRING VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VA)
  • THERAPEUTIC ALLIANCE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; ALEXANDRIA, VA)

Amtrak stations near Franconia:

  • 6 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.
  • 6 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: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franconia:

  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 7 miles; Annandale, VA; Full-time enrollment: 35,721)
  • Medtech Institute (about 8 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 10 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • George Mason University (about 10 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Marymount University (about 10 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 3,361)
  • George Washington University (about 11 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)
  • Georgetown University (about 11 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 12,535)

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Notable locations in Franconia: Allen Industrial Park (A), Hilltop Industrial Park (B), Franconia Hills (C), Fleet Industrial Park (D), Hilltop Golf Club (E), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Station 5 Franconia (F), Kingstowne Visitors Center (G), Department of Motor Vehicles Franconia (H), Fairfax County Police Station Number 6 (I), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Station 37 Kingstowne (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Hayfield Plaza Shopping Center (1), Festival at Manchester Lakes Shopping Center (2), Kingstowne Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Franconia include: Calvary Road Baptist Church (A), Faith Fellowship (B), Franconia Korean Baptist Church (C), Harvest Church (D), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (E), Beulah Church (F), Bethel Gospel Church (G), Franconia Methodist Church (H), Franconia Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Hilltop Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Piney Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Franconia include: Wickford Park (1), Tara Village Park (2), Dogue Creek Stream Park (3), Beulah Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Fairfax County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 98.9. This is worse than average.

City:

98.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.330. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.330
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.714. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.714
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.61
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 4.2%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.2% for Black residents, 3.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.1%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
55 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Franconia, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Virginia average:

12.4

Franconia travel time to work - commute Franconia mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Franconia CDP (based on Fairfax County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic184,18329
Evangelical Protestant103,522316
Mainline Protestant100,525146
Other91,925119
Orthodox4,6948
Black Protestant1,5099
None595,368-
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: 182
Fairfax County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 130
Fairfax County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Fairfax County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 693
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfax County:

22.2%
Virginia:

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

27.6%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.6%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

52.2%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Franconia:

28.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.4%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Franconia:

10.8%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.7%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Franconia:

60.3%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.2%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Franconia, VA Residents

8.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($68,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.74%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.30% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,265 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.30%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Arlington County, VA  0.87% ($76,709 average AGI)
from Alexandria city, VA  0.80% ($69,538)
from Prince William County, VA  0.62% ($51,918)


8.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($74,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.91%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.26% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,804 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.26%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince William County, VA  1.06% ($58,754 average AGI)
to Loudoun County, VA  0.93% ($85,074)
to Arlington County, VA  0.81% ($68,616)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franconia:

  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WFAX (1220 AM; 5 kW; FALLS CHURCH, VA; Owner: NEWCOMB BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WZHF (1390 AM; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WDCT (1310 AM; 5 kW; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franconia:

  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Franconia:

  • 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)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • $432,000Total costs
  • 347,971Total average daily traffic
  • 9,156Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Franconia Springfield Passenger Station (Lat: 38.767778 Lon: -77.167111), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 1.5 m, Overall height: 2 m, Call Sign: WQBZ722, Licensee ID: L00340227
    Assigned Frequencies: 914.000 MHz, 902.500 MHzGrant Date: 01/12/2005, Expiration Date: 01/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2015, Certifier: Joseph StantonRegistrant: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Wmata), 195 Telegraph Road, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (202) 962-5205, Fax: (202) 962-2155, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • VA-WSH322A, Across 6505 Fleet Drive (Lat: 38.776694 Lon: -77.156806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQGM941
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/06/2007, Expiration Date: 03/06/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2008, Certifier: Nadja Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Clearwire Corporation, 815 Connecticut Avenue, Nw, Suite 610, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • VA-WSH1225A, 5971 Kingstowne Village Parkway (Lat: 38.770972 Lon: -77.141611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 34.7 m, Overall height: 37.7 m, Call Sign: WQLQ333
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/29/2010, Expiration Date: 03/29/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • DC03XC596, Telegraph Rd. & Beulah St. (Lat: 38.743056 Lon: -77.159667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: WQQT653
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/2013, Expiration Date: 02/28/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB4NTW, Licensee ID: L00395864, Grant Date: 04/30/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022, Certifier: Timothy G Fleming, Registrant: Timothy G Fleming, 6203 Marilyn Dr, Franconia, VA 22310

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED275$372,644242$317,7771,238$295,62341$151,9960$077$234,2381$210,690
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$372,63410$343,74481$298,1299$104,9640$04$193,9150$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$290,25513$291,651309$331,81420$140,5451$229,39031$239,7490$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN27$351,35328$270,894263$321,31010$174,8870$017$240,4581$358,660
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$177,9303$295,22765$330,0603$103,6370$05$230,6400$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4202.00 , 4210.00, 4211.00, 4212.00, 4223.00, 4224.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED48$316,55222$363,805
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$330,57610$372,897
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$334,32913$349,785
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$354,6803$488,877
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4202.00 , 4210.00, 4211.00, 4212.00, 4223.00, 4224.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Franconia compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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