Franconia, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 18,245.
Population change since 2000: -42.8%
Males: 9,197  (50.4%)
Females: 9,048  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

36.9 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 22310, 22315.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $115,209 (it was $78,946 in 2000)
Franconia:

$115,209
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $53,842 (it was $37,134 in 2000)

Franconia CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $453,549 (it was $177,900 in 2000)
Franconia:

$453,549
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $624,736; detached houses: $753,468; townhouses or other attached units: $432,117; in 2-unit structures: $330,542; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $275,174; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $303,748; mobile homes: $76,051

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,125.

March 2019 cost of living index in Franconia: 170.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.5%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.5% for Black residents, 4.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Franconia, VA (2017)
    • 9,78748.4%White alone
    • 3,75418.6%Black alone
    • 2,82914.0%Asian alone
    • 2,42112.0%Hispanic
    • 1,3266.6%Two or more races
    • 1160.6%American Indian alone
    • 470.2%Other race alone
    • 110.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (5.6%), Ethiopian (3.8%), African (3.6%), German (3.1%), English (2.9%), European (2.8%).

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, Virginia map

4,934 residents are foreign born (14.9% Asia, 6.0% Latin America, 4.0% Africa).

This place:

24.4%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,413 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,870 (1.0%)

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: -4,591 (-22.7%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 947 (8.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Franconia, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Franconia, VA in 2017

Property values in Franconia, VA

Franconia satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.5%
Virginia:

3.0%
Most common industries in Franconia, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (19.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (18.3%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (21.1%)
  • Public administration (17.1%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.5%)
  • Educational services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (21.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.6%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Franconia, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (11.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.6%)
  • Engineers (3.6%)
  • Top executives (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)
  • Computer specialists (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.4%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.2%)

Average climate in Franconia, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Franconia, 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 0.334. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.334
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.537. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.537
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
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 2.2 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 8.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.15
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 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

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 Franconia center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 288.8 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 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

For population 15 years and over in Franconia:

Marital status in Franconia, VA
  • Never married: 34.9%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Franconia:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 60.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Virginia average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Franconia, VA (based on Fairfax County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
Virginia:

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

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfax County:

22.2%
Virginia:

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

27.6%
Virginia:

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

8.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($83,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.52%
Virginia average:

9.50%

0.26% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,442 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.26%
Virginia average:

0.18%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Arlington County, VA  0.86% ($98,359 average AGI)
from Alexandria city, VA  0.79% ($84,752)
from Prince William County, VA  0.56% ($64,073)


9.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($93,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.86%
Virginia average:

9.76%

0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,753 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.25%
Virginia average:

0.17%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Loudoun County, VA  1.13% ($104,678 average AGI)
to Prince William County, VA  0.99% ($64,323)
to Arlington County, VA  0.70% ($82,900)

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.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Franconia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 13.3mTotal length
  • $435,000Total costs
  • 377,184Total average daily traffic
  • 7,248Total average daily truck traffic
  • 101,233Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Mikhail Raznobriadsev, 6907-6959 Va-613 (Lat: 38.766222 Lon: -77.155278), Type: 8.2, Structure height: 51059 m, Overall height: 7 m, Registrant: Mobilitie, LLC, Mraznobriadsev@mobilitie.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 978-2457
  • Erin Wolff, 6907-6959 Va-613 (Lat: 38.766222 Lon: -77.155278), Type: 8.2, Structure height: 51059 m, Overall height: 7 m, Registrant: Mobilitie, LLC, Mraznobriadsev@mobilitie.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (404) 978-2457
  • Corey Agan, 6907-6959 Va-613 (Lat: 38.766222 Lon: -77.155278), Type: 8.2, Structure height: 51059 m, Overall height: 7 m, Registrant: Regulatory Group - Mobilitie, Tbent@mobilitie.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (470) 240-3197

FCC Registered Private 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2005, Expiration Date: 01/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2015, Certifier: Joseph Stanton, Registrant: 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:

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  • 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2007, Expiration Date: 03/06/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2008, Certifier: Nadja Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: 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, 11015.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2010, Expiration Date: 03/29/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • 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 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz... (+14 more), Grant Date: 02/28/2013, Expiration Date: 02/28/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • 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 in Franconia, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Franconia, VA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Franconia, VA
  • 55.7%Electricity
  • 41.7%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Franconia, VA
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 44.3%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Franconia compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below 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.

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