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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 59 registered sex offenders living in Fairfax, Virginia as of April 18, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairfax to the number of sex offenders is 398 to 1.
See how dangerous Fairfax, VA is compared to nearest cities:
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Violent crime rate in 2012
|U.S. Average:||214.0|Violent crime rate in 2011
|U.S. Average:||214.1|Violent crime rate in 2010
|U.S. Average:||223.2|Violent crime rate in 2009
|U.S. Average:||238.0|Violent crime rate in 2008
|U.S. Average:||252.4|Violent crime rate in 2007
|U.S. Average:||259.7|Violent crime rate in 2000
Property crime rate in 2012
|U.S. Average:||266.5|Property crime rate in 2011
|U.S. Average:||273.5|Property crime rate in 2010
|U.S. Average:||276.4|Property crime rate in 2009
|U.S. Average:||285.6|Property crime rate in 2008
|U.S. Average:||302.2|Property crime rate in 2007
|U.S. Average:||309.2|Property crime rate in 2000
Latest news about crime in Fairfax, VA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
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City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population
Zip codes: 22031.