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Total population: 5,192 (Urban population: 4,786, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 1,828 (1,620 occupied: 825 owner occupied, 827 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

50%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,142 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $656,573.

Median contract rent in 2016: $636 (lower quartile is $838, upper quartile is $744)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,474


Median gross rent in Dumfries, VA in 2016: $781

Housing units in Dumfries with a mortgage: 562 (0 second mortgage, 26 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 284

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $69,915

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $66,543

Median monthly housing costs: $1,261


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Dumfries, Virginia Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $176,281 (it was $90,400 in 2000)
Dumfries:

$176,281
Virginia:

$264,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,255 - $253,568

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $212,405
Here:

$212,405
State:

$352,970

Townhouses or other attached units: $143,514
Here:

$143,514
State:

$343,400

Mobile homes: $44,079
Here:

$44,079
State:

$68,737
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1978

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,315
  • In family households: 4,528 (687 male householders, 402 female householders)
    604 spouses, 2,199 children (1,885 natural, 21 adopted, 259 stepchildren), 110 grandchildren, 92 brothers or sisters, 17 parents, 104 other relatives, 321 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 775 (314 male householders (260 living alone)), 220 female householders (170 living alone)), 258 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 17

Size of family households: 254 2-persons, 169 3-persons, 210 4-persons, 287 5-persons, 113 6-persons, 47 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 421 1-person, 50 2-persons, 24 3-persons, 51 4-persons.

862 married couples with children.
601 single-parent households (147 men, 454 women).

55.0% of residents of Dumfries speak English at home.
36.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
4.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
1.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 52% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (47% speak English very well, 53% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 1,364 (25.7%)
(35.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.8
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.2
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Dumfries, Virginia:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1332 bedrooms
  • 4093 bedrooms
  • 2764 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dumfries, Virginia:

  • 62no bedroom
  • 231 bedroom
  • 2082 bedrooms
  • 4253 bedrooms
  • 764 bedrooms
  • 375+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Dumfries in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 1971 vehicle
  • 3302 vehicles
  • 1403 vehicles
  • 1354 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population

Cars and other vehicles available in Dumfries in renter-occupied apartments

  • 113no vehicle
  • 4281 vehicle
  • 2332 vehicles
  • 463 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Dumfries, Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 1174 rooms
  • 1225 rooms
  • 1566 rooms
  • 1347 rooms
  • 2318 rooms
  • 589+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dumfries, Virginia:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 993 rooms
  • 1444 rooms
  • 2165 rooms
  • 1936 rooms
  • 757 rooms
  • 288 rooms
  • 679+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Dumfries, VA household income distribution

  • Dumfries, VA household income distribution
  • 230Less than $10,000
  • 53$10,000 to $14,999
  • 50$15,000 to $19,999
  • 24$20,000 to $24,999
  • 105$25,000 to $29,999
  • 34$30,000 to $34,999
  • 68$35,000 to $39,999
  • 126$40,000 to $44,999
  • 87$45,000 to $49,999
  • 141$50,000 to $59,999
  • 218$60,000 to $74,999
  • 177$75,000 to $99,999
  • 128$100,000 to $124,999
  • 99$125,000 to $149,999
  • 44$150,000 to $199,999
  • 93$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dumfries, VA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Dumfries, VA
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 7$10,000 to $14,999
  • 10$15,000 to $19,999
  • 22$25,000 to $29,999
  • 72$40,000 to $49,999
  • 14$50,000 to $59,999
  • 117$60,000 to $69,999
  • 57$70,000 to $79,999
  • 8$80,000 to $89,999
  • 35$100,000 to $124,999
  • 32$125,000 to $149,999
  • 53$150,000 to $174,999
  • 31$175,000 to $199,999
  • 107$200,000 to $249,999
  • 112$250,000 to $299,999
  • 58$300,000 to $399,999
  • 19$400,000 to $499,999
  • 8$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dumfries, VA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Dumfries, VA
  • 17$100 to $149
  • 62$650 to $699
  • 18$700 to $749
  • 37$750 to $799
  • 40$800 to $899
  • 35$900 to $999
  • 225$1,000 to $1,249
  • 224$1,250 to $1,499
  • 88$1,500 to $1,999
  • 12$2,000 to $2,499
  • 22No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2162010 or later
  • 5622000 to 2009
  • 3841990 to 1999
  • 2201980 to 1989
  • 311970 to 1979
  • 38Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Dumfries population
Dumfries commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 23
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 24
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 109
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 589
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 210
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 135
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 452
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 73
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 135
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 333
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 281
  • 90 or more minutes: 213
Dumfries, VA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 55.9%
Number of people working at home: 37 (1.4% of all workers)

Dumfries mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,694 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 289 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Taxi: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 137 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 37 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Afghan: 174
 American: 143
 European: 86
 Italian: 53
 German: 50
 English: 45
 Scotch-Irish: 24
 Ethiopian: 19
 Russian: 18
 Ghanaian: 17
 Belizean: 17
 West Indian: 13
 Scottish: 9
 Danish: 8
 Jamaican: 7
 African: 6
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 41%El Salvador
  • 17%Mexico
  • 9%Afghanistan
  • 7%Guatemala
  • 3%Dominican Republic
  • 3%Vietnam
  • 2%Pakistan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,440
  • Other state: 1,355
  • Northeast: 338
  • Midwest: 179
  • South: 692
  • West: 140

83% of Dumfries residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Virginia.

Dumfries:

83.1%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 10
  • 5th and 6th grade: 56
  • 7th and 8th grade: 82
  • 9th grade: 144
  • 10th grade: 63
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 20
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 468
  • Less than 1 year of college: 97
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 218
  • Associate degree: 79
  • Bachelor's degree: 172
  • Master's degree: 90
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 13

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 68
  • 7th and 8th grade: 87
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 89
  • 11th grade: 71
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 477
  • Less than 1 year of college: 150
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 156
  • Associate degree: 87
  • Bachelor's degree: 154
  • Master's degree: 76
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 10

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.0%Males
  • 0.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.5%Males
  • 19.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 34.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • 8.7%Females
Dumfries marital status for males
Dumfries marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 485
  • One, attached: 666
  • Two: 39
  • 3 or 4: 19
  • 5 to 9: 92
  • 10 to 19: 113
  • 20 to 49: 24
  • Mobile homes: 325

Median worth of mobile homes: $96,673

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Dumfries:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Dumfries
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (49.9%)
  • Electricity (44.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.6%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Electricity (94.6%)
  • Utility gas (7.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 19
Here:

2.8%
Virginia:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

7.0%
Virginia:

19.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)