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People

Total Population 162
Male Share of the Population 43.8%
Female Share of the Population 56.2%
Senior Citizens 19.1%
Employed Population 16+ 57
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 50.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 47.3%
Median Earnings25+ $61,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $86,250
% Above Poverty Level 82.1%
% Below Poverty Level 17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 45 minutes
% Working from Home 14.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.4%
Median Gross Rent $1,500
Median House Value $416,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.3%
US/American 0%
English 29%
Irish 18.5%

The Plains Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles W of Reston, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 40 miles W of Washington, District of Columbia
County Fauquier
Standard Zip Codes 20198
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.861
Longitude -77.774

The Plains Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WARRENTON 3 SE
Distance 12.4 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 84 F
Oct Temp 45 to 67 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
Station LINCOLN
Distance 15.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 42 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 69 F
Annual Precip 43.2 inches
Station STERLING RCS
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 42 F
Apr Temp 37 to 66 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
Hamilton 473 $115,000
Haymarket 1,736 $128,295
Manassas 40,436 $74,946
Middleburg 774 $77,708
Round Hill 576 $109,250
Warrenton 9,774 $93,774
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