Fauquier County is located in northern Virginia. The County Seat is Warrenton and the largest city is Warrenton. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.fauquiercounty.gov/. The 2014 population estimate is 68,248 and the 2010 census population was 65,275. The land area is 647.45 square miles and there are 100.7 persons per square mile.
87.4% of the population is White, 8.2% is Black or African American, 6.9% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.5% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.3% is two or more races. 91.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 33.2% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $350,600, there are 23,130 households, an average of 2.84 persons per household. The per capita income is $39,600, the median household income is $88,409, and 5.6% of the persons in Fauquier County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 7,687. Retail sales (in $1000) were $853,058, and sales per capita were $12,845. The percentage of black-owned firms is 3.7%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 31.4%.
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