City of Alexandria

A popular spot since George Washington called it home, Alexandria appeals to those looking for small-town charm and big-city features. The city is packed full of quality of life attributes, with everything from a 100-year-old coffee roaster to 18 dog parks for your four-legged friends. 

 

Demographics | Housing | Schools | Transportation Attractions | Taxes

 

Demographics

 Land Area  15 Square Miles 
 Population  155,203
 Median Age  37.4

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Housing

 Number of Households
 75,432
 Average Household Inomce
 $132,224
 Average Home Sold Price
 $602,862
 Average Detached Home Sold Price
 $896,857
 

 

Schools

 School Enrollment  15,542
 Graduation Rate  80.6%
 Average SAT Score  992
 Cost Invested Per Pupil  $17,606
 

 

Transportation

Getting from point A to point B in Alexandria is easy thanks to an extensive network of transportation options. From Capital Bikeshare to Metro to personal vehicles, the commute options are numerous.

 

Attractions
Old Town Waterfront | Torpedo Factory Art Center | Port City Brewery | George Washington Masonic National Memorial | City of Alexandria Parks and Recreation 

 

Taxes

 State Income Tax (VA)  5.75%
 Real Property Tax Rate  $1.073 per $100 Assessed Value
 Vehicle Tax  $5.000 per $100 Assessed Value
 Sales Tax (Combined State and Local)  6.0%