Everything You Need to Know About the City of Alexandria Virginia

In 2017, Alexandria, VA had a population of 155k people with a median age of 36.4 and a median household income of $93,370 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Alexandria, VA grew from 151,473 to 154,710, a 2.14 percent increase and its median household income grew from $89,200 dollars to $93,370 dollars, a 4.67 percent increase.

The population of Alexandria, Virginia is 51.8 percent White Alone, 21.7 percent Black or African American Alone, and 16.7 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Alexandria, VA speak a non-English language, and 82.9 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Alexandria, VA are Global Health College (82 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Alexandria, VA is $537,900 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 43.1 percent. Most people in Alexandria, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Alexandria, VA is 1 car per household.


Education in Alexandria

In 2017, universities in Alexandria, VA awarded 82 degrees. The student of Alexandria, VA is skewed towards N/A, with N/A male students and N/A female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Alexandria, VA are Black or African American (63 and 76.8 percent), followed by White (7 and 8.54 percent), Asian (6 and 7.32 percent), and Hispanic or Latino (3 and 3.66 percent).

The largest universities in Alexandria, VA by the number of degrees awarded are Global Health College (82 and 100 percent).

The most popular majors in Alexandria, VA are Registered Nursing (66 and 80.5 percent), Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research, & Clinical Nursing (8 and 9.76 percent), and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (8 and 9.76 percent).

The median tuition costs in Alexandria, VA are $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Alexandria

The economy of Alexandria, VA employs 95.3k people and Alexandria has an unemployment rate of 2.3 percent. Alexandria has seen the job market increase by 1.9 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.9 percent, which is higher than the US average of 33.5 percent. The biggest industries in Alexandria, VA are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (17,677 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (8,472 people), and Public Administration (15,668 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($101,674 dollars), Management of Companies & Enterprises ($100,909 dollars), and Finance & Insurance ($94,538 dollars).

Households in Alexandria, VA have a median annual income of $93,370 dollars, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $89,200 dollars in 2016, which represents a 4.67 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Alexandria

– The Sales Tax Rate for Alexandria is 6.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Alexandria is 5.8 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Alexandria

– The average earnings of an Alexandria resident are $54,597 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of an Alexandria resident is $87,319 dollars a year.