Fredericksburg city

Fredericksburg, VA: What you need to know

A key player in the Civil War, Fredericksburg attracts 1.5 million visitors a year who tour battlefields, museums and other historic sites, and a 40-block, 350-building Fredericksburg Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Students can attend the four-year University of Mary Washington, while Central Park shopping mall is one of the largest on the East Coast. An interesting tourism attraction is that the city houses a winery, brewery and whiskey distillery.

Fredericksburg, VA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 27,395
Median Age 29
Median Household Income $51,762
Median Home Price $317,900
Walkscore 43

Fredericksburg, VA Rankings

Fredericksburg, VA Demographics

Median Population

Median Age 29.4%
Age 18 Over 79.3%
Age 21 Over 69.7%
Age 62 Over 12.6%
Age 65 Over 10.3%

Race

  Ethnicity White 65.6%
  Ethnicity Black 23.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.5%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 11.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 3.7%

Population By Gender

  Male 46.7%
  Female 53.3%

Language

  English Only 88.5%
  English Other 11.5%

Economics

  Median Household Income $51,762
  Median Home Price $317,900
  Homes Owned 65.5%
  Homes Rent 34.5%
  Median Property Rent $1,058

 
COMMUTE TIME: 25.9 MINUTES
in Fredericksburg , VA

Commute Types

  Walked 5.4%
  Worked at Home 5.8%
  Public Transportation 3.9%
  Other Means 1.2%
  Drove Alone 71%
  Carpooled 12.6%

43/100
WALK SCORE
for Fredericksburg , VA

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 134
In Fredericksburg , VA

 
9.8% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Fredericksburg , VA