Falls Church, a small city in Virginia, has a population of slightly less than 14,000. The city's residents, with an average age of just over 38, are younger than most cities in Virginia. Most Falls Church residents own their homes, and 40% of residents rent. The average rent for Falls Church is $463/month more than the state average.
Many Falls Church residents work in one of two industries: scientific and public administration. Together, these industries make up 24% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in management, as 14% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. Falls Church workers earn an average annual income of just under $128,000, about $39,000 more than the average Virginia resident. Falls Church's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Falls Church has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 22% possess a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 24% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.
Falls Church has an average commute time of about 32 minutes. Driving is the prevailing means of commuting to work, opted for by 37% of residents, while public transit is used by just 11% of the population. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.