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What You’ll Love About Fairfax Station

The Amenities

Shopping centers, beautiful parks, delicious restaurants, and more: Fairfax Station has something for everyone!

The Employment

Fairfax Station is ideally located for those commuting to the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., or Ft. Belvoir.

The Weather

Warm summer days and comfortable winter nights are just two more reasons to fall in love with Fairfax Station.

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Come Explore Life in Fairfax Station

Stately homes and peaceful landscapes can be found in the charming community of Fairfax Station, Virginia. Residents flock here because of the tranquil lifestyle, and relatively easy commute to Washington, D.C. and the Pentagon. Fairfax Station is just minutes away from major expressways, commuter lots, the metro, and Virginia Railway Express. Everything you need, from delicious restaurants to major retailers and public services, is right around the corner in Fairfax Station. A renowned public education system, luxurious homes, and beautiful parks and forests are just three of the reasons this area is so highly sought-after. 

Spotlights of Fairfax Station

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Parks & Rec

The opportunities for outdoor recreation are endless in Fairfax Station! South Run Park is an excellent place for hiking, a good workout, or tree-top zip lining. Another great option for scenic fishing is at Lake Barton, just minutes away in Burke.

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Aquatic Recreation

Burke Lake is a local treasure of Fairfax Station that offers fishing, boating, mini golf, a driving range, picnic pavilions, and a kiddie train that winds along the lake's perimeter. Lake Mercer is another scenic getaway, home to bald eagles, big-mouth bass, and picturesque views.



Fairfax Station has a very low unemployment rate of about 2.9%. This is a great community for those needing to commute to Washington, D.C., the Pentagon, and Fort Belvoir in Arlington.



Families residing within Fairfax Station may send their children to schools served by the Fairfax Station County Public School System, offers some of the finest public schools in the state. Situated within Fairfax Station are six elementary schools, four middle schools, and two high schools.

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Cultural Attractions

Rich history is waiting in Fairfax Station. The 90-year-old Lorton Prison has been transformed into a thriving venue for local artists, and is now known at the Cultural Arts Center. Tour the historic grounds, say hello to the hundreds of emerging artists, and enjoy the vibrancy of the local community.

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Community Events

Holiday celebrations, cultural festivals, and more fun community events make it easy to make friends and feel like an active part of the community. Local organizations and community partnerships regularly host a number of events for residents.

Fairfax Station Attractions

Fairfax Station at a Glance

quick facts

Quick Facts

Population (2010): 12,030
Zip Code: 22039
Mean Home Price (2013): $646,700


Travel & Commute

Washington, DC: 46 min
Arlington: 36 min
Commute Options: Metro, VA Rail Express, Commuter Lots, Commuter Buses
Airport: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Dulles International Airport
Major Highways: I-66, Highway 286

Fairfax Station Real Estate

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