Warrenton, VA Population

Population: 6,670. Estimated population in July 2020: 8,635 (+29.5% change)
Males: 3,061 (45.9%), Females: 3,609 (54.1%)

Fauquier County

Zip codes: 20186, 20187.

Median resident age: 38.1 years
Median household income: $50,760
Median house value: $144,800

Races in Warrenton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (77.9%)
  • Black (16.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (15.8%), English (11.4%), Irish (10.7%), United States (8.3%), Italian (4.4%), French (2.6%).

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 4.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Warrenton

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Warrenton town

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

5.8% Foreign born (2.5% Asia, 1.5% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,549 (+30.2%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Warrenton:

  • FAUQUIER HOSP (500 HOSPITAL DR)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Warrenton:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Warrenton:

  • WASHINGTON DULLES INTERNATIONAL (about 29 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; Abbreviation: IAD)
  • RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL (about 54 miles; WASHINGTON, DC; Abbreviation: DCA)
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE-ALBEMARLE (about 61 miles; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Abbreviation: CHO)
Other public-use airports nearest to Warrenton:

  • WARRENTON-FAUQUIER (about 12 miles; WARRENTON, VA; Abbreviation: W66)
  • CULPEPER REGIONAL (about 15 miles; CULPEPER, VA; Abbreviation: CJR)
  • WHITMAN STRIP (about 17 miles; MANASSAS, VA; Abbreviation: 0V5)
Amtrak station:
WARRENTON (RTS. 29/15/17 SOUTH) – Bus Station. Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Warrenton:

  • GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY (about 34 miles; FAIRFAX, VA; Full-time enrollment: 16,564)
  • MARY WASHINGTON COLLEGE (about 37 miles; FREDERICKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,731)
  • LORD FAIRFAX COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; MIDDLETOWN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,064)
  • SHENANDOAH UNIVERSITY (about 41 miles; WINCHESTER, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,030)
  • NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; ANNANDALE, VA; Full-time enrollment: 19,406)
  • MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; ARLINGTON, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,479)
  • SHEPHERD COLLEGE (about 50 miles; Shepherdstown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,576)

Schools

Public high school in Warrenton:

  • FAUQUIER HIGH (Students: 1,651; Location: 705 WATERLOO RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Warrenton:

  • HIGHLAND SCHOOL (Students: 387; Location: 597 BROADVIEW AVENUE; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Warrenton:

  • W. C. TAYLOR MIDDLE (Students: 657; Location: 350 E SHIRLEY AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JAMES G. BRUMFIELD ELEM (Students: 641; Location: 550 ALWINGTON BLVD; Grades: PK – 05)
  • WARRENTON MIDDLE (Students: 630; Location: 244 WATERLOO ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • P. B. SMITH ELEM. (Students: 532; Location: 6176 DUMFRIES RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • C. M. BRADLEY ELEM. (Students: 434; Location: 674 HASTINGS LN; Grades: PK – 05)
  • AUBURN MIDDLE (Location: 7270 RILEY RD.; Grades: N – N )
Private primary/middle schools in Warrenton:

  • ST JOHN EVANGELIST ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 282; Location: 111 KING STREET; Grades: PK – 8)
  • THE BOXWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 25; Location: 507 WINCHESTER STREET; Grades: UG – UG)

Libraries

Library in Warrenton:

  • FAUQUIER COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,412,067; Location: 11 WINCHESTER STREET; 137,940 books; 6,149 audio materials; 3,931 video materials; 900 serial subscriptions)