Update on the housing market in Fairfax County Virginia
We looked at counties located in Fairfax County, Virginia and compared square footage pricing in zip codes. The data illustrates ALL of Fairfax county and does not separate condo’s from single family homes. The lot sizes have no meaning to the price per square feet in this post , the price is based on the living area of the home and nothing else.
The average SOLD price per square foot in Fairfax County is $311 per square foot which is up 3% from a year ago. Lot size, upgrades, age etc. have no bearing on these numbers. To effectively use this method , more information would be needed such as, style, size, type of home, location, neighborhood and square foot pricing can be useful.
Below is a small sample list of zip codes and the correlating city /area and based on the average for 2017 up to September 2017
◊ The highest priced area in Fairfax County is Arlington
22213 zip code and the average price per sq. ft is $586
◊ Del Ray, 22301 is the second highest at $528
◊ Chantilly comes in at $257 in 20151
◊ Centreville 20120 equals $255 and 20121 $250
◊ The most affordable, 22060 Fort Belvior is $236
◊ There are three zip codes for Vienna:
22180 price per square feet equals $395,
22182 equals 351 and 22181 is at $350
◊ Fairfax County has 49 active residential zip codes that were used
Chart below breaks down $/Sqft by house type