Alexandria City of Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria: Independent city in Virginia, United States

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About

Alexandria is a city located in the county of City of Alexandria in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 139,966 and a population density of 3,490 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 159,428 inhabitants.

The city was created 272 years ago in 1748.

Geography

Alexandria is located at 38°48'17"N 77°2'49"W (38.8048400, -77.0469200). It has 4 neighbors: District of Columbia, Prince George s County, Arlington and Fairfax County.

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Alexandria Quick Facts

Population : 159,428 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : City of Alexandria
Head of government : Mayor of Alexandria, Virginia
Postal code : 22302, 22305, 22311, 22312, 22304, 22206, 22301, 22314
Phone Area Codes : 571, 703
Area : 40.1 km2
Official name : Alexandria
Official language : English
Altitude : 39 feet / 12 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1749 (272 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00, Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 23:31:02 (27th July 2021)
Density : 3,975 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 12.21% (2010-2019)

  • Justin Wilson , 2019-01-02T00:00:00Z
  • Allison Silberberg , 2 January, 2019 2016-01-05T00:00:00Z

  • Caen (1991 )
  • Dundee (1993 )
  • Gyumri (1988 )
  • Helsingborg Municipality

Alexandria has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Alexandria increased by 12.21% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2007 140,024 -
2010 139,966 -0.04% census
2011 144,219 2.95% estimation process
2012 147,291 2.09% estimation process
2013 149,637 1.57% estimation process
2014 151,375 1.15% estimation process
2015 153,654 1.48% estimation process
2016 156,698 1.94% estimation process
2017 159,215 1.58% estimation process
2018 159,069 -0.09% estimation process
2019 159,428 0.23% estimation process

Alexandria zip code is 22301. County name: Alexandria, County fips: 51510

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People born in Alexandria (200)

People born in Alexandria, including politician Cuthbert Powell, politician George W. Summers, actor Zachary Knighton, you can see a list of people who born in Alexandria.

Schools

College & universities near Alexandria

Code Name City ZIP
482653 DeVry University-Virginia Arlington (VA) 22202
460871 Chamberlain University-Virginia Arlington (VA) 22202
427894 CET-Alexandria Alexandria (VA) 22312
436030 Hair Academy II Hillcrest Heights (MD) 20748-1401
486424 Saint Michael College of Allied Health Alexandria (VA) 22309-2348

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Alexandria

Code Name Address Type
ALX Union Station 110 Callahan Drive RAIL
WAS Washington Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave NE RAIL
LOR Lorton station 8006 Lorton Road RAIL
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL
NCR New Carrollton station 4300 Garden City Drive RAIL

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in City of Alexandria

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in City of Alexandria , VA.

City Name Population Title
Wakefield 825 City in Sussex County, Virginia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Alexandria distances to largest Virginia cities

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