The Plains, Virginia

The Plains: Town in Virginia, United States

About

The Plains is a town located in the county of Fauquier in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 217 and a population density of 316 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 237 inhabitants.

The Plains locator map
Location of The Plains on Virginia map.

Quick Facts about The Plains

Population : 237 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Virginia (United States)
County : Fauquier County
Postal code : 20198
Phone Area Codes : 540
Area : 0.69 km2
Altitude : 610 feet / 186 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:12:06 (23rd May 2024)
Density : 346 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 8.44% (2010-2020)
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Geography

The Plains is located at 38°51'43"N 77°46'26"W (38.8620600, -77.7738800).

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Demographics

The population of The Plains increased by 8.44% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 217 - census
2011 221 1.81% estimation process
2012 221 0% estimation process
2013 224 1.34% estimation process
2014 226 0.88% estimation process
2015 227 0.44% estimation process
2016 229 0.87% estimation process
2017 229 0% estimation process
2018 235 2.55% estimation process
2019 236 0.42% estimation process
2020 237 0.42% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 15,679
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 15,285
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,660
April 1, 2010 Population : 15,254
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.1%
People over 65 (%) : 17.6%
Female persons, % : 50.7%
White only, percent : 91.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 2.4%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 89.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,043
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.3%

The Plains zip code is 20198. County name: Fauquier, County fips: 51061

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $147,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,123
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $467
2015-2019 median gross rent : $756
2015-2019 Households : 6,987
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.10
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 55,179
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 147,595
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 469,127
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 506,127
2012 total retail sales per capita : $32,687
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,661
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $30,367
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,118
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,064
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 602
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 41
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,919
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 182
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,654
2010 population per square mile : 1,369.6
2010 land area in square miles : 11.14

People born in The Plains (1)

American businessman Steve Huffman was born in The Plains

Schools in The Plains

College & universities near The Plains, VA

Code Name City ZIP
445762 Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Manassas Manassas (VA) 20109

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near The Plains, VA

Code Name Address Type
MSS Manassas station 9431 West Street RAIL
BCV Burke Centre 10399 Premier Court RAIL
CLP Culpeper station 109 South Commerce Street RAIL
LOR Lorton station 8006 Lorton Road RAIL
WDB Woodbridge station 1040 Express Way RAIL

Post offices near The Plains

Post Office Name City ZIP
The Plain Post Office The Plains (VA) 20198

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Fauquier County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Fauquier County , VA.

City Name Population Title
Petersburg 30,446 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Hopewell 22,375 Independent city in Virginia, United States
Warrenton 9,982 Town in Virginia, United States
Remington 661 Incorporated town in Virginia