Gainesville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gainesville, VA

General Gainesville Information

State: Virginia

County: Prince William County

Close cities: Bristow, VA, Broad Run, VA, West Gate, VA, Haymarket, VA, Centreville, VA, Linton Hall, VA, Loch Lomond, VA, Bull Run, VA, Sudley, VA, Catharpin, VA, Chantilly, VA

Gainesville Population (census data)
Total 5,564
Male 2,745 (49.3%)
Female 2,819 (50.7%)

Population Density: 573 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 121.0 (US Avg is 100)

Gainesville Elevation: 353 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.72 square miles

Median Household Income: $100,919

Zip Codes: 20156, and 20155.

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Gainesville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.6%)
  • Black (6.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Other race (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.5%)
  • Irish (14.6%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • United States (7.7%)
  • French (5.1%)
  • Italian (4.9%)
Foriegn Born: 210 people (3.8%)
  • Latin America (46.8%)
  • Europe (29.8%)
  • Asia (23.4%)

Local Gainesville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals
NFL Football: Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Gainesville School Information

Middle Schools
Bull Run Middle (6308 Catharpin Road, Gainesville, VA, 20155 - Prince William County Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Buckland Mills Elementary (10511 Wharfdale Place, Gainesville, VA, 20155 - Prince William County Public Schools District)
George G. Tyler Elementary (14500 John Marshall Highway, Gainesville, VA, 20155 - Prince William County Public Schools District)
Glenkirk Elementary (8584 Sedge Wren Drive, Gainesville, VA, 20155 - Prince William County Public Schools District)

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