Why Live in Lorton, Virginia?

Today, in our continuing series on “Why Live In,” we explore Lorton, Virginia.

Located in Fairfax County, Virginia, in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area, Lorton is a great place to live. It is most known for the Gunston Hall, the Fort Belvoir Army Corps of Engineers base and Cranford Church. It is surrounded by several major highways and has several public transportation options.

Here are a few quick highlights:

  • Estimated Population: 18,600
  • Estimated Median Household Income: $85,250
  • Estimated Home Value: $354,750
  • Unemployment Rate: 3.60%

There are several great schools and amazing homes in Lorton, Virginia. All four of the schools in Lorton have received Cruvita Medals of Excellence at the national level, and you can see them here, or you can see their position on a map by clicking here

Interested in the available homes in Lorton, Virginia? You can click here to see homes for sale and for rent in the area.

What do you think about Lorton, Virginia? Would you buy a home and raise your family here? Let us know on our feedback page, on our Facebook page or on Twitter!