Fauquier County

Fauquier County, Virginia

10 Hotel St
Warrenton, VA 20186
Phone: (540) 347-8680
Fax: (540) 349-2331

In north-central VA, west of Alexandria; organized May 1, 1759 from Prince William County. Name Origin: For Francis Fauquier (1704-68), lieutenant governor of the colony of VA (1758-68)

Area (sq mi):: 651.42 (land 649.70; water 1.72) Population per square mile: 100.00
Population 2005: 64,997 State rank: 28 Population change: 2000-20005 17.90%; 1990-2000 13.10% Population 2000: 55,139 (White 87.20%; Black or African American 8.80%; Hispanic or Latino 2.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $28,757; median household $61,999; Population below poverty level: 5.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $38,946-$41,207
Unemployment (2004): 2.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 36.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 58.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Warrenton, Va.--On July 12, 2012, the Board of Supervisors of Fauquier County in Warrenton, Va., passed a new farm winery ordinance that restricted farm wineries' hours, the number of special events a winery could have per month and the number of people who could attend those events, in addition to other provisions.
But his mom called the Fauquier County Sheriff's Office in Virginia and reported that her son was trespassing on the property and was "changing the locks on the doors to the winery, and possibly removing items from the building," reports TMZ.
The Cold War Museum will lease a modest sized, two story building and secure storage facility at Vint Hill, located in Fauquier County, Virginia, less than 30 miles from Washington Dulles International Airport.
This illustrated history of Virginia's Fauquier County covers the political, social and cultural influences of this region while touching on the natural beauty and tourism around the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Equipment is being installed at a C&D debris recycling facility in Fauquier County, Va., that is scheduled to open in May of 2007.
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"The Fauquier County School Board may approve an American Sign Language course that would allow high school students to receive foreign language credits next year, school officials said.
She lives in Fauquier County, Virginia, with her husband
Fauquier County is located approximately 40 miles southwest of Washington, D.C., in Virginia's "Hunt Country." Despite policies to manage and control growth, the county grew 13 percent during the last decade to a population of more than 55,000.
The Circuit Court of Fauquier County granted the summary judgment.
In January the Board of Supervisors of Fauquier County, Virginia, passed a new outdoor-lighting law to reduce the use of polluting fixtures.
The Potomac Tracon, located at Vint Hill in Fauquier County, Virginia, will consolidate the existing terminal radar control facilities at Baltimore-Washington International, Dulles International and Reagan Washington National airports and Andrews Air Force Base.