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Great Falls is in Fairfax County, in the Washington-Arlington metro area.
The latitude of Great Falls is 38.998N. The longitude is -77.288W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 341 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 8,549.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Great Falls demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Fairfax County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Washington area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 22066 ZIP code.
13% of Great Falls residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Great Falls ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Great Falls was $78,149, compared with $21,587 nationally.
76% of Great Falls residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Great Falls include Potomac Canal Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Great Falls, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,750. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $3,042.
Libraries in Great Falls include Great Falls Community Library ... View libraries
Fairfax County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Great Falls political report.
The average commute time for Great Falls workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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