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Lorton is in Fairfax County, in the Washington-Arlington metro area.
The latitude of Lorton is 38.704N. The longitude is -77.228W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 144 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 17,786.
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10% of Lorton residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Lorton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Lorton was $25,146, compared with $21,587 nationally.
29% of Lorton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Lorton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $837. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,269.
Libraries in Lorton include Lorton Community Library ... View libraries
Fairfax County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Lorton political report.
The average commute time for Lorton workers is 34 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Lorton include Comfort Inn Gunston Corner.
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