Fairfax, nicknamed Fairfax City by the locals, is the county seat of , in the state of . The city has roots dating back to the 1700s.

Notable Places in the Area

Public building
is a classical revival style hall that was built in 1900 by Joseph E. Photo: Slowking4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The NRA is a museum located at the NRA Headquarters Building in .

Work of art
Photo: Richeid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Raymond H. "Hap" is a baseball venue in Fairfax, Virginia, . Photo: Jarekt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a census-designated place in , , United States. is situated 3 miles west of Fairfax. Photo: Famartin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a census-designated place in the United States, in , , southwest of The population as of the 2010 census was 13,390. is situated 2½ miles south of Fairfax.

is a census-designated place in , , United States. Photo: Ser Amantio di Nicolao, CC BY-SA 4.0.


38.8462° or 38° 50' 46.4" north
-77.3064° or 77° 18' 22.9" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
430 feet (131 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158226165
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Arabic: فيرفاكس
  • Basque: Fairfax city konderria
  • Bavarian: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Bavarian: Fairfax
  • Bulgarian: Феърфакс
  • Catalan: Fairfax
  • Cebuano: Fairfax (kapital sa kondado)
  • Cebuano: Fairfax
  • Chechen: Ферфакс (Виргини)
  • Chechen: Ферфакс
  • Chinese: 費爾法克斯
  • Chinese: 费尔法克斯
  • Danish: Fairfax
  • Dutch: Fairfax
  • Dutch: Fairfax City
  • Egyptian Arabic: فيرفاكس (ڤيرچينيا)
  • Egyptian Arabic: فيرفاكس
  • English: City of Fairfax
  • English: Fairfax, VA
  • English: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Finnish: Fairfax
  • French: Fairfax
  • French: Municipalité de Fairfax
  • German: Fairfax
  • Greek: Φέιρφαξ
  • Haitian: Fairfax, Vijini
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  • Hebrew: פיירפקס
  • Hungarian: Fairfax
  • Italian: Fairfax
  • Japanese: フェアファックス
  • Korean: 페어팩스
  • Low German: Fairfax
  • Macedonian: Ферфакс
  • Malagasy: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Malagasy: Fairfax
  • Norwegian: Fairfax
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Fairfax
  • Persian: فرفکس، ویرجینیا
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  • Romanian: Fairfax, Virginia
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  • Russian: Фэрфакс
  • Serbian: Ферфакс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Serbo-Croatian: Fairfax
  • South Azerbaijani: فایرفاکس، ویرجینیا
  • Spanish: Ciudad de Fairfax
  • Spanish: Fairfax
  • Spanish: Fairfax, VA
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  • Swahili: Fairfax
  • Swedish: Fairfax, Virginia
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  • Tatar: Ферфакс (Вирджиния)
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  • Turkish: Fairfax, Virginia
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  • Ukrainian: Ферфакс
  • Ukrainian: Феєрфакс
  • Urdu: فیئرفیکس، ورجینیا
  • Vietnamese: Fairfax, Virginia
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  • Waray (Philippines): Fairfax
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