1980 and 1990 Census

This site contains 1980 and 1990 census data for the nine counties and cities of Northern Virginia. For each decade, a complete set of data tables is presented for Summary Tape Files (STF) 1 and 3.

The STF nomenclature is used by the Census Bureau to distinguish between complete-count and sample data:

Dark Blue Ball GraphicSTF1 consists of a limited subset of basic population and housing information obtained from questions asked of the entire population.
Pink Ball GraphicSTF3 provides more detailed social, demographic and economic statistics obtained from the approximately 1-in-6 households receiving the long-form questionnaire.
Each profile has a corresponding Excel spreadsheet for those wishing to download the information.


 1980
Basic Population & Housing Data (STF1)
STF1
Excel
Detailed Social & Economic Data
(STF3)
STF3
 Excel


AB
City of Alexandria1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Arlington County1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Fairfax1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Fairfax County1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Falls Church1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Loudoun County1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Manassas1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Manassas Park1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Prince William County1980 Basic Population & Housing Data1980 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)


 1990
Basic Population & Housing Data
 (
STF1)
STF1
Excel
Detailed Social & Economic Data (STF3)
STF3
 Excel
AB
ABCD
City of Alexandria1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Arlington County1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)
1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)

1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Fairfax1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Fairfax County1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Falls Church1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Loudoun County1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Manassas1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
City of Manassas Park1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Prince William County1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set B)1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Excel)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set A)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set B)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set C)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Set D)1980 Detailed Social and Economic Data (Excel)
Northern Virginia1990 Basic Population & Housing Data (Set A)