Lorton Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lorton, VA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Lorton. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Lorton such as Springfield... and Fairfax Station. When you’re ready, Trulia has 89 resale and new homes in Lorton lined up for you, including 6 open houses, and 50 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$406,300

Median Sales Price

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$244

Price Per Sqft

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$2,450

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Lorton show a 5% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Lorton for Dec 16 to Mar 15 was $406,300 based on 52 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lorton was $244, an increase of 13% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lorton for Feb 16 to Mar 16 was $2,450.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Lorton can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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153

Counts of Theft

93

Counts of Assault

66

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Lorton

There are 4 schools in Lorton.

Elementary Schools
7

Laurel Hill Elementary School

Public, K - 6

7

Lorton Station Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

4

Gunston Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

Middle Schools
7

South County High School

Public, 7 - 12

High Schools
7

South County High School

Public, 7 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Lorton by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
19%
Single residents
Home owners
80%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$101,923
Median household income
College educated
59%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Lorton commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
91% commute by car
0% commute by bike
9% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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