Economic Indicators

Snapshot: Economic & Community Data

Business Climate



Largest Employers*

  1. Micron Technology
  2. Novant Prince William Health System
  3. Manassas City Public Schools
  4. Lockheed Martin
  5. City of Manassas
  6. American Disposal Services
  7. BAE Systems
  8. SWIFT
  9. American Residential Services (ARS)
  10. Aurora Flight Sciences
* based on full-time employees in 2017
Source: City of Manassas Economic Development


Businesses (2016)

 
Total Number of Establishments: 1,548 
New Start-ups: 80
Source: Virginia Employment Commission Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

Workforce (2016)


Civilian Labor Force: 23,246
Unemployment Rate: 3.50% (Virginia 4%)
Source: Virginia Employment Commission, Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Commuting Patterns (2012)


Workers Who Live in the City: 2,891
In-commuters: 20,801
Out-commuters: 15,772
Source: U.S. Census, OnTheMap and LEHD Origin-Destination Employment Statistics

Taxable Value


Meals Tax
Machinery & Tools Tax
Sales Tax
Fiscal Year Value
Fiscal Year Value
Fiscal Year Value
FY 2016  $3,728,988   FY 2016  $709,057,765    FY 2016 $8,055,065
FY 2015 $3,406,893
FY 2015 $770,440,390
FY 2015 $7,555,344
FY 2014 $3,315,080
FY 2014 $759,138,325
FY 2014 $7,581,829
FY 2013 $3,094,965
FY 2013 $752,309,575
FY 2013 $7,811,499
FY 2012 $2,894,531
FY 2012 $705,817,165
FY 2012 $7,210,697
FY 2011 $2,584,054
FY 2011 $842,460,300
FY 2011 $7,305,186

Demographics



Population (December 2017)


Population: 41,483
Source: U.S. Census Bureau Population Estimates and American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Income (2016)


Median Household Income: $74,371
Source: American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates
 

Real Estate



Property Values


Tax Year Residential Commercial
FY 2016 $2,915,314,100 $1,583,564,200
FY 2015 $2,774,454,700 $1,653,210,000
FY 2014 $2,653,025,300 $1,533,191,100
FY 2013 $2,491,207,000 $1,613,906,800
FY 2012 $2,328,941,100 $1,583,564,200
Source: City of Manassas Commissioner of Revenue

Construction Permits


Fiscal
Year
Commercial
Permits
Residential
Permits
Value
FY 2017  94 32 $34,100,000
FY 2016  77 19 $26,200,000
FY 2015 120 48 $41,580,000
FY 2014 93 116 $48,783,000
FY 2013 83 76 $37,113,000
Source: City of Manassas Development Services

Housing (2013)


Total Housing Units:13,232
Occupied Units: 12,274
Owner-Occupied Units: 7,936
Home Ownership Rate: 65%
Median Value: $257,500 
Source: American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Walkability


Walkscore (2015): Downtown Manassas – 83/100
Source: WalkScore