Fair Lakes, Virginia

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Fair Lakes
Census-designated place (CDP)
Fair Lakes is located in Virginia
Fair Lakes
Fair Lakes
Location within the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 38°51′47″N 77°22′55″W / 38.86306°N 77.38194°W / 38.86306; -77.38194Coordinates: 38°51′47″N 77°22′55″W / 38.86306°N 77.38194°W / 38.86306; -77.38194
Country United States
State Virginia
County Fairfax
Population (2000)
 • Total 7,942
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 22033
Area code(s) 703, 571
Website http://fairlakes.com/

Fair Lakes is a census-designated place (CDP) and business park located northwest of Fairfax in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. The Census Bureau defines Fair Lakes as a census-designated place (CDP) with a population of 7,942 as of 2010.[1]

About[edit]

Fair Lakes is a mixed-use development of upscale residential apartments, and commercial buildings, built by Milton Peterson's Peterson Companies.[2][3]

The main road in Fair Lakes is the Fair Lakes Parkway. Other major roads that pass through the area are the Fairfax County Parkway (SR 286); West Ox Road (SR 608), and SR 6751 / Monument Drive. SR 645 / Stringfellow Road forms the western boundary of Fair Lakes, and is also the western terminus for the Fair Lakes Parkway. An interchange with Interstate 66 is at the southern border of Fair Lakes.

  • Virginia 7700.png SR 7700 / Fair Lakes Parkway
  • Virginia 286.svg SR 286 / Fairfax County Parkway
  • Circle sign 608.svg SR 608 / West Ox Road
  • Circle sign 645.svg SR 645 / Stringfellow Road
  • I-66.svg Interstate 66

History[edit]

The area was farm land until planned development of the office parks and neighborhoods began in the 1980s and 1990s.

Major Amenities[edit]

Malls & Shopping Centers[edit]

  • East Market at Fair Lakes
  • Fair Lakes Center
  • Fair Lakes Promenade
  • Fair Oaks Mall
  • The Shops of Fair Lakes

Communities[edit]

  • The Arbors at Fair Lakes
  • Avalon Fair Lakes
  • Camden Fair Lakes
  • Elan Condominiums
  • Fair Lakes Condominiums
  • Gates of Fair Lakes
  • The Greens at Fair Lakes Condominiums
  • North Lake
  • Willow Oaks at Fair Lakes
  • Water's Edge at Fair Lakes
  • The Windsor at Fair Lakes
  • Stonecroft Condominiums
  • Fair Lakes Pender Creek - Gables Residential

Private Schools[edit]

  • Chesterbrook Academy
  • Fair Lakes Children's Center

Companies[edit]

  • Argon ST Inc - The Boeing Company
  • CGI Group
  • General Dynamics
  • Northrop Grumman
  • SRA International

References[edit]

  1. ^ Virginia Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data). Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed 2011-06-08.
  2. ^ http://www.petersoncos.com/company/history
  3. ^ Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (2002), Road Travel Demand: Meeting the Challenge, OECD, p. 147, ISBN 92-64-19755-9, retrieved 2009-02-18 

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