South Run, Virginia

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South Run, Virginia
Census-designated place
Houses in South Run CDP, January 2018
Houses in South Run CDP, January 2018
South Run is located in Northern Virginia
South Run
South Run
Location within Fairfax county
South Run is located in Virginia
South Run
South Run
South Run (Virginia)
South Run is located in the US
South Run
South Run
South Run (the US)
Coordinates: 38°44′54″N 77°16′23″W / 38.74833°N 77.27306°W / 38.74833; -77.27306Coordinates: 38°44′54″N 77°16′23″W / 38.74833°N 77.27306°W / 38.74833; -77.27306
Country United States
State Virginia
County Fairfax
Area
 • Total 2.60 sq mi (6.73 km2)
 • Land 2.53 sq mi (6.56 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.17 km2)
Elevation 300 ft (90 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,389
 • Density 2,521/sq mi (973.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 22039, 22153
FIPS code 51-74120
GNIS feature ID 2584922

South Run is a census-designated place in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 census was 6,389.[1]

Geography[edit]

The South Run CDP is in southern Fairfax County, bordered to the northwest by Burke Lake Park, to the north by Burke, to the east by Newington Forest, and to the south by Crosspointe. The CDP's borders are formed by the Fairfax County Parkway (Virginia Route 286) to the north; Hooes Road to the east; South Run, a tributary of South Run, and Silverbrook Road to the south; and Ox Road (Virginia State Route 123) to the southwest. The city of Fairfax is 8 miles (13 km) to the north, and downtown Washington, D.C. is 20 miles (32 km) to the northeast.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the total area of the South Run CDP is 2.60 square miles (6.73 km2), of which 2.53 square miles (6.56 km2) is land and 0.066 square miles (0.17 km2), or 2.52%, is water.[1] South Run, a tributary of Pohick Creek and part of the Potomac River watershed, flows from west to east through the center of CDP. At the southeast corner of the CDP it is impounded as Lake Mercer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): South Run, Virginia". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved October 17, 2016.