University Center, Virginia

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University Center, Virginia
University Center is located in Northern Virginia
University Center
University Center
University Center is located in Virginia
University Center
University Center
University Center is located in the United States
University Center
University Center
Coordinates: 39°3′22″N 77°26′25″W / 39.05611°N 77.44028°W / 39.05611; -77.44028Coordinates: 39°3′22″N 77°26′25″W / 39.05611°N 77.44028°W / 39.05611; -77.44028
Country United States
State Virginia
County Loudoun
Named forGeorge Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus
Area
 • Total0.95 sq mi (2.46 km2)
 • Land0.92 sq mi (2.38 km2)
 • Water0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation
265 ft (81 m)
Population
 • Total3,586
 • Density3,905/sq mi (1,507.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
20147 (Ashburn)
FIPS code51-80120
GNIS feature ID2584932

University Center is a census-designated place (CDP) in Loudoun County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 United States Census was 3,586.[2] Mailing addresses in the community are for Ashburn.

Geography[edit]

The University Center CDP is in eastern Loudoun County, on the north side of Virginia State Route 7 (Harry Byrd Highway). Via Route 7, it is 7 miles (11 km) northwest to Leesburg, the county seat, and 30 miles (48 km) southeast to Washington, D.C. The community is bordered to the north by the Potomac River and to the east by Broad Run, its tributary. Ashburn is to the south, across Route 7, and Montgomery County, Maryland, borders the CDP across the Potomac.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.97 square miles (2.5 km2), of which 0.03 square miles (0.08 km2), or 3.29%, are water.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files –Virginia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 3, 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Total Population: 2010 Census DEC Summary File 1 (P1), University Center CDP, Virginia". data.census.gov. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 3, 2021.