StatisticOld TownAlexandriaVirginia
Population density (sq mi)7,66910,143218
Median age46.536.237.8
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1830%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a67%84%
Speak Spanishn/a14%7%

Key findings

  • The population density in Old Town is 24% lower than Alexandria
  • The median age in Old Town is 29% higher than Alexandria
  • In Old Town 84.77% of the population is White
  • In Old Town 9.30% of the population is Black
  • In Old Town 3.02% of the population is Asian

Compare Alexandria, VA Demographics


      Old Town population breakdown by race

      RaceOld TownAlexandriaVirginia
      American Indian0.58%0.16%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.07%
      Mixed race1.30%4.91%3.37%
      Other race1.03%4.12%2.30%
      In Old Town, 16.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Old Town age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Old Town, Alexandria, VA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).