The following sections provide demographic and development related data for the City of Manassas. Demographic information is not only important for the long-range planning of the city, but is also important for the provision and funding of services to city residents. The data is provided in addition to data tracked by the economic development department.
City of Manassas Key Demographics
The City annually publishes a demographics report, which summarizes population estimates for the city, as well as estimates across several different topic areas including populations, housing, income, employment, and education. The data provided in this profile is based on the most recent U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey (ACS) and Population Estimates Program (PEP) with Decennial Census data provided when available. Descriptions and links to these and other available data sources are provided in Appendix A.
In order to provide additional information to residents and the business community about development activity in the City of Manassas, the Community Development Department maintains reports on current development activity and pending land use cases (rezoning and special use permit):