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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B+
Mantua is a suburb of Washington, D.C. with a population of 7,207. Mantua is in Fairfax County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. Living in Mantua offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mantua there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Mantua and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Mantua are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$746,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,883
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Mantua Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    6%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    42%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%

Working in Mantua

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$157,845
National
$55,322
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Mantua Reviews

3 reviews
Excellent neighborhood, lots of community activities, club house/pool/tennis court events. Safe neighborhood, caring neighbors, neighborhood watch. lots of greenery around. great schools.
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Mantua is a safe, family-friendly neighborhood with good public schools such as Mantua Elementary School and Robert Frost Middle School.
I am very glad that my parents decided to move here when I was a kid.