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Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair.  Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair. Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Avg Home Sold Price
$515,000

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,253

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
2,870
Population Change Since 2000
38%
Population Change Since 1990
78%
Population Density
425
Median Annual Household Income
$164,465
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
44%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
123%
Households with Children
51.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.1
Median Age
35
Married
77%
Single
19%
Divorced
7%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
91%
Renter-Occupied Homes
5%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
4.5
Annual Residential Turnover
10%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
20

Transportation

Average Commute Time
26.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
14.0
Drive/Carpool
87%
Public Transit
3%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
8%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

Local DC MD VA Area News

Local digest: D.C.-area news for Sept. 20, 2014

A roundup of news from around the District.

Second man arrested trying to enter White House

Second man arrested trying to enter White House

A man who drove up to a White House gate and refused to leave was arrested on Saturday, the Secret Service said, less than 24 hours after another man jumped the fence and made it all the way into the presidential residence before being apprehended. The president and first family were not at home.

Del. beach towns see increase in parking revenue

Free parking has returned to Delaware's beach towns as summer comes to a close, but city officials say parking revenue was generally up this year.

Woman dies in single-vehicle crash near Hagerstown

Maryland State Police are investigating a crash that killed a Hagerstown woman in Washington County.

Chain-reaction crash leaves 9 injured in Frederick

Nine people are injured after a chain-reaction crash in Frederick when the driver of a utility van drove through a red light.

Va. justice William Mims speaks in hometown

On rare occasions, Virginia Supreme Court Justice William C. Mims can get away from formal titles and once again be "Billy from Mason Street."

Soldier's relative to attend Civil War 150th event

When Ambrose Smith went "Whirling through Winchester" after the Sept. 19, 1864, battle that drove Confederate troops south - he couldn't have known that his great-great-grandson would be living in the town 150 years later.

Lennard Sweeney charged in fatal stabbing in Southeast D.C.

Lennard Sweeney of Southwest D.C. has been charged with first degree felony murder while armed.

George Washington University student dies in DC

George Washington University officials say an undergraduate student has died and was apparently found in an off-campus apartment.

D.C. police seek driver who killed bicyclist in hit-and-run

Incident involving light-colored SUV at corner of Eighth and S streets NW occurred at 2:33 a.m.

DC police investigate fatal hit-and-run crash

District of Columbia police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist in northwest Washington.

Why a kindergarten teacher is running for Congress

Why a kindergarten teacher is running for Congress

She is in her 35th year of teaching and is highly concerned about over-testing.

Metro to resume use of computer-driven trains

Metro plans to bring back computer-driven trains to the red line, five years after the automated system failed and caused a fatal crash.

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 4 Midday" game were:

DC Lottery

These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 3 Midday" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 5 Midday" game were:

2 from Md. killed in Va. plane crash at race track

Virginia State Police say two people from Maryland were killed in a plane crash at Virginia International Raceway.

Winning numbers drawn in 'Play 4 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Delaware Lottery's "Play 4 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Day" game were:

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