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Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$479,798

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,372

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
18,220
Population Change Since 2000
5%
Population Change Since 1990
10%
Population Density
1,335
Median Annual Household Income
$130,693
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
41%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
86%
Households with Children
40.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
36
Married
70%
Single
25%
Divorced
7%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
87%
Renter-Occupied Homes
10%
Vacant Homes
3%
Median Years in Residence
6.8
Annual Residential Turnover
11%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
21

Transportation

Average Commute Time
32.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
18.0
Drive/Carpool
87%
Public Transit
6%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
5%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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In Ward 8, vigil for Marion Barry moves from mourning to celebrating

In Ward 8, vigil for Marion Barry moves from mourning to celebrating

Speakers spoke about wanting to fight gentrification and to aid the empowerment of blacks.

21 states push to overturn Maryland gun law

Twenty-one states have asked a federal appeals court to overturn Maryland's tough gun-control law, contending that its provisions banning 45 assault weapons and limiting gun magazines to 10 rounds violate the Second Amendment right to keep firearms at home for self-protection.

Pedestrian struck on Nov. 8 dies of injuries

Montgomery County Police say a pedestrian struck by a car in Rockville has died.

Marion Barry: A potent symbol of a D.C. that no longer exists

Marion Barry: A potent symbol of a D.C. that no longer exists

Chocolate City has given way to Two Washingtons and worsening disparities.

PM Update: Cold front to whisk away record and near-record temperatures; Wednesday winter storm update

PM Update: Cold front to whisk away record and near-record temperatures; Wednesday winter storm update

Today was really warm by November standards. We lose about 15 degrees tomorrow, setting up the winter storm risk to come.

Contrasting views persist on Marion Barry's legacy

Contrasting views persist on Marion Barry's legacy

Two divergent views of Washington's "mayor for life" stand in stark contrast in the complicated legacy that Marion Barry leaves behind.

BWI Airport loses power for 90 minutes

A power outage at the BWI Airport terminal disrupted operations and caused flights to be cancelled or delayed.

Bicyclist killed in crash with truck in Maryland

Montgomery County Police say a bicyclist was killed when he collided with a truck at the entrance to a shopping center in Gaithersburg.

Md. wind farm developer seeks zoning exception

A western Maryland wind farm developer is asking state regulators for a third construction delay while it seeks an exception to local land-use regulations.

Oklahoma wins back its No Child Left Behind waiver

Three months after it pulled Oklahoma's No Child Left Behind Waiver, the U.S. Department of Education reverses course and gives it back.

Washington D.C. hits record high, soaring to 74 degrees

Washington D.C. hits record high, soaring to 74 degrees

D.C. matched the record set in 1958. Dulles and BWI, so far, are a few degrees short.

Wednesday winter storm: Rain to a little wet snow forecast inside Beltway, increasing snow amounts north and west

Wednesday winter storm: Rain to a little wet snow forecast inside Beltway, increasing snow amounts north and west

An inch of wet snow is forecast inside the Beltway, with up to 3-6 inches in our colder areas like Frederick and Leesburg, Forecast uncertainty is high, however.

Flood and high wind warnings in effect around Buffalo, N.Y., as snow removal continues

Flood and high wind warnings in effect around Buffalo, N.Y., as snow removal continues

While the rivers in the Buffalo area are expected to continue to rise another few feet, none of the rivers are forecast to crest beyond minor flood stage.

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

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

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These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Monday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

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

Ex-principal charged with stealing from fund

Authorities say a former Baltimore principal has been charged with stealing from the high school's student activity fund to make personal purchases.

Winning numbers drawn in 'Play 3 Day' game

The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Delaware Lottery's "Play 3 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Play 4 Day' game

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

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