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Many homes in the Lyon Park neighborhood of North Arlington have well-tended lawns and gardens. Photo by Susan Straight/For The Washington Post

Many homes in the Lyon Park neighborhood of North Arlington have well-tended lawns and gardens. Photo by Susan Straight/For The Washington Post

Beth Kirby, right, and Allen Levy get their exercise walking the hilly terrain of Donaldson Run in North Arlington as their daughter Cara Levy delivers Girl Scout cookies. Photo by Ann Cameron Siegal/For The Washington Post

Beth Kirby, right, and Allen Levy get their exercise walking the hilly terrain of Donaldson Run in North Arlington as their daughter Cara Levy delivers Girl Scout cookies. Photo by Ann Cameron Siegal/For The Washington Post

Children play in the automated water playground in Lyon Village in North Arlington. Staff Photo by Robert A. Reeder

Children play in the automated water playground in Lyon Village in North Arlington. Staff Photo by Robert A. Reeder

Avg Home Sold Price
$554,585

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,434

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
16,755
Population Change Since 2000
7%
Population Change Since 1990
9%
Population Density
6,220
Median Annual Household Income
$138,069
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
52%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
149%
Households with Children
40.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.6
Median Age
33
Married
56%
Single
32%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
74%
Renter-Occupied Homes
23%
Vacant Homes
3%
Median Years in Residence
4.1
Annual Residential Turnover
18%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
51

Transportation

Average Commute Time
26.3 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
6.0
Drive/Carpool
77%
Public Transit
15%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
5%

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