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The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$1,150,000

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,615

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
61,511
Population Change Since 2000
8%
Population Change Since 1990
16%
Population Density
4,610
Median Annual Household Income
$131,683
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
33%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
90%
Households with Children
31.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.3
Median Age
37
Married
63%
Single
28%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
64%
Renter-Occupied Homes
29%
Vacant Homes
7%
Median Years in Residence
4.0
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
41

Transportation

Average Commute Time
28.3 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
10.0
Drive/Carpool
70%
Public Transit
15%
Walk/Bike/Other
7%
Work at Home
8%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

Local DC MD VA Area News

Presbyterian Church named in abuse lawsuit

A minister is taking his own denomination to task, claiming in a lawsuit that the Presbyterian Church was partly responsible for sexual abuse he suffered as a teenager.

Warner: Export-Import Bank supports Va. port jobs

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner says the U.S. Export-Import Bank helps support thousands of jobs in Virginia and needs to be reauthorized.

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Monday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "Pick 3 Midday" game were:

Rare California lightning storm leaves one man dead, a dozen injured

Rare California lightning storm leaves one man dead, a dozen injured

Lightning struck Venice Beach as rare thunderstorms pushed north through southern California on Sunday.

First morning rush on Silver Line runs smoothly

Nearly 10,000 people have used Metro's five new Silver Line stations during the morning rush hour.

More active oversight planned for Deep Creek Lake

A draft management plan for the Deep Creek Lake watershed seeks better coordination among government agencies and private parties whose interests converge at the western Maryland vacation destination.

Also leaving Md. for Tennessee: The military's M9 sidearm

Also leaving Md. for Tennessee: The military's M9 sidearm

Beretta has made the gun in Maryland for more than two decades. The company is moving manufacturing to Tennessee to protest the state's new gun laws.

Sometimes big thunderstorm forecasts fizzle: what went wrong Sunday…

Sometimes big thunderstorm forecasts fizzle: what went wrong Sunday…

Advertised severe storms Sunday failed to materialize, leaving some local residents - who altered their plans based on the forecast - exasperated.

Maryland basketball arena renamed Xfinity Center

The basketball arena at the University of Maryland has been renamed the Xfinity Center.

TN Lottery

These Tennessee lotteries were drawn Monday:

Witness list released in McDonnell trial

Federal prosecutors have filed a list of 61 potential witnesses in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife.

Salisbury University stadium to get $19M upgrade

Salisbury University will break ground on $19 million in upgrades to the school's stadium this winter.

Carry on, D.C. gun owners

Carry on, D.C. gun owners

In unusual weekend ruling, federal judge declares city ban on carrying of weapons is unconstitutional.

Prince William County adopt a pet

Prince William County adopt a pet

Lily, a female orange tabby, and Pudgy, an 8-year-old beagle mix, are available for adoption.

Poultry staffers return to work after ammonia leak

The Dorchester County authorities say staffers at the Amick Farms poultry processing plant in Hurlock have returned to work after an ammonia leak caused the building to be evacuated.

Prince William County news in brief

Child car seat check is today in Nokesville; Drunk driving campaign begins Aug. 15

Prince William County sports announcements

Players of all ages and officials are sought for activities including baseball, football and lacrosse.

Prince William County health calendar

Health-related events and support group meetings are scheduled in the coming weeks.

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