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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
$880,063

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

Missing-student suspect faced previous allegations

The man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia student was accused of sexual assault at two colleges more than a decade ago, but did not face charges in either case.

Police arrest suspect in fatal Md. shooting

Prince George's County Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man who tried to break up a fight among teenagers in a Bowie parking lot.

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game

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

Prince George's and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide, Oct. 2-8, 2014

Prince George's and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide, Oct. 2-8, 2014

A list of events in Prince George's County and Southern Maryland for October 2-8, 2014

Will quietest hurricane season in two decades continue in October?

Will quietest hurricane season in two decades continue in October?

While the tropics have been quiet so far this year, October has seen some pretty notable hurricanes in the past, including Wilma of 2005, and Sandy in 2012.

2nd cheetah cub at Metro Richmond Zoo dies

The Metro Richmond Zoo says a second cheetah cub born last month has died.

Tips for getting to Nationals playoff games

Tips for getting to Nationals playoff games

Fans have many travel options for dealing with the Friday and Saturday crowds.

Powerful Typhoon Phanfone could strike Japan, Tokyo this weekend

Powerful Typhoon Phanfone could strike Japan, Tokyo this weekend

In the western Pacific, spins a large and dangerous typhoon named Phanfone that may threaten Japan.

TN Lottery

These Tennessee lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Arrest made in 14 Baltimore-area armed robberies

The FBI has made an arrest in a string of 14 armed robberies in the Baltimore area in less than two months.

McKee Foods to expand Augusta County facility

McKee Foods Corporation is planning a $34 million expansion of its manufacturing plant in August County.

Poll shows narrowing gap in DC mayoral race

A new poll shows a smaller gap between the District of Columbia's top two mayoral candidates than previous surveys had indicated.

Prince George's County volunteer opportunities

Greenbelt Park seeks volunteers to help remove invasive plants in the Sweetgum picnic area Saturday.

Prince George's County community calendar, Oct. 2-8, 2014

Documentary screening, health clinic, classical flute concert, fish fry, river cleanup and other community events.

Drone captures amazing lava video at Iceland volcano

Drone captures amazing lava video at Iceland volcano

As the drone approaches the volcano, we are treated to a view that not many can say they've experienced.

Md. man charged in Calif. baby's sex-abuse case

A Maryland man has been charged in a case involving a Southern California pediatric nurse accused of sexually abusing his 6-week-old foster child, authorities said Thursday.

Experimental Ebola vaccine processed in Maryland

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases says an experimental Ebola vaccine is being processed at a facility in Frederick.

Md. man charged in toddler son's death goes home

A Maryland father accused of accidentally causing his 17-month-old son's death by leaving him in a car for hours is returning to his home.

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