Capitol Heights (Prince George's County, MD) Change Neighborhood

Pose Ultra Lounge at Gaylord National hotel in The National Harbor complex, Prince George's County. ? 2007 Dan Ham Photography. Credit: Gaylord National Resort

Pose Ultra Lounge at Gaylord National hotel in The National Harbor complex, Prince George's County. ? 2007 Dan Ham Photography. Credit: Gaylord National Resort

Houses in the Marlboro Ridge neighborhood of Upper Marlboro, Md. Staff Photo by Kevin Clark

Houses in the Marlboro Ridge neighborhood of Upper Marlboro, Md. Staff Photo by Kevin Clark

Shops, restaurants, hotel and residences add to the scene at the waterfront National Harbor complex in Prince George's County. Credit:  Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor.

Shops, restaurants, hotel and residences add to the scene at the waterfront National Harbor complex in Prince George's County. Credit: Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor.

Tailgating fans revel before a Redskins game at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. Staff Photo by Toni L. Sandys

Tailgating fans revel before a Redskins game at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. Staff Photo by Toni L. Sandys

Avg Home Sold Price
$161,642

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,199

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
4,514
Population Change Since 2000
11%
Population Change Since 1990
16%
Population Density
5,685
Median Annual Household Income
$55,572
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
24%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
51%
Households with Children
36.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.8
Median Age
33
Married
38%
Single
40%
Divorced
13%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
66%
Renter-Occupied Homes
25%
Vacant Homes
9%
Median Years in Residence
3.3
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
30

Transportation

Average Commute Time
31.6 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
7.0
Drive/Carpool
76%
Public Transit
22%
Walk/Bike/Other
1%
Work at Home
1%

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Md. teen charged with shooting 2 friends after argument

Prince George's County Police have charged a 16-year-old boy with attempted murder after they say he shot two fellow classmates following an argument.

Updates: Nor'easter brings heavy snow, blizzard conditions to New England, Long Island

Updates: Nor'easter brings heavy snow, blizzard conditions to New England, Long Island

As much as 18 inches has fallen on Long Island, though after unimpressive overnight snow, New York City itself will likely see totals on the low end of their forecasts.

Earlier delays on Metro's Green Line

Earlier train malfunction causing problems on Green Line.

DC government agencies opening on time despite weather

District of Columbia government offices will open on time despite a winter weather advisory in effect until 10 a.m., though schools in the District will open two hours late.

D.C. area forecast: Morning snow showers, blustery today; Sunshine returns Wednesday

D.C. area forecast: Morning snow showers, blustery today; Sunshine returns Wednesday

Be cautious on untreated paved areas and side roads on your commute until the temperature rises.

A 'fever dream' weekend: A 50-year trivia tradition so intense it consumes a campus

A 'fever dream' weekend: A 50-year trivia tradition so intense it consumes a campus

Teams of students and competitors as far away as Thailand compete in a long-running trivia contest at Lawrence University.

Snow creates problems with slick roads, flight delays, water main breaks, school closures

Crash on I-270 in Montgomery closes road there, water main breaks lead to other road closures. Snow causes train and airline delays.

Federal government to open on 2-hour delay due to storm

Federal agencies in the Washington area are expected to open on a two-hour delay because of a winter storm.

Snow-related closings and delays in the D.C. area for Tuesday, Jan. 27

Snow-related closings and delays in the D.C. area for Tuesday, Jan. 27

Which schools and governments have closed or delayed because of the weather?

College-educated Republican men most likely to work on vacation

College-educated Republican men most likely to work on vacation

A new RAND Corporation survey finds that Republicans, the college-educated and men are most likely to work on vacation

What you need to know about northeastern US snowstorm

What you need to know about northeastern US snowstorm

The busy Northeast corridor was in line for a winter wallop that was predicted to bring anywhere from a few inches to a couple of feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Maine. Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the storm:

Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players

Fairfax SWAT team raids high stakes Great Falls poker game, seizes cash, terrifies players

Police continue to aggressively enforce anti-gambling laws, though charges against the players are set to be dismissed.

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BC-LOT--Lottery State-by-State,13th Add

The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Hit 5" game were:

Mid-Atlantic expects flurries, slippery morning commute

As the second wave of a powerful snow storm moves through the Mid-Atlantic region, Maryland and Washington residents will likely wake up to find more snow on the ground than falling from the sky.

County to consider ban on sales of cats, dogs from breeders

Lawmakers in Montgomery County are considering banning pet stores from selling dogs or cats supplied by commercial breeders.

Va. parks seeking 25 AmeriCorps volunteers for park duty

The Virginia State Parks is seeking volunteers for the AmeriCorps project.

Frostburg State hosts satellite feed of climate session

Frostburg State University is inviting the public to watch a satellite feed of a national conference on climate change.

US Forest Service closing Va. forest roads for winter months

The U.S. Forest Service is temporarily closing national forest roads in Virginia for the remainder of the winter.

Va.'s Fort Eustis to begin 'active shooter' exercises

Neighbors of Fort Eustis could hear some simulated rounds on the Army base over the next few days.

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