Eckington (Washington, DC) Change Neighborhood

Corner cafe in Bloomingdale neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Corner cafe in Bloomingdale neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Row homes in Bloomingdale neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Row homes in Bloomingdale neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Apartment complex in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Apartment complex in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

New condos in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

New condos in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Modern housing in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Modern housing in Eckington neighborhood, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$338,081

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,293

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
4,138
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
12,905
Median Annual Household Income
$40,892
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
30.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
37
Married
19%
Single
55%
Divorced
13%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
40%
Renter-Occupied Homes
40%
Vacant Homes
20%
Median Years in Residence
3.8
Annual Residential Turnover
13%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
61

Transportation

Average Commute Time
25.8 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
4.3
Drive/Carpool
53%
Public Transit
36%
Walk/Bike/Other
6%
Work at Home
5%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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