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A patient pup waits on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

A patient pup waits on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

California Tortilla on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

California Tortilla on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Shops along Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Shops along Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

The Uptown theater on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

The Uptown theater on Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

A residential neighborhood on Ordway Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

A residential neighborhood on Ordway Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Houses on Porter Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Houses on Porter Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$1,042,599

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,905

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
2,737
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
6,363
Median Annual Household Income
$148,141
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
15.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.0
Median Age
44
Married
46%
Single
42%
Divorced
7%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
54%
Renter-Occupied Homes
39%
Vacant Homes
8%
Median Years in Residence
4.2
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
47

Transportation

Average Commute Time
21.8 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
4.8
Drive/Carpool
55%
Public Transit
23%
Walk/Bike/Other
10%
Work at Home
12%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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2 charged with in shooting that killed man

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Marine from Virginia killed in Afghanistan

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VDOT is wrapping up Route 50 interchanges

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Feds: Decision on Virginia Avenue Tunnel tunnel project isn't finished

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New video in search for missing Virginia student

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