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Inside the Fairfax Government Center, looking down from the fifth floor to lower levels.  Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

Inside the Fairfax Government Center, looking down from the fifth floor to lower levels. Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

Townhouses on  Gunther Court in Centreville, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Townhouses on Gunther Court in Centreville, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Twin Lakes Golf Course, Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Twin Lakes Golf Course, Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

One of the many horse farms in Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

One of the many horse farms in Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Ellsworth Avenue, Great Falls, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Homes on Ellsworth Avenue, Great Falls, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$522,140

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,298

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
1,112,341
Population Change Since 2000
15%
Population Change Since 1990
36%
Population Density
2,845
Median Annual Household Income
$106,279
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
30%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
79%
Households with Children
35.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.8
Median Age
37
Married
61%
Single
29%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
69%
Renter-Occupied Homes
27%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
3.4
Annual Residential Turnover
23%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
22

Transportation

Average Commute Time
29.6 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
0.0
Drive/Carpool
87%
Public Transit
7%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
4%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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Meet an at-large D.C. Council candidate: Calvin H. Gurley

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NC-VA high speed trains starting slowly

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African immigrant gets 7 years in DC child abuse

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Feds probe Maryland air crash that killed 3

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Va. man wanted in fatal shooting caught in Georgia

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Woman paralyzed in car accident awarded $20M

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Accused Maryland heroin ring leader gets 19 years

A Prince George's County man who prosecutors say was the leader of a drug ring has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

Former DC campaign treasurer pleads guilty

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MTA officer convicted in 2012 assault involving 3

A Maryland Transportation Authority police officer has been convicted in the off-duty assault of a man who was beaten in the head with a gun.

Liberty film school to hold open casting call

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DC woman arrested in bicyclist's fatal hit-and-run

District of Columbia police have arrested a woman in a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist in the city's Northwest.

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