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Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$477,500

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,411

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
3,209
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
2,133
Median Annual Household Income
$113,361
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
41.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
42
Married
64%
Single
26%
Divorced
12%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
87%
Renter-Occupied Homes
8%
Vacant Homes
5%
Median Years in Residence
5.0
Annual Residential Turnover
10%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
18

Transportation

Average Commute Time
32.1 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
15.4
Drive/Carpool
89%
Public Transit
6%
Walk/Bike/Other
1%
Work at Home
5%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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A look at the gifts and loans former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, received from businessman Jonnie Williams, and some of the favors they did for him and his company dietary supplement company, according to court papers:

Warner, Gillespie trade jabs in 1st Senate debate

Warner, Gillespie trade jabs in 1st Senate debate

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie had a heated exchange over women's health issues Saturday during their first debate, with Warner accusing Gillespie of wanting to "ban certain forms of common contraception."

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Play3 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Connecticut Lottery's "Play3 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 5 Midday" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 4 Midday" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 3 Midday" game were:

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These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Play 4 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Delaware Lottery's "Play 4 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:

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These Delaware lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Play 3 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Delaware Lottery's "Play 3 Day" game were:

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These Virginia lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game

The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:

TN Lottery

These Tennessee lotteries were drawn Saturday:

Inmate injured after stabbing at Md. prison

An inmate at the Maryland Correctional Institution in Jessup has been flown to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after being stabbed.

Goods for Guns event taking place in Baltimore

Gun owners can get free groceries in exchange for their weapons this weekend at an event in Baltimore.

Students catch school superintendent plagiarizing part of commencement speech

Students catch school superintendent plagiarizing part of commencement speech

He was the second Massachusetts superintendent to be accused of plagiarizing a speech this summer.

New bus service goes from silver line to Dulles

A new express bus service will take passengers between the just-opened stations on the silver line and Washington Dulles International Airport.

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