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Anacostia Pool and Recreation Center in Riverside park.

Anacostia Pool and Recreation Center in Riverside park.

Apartments near Bangor.

Apartments near Bangor.

Townhomes on Stanton.

Townhomes on Stanton.

Denver St. in Hillcrest.

Denver St. in Hillcrest.

Homes on Denver in Hillcrest.

Homes on Denver in Hillcrest.

Fireside Jaimaican Restaurant on Martin Luther King.

Fireside Jaimaican Restaurant on Martin Luther King.

Avg Home Sold Price
$271,000

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,130

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
4,789
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
17,084
Median Annual Household Income
$24,695
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
37.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.0
Median Age
29
Married
15%
Single
62%
Divorced
14%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
16%
Renter-Occupied Homes
69%
Vacant Homes
15%
Median Years in Residence
2.7
Annual Residential Turnover
15%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
36

Transportation

Average Commute Time
34.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
3.5
Drive/Carpool
53%
Public Transit
43%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
2%

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Frostburg State films highlight Appalachian foods

Frostburg State University is putting online a series of student films documenting traditional Appalachian food production.

Ex-officer gets 18 years in child sex abuse case

A former D.C. police officer has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after being convicted of sexually abusing a girl who participated in his church choir.

Religion events from around the Washington area

Holy Land Festival, Metropolitan AME anniversary, Bach music festival, labyrinth walk, zumba, yoga, fitness

Chabad emissaries eagerly spread the word about Judaism

Rabbi Eli Backman talks about the movement and one of its key leaders, Menachem Mendel Schneerson

DC mayor vetoes $10.6 billion budget

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has vetoed the $10.6 billion budget approved by the D.C. Council.

PM Update: A welcome rain-free Saturday to follow stormy week

PM Update: A welcome rain-free Saturday to follow stormy week

After some torrential evening storms this week, the thunderstorm chance disappears on Saturday but could re-emerge Sunday.

Smithsonian to host World Cup watch party in DC

The Smithsonian is hosting a viewing party for the final match of the World Cup.

NWS confirms tornado touched down in Va. Beach

The National Weather Service says a weak tornado touched down in Virginia Beach on Thursday.

Md. recommends tight restrictions on gas drilling

State regulators on Friday recommended some of the nation's tightest restrictions on shale gas drilling, aimed partly at protecting drinking water from being contaminated by methane leaking from drill sites in western Maryland.

Md. regulators investigating foster child death

Officials said Friday they were investigating the death of a 10-year-old foster child who was under the care of a group home for medically fragile children, a facility that was slated for closure.

Fairfax police seek suspects in ATM skimmer cases

Police say they're investigating after finding ATM skimming devices at four different ATMs across Fairfax County recently.

"Into the Storm" draws in Capital Weather Gang at advanced screening (PHOTOS)

I can say the movie was quite entertaining. It opens in theaters August 8.

Virginia will add $65 million to Columbia Pike streetcar project

Virginia will add $65 million to Columbia Pike streetcar project

More money allows Arlington, Fairfax to build Columbia Pike transit without using federal funds

Maryland School Assessment scores drop

Maryland education officials say students' scores on a statewide reading and math test made an expected drop across the board as the state transitions to new national learning standards.

Court rules against company in Va. pollution case

A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's ruling that a company illegally discharged a pollutant into a Wise County creek.

Excerpts of Navy Yard report: 160 cameras and no one watching; facing down shooter

Excerpts of Navy Yard report: 160 cameras and no one watching; facing down shooter

Report discloses dozens of shocking details about delays in responding and harrowing encounters.

Elections officials say no action against Hogan

Maryland elections officials say a watchdog group founded by Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan engaged in exploratory activities for his benefit as he mulled a run for office.

DC mayoral nominee's parents burglarized

The District of Columbia's Democratic mayoral nominee says her parents were the victims of a burglar who posed as a cable company employee, entered their home and stole property.

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

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

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