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Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair.  Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Spectators cheer for racing pigs at the annual Howard County Fair. Staff Photo by Marvin Joseph

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Strolling in downtown Ellicott City, Md. Credit: El Tiempo Latino

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Sir Richard Branson waves to fans at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia in August 2009. Photo by Bob Riha, Jr./Virgin Mobile USA via Getty Images

Avg Home Sold Price
$396,977

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,108

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
292,867
Population Change Since 2000
18%
Population Change Since 1990
56%
Population Density
1,168
Median Annual Household Income
$106,937
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
44%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
97%
Households with Children
41.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.7
Median Age
37
Married
66%
Single
26%
Divorced
9%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
72%
Renter-Occupied Homes
23%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
3.6
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
17

Transportation

Average Commute Time
26.4 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
0.0
Drive/Carpool
91%
Public Transit
3%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
5%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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USS Vella Gulf returns to Va. after deployment

The USS Vella Gulf has returned to its home port in Virginia following a six-month deployment.

Annapolis woman tries to rebuild life

The contractor should be here. Where is the contractor? Tina Smith paces outside the Arnold home.

Woman writes of ordeal of husband's Alzheimer's

Meryl Comer's husband vanished more than a decade ago. Yet she has remained at his side, caring for him night and day as he drifted into the darkness of Alzheimer's disease.

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The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Oklahoma Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:

Security breached: Intruder gets into White House

Security breached: Intruder gets into White House

The Secret Service is coming under renewed scrutiny after a man scaled the White House fence and made it all the way through the front door before he was apprehended.

D.C. area forecast: Briefly warmer this weekend, but still nice and getting nicer

D.C. area forecast: Briefly warmer this weekend, but still nice and getting nicer

Tomorrow is the warmest day with a few showers or storms possible late. Then Monday begins another stretch of superb September weather.

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:

Religion events from around the Washington area

Homecoming events, health fair, 9/11 unity walk, concerts, literacy volunteers, Ken Burns documentary.

After 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids

After 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids

It's been almost two weeks since Troy Turner last saw two of his kids, 3-year-old Sarah, his "tomboy princess," and 2-year-old Jacob, who he calls "Bubby."

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Night" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Night" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:

Woman killed when crash forces car onto sidewalk

Baltimore police say a 78-year-old woman was killed when she was hit by a car that was forced into the sidewalk by a collision.

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