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The La Plata High School marching band leads the school's  homecoming parade. Staff Photo by Mark Gail

The La Plata High School marching band leads the school's homecoming parade. Staff Photo by Mark Gail

The food court at St. Charles Towne Center shopping mall in Waldorf, Md. Staff Photo by James A. Parcell

The food court at St. Charles Towne Center shopping mall in Waldorf, Md. Staff Photo by James A. Parcell

Local residents attend the Big Brothers Big Sisters annual  Taste of Southern Maryland at Regency Stadium in Waldorf, Md.  Photo by James A. Parcell/For The Washington Post

Local residents attend the Big Brothers Big Sisters annual Taste of Southern Maryland at Regency Stadium in Waldorf, Md. Photo by James A. Parcell/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$0

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,154

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
1,119
Population Change Since 2000
0%
Population Change Since 1990
-7%
Population Density
1,046
Median Annual Household Income
$51,551
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
47%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
68%
Households with Children
23.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.3
Median Age
36
Married
56%
Single
23%
Divorced
11%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
80%
Renter-Occupied Homes
9%
Vacant Homes
11%
Median Years in Residence
5.0
Annual Residential Turnover
10%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
53

Transportation

Average Commute Time
28.5 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
18.0
Drive/Carpool
94%
Public Transit
1%
Walk/Bike/Other
5%
Work at Home
0%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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BC-LOT--Lottery State-by-State,9th Add

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:

Md. gas drilling panel making progress

A state panel developing recommendations for hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in western Maryland is making progress toward a final report this fall.

Potterheads to gather for quidditch in Va.

A popular pastime with wizards is headed to the suburbs of central Virginia.

Prince George's to conduct evacuation exercise

The Prince George's County Office of Emergency Management is conducting a mass care and evacuation exercise.

Va. preservation officials seek public's view

The Virginia Department of Historic Resources is seeking the public's point of view on historic preservation.

Va. melon season arriving late but sweet

Melon growers in Virginia are reporting a late but sweep crop.

Steelers' Tomlin heads home to Va with NFL players

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is heading home to Virginia, followed by an all-star roster of NFL players with Hampton Roads roots.

St. Paul's College in Va. still seeking a buyer

The "For Sale" sign is still up at St. Paul's College in Southside Virginia.

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Thursday:

VA Lottery

These Virginia lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Decades of Dollars' game

The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Decades of Dollars" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'MultiMatch' game

The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "MultiMatch" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

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

Thunderstorm causes damage, injures 10 in VB

Thunderstorm causes damage, injures 10 in VB

A severe thunderstorm blew through southeast Virginia on Thursday, injuring 10 people near the oceanfront in Virginia Beach and causing extensive damage in the city.

Poor man's polar vortex to make shocking summer return in eastern U.S. next week

Ghost of polar vortex? Polar vortex sequel? Call it what you want, but cool weather returns next week.

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Evening' game

The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 3 Evening" game were:

DC Lottery

These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Evening' game

The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 5 Evening" game were:

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