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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

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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%

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Drug abuse summit scheduled in Charlottesville

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Human trafficking focus of Frederick, Md., event

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Downpour of bad news sank Secret Service director

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Missing-student suspect due in Virginia court

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Va. voter registration deadline fast approaching

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Va. man sentenced in ID theft, tax return scheme

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Va. estimated winter wheat production down

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Eisenhower Memorial returns to DC planning panel

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