Saint Charles (Charles County, MD) Change Neighborhood

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
$212,942

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,150

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
38,902
Population Change Since 2000
17%
Population Change Since 1990
35%
Population Density
3,271
Median Annual Household Income
$73,981
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
29%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
435082%
Households with Children
48.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.8
Median Age
31
Married
55%
Single
33%
Divorced
12%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
63%
Renter-Occupied Homes
31%
Vacant Homes
5%
Median Years in Residence
3.6
Annual Residential Turnover
19%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
17

Transportation

Average Commute Time
35.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
18.0
Drive/Carpool
93%
Public Transit
3%
Walk/Bike/Other
1%
Work at Home
2%

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