Stratford on the Potomac (Alexandria, VA) Change Neighborhood

Inside the Fairfax Government Center, looking down from the fifth floor to lower levels.  Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

Inside the Fairfax Government Center, looking down from the fifth floor to lower levels. Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

Townhouses on  Gunther Court in Centreville, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Townhouses on Gunther Court in Centreville, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Twin Lakes Golf Course, Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Twin Lakes Golf Course, Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

One of the many horse farms in Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

One of the many horse farms in Clifton, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Ellsworth Avenue, Great Falls, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Homes on Ellsworth Avenue, Great Falls, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/ For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$467,921

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,426

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
950
Population Change Since 2000
--
Population Change Since 1990
--
Population Density
1,744
Median Annual Household Income
$141,642
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
--
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
29.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
50
Married
76%
Single
17%
Divorced
5%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
87%
Renter-Occupied Homes
6%
Vacant Homes
7%
Median Years in Residence
8.8
Annual Residential Turnover
10%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
34

Transportation

Average Commute Time
32.1 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
9.2
Drive/Carpool
82%
Public Transit
7%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
9%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

Local DC MD VA Area News

Alexandria-Arlington community calendar, Jan. 29-Feb. 5, 2015

Workshops, winter art exhibits, nature programs, concerts, plays and cancer support groups.

Electrical failure and dry Christmas tree caused deadly Annapolis mansion fire

Electrical failure and dry Christmas tree caused deadly Annapolis mansion fire

The tree was still up on Jan. 19 when an inferno gutted Don and Sandra Pyle's huge waterfront home.

Smithsonian exhibits documents, early recordings from Bell

The National Museum of American History is hosting a series of programs this year about American innovation, and the first exhibit is focused on early sound recording.

Dominion seeks rate freeze against opposition on many fronts

Virginia's biggest electric utility wants to weaken state oversight of its rates, saying the move will help protect its customers from possible steep increases in their electric bills brought on by federal efforts to curb carbon emissions.

PM Update: Clear and cold tonight, a little wintry mix possible Thursday

PM Update: Clear and cold tonight, a little wintry mix possible Thursday

One of the chillier nights of the winter is ahead. Some late day rain and snow showers may be around tomorrow.

Electrical fire ignited Christmas tree in fatal Md. fire

An electrical fire that spread to a 15-foot Christmas tree prompted a blaze that reduced a 16,000 square-foot riverfront mansion near Maryland's capital to ruins, killing a couple and four of their young grandchildren, investigators said Wednesday.

Va. Senate panel rejects marijuana decriminalization bill

A proposal to eliminate jail time for marijuana possession in Virginia, instead making it punishable by a maximum $100 civil penalty, has been quickly snuffed out by a Republican-controlled Senate panel.

Officials: Electrical fire ignited Christmas tree in blaze that killed 6 at Maryland mansion

Officials: Electrical fire ignited Christmas tree in blaze that killed 6 at Maryland mansion.

How fast are newcomers moving out of the District? Real fast.

How fast are newcomers moving out of the District? Real fast.

About 23 percent of people who moved to D.C. in 2004 are still here.

How school reform has failed the test

How school reform has failed the test

Scholar Mike Rose examines and dismantles the assumptions about teaching and learning that underlie reforms such as No Child Left Behind and Race to the Top.

Meanwhile in Oklahoma, record breaking… warmth

Meanwhile in Oklahoma, record breaking… warmth

In Oklahoma City, daily high records have been broken each day for the past three days.

American killed in Libya was former Marine turned contractor

The American victim in an attack in Libya that left five foreigners dead was a former Marine who performed security work for various companies after leaving the military.

Do these Maryland couples have the longest Super Bowl-watching streak?

Do these Maryland couples have the longest Super Bowl-watching streak?

These Maryland couples haven't missed a Super Bowl together in nearly 50 years.

Thursday afternoon light wintry mix possible; better chance of snow or mix Sunday

Thursday afternoon light wintry mix possible; better chance of snow or mix Sunday

Of the two weather systems, Sunday's has somewhat greater potential to produce accumulating frozen precipitation. But we shouldn't turn a blind eye to Thursday.

DC Lottery

These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 4 Midday" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 3 Midday" game were:

Stop blaming U-Va. sorority sisters and other women for the campus rape problem

Stop blaming U-Va. sorority sisters and other women for the campus rape problem

Sorority sisters ordered by their council to stay in this weekend need to fight instead.

DE Lottery

These Delaware lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

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