Sunset Terrace (Silver Spring, MD) Change Neighborhood

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$387,413

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,262

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
2,712
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
5,351
Median Annual Household Income
$89,750
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
34.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
40
Married
55%
Single
28%
Divorced
11%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
87%
Renter-Occupied Homes
9%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
5.5
Annual Residential Turnover
11%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
49

Transportation

Average Commute Time
31.2 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
11.2
Drive/Carpool
81%
Public Transit
16%
Walk/Bike/Other
1%
Work at Home
2%

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Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

A controversial and tireless advocate for the nation's capital who created jobs for generations of black families, Marion Barry was the ultimate District of Columbia politician, though his arrest for drug use in the midst of a crack cocaine epidemic often overshadows his accomplishments.

Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash in Maryland

Prince George's County Police say a bicyclist was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in Lanham.

Prince George's County development projects

Here is information on planned development throughout the county.

When the mourning's over, what will we do to remember Marion Barry?

When the mourning's over, what will we do to remember Marion Barry?

When all the tears are shed, all the flowers are picked up, and Barry is laid to rest, how will we remember him? What will actually be done?

Alzheimer's risk is higher in African Americans, but many fear clinical studies

Alzheimer's risk is higher in African Americans, but many fear clinical studies

Blacks are at risk for many reasons, but the ugly history of clinical trials makes many reluctant to join studies.

In Arlington, unsettling questions about divisions between the haves and have-nots

Some blamed a north-south split for the collapse of a planned streetcar system along Columbia Pike.

Prince William Model Railroad Club keeps hobby on track with events and displays

Prince William Model Railroad Club keeps hobby on track with events and displays

Prince William Model Railroad Club's events draw hundreds to see displays of miniature rails and villages.

Prince William County news in brief

School board to present legislative priorities; two parks get new playgrounds; Bluebird tours.

Prince William County Adopt a Pet

Prince William County Adopt a Pet

Twinkie, a 1-year-old tortiseshell cat, and Rocky, a 5-year-old male beagle, are looking for homes.

Prince William County health calendar

Health-related events and support group meetings are scheduled in the coming week.

Prince William County community calendar, Nov. 23-29, 2014

"The Nutcracker" ballets, flower arranging class, ice skating, exhibits and other events.

Prince William County sports announcements

Players of all ages and officials are sought for activities including baseball, football and lacrosse.

The great love of Marion Barry's life

The great love of Marion Barry's life

Anger over 'Crack Mayor' headline for TMZ's Marion Barry post

Anger over 'Crack Mayor' headline for TMZ's Marion Barry post

Social media exploded in anger after entertainment web site focuses on Marion Barry's drug arrest in obituary post.

Man found stabbed in vacant Maryland house

Anne Arundel County Police say a man was found stabbed in a vacant house in Brooklyn Park.

Pedestrian critically injured in hit-and-run

Anne Arundel County Police say a pedestrian was seriously injured in Millersville when he was hit by a car that left the scene.

District politicians, residents react with sadness to news of Marion Barry's death

District politicians, residents react with sadness to news of Marion Barry's death

Mayor, Mayor-elect express sadness on Barry's death; mayor promises to help plan worthy ceremonies

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Midday' game

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

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