Alexandria, VA Change Neighborhood

Farmer's market in the Cameron Station section of Alexandria. Staff Photo by James M. Thresher

Farmer's market in the Cameron Station section of Alexandria. Staff Photo by James M. Thresher

Landmark Mall in Alexandria, Va.  Staff Photo by Kevin Clark

Landmark Mall in Alexandria, Va. Staff Photo by Kevin Clark

Houses in Alexandria, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Houses in Alexandria, Va. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$521,080

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,294

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
138,999
Population Change Since 2000
8%
Population Change Since 1990
25%
Population Density
9,250
Median Annual Household Income
$81,149
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
43%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
96%
Households with Children
19.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.0
Median Age
35
Married
40%
Single
41%
Divorced
11%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
44%
Renter-Occupied Homes
50%
Vacant Homes
6%
Median Years in Residence
2.3
Annual Residential Turnover
31%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
33

Transportation

Average Commute Time
28.7 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
0.0
Drive/Carpool
76%
Public Transit
16%
Walk/Bike/Other
4%
Work at Home
3%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

Local DC MD VA Area News

Cracked rail caused 2012 Md. coal train derailment

A coal train derailment that killed two Maryland college students was caused by a broken rail, the National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday.

Two motorcyclists die in Anne Arundel County

One hit a car and one lost control of his motorcycle, causing a three-vehicle collision.

MTA bus riders expect delays during U.S.-Africa summit next week

The Maryland Transit Administration expects delays to its bus service to Washington next week due to street closures in the city.

Conowingo dam project EIS open to public comment

Federal officials have released a draft environmental impact statement for the relicensing of three Susquehanna River hydroelectric projects, including Exelon's Conowingo dam.

Two Red Line stations closed this weekend

Two Red Line stations closed this weekend

Rhode Island Avenue and Brookland will be shut, and shuttle buses will carry riders between stations.

Prior sex offender arrested for exposing himself to 8-year-old on Metro bus

A prior sex offender exposed himself to an 8-year-old girl on a Y8 bus, police said.

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "Pick 4 Midday" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Maryland Lottery's "Pick 3 Midday" game were:

Md. runaway to be charged as juvenile in car theft

State police say a 16-year-old boy who ran away from a western Maryland group home will be charged as a juvenile for allegedly stealing a car and trying to break into a home after crashing the vehicle on Interstate 70 near Hagerstown.

Va. hospital system offers credit monitoring

A health care company is offering free credit monitoring to staff and more than 2,000 patients after an ex-worker was charged with stealing credit card information from cancer patients.

Video: Walmart-brand ice cream sandwich won't melt in 80 degree heat

Sioux Falls man hears that Walmart-brand ice cream sandwich won't melt, and decides to put it to the YouTube test.

Vincent Gray's 'One City, One Hire' finally meets its 10,000-job goal

Vincent Gray's 'One City, One Hire' finally meets its 10,000-job goal

After three years, Vincent Gray's signature jobs program is still going strong.

Psychiatric exam ordered for teen slaying suspect

A 16-year-old boy charged in adult court in the assault of a young girl and the killing of her 8-year-old brother has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.

Record-setting winter-like weather pattern exiting, for now at least

Record-setting winter-like weather pattern exiting, for now at least

As early August begins, the weather will feel like August as the extreme jet stream pattern that directed polar air into the mid-latitudes relaxes.

TN Lottery

These Tennessee lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Design for western Md. ATV trail in review

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it's making progress on a new, off-road vehicle trail in far western Maryland.

Charters v. DCPS goes to court

Charters v. DCPS goes to court

The longest running policy dispute in D.C. government will go before a federal judge.

Lanes closed on inner loop of Capital Beltway after tractor-trailer crash

Two left lanes have reopened after about three hours.

DC chancellor 'disappointed' with flat test scores

Newly released test scores show largely stagnant proficiency in math and reading for District of Columbia public school students.

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