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The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$793,869

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,615

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
61,511
Population Change Since 2000
8%
Population Change Since 1990
16%
Population Density
4,610
Median Annual Household Income
$131,683
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
33%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
90%
Households with Children
31.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.3
Median Age
37
Married
63%
Single
28%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
64%
Renter-Occupied Homes
29%
Vacant Homes
7%
Median Years in Residence
4.0
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
41

Transportation

Average Commute Time
28.3 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
10.0
Drive/Carpool
70%
Public Transit
15%
Walk/Bike/Other
7%
Work at Home
8%

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Business leaders to rally for block on gas drilling method

Opponents of the natural gas drilling method known as fracking are rallying in Annapolis ahead of a hearing on a proposed eight-year moratorium on the practice in Maryland.

Brief, light wintry mix likely Tuesday afternoon and evening

Brief, light wintry mix likely Tuesday afternoon and evening

Slick sidewalks, driveways, and side roads are possible for Tuesday's afternoon rush hour, especially in our colder suburbs.

Advice on how to avoid being taken in by online romance scammers

When a scammer contacted her, one Missouri woman created an online resource to help victims.

New fire chief named in District of Columbia

A new fire chief has been named in the nation's capital.

U.S. runs hot and cold in record-shattering February

U.S. runs hot and cold in record-shattering February

The crazy, bisected weather pattern continued in February, when dozens of monthly cold -- and warm -- records were broken across the Lower 48.

Temporary protective order extended against Md. delegate

A temporary protective order against a Maryland legislator who allegedly slapped his daughter during an argument has been extended one week.

Firefighters rescue dog from frozen pond in Henrico County

A dog that fell into a frozen pond has been rescued by Henrico County firefighters.

Think school is tough now? Here's what it was like at the turn of the 20th century.

Think school is tough now? Here's what it was like at the turn of the 20th century.

As a school district examines the use of a historic building, it also examines life for students in the early 1900s.

First Community Bank to close Mercer Mall branch in May

First Community Bank's branch in the Mercer Mall in Bluefield will close at the end of May.

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Monday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game

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

Veteran Democratic Sen. Mikulski won't seek re-election

Veteran Democratic Sen. Mikulski won't seek re-election

Sen. Barbara Mikulski, the longest serving woman in the history of Congress, announced Monday that she will not run for-re-election.

How to build good habits — and actually make them stick

How to build good habits — and actually make them stick

Want to make a lifestyle change? A sociologist offers ten tips

March outlook: Colder and snowier than normal weather favored

March outlook: Colder and snowier than normal weather favored

With lots of wintry weather in the coming days, we can say that March 2015 is coming in like a lion indeed.

D.C. buses weigh in on Netanyahu controversy

D.C. buses weigh in on Netanyahu controversy

A pro-Palestinian group is running a series of anti-Israel ads on D.C. buses to coincide with Netanyahu's speech.

Ex-first lady of Virginia appeals corruption convictions

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell has appealed her public corruption convictions.

Oak Hall Cap & Gown to open facility in Grayson County

A Roanoke apparel maker plans to open a manufacturing facility in Grayson County, creating 100 jobs.

Schools reschedule Dr. Seuss's birthday fests so kids can take Common Core tests

Schools reschedule Dr. Seuss's birthday fests so kids can take Common Core tests

Common Core testing season begins.

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