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Palisades 43rd Annual July 4th Parade along MacArthur Blvd.  The Patriotic Pirates made their way along MacArthur.  At right is Nadir Rehman of Georgetown and at other end of banner is Katherine Nuss of Arlington.

Palisades 43rd Annual July 4th Parade along MacArthur Blvd. The Patriotic Pirates made their way along MacArthur. At right is Nadir Rehman of Georgetown and at other end of banner is Katherine Nuss of Arlington.

The first day of fall is spectacular in the region.  Pictured, a cyclist pedals past the horse corral in Rock Creek park.

The first day of fall is spectacular in the region. Pictured, a cyclist pedals past the horse corral in Rock Creek park.

In front of the Martin Luther King Jr. Library, Washington.

In front of the Martin Luther King Jr. Library, Washington.

The Crestwood and 16th Street Heights neighborhoods feature a wide variety of home styles.

The Crestwood and 16th Street Heights neighborhoods feature a wide variety of home styles.

Avg Home Sold Price
$462,687

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,266

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
7,476
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
13,330
Median Annual Household Income
$43,810
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
25.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.0
Median Age
36
Married
29%
Single
45%
Divorced
12%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
26%
Renter-Occupied Homes
65%
Vacant Homes
9%
Median Years in Residence
3.7
Annual Residential Turnover
11%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
54

Transportation

Average Commute Time
29.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
7.5
Drive/Carpool
57%
Public Transit
35%
Walk/Bike/Other
6%
Work at Home
2%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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W.Va. inmate who escaped in May captured in Va.

A West Virginia inmate who escaped in May is back in custody following his capture in Virginia.

Md. parents allegedly locked up autistic twin sons

Montgomery County police say a Rockville couple kept their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room with no furniture and only a tiny window for light.

Overturned tractor-trailer spawns delays on I-95 in Howard County

Police said crews are working to clean up the crash, but as of 7 a.m. traffic was still backed up on the highway.

Free clinic in Wise County treats more than 2,500

More than 2,500 people received free medical care at an annual clinic in Wise County.

Falcon that hit Richmond building to lose eye

The Wildlife Center of Virginia says a young peregrine falcon that flew into a building in downtown Richmond will undergo surgery to remove its left eye.

Authorities identify body found in James River

Authorities have identified a body that was found in the James River near the Jamestown-Scotland Ferry.

Update: Delays on Metro's Yellow Line resolved

Metro said residual delays to Mount Vernon Square station on the line because of an earlier train malfunction were resolved.

Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

D.C. area forecast: Brief burst of summer heat and humidity before late week retreat

D.C. area forecast: Brief burst of summer heat and humidity before late week retreat

Summer heat and humidity gently returns today and Wednesday with highs edging up to the upper 80s and 90s

Educator: The many reasons 'I am ashamed to be part of the system'

Educator: The many reasons 'I am ashamed to be part of the system'

Here are just some of the reasons: burnt-out teachers, kids forced into AP classes, teachers evaluated by scores of students they don't have, etc.

BC-LOT--Lottery State-by-State,13th Add

The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Washington Lottery's "Match 4" game were:

Funds available in Va. to address military impacts

Funding is available for Virginia localities to address issues related to encroachment of military or security installations.

Va. firefighters to combat wildfires in Oregon

Va. firefighters to combat wildfires in Oregon

Firefighters from the Virginia Department of Forestry are helping to combat wildfires in central Oregon.

Va. historic area marking 'First Assembly Day'

Historic Jamestowne is gearing up to commemorate the anniversary of the first legislative assembly in English North America.

Va. Lottery warns consumers of lottery scams

The Virginia Lottery is launching a campaign to warn people about fake lottery scams.

DC police officer scheduled to go on trial

A D.C. police officer charged with trying to kill his wife is scheduled to go on trial in Prince George's County.

Virginia humanities projects receive grants

Eleven humanities projects in Virginia have received grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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