Columbia Heights (Washington, DC) Change Neighborhood

Shopping at DC USA on 14th Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Shopping at DC USA on 14th Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Row homes at 13th Street and Park Road NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Row homes at 13th Street and Park Road NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

The Wonderland Ballroom on Kenyon Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

The Wonderland Ballroom on Kenyon Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Townhouses converted into condos on Harvard Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Townhouses converted into condos on Harvard Street NW, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Near the Columbia Heights Metro Station, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Near the Columbia Heights Metro Station, Washington. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$407,220

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,149

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
31,344
Population Change Since 2000
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Population Change Since 1990
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Population Density
47,771
Median Annual Household Income
$31,497
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
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Change in Avg Income Since 1990
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Households with Children
29.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
31
Married
23%
Single
58%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
18%
Renter-Occupied Homes
66%
Vacant Homes
15%
Median Years in Residence
3.2
Annual Residential Turnover
15%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
54

Transportation

Average Commute Time
29.6 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
4.6
Drive/Carpool
39%
Public Transit
46%
Walk/Bike/Other
12%
Work at Home
2%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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Virginia state House still mulling disgraced lawmaker's fate

Virginia state House still mulling disgraced lawmaker's fate

Joseph D. Morrissey used to be one of the most outspoken members of Virginia's House of Delegates, a habitual speechmaker who gave a lengthy soliloquy on the House floor nearly every day.

Westminster resident named senior enlisted guard leader

A Westminster resident and former director of housing and preservation services for the city of Westminster has been appointed to the highest enlisted position in the Maryland National Guard.

DC exhibit shows how climate inspires architecture

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80-megawatt solar facility coming to Accomack County

Accomack County soon could be home to the largest solar energy facility on the East Coast, after county officials approved a conditional use permit and rezoning to accommodate the project.

2 ex-employees take over closed Va. diner, give it new life

2 ex-employees take over closed Va. diner, give it new life

Two former employees of Amherst Diner have given new life to the location and renamed their new eatery Lynette and Jerri's Diner.

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The winning numbers in Saturday morning's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "Hit or Miss Morning" game were:

Maryland police to target drunk drivers on Super Bowl Sunday

Maryland State Police are warning Super Bowl partiers that if they want to drink, they could very well run into a DUI patrol.

D.C. area forecast: Chance of wintry mix today and this evening; just rain late tonight into early Monday

D.C. area forecast: Chance of wintry mix today and this evening; just rain late tonight into early Monday

WEATHER GANG | Precipitation will change to rain tonight, but a bit of snow earlier could slicken roads.

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:

DE Lottery

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DC Lottery

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Gold Ball' game

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Gold Ball" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Cash 5 Night" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Money Ball' game

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Money Ball" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Night" game were:

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