Gainesville (Prince William County, VA) Change Neighborhood

The cornerstone of Church of the Holy Trinity in Gainesville, Va., laid in 2008. Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

The cornerstone of Church of the Holy Trinity in Gainesville, Va., laid in 2008. Staff Photo by Tracy A. Woodward

Traffic was tight during the grand opening of the Wegmans store in fast-growing Gainesville, Va., in 2008. Photo by Leah L. Jones/For The Washington Post

Traffic was tight during the grand opening of the Wegmans store in fast-growing Gainesville, Va., in 2008. Photo by Leah L. Jones/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$393,997

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,371

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
14,280
Population Change Since 2000
274%
Population Change Since 1990
523%
Population Density
1,337
Median Annual Household Income
$115,515
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
42%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
162%
Households with Children
52.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.1
Median Age
32
Married
70%
Single
22%
Divorced
11%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
78%
Renter-Occupied Homes
18%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
2.3
Annual Residential Turnover
28%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
9

Transportation

Average Commute Time
32.7 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
14.0
Drive/Carpool
90%
Public Transit
2%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
7%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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DC man found guilty in murder on crowded block

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Thursday morning delays on Metro's Red Line

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D.C. area forecast: Wind-whipped clouds today, while another sunny, mild weekend awaits

D.C. area forecast: Wind-whipped clouds today, while another sunny, mild weekend awaits

WEATHER GANG | Hang onto your hats because winds gusting up to 30 mph are expected.

Washington Wizards volunteering at food bank

The coach of the Washington Wizards and several players will be volunteering at a local food bank.

Newseum highlights Ben Bradlee's history in news

The Newseum in Washington is planning a special program to remember legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, who died this week.

WV Lottery

These West Virginia lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

TN Lottery

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

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

DE Lottery

These Delaware lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

MD Lottery

These Maryland lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

DC Lottery

These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Wednesday:

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A high school senior talks about finding colleges where she feels she can belong.

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AAA offers tips for drivers during deer season

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Wildlife Center of Virginia to release bald eagle

The Wildlife Center of Virginia is set to release a bald eagle at Kiptopeke State Park in Cape Charles.

Warner, Gillespie to make final joint appearance

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican rival Ed Gillespie are making their final joint appearance.

Brat, Trammell to meet in Congressional forum

Candidates for the Virginia 7th Congressional District are set to attend a forum hosted by a business group.

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