Silver Spring (Montgomery County, MD) Change Neighborhood

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Gist Avenue in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Clement Road, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Blair Apartment Complex on Blair Mill Road in Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

A new apartment building on East West Highway, Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The Discovery Communications building in downtown Silver Spring, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$376,757

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,162

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
72,616
Population Change Since 2000
5%
Population Change Since 1990
17%
Population Density
9,138
Median Annual Household Income
$69,284
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
39%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
85%
Households with Children
29.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.5
Median Age
40
Married
44%
Single
39%
Divorced
9%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
39%
Renter-Occupied Homes
54%
Vacant Homes
6%
Median Years in Residence
2.8
Annual Residential Turnover
21%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
42

Transportation

Average Commute Time
31.3 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
11.0
Drive/Carpool
69%
Public Transit
25%
Walk/Bike/Other
3%
Work at Home
3%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

Local DC MD VA Area News

D.C. area forecast: Snow, rain, and wintry mix today, areas of snow tonight, then gradual drying Tuesday

D.C. area forecast: Snow, rain, and wintry mix today, areas of snow tonight, then gradual drying Tuesday

Federal offices plan to open on time, but there will be some snow and wintry mix in the area today and tonight before gradual drying begins.

Restaurant Week starting in Alexandria, Va.

It's "Restaurant Week" in Alexandria.

Deliberation to reach third day in CIA leak case

Jurors have reached a third day of deliberations in the case of an ex-CIA officer accused of leaking secrets about a classified operation to thwart Iran's nuclear ambitions.

Franchot to be sworn in for 3rd term as Md. comptroller

Democrat Peter Franchot (FRAN-choh) is set to be sworn in for his third term as Maryland's comptroller.

BC-LOT--Lottery State-by-State,9th Add

The winning numbers in Sunday afternoon's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Big 4 Midday" game were:

Maryland lawmakers to be briefed on budget

Maryland lawmakers will be getting a briefing on Gov. Larry Hogan's budget.

Fairfax County turns over investigative materials to lawyers for John Geer family

Fairfax County turns over investigative materials to lawyers for John Geer family

The release was ordered by a Fairfax judge in the family's wrongful death lawsuit against the police.

VA Lottery

These Virginia lotteries were drawn Sunday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

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

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:

Light rain and snow likely late tonight into Monday morning; snowier wave possible late Monday

Light rain and snow likely late tonight into Monday morning; snowier wave possible late Monday

Federal offices will open on time, but there are still a couple of windows for some disruptive accumulating snow before showers depart.

D.C. area waits and watches for snowflakes

D.C. may get about 1.5 inches on Monday; parts of Montgomery could get about 3.5'' inches of snow.

Pyramid concerts unite singing groups from Patriot High and its feeder schools

Pyramid concerts unite singing groups from Patriot High and its feeder schools

The events at the Prince William County high school will include students from several schools.

Prince William County news in brief

Super Saturday financial aid workshop is set for Feb. 7; 12-week mental illness class to help families.

Prince William County adopt a pet

Prince William County adopt a pet

Barberi, a 1-year-old male cat, and Buddy, a pit bull mix, are available for adoption.

Prince William County community calendar, Jan. 25-31, 2015

"Peter Pan," a World War II lecture, choral and band rehearsals, winter market, a bird walk and more events.

Prince William County sports announcements

Players of all ages and officials are sought for baseball, football and lacrosse, and for clinics and classes.

Prince William County health calendar

Health-related events and support group meetings are scheduled in the coming week.

Man stabbed at Metro station in Landover

Metro officials say a man was stabbed at the Morgan Boulevard station in Landover and they have arrested two suspects in the case.

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