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
$392,382

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

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Delaney addressing transportation issues in DC suburbs

Commuter transportation is the focus of a meeting that U.S. Rep. John Delaney is holding with elected officials from Frederick and Montgomery counties.

Fort Lee aims to reduce congestion, wait times at entrance

Fort Lee is hoping to reduce traffic congestion and wait times at its entrance.

Obama commutes sentence of Va. woman on drug charges

President Barack Obama is allowing a Virginia woman sentenced to more than 21 years in prison on drug charges to get out of prison early.

Va. groups get funding for youth anti-smoking

The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth is awarding grants to groups across the state for youth tobacco-use prevention programs.

Maryland college to host its first wheelchair rugby match

The University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute will host its first wheelchair rugby tournament in Baltimore.

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Hot Lotto' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Money Ball' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Night' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Night' game

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Amid jubilation by relatives and friends, a 'Hanukkah miracle' for Alan Gross

Amid jubilation by relatives and friends, a 'Hanukkah miracle' for Alan Gross

The Maryland man has been in increasingly poor health since his arrest on espionage charges in 2009.

Thieves make off with clothes, jewelry from fashion truck

Annapolis police say thieves made off with more than $24,000 in merchandise and equipment from a fashion truck.

Gifts to governor toned down under McAuliffe

The days of Virginia governors taking big-ticket gifts - like a Caribbean vacation or a suite at a Redskins game - appear to be over.

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