Springfield (Fairfax County, VA) Change Neighborhood

Evening traffic at the Springfield Interchange, looking south on Interstate 95.  Staff Photo by John McDonnell

Evening traffic at the Springfield Interchange, looking south on Interstate 95. Staff Photo by John McDonnell

Fishing for trout stocked at Lake Accotink Park in Springfield, Va.  Photo by James A. Parcell/For The Washington Post

Fishing for trout stocked at Lake Accotink Park in Springfield, Va. Photo by James A. Parcell/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$405,226

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,230

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
31,735
Population Change Since 2000
26%
Population Change Since 1990
65%
Population Density
3,980
Median Annual Household Income
$82,909
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
18%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
54%
Households with Children
34.0%
Avg Residents per Home
3.0
Median Age
37
Married
61%
Single
27%
Divorced
7%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
61%
Renter-Occupied Homes
35%
Vacant Homes
4%
Median Years in Residence
3.3
Annual Residential Turnover
25%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
33

Transportation

Average Commute Time
29.7 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
9.0
Drive/Carpool
86%
Public Transit
8%
Walk/Bike/Other
2%
Work at Home
3%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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