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Polly Sue's Vintage clothing on Laurel Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Polly Sue's Vintage clothing on Laurel Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes near Laurel Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes near Laurel Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Maple Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Maple Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Shops along Laurel Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Shops along Laurel Avenue in historic Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Amano on Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Amano on Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Homes on Sherman Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Homes on Sherman Avenue, Takoma Park, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Avg Home Sold Price
$379,038

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,207

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
17,102
Population Change Since 2000
-1%
Population Change Since 1990
0%
Population Density
8,171
Median Annual Household Income
$70,282
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
45%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
82%
Households with Children
32.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.5
Median Age
37
Married
46%
Single
38%
Divorced
10%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
52%
Renter-Occupied Homes
40%
Vacant Homes
8%
Median Years in Residence
3.1
Annual Residential Turnover
19%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
49

Transportation

Average Commute Time
30.9 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
9.0
Drive/Carpool
65%
Public Transit
25%
Walk/Bike/Other
6%
Work at Home
4%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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Local Digest: A body found near Reagan National Airport is a woman's

The body was found Saturday in a waterway near Reagan National, D.C. police said.

Rabbi accused of voyeurism won't leave synagogue-owned home

A Georgetown rabbi accused of recording female congregants in a ritual bath won't leave his synagogue-owned home.

D.C. area forecast: Chance of wintry mix today; just rain late tonight into early Monday (UPDATES)

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Man arrested for climbing on White House bike rack

A man who tried to climb on a bike rack outside of the White House has been arrested.

A man's home is his castle. Mine happens to be Buckingham (slate) Palace.

A man's home is his castle. Mine happens to be Buckingham (slate) Palace.

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Pr. William officials propose education center at Landfill's Eco-Park

The facility would offer STEM learning opportunities for students and the public.

Prince William County news in brief

Anne Rupert returns to conduct YSO; Triangle man arrested and charged with arson, indecent exposure.

Prince William County adopt a pet

Prince William County adopt a pet

Jetta, an adult cat, and Zena, an adult Rottweiler mix, are available for adoption.

Prince William County community calendar, Feb. 1-7, 2015

Arlo Guthrie in concert, meals ready to eat cooking competition, "Locomotion" 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.

Md. taxi driver held at knife-point in robbery

A female taxi driver sustained a minor stab wound to the neck after she was robbed at knife-point while dropping off a fare.

11-year-old girl dies of smoke inhalation from Md. fire

Officials say an 11-year-old girl who was hospitalized following a mobile home fire in Joppa has died.

Loudoun and Fauquier sports announcements

Players of all ages are sought for recreational and league teams and for clinics. Coaches are also sought.

Fauquier County community events

Upcoming events include drop-in sports, book discussion groups and auditions for "Twelfth Night."

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