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The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The weekly outdoor bazaar in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Modern homes near Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post.

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Colonial-style houses in Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

High-rise apartments in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

People gather outside the Barnes and Nobles in downtown Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

The new Apple Store on Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Md. Photo by Jeffrey Porter/For The Washington Post

Avg Home Sold Price
$828,682

Last six months

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Avg Monthly Rent
$1,615

Based on 1Bd, 1 Bath

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Demographics

Population
61,511
Population Change Since 2000
8%
Population Change Since 1990
16%
Population Density
4,610
Median Annual Household Income
$131,683
Change in Avg Income Since 2000
33%
Change in Avg Income Since 1990
90%
Households with Children
31.0%
Avg Residents per Home
2.3
Median Age
37
Married
63%
Single
28%
Divorced
8%

Real Estate

Owner-Occupied Homes
64%
Renter-Occupied Homes
29%
Vacant Homes
7%
Median Years in Residence
4.0
Annual Residential Turnover
17%
Median Age of Homes (Years)
41

Transportation

Average Commute Time
28.3 min
Distance to Nearest Airport (Mile)
10.0
Drive/Carpool
70%
Public Transit
15%
Walk/Bike/Other
7%
Work at Home
8%

Data Provided by Onboard Informatics. Neighborhood Site Index

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The National Zoo's panda cub Bao Bao is back with her mom after spending more than 24 hours in a tree, where she went after being startled by a tool zookeepers use to contain animals.

$485K raised for family in jet crash into home

Donors are trying to make Christmas special for the surviving family members of a Maryland mother and her two young sons killed when a jet crashed into their home earlier this month.

Officials in DC investigating Christmas Eve homicides

Police in Washington are investigating several homicides that happened on Christmas Eve.

Police investigating northeast DC homicide

Police are investigating a homicide that happened on Christmas Eve in northeast Washington.

Man fatally stabbed in Baltimore early Christmas morning

Police in Baltimore are investigating a fatal stabbing that happened early Christmas morning.

Frederick church vandalized just before Christmas

A pastor says her church in Frederick was vandalized just before Christmas.

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:

Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 5 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 5 Midday" game were:

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These Dist. of Columbia lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5 Day' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 4 Midday' game

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Winning numbers drawn in 'DC 3 Midday' game

The winning numbers in Thursday afternoon's drawing of the Dist. of Columbia Lottery's "DC 3 Midday" game were:

Seeing 'The Interview' on Christmas, for fun and patriotism

Seeing 'The Interview' on Christmas, for fun and patriotism

Patrons drove from the far reaches of the D.C. region to Manassas, Va., canceling their Christmas plans to see the comedy nearly yanked from the silver screen.

Celeb panda cub Bao Bao climbs down from tree in time for Christmas Day

The news was sure to relieve fans of Bao Bao, who had climbed the tree a day before after touching a live wire.

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Program encourages a Va. hike to start 2015

The Virginia State Parks system is participating in a national program to start Americans down on a healthy path in 2015.

Smith Island bakery sent hundreds of cakes for Christmas

Maryland's official state dessert has apparently become a holiday tradition for many outside the state.

Ambulance crash in Harford County injures 1

Officials say one person was injured when an ambulance and vehicle collided in Harford County.

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