The share of residents who are 65 and older has risen over the past decade.
April 18, 2013Midge Teahan tries to find the rest of her group as she heads to dinner before a travel club meeting at the Heritage Hunt Golf and Country Club, a gated community for active adults in Gainesville, Va. In 1990, 3 percent of Prince William County’s population was 65 or older. It rose to almost 5 percent in 2000 and more than 7 percent in 2011, according to census figures. County demographer Bill Vaughan estimates it is close to 8 percent now.Katherine Frey/The Washington Post