Chevy Chase Section Five, Maryland

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Population in 2014: 689 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.5%
 
Males: 313  (45.5%)
Females: 376  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  45.8 years
Maryland median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 20815.

Estimated median household income in 2016: over $200,000 (it was $153,626 in 2000)
Chevy Chase Section Five:

over $200,000
MD:

$78,945

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $131,814 (it was $70,372 in 2000)

Chevy Chase Section Five village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: over $1,000,000 (it was $556,300 in 2000)
Chevy Chase Section Five:

over $1,000,000
MD:

$306,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: over $1,000,000; Detached houses: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2016: $3,532.

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  • Races in Chevy Chase Section Five, MD (2010)

    Chevy Chase Section Five races chart
    • 61092.7%White alone
    • 223.3%Hispanic
    • 142.1%Asian alone
    • 121.8%Two or more races

Races in Chevy Chase Section Five detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chevy Chase Section Five: 135.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.6%), European (10.9%), American (8.5%), Eastern European (8.1%), German (5.6%), English (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1982

Elevation: 285 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 6,572 people per square mile   (high).

Chevy Chase Section Five,MD real estate house value index trend

Chevy Chase Section Five, Maryland map

For population 25 years and over in Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • High school or higher: 99.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 92.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 63.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chevy Chase Section Five village:

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 74.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 4.0%

54 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe, 1.7% Asia, 1.4% Latin America).

This village:

8.3%
Maryland:

14.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $10,223 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $9,169 (0.8%)

Chevy Chase Section Five satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bethesda, MD (2.1 miles , pop. 55,277).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (5.8 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (124.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Chevy Chase Section Three, MD (0.5 miles ), Martin's Additions, MD (0.6 miles ), Chevy Chase, MD (0.7 miles ), Chevy Chase Village, MD (1.0 miles ), North Chevy Chase, MD (1.1 miles ), Somerset, MD (1.2 miles ), Friendship Heights Village, MD (1.3 miles ), Friendship Village, MD (1.3 miles ).

Latitude: 38.98 N, Longitude: 77.07 W

Chevy Chase Section Five household income distribution Chevy Chase Section Five home values distribution

Property values in Chevy Chase Section Five, MD

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Maryland:

5.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (38%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (26%)
  • Legal occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (18%)
  • Legal occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Chevy Chase Section Five: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chevy Chase Section Five, Maryland

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chevy Chase Section Five-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Maryland state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Chevy Chase Section Five village center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chevy Chase Section Five-area historical earthquake activity is near Maryland state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 106.5 miles away from Chevy Chase Section Five center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 246.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 109.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 281.5 miles away from Chevy Chase Section Five center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 100.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chevy Chase Section Five topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • MANOR CARE HEALTH SERVICES - CHEVY CHASE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHEVY CHASE, MD)
  • KNOLLWOOD HSC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • METROPOLITAN MEDICAL PARTNERS LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CHEVY CHASE, MD)
  • LISNER LOUISE DICKSON HURTHOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • INGLESIDE AT ROCK CREEK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • FOX CHASE REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SILVER SPRING, MD)
  • SUBURBAN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; BETHESDA, MD)

Amtrak stations near Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • 7 miles: WASHINGTON (50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE. N.E.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: ROCKVILLE (HUNGERFORD DR. & PARK ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: NEW CARROLLTON (4300 GARDEN CITY DR.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • University of the District of Columbia (about 3 miles; Washington, DC; Full-time enrollment: 3,675)
  • American University (about 4 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 9,850)
  • Georgetown University (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 12,535)
  • Catholic University of America (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 5,365)
  • Howard University (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 7,838)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (about 6 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 2,613)
  • George Washington University (about 7 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 18,928)

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Montgomery County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.285. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.285
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.845. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.845
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.3%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
Maryland:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  86.0%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  1.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Maryland average:

12.6

Chevy Chase Section Five travel time to work - commute Chevy Chase Section Five mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Chevy Chase Section Five village (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic122,56939
Evangelical Protestant104,377319
Mainline Protestant73,637186
Other70,946153
Orthodox9,88914
Black Protestant3,18922
None587,170-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 203
Montgomery County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 94
Montgomery County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Maryland:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Montgomery County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Here:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.7%
Maryland:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

18.8%
Maryland:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

19.9%
State:

15.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

62.9%
Maryland:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

65.8%
Maryland:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

27.3
Maryland:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.6%
Maryland:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

5.6%
Maryland:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

7.1
Maryland:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

67.8%
Maryland:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Chevy Chase Section Five:

82.2%
Maryland:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chevy Chase Section Five, MD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$4,113
Totals for Government 0$0 1$4,113

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($59,969 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Maryland average:

6.59%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,297 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.12%
Maryland average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  1.05% ($38,277 average AGI)
from District of Columbia, DC  0.71% ($77,997)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.30% ($73,418)


6.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($64,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.73%
Maryland average:

6.66%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,923 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.18%
Maryland average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.02% ($38,901 average AGI)
to District of Columbia, DC  0.73% ($66,818)
to Frederick County, MD  0.37% ($66,681)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • WWRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WPLC (1050 AM; 1 kW; SILVER SPRING, MD; Owner: METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WZHF (1390 AM; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)

TV broadcast stations around Chevy Chase Section Five:

  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBAL-TV (Channel 11; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WBAL HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WMAR-TV (Channel 2; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Chevy Chase Section Five compared to Maryland state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Chevy Chase Section Five on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sweden (population 500+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 500+)"
  • #42 (20815) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #74 (20815) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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