Washington, District of Columbia

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Population in 2013: 646,449 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.0%
 
Males: 306,147  (47.4%)
Females: 340,302  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
District of Columbia median age:  33.8 years

Zip codes: 20001, 20002, 20003, 20004, 20005, 20006, 20007, 20008, 20009, 20010, 20011, 20012, 20015, 20016, 20017, 20018, 20019, 20020, 20024, 20032, 20036, 20037, 20045, 20052, 20053, 20057, 20064, 20202, 20204, 20228, 20230, 20240, 20245, 20260, 20307, 20317, 20319, 20373, 20390, 20405, 20418, 20427, 20506, 20510, 20520, 20535, 20540, 20551, 20553, 20560, 20565, 20566, 20593.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,572 (it was $40,127 in 2000)
Washington:

$67,572
DC:

$67,572

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $45,477 (it was $28,659 in 2000)

Washington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $470,500 (it was $153,500 in 2000)
Washington:

$470,500
DC:

$470,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $606,800; Detached houses: $843,162; Townhouses or other attached units: $556,677; In 2-unit structures: $654,987; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $557,611; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $465,598

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,307.

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  • Races in Washington, DC (2013)

    Washington races chart
    • 310,12948.0%Black alone
    • 230,26435.6%White alone
    • 65,56010.1%Hispanic
    • 22,2223.4%Asian alone
    • 16,1082.5%Two or more races
    • 1,2050.2%Other race alone
    • 8570.1%American Indian alone
    • 1040.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Washington detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Washington: 125.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (6.6%), Irish (6.5%), English (5.0%), Subsaharan African (3.5%), United States (2.6%), Polish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/03/1802

Elevation: 18 feet

Land area: 61.4 square miles.

Population density: 10,528 people per square mile   (high).

Washington,DC real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Washington:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 32.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Washington city:

  • Never married: 54.7%
  • Now married: 29.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

92,819 residents are foreign born (6.2% Latin America, 2.7% Europe, 2.5% Africa, 1.9% Asia).

This city:

14.4%
District of Columbia:

14.4%



According to our research of District of Columbia and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Washington, District of Columbia as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Washington to the number of sex offenders is 30,111 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,794 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,219 (0.5%)

Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (124.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mount Rainier, MD (1.8 miles ), Highland, MD (1.9 miles ), Brentwood, MD (1.9 miles ), Cottage City, MD (1.9 miles ), Colmar Manor, MD (2.0 miles ), North Brentwood, MD (2.0 miles ), Chillum, MD (2.0 miles ), Hyattsville, MD (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 38.91 N, Longitude: 77.01 W

Washington nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The Capital of the World, Chocolate City, City of Magnificent Distances

Daytime population change due to commuting: +469,079 (+72.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 249,800 (75.7%)

Area code: 202

Washington household income distribution Washington home values distribution

Property values in Washington, DC


Crime rates in Washington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 23226424819819516918118614313210888103
per 100,000 40.646.244.035.835.429.130.831.423.821.917.513.915.9
Rapes 188262273218165182192186150184172236393
per 100,000 32.945.948.539.430.031.332.631.425.030.627.837.360.8
Robberies 3,9403,7313,8363,0573,5023,6043,9854,1543,9983,9143,7563,7253,660
per 100,000 689.0653.5680.9552.3636.1619.7677.4701.9666.7650.5607.8589.1566.2
Assaults 5,5684,8544,4823,8633,8544,4533,5663,6093,2953,2382,9493,3993,724
per 100,000 973.7850.2795.5697.9700.1765.7606.2609.8549.5538.1477.2537.5576.1
Burglaries 5,0095,1674,6703,9433,5713,8263,9203,7813,6964,2243,8493,5193,314
per 100,000 876.0905.1828.9712.3648.7657.9666.3638.9616.4702.0622.8556.5512.6
Thefts 21,43420,90317,36213,75614,16215,13216,47618,78718,01218,05020,12422,19623,108
per 100,000 3,748.43,661.43,081.72,485.22,572.52,602.12,800.73,174.43,003.72,999.73,256.33,510.23,574.6
Auto thefts 7,6709,1689,5498,1367,4677,0577,3236,1915,2994,8644,3393,5493,147
per 100,000 1,341.31,605.91,694.91,469.91,356.41,213.51,244.81,046.1883.7808.3702.1561.3486.8
Arson 95109N/A816134635155496150N/A
per 100,000 16.619.1N/A14.611.15.810.78.69.28.19.97.9N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 771.8777.5752.7629.7636.5624.4625.2630.4570.4564.2527.0528.1544.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Washington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4,403 (3,976 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.15
District of Columbia average:

7.08

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Washington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
District of Columbia:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -31,755 (-5.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (22%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Washington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Washington, District of Columbia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Washington-area historical tornado activity is near District of Columbia state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.7 miles away from the Washington city center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 9/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 55 people and caused $101 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Washington-area historical earthquake activity is near District of Columbia 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 110.9 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 103.7 miles away from Washington 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 252.4 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 111.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 287.1 miles away from Washington 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 98.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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Birthplace of: Al Gore - (born 1948), vice-president, Philip Hannan - Eleventh Archbishop of New Orleans, Brit Hume - (born 1943), Pete Sampras - (born 1971), (United States) Tennis player, Helen Hayes - (1900-1993), actor, J. Edgar Hoover, Gary Russell (boxer) - Boxer, Zachary Hilton - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Jul 2, 1980), Alonzo Church - (1903-1995), mathematician, Alyson Hannigan - (born 1974), actress.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Washington: Albert Earnest Schwab, Angelo J. Liteky, Arthur Murray Preston, Benjamin F. McAlwee, Benjamin H., Jr. Cheever, Bruce McCandless, Cassin Young, David Dixon Porter, David Harrington, Dennis Bell, Eugene Bennett Fluckey, George McCall Courts, Harry Lipscomb, James M. Cutts, John Hayden, Joseph White, Lewis Warrington, Manning F. Force, Oscar Charles Badger, Paul William Bucha, Philip B. Keefer, Richard A. Anderson, Richard, Jr. Wainwright, Robert M. McGovern, Robert S. Scott, Thomas J. McMahon, William Taylor.

Main business address for: HARMAN INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIES INC /DE/ (HOUSEHOLD AUDIO & VIDEO EQUIPMENT), RIGGS NATIONAL CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), VARSITY GROUP INC (RETAIL-CATALOG & MAIL-ORDER HOUSES), BRESLER & REINER INC (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), CARRAMERICA REALTY L P (REAL ESTATE), INPHONIC INC (COMMUNICATION SERVICES, NEC), BUREAU OF NATIONAL AFFAIRS INC (NEWSPAPERS: PUBLISHING OR PUBLISHING & PRINTING), CORPORATE EXECUTIVE BOARD CO (SERVICES-MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES) and 22 other public companies.

Hospitals in Washington:

  • A C S ("5706 14TH STREET, NW")
  • C M S ("1608 EVARTS ST, NE")
  • CHILDREN HOSP NATIONAL MED CENTER (provides emergency services, 111 MICHIGAN AVE NW)
  • D C HEALTH CARE ("901 14TH STREET, SE")
  • I D I ("4515 EDSON PLACE, NE")
  • M T S ("6014 32ND STREET, NW")
  • METRO HOMES ("927 55TH STREET, NE (ADULT)")
  • R C M OF WASHINGTON ("1131 45TH PLACE, SE")
  • ST JOHN ("5027 FULTON STREET, NW")
  • UNITED MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1310 SOUTHERN AVENUE SE)

Amtrak station:

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.

Biggest Colleges/Universities in Washington:

  • George Washington University (Full-time enrollment: 18,928; Location: 2121 I Street, NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gwu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Georgetown University (FT enrollment: 12,535; Location: 37th and O St NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.georgetown.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • American University (FT enrollment: 9,850; Location: 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: WWW.AMERICAN.EDU; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Howard University (FT enrollment: 7,838; Location: 2400 Sixth St NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.howard.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Catholic University of America (FT enrollment: 5,365; Location: 620 Michigan Avenue, NE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cua.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of the District of Columbia (FT enrollment: 3,675; Location: 4200 Connecticut Ave NW; Public; Website: www.udc.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Strayer University-Global Region (FT enrollment: 2,613; Location: 1133 15th St NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.strayer.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Trinity Washington University (FT enrollment: 1,980; Location: 125 Michigan Ave NE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.trinitydc.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Gallaudet University (FT enrollment: 1,504; Location: 800 Florida Ave, NE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gallaudet.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Strayer University-District of Columbia (FT enrollment: 1,169; Location: 1133 15th St NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.strayer.edu/district-columbia/washington; Offers Master's degree)
  • Career Technical Institute (FT enrollment: 573; Location: 1101 Vermont Avenue, N.W suite L002; Private, for-profit; Website: www.careertechnical.edu)
  • Corcoran College of Art and Design (FT enrollment: 497; Location: 500 Seventeenth Street, NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.corcoran.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • University of the Potomac-Washington DC Campus (FT enrollment: 392; Location: 1401 H Street NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.potomac.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Wesley Theological Seminary (FT enrollment: 390; Location: 4500 Massachusetts Ave., NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wesleyseminary.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Technical Learning Centers Inc (FT enrollment: 346; Location: 1720 I St NW Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.tlc-corp.com)
  • Bennett Career Institute (FT enrollment: 311; Location: 700 Monroe Street N.E.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bennettcareerinstitute.org)
  • The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Washington DC (FT enrollment: 252; Location: 901 15th St NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.thechicagoschool.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Radians College (FT enrollment: 213; Location: 1025 Vermont Avenue, NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.radianscollege.edu)
  • University of Phoenix-Washington DC Campus (FT enrollment: 174; Location: 25 Massachusetts Ave NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Institute of World Politics (FT enrollment: 142; Location: 1521 16th St NW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.iwp.edu/; Offers Master's degree)

Biggest public high schools in Washington:

Biggest private high schools in Washington:

  • SIDWELL FRIENDS SCHOOL (Students: 1,097; Location: 3825 WISCONSIN AVE NW; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ST JOHNS COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,063; Location: 2607 MILITARY RD NW; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • GEORGETOWN DAY SCHOOL (Students: 1,039; Location: 4530 MACARTHUR BLVD NW; Grades: PK - 12)
  • GONZAGA COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 935; Location: 19 EYE ST NW; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 894; Location: 3100 MACOMB ST NW; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ARCHBISHOP CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 622; Location: 4300 HAREWOOD RD NE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • MARET SCHOOL (Students: 600; Location: 3000 CATHEDRAL AVE NW; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NATIONAL CATHEDRAL SCHOOL (Students: 578; Location: MOUNT SAINT ALBAN; Grades: 4 - 12; Girls only)
  • ST ALBANS SCHOOL (Students: 550; Location: WISCONSIN & MASSACHUSETTS; Grades: 4 - 12; Boys only)
  • GEORGETOWN VISITATION SCHOOL (Students: 479; Location: 1524 35TH ST NW; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Washington:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Washington:

  • BLESSED SACRAMENT ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 486; Location: 5841 CHEVY CHASE PKWY NW; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST PATRICK S EPISCOPAL DAY SCHOOL (Students: 471; Location: 4700 WHITEHAVEN PKWY NW; Grades: PK - 8)
  • LOWELL SCHOOL (Students: 312; Location: 1640 KALMIA RD NW; Grades: PK - 6)
  • DUPONT PARK ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 285; Location: 3942 ALABAMA AVE SE; Grades: PK - 10)
  • NATIONAL PRESBYTERIAN SCHOOL (Students: 240; Location: 4121 NEBRASKA AVE NW; Grades: PK - 6)
  • CAPITOL HILL DAY SCHOOL (Students: 228; Location: 210 SOUTH CAROLINA AVE SE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RIVER SCHOOL (Students: 227; Location: 4880 MACARTHUR BLVD NW; Grades: PK - 2)
  • JEWISH PRIMARY DAY SCHOOL/NATIONS CAPITAL (Students: 224; Location: 6045 16TH ST NW; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST FRANCIS XAVIER CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 224; Location: 2700 O ST SE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 223; Location: 1625 PARK RD NW; Grades: PK - 8)

Library in Washington:

  • DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $45,835,682; Location: 901 G STREET, N.W. (ROOM 400); 2,063,269 books; 1,999 e-books; 94,321 audio materials; 65,183 video materials; 59 local licensed databases; 3,126 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of: JC Chasez, Musician (1976)

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Notable locations in Washington: Yale Steam Laundry (A), Buzzard Point Marina (B), H T Thompson Boat Center (C), Commerce Building Plaza (D), Waggaman - Ray Commercial Row (E), World's Largest Chair (F), Potomac Avenue Metro Station (G), Wesley Circle (H), Maine Avenue Fish Market (I), Bishops Garden (J), The Shops at National Place (K), Washington Yacht Club (L), Seafairers Marina (M), Gangplank Marina (N), Fort Lincoln Promenade (O), District Yacht Club (P), Capitol Yacht Club (Q), Fort Dupont Golf Course (R), Georgetown University Observatory (S), Barneys Battery Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Spring Valley Shopping Center (1), New York Station Shopping Center (2), East River Park Shopping Center (3), Waterside Mall (4), Chevy Chase Lake Shopping Center (5), Union Station Shopping Center (6), Georgetown Park Shopping Center (7), Foundry Mall (8), The Heights Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Washington include: HARMAN INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIES INC /DE/ (A), RIGGS NATIONAL CORP (B), VARSITY GROUP INC (C), BRESLER & REINER INC (D), CARRAMERICA REALTY L P (E), INPHONIC INC (F), BUREAU OF NATIONAL AFFAIRS INC (G), CORPORATE EXECUTIVE BOARD CO (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington include: Casa del Pueblo United Methodist Church (A), Church of Christ of the East Capitol (B), Church of God of Prophecy (C), Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ of Washington District of Columbia (D), Church of the First Born (E), Divine Love Baptist Church (F), First Baptist Church of Georgetown (G), First Christ Apostolic Church (H), First Mystery Church of God (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Holy Rood Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2), Battleground National Cemetery (3), Soldiers Home Cemetery (4), Arsenal Monument (5), Prospect Hill Cemetery (6), Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Kingman Lake (A), Capitol Reflecting Pool (B), Dalecarlia Reservoir (C), Tidal Basin (D), Reno Reservoir (E), McMillan Reservoir (F), Reflecting Pool (G), Anacostia First High Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Broad Branch (A), Oxon Creek (B), Stickfoot Branch (C), Maddox Branch (D), Anacostia River (E), Foundry Branch (F), Pope Branch (G), Beaverdam Creek (H), Pinehurst Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Washington include: Vietnam Women's Memorial (1), National World War II Memorial (2), Fort Dupont Park (3), Jean Monnet Plaque (4), Father Patrick Healy Memorial (5), House East Fountain (6), House West Fountain (7), Julia Ward Howe Memorial (8), Foundry Branch Valley Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Fishing Shore (A), Bathing Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: The Mansion On O St (Museums; 2020 O Street Northwest) (1), Corcoran Gallery of Art (Museums; 500 17th Street Northwest) (2), Smithsonian Institution - Museums- Paul E Garber Facility (Constitution Avenue) (3), Dumbarton Oaks (Museums; Fellows Building) (4), National Law Enforcement Officers Memorl Vstrs Center (Museums; 605 E Street Northwest) (5), Smithsonian Institution - Museums- National Museum of African Art- Museum S (950 Independence Avenue Southwest) (6), Kreeger Museum (2401 Foxhall Rd. NW) (7), National Health Museum (1200 G St Nw) (8), Association of Children's Museums (1300 L Street Northwest Suite 975) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Residence Inn Washington Capitol- DC (333 E Street Southwest) (1), Morrison Clark Restaurant (Mass Avenue & 11 Street) (2), Atrium Restaurant (1221 22nd Street Northwest) (3), Zephyr Deli (1000 H Street Northwest) (4), Beefe'n Rolle (11th Street Northwest) (5), Crowne Plaza Hamilton (1001 K Saint Northwest And 14th Street) (6), Hotel Lombardy (2019 Penn Avenue Northwest) (7), The Madison (15th & M Street Northwest) (8), President Inn (1600 New York Avenue Northeast) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Mencher Bruce S HON Judge Superior Court of T (5th Street) (1), Smith Donald S Judge Hon Superior Court Of The District Of Colum (555 4th Northwest) (2), United States Government - Courts Us- Tax Court Us- Judge Robert A Wh (400 2nd Stnw) (3), Smith Edward S Judge Circt Us Ct Of Appeals For The Federal Circt (717 Madison Northwest) (4), District Of Columbia Government - Courts- Superior Court Grand Jury- Associate Ju (555 4th Northwest) (5), District Of Columbia Government - Courts- Juvenile Probation Office-Superior C (500 Indiana Northwest) (6), Us Tax Court (400 2nd Northwest) (7), Committee On Grievances of the US District Court for the D of C (Constitution Avenue) (8), United States Government - United States Marshals (Constitutn Avenue # &) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.266. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.266
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.600. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.600
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00225. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00225
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Washington and their reported violations in the past:

D.C. WATER AND SEWER AUTHORITY (Population served: 632,323, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2006)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-17-2004), Fed CFP Consent Order/Decree w/penalty (MAY-14-2007), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-17-2004), Fed CFP Consent Order/Decree w/penalty (MAY-14-2007), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-17-2004), Fed CFP Consent Order/Decree w/penalty (MAY-14-2007), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (JUN-17-2004), Fed CFP Consent Order/Decree w/penalty (MAY-14-2007), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2007)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
ANACOSTIA - JOINT BASE ANACOSTIA-BOLLING (Population served: 4,060, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2012), Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chloramine. Follow-up actions: Fed Public Notif received (FEB-25-2010), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2010), Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2010)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
NAVAL RESEARCH LAB., CHESAPEAKE BAY DIV. (Address: 4555 OVERLOOK AVENUE, S.W. , Serves MD, Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
NAVAL RESEARCH LAB BLOSSOM PT (NAVY FAC) (Address: 4555 OVERLOOK AVENUE, S.W. , Serves MD, Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 10 regular monitoring violations
YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 7 (Address: 1112 16TH ST. NW STE 720 , Serves MD, Population served: 96, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-12-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-12-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-13-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-21-2005)
YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 5 (Address: 1112 16TH ST. NW- ST. 720 , Serves MD, Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUN-24-2013 and JUL-23-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-24-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-11-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2005)
JEMALS BAY 50 PLAZA (Address: 702 H ST. NW, SUITE 400 , Serves MD, Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUL-13-2012 to SEP-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUN-03-2005 to DEC-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2006)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 2 (Address: 1625 MASSACHUSETTS AVE NW 700 , Serves MD, Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-20-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-24-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-22-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-15-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-17-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2006)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Washington that have no violations reported:

  • YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 1 (Address: 1112 16TH NW-ST.720 , Serves MD, Population served: 201, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COOLFONT MOUNTAINSIDE ASSOCIATION -NORTH (Address: 3835 CALVERT STREET NW , Serves WV, Population served: 143, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COOLFONT MOUNTAINSIDE ASSOCIATION-SALMON (Address: 3835 CALVERT STREET NW , Serves WV, Population served: 103, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 3 (Address: 1625 MASSACHUSETTS AVE NW,700 , Serves MD, Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • YMCA CAMP LETTS WELL # 4 (Address: 1112 16TH ST. NW- ST 720 , Serves MD, Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.9%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.7% for Black residents, 12.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.0% for American Indian residents, 22.3% for other race residents, 11.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
District of Columbia:  2.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.3%
Whole state:  42.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Washington in 2010:

  • 24,087 people in college/university student housing
  • 3,134 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 3,064 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2,211 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2,131 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,504 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 1,021 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 959 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 769 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 380 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 334 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 133 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 130 people in state prisons
  • 63 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 55 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 42 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Washington in 2000:

  • 19,322 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 3,759 people in nursing homes
  • 3,448 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 1,383 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 877 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 815 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 782 people in other group homes
  • 756 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 655 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 640 people in halfway houses
  • 593 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 509 people in religious group quarters
  • 376 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 358 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 334 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 314 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 284 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 190 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 180 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 104 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 78 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 74 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 33 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 19 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 16 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 10 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 8 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 3 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

Washington compared to District of Columbia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium. Capacity: 56,692. D.C. United, Washington Nationals.
  • Verizon Center. Washington Wizards (NBA), Washington Mystics (WNBA), Washington Capitals (NHL).
  • Bender Arena. American University.
  • Charles E. Smith Athletic Center. George Washington University.

Banks with most branches in Washington (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 31 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 30 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • SunTrust Bank: 29 branches. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: 28 branches. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Capital One, National Association: 24 branches. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: 17 branches. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: 12 branches. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • TD Bank, National Association: 10 branches. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: 8 branches. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • 25 other banks with 58 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, District of Columbia:

  • Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007 , Phone: (202) 342-0444, Fax: (202) 944-2072
  • JW Marriott Hotel Pennsylvania Avenue, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington, DC 20004 , Phone: (202) 393-2000, Fax: (202) 626-6991
  • Willard Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004 , Phone: (202) 628-9100, Fax: (202) 637-7393
  • Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20006 , Phone: (202) 328-2000
  • The Liaison Capitol Hill, An Affinia Hotel, 415 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001 , Phone: (202) 638-1616, Fax: (202) 393-5816
  • Capital Hilton Hotel, 1001 16TH St NW, Washington, DC 20036 , Phone: (202) 393-1000, Fax: (202) 639-5784
  • Downtown Motel, 1345 4TH St Ne, Washington, DC 20001 , Phone: (202) 544-2000
  • The Westin Washington, DC City Center, 1400 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 , Phone: (202) 429-1700, Fax: (202) 728-0530
  • 112 other hotels and motels
All 120 fire-safe hotels and motels in Washington, District of Columbia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
District of Columbia average:

13.1

Washington travel time to work - commute Washington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2004 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data.

Religion statistics for Washington city (based on District of Columbia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant82,388181
Catholic75,94845
Evangelical Protestant75,306200
Black Protestant50,602109
Other34,04862
Orthodox14,05012
None269,381-
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: 189
District of Columbia:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
District of Columbia:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 97
District of Columbia:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
District of Columbia:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
District of Columbia:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 645
Here:

10.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.97 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.5%
District of Columbia:

8.5%
Adult obesity rate:
District of Columbia:

22.0%
District of Columbia:

22.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.4%
State:

14.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2006)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 524$2,730,495$62,53026$46,275
Other Government Administration 1,208$6,495,125$64,52140$117,258
Judicial and Legal 1,659$10,070,543$72,84342$176,124
Police Protection - Officers 3,740$23,738,778$76,1671$2,887
Police - Other 570$2,770,000$58,316123$128,403
Firefighters 1,494$8,537,709$68,5760$0
Fire - Other 363$1,942,285$64,2080$0
Correction 824$4,131,207$60,1632$6,288
Streets and Highways 693$2,281,146$39,5000$0
Welfare 2,030$9,767,646$57,7400$0
Health 1,731$8,960,501$62,11871$231,859
Hospitals 1,577$8,067,309$61,38738$219,691
Solid Waste Management 665$2,376,012$42,8750$0
Sewerage 481$3,025,971$75,4920$0
Parks and Recreation 716$2,533,735$42,465177$325,502
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1,003$4,520,576$54,0856$12,177
Water Supply 481$3,025,971$75,4920$0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 5,987$26,304,441$52,7231,907$3,545,305
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 3,313$12,266,249$44,4301,439$2,674,530
Higher Education - Instructional 174$1,137,586$78,454187$588,090
Higher Education - Other 325$1,573,716$58,106165$475,102
Local Libraries 354$1,501,663$50,90482$138,565
Other and Unallocable 3,282$17,280,155$63,18227$67,009
Totals for Government 33,194$165,038,817$59,6634,333$8,755,064

Washington government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $127,128,000 ($196.66)
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $8,767,000 ($13.56)
  • Construction - General - Other: $328,928,000 ($508.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $229,072,000 ($354.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $218,248,000 ($337.61)
    Sewerage: $139,264,000 ($215.43)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $84,142,000 ($130.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $73,995,000 ($114.46)
    Water Utilities: $59,684,000 ($92.33)
    Regular Highways: $45,520,000 ($70.42)
    Health - Other: $17,750,000 ($27.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,243,000 ($18.94)
    Police Protection: $3,203,000 ($4.95)
    Financial Administration: $2,535,000 ($3.92)
    Central Staff Services: $2,213,000 ($3.42)
    Correctional Institutions: $2,194,000 ($3.39)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,537,000 ($2.38)
    Libraries: $300,000 ($0.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $78,000 ($0.12)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,259,977,000 ($1949.07)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $1,247,449,000 ($1929.69)
    Health - Other: $486,658,000 ($752.82)
    Police Protection: $474,701,000 ($734.32)
    Public Welfare - Other: $446,583,000 ($690.82)
    Housing and Community Development: $429,897,000 ($665.01)
    General - Other: $415,365,000 ($642.53)
    Financial Administration: $195,533,000 ($302.47)
    Hospitals: $161,498,000 ($249.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $157,674,000 ($243.91)
    Central Staff Services: $157,627,000 ($243.84)
    Correctional Institutions: $135,207,000 ($209.15)
    Other Higher Education: $107,079,000 ($165.64)
    Water Utilities: $105,327,000 ($162.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $102,155,000 ($158.02)
    Sewerage: $93,154,000 ($144.10)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $82,632,000 ($127.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $71,819,000 ($111.10)
    Corrections - Other: $68,157,000 ($105.43)
    Regular Highways: $50,210,000 ($77.67)
    Libraries: $35,679,000 ($55.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,222,000 ($54.49)
    General Public Buildings: $19,738,000 ($30.53)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,389,000 ($14.52)
    Parking Facilities: $6,038,000 ($9.34)
    Social Insurance Administration: $5,056,000 ($7.82)
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $3,482,000 ($5.39)
    Natural Resources - Other: $301,000 ($0.47)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $935,267,000 ($1446.78)
    Corporate Bonds: $755,806,000 ($1169.17)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $222,524,000 ($344.23)
    Other Investments - Other: $101,566,000 ($157.11)
    Benefit Payments: $29,285,000 ($45.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $319,538,000 ($494.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Transit Utilities: $246,679,000 ($381.59)
  • Lotteries Exhibit - Ticket Sales: $249,857,000 ($386.51)
    Prizes: $146,687,000 ($226.91)
    Proceeds: $72,873,000 ($112.73)
    Administration in Expenditures: $30,297,000 ($46.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $56,089,000 ($86.76)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $21,122,000 ($32.67)
    Police Protection: $15,330,000 ($23.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,638,000 ($19.55)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,570,000 ($10.16)
    Sewerage: $4,655,000 ($7.20)
    Water Utilities: $4,128,000 ($6.39)
    Financial Administration: $3,894,000 ($6.02)
    Health - Other: $3,293,000 ($5.09)
    Other Higher Education: $1,842,000 ($2.85)
    General - Other: $1,051,000 ($1.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $955,000 ($1.48)
    Central Staff Services: $779,000 ($1.21)
    General Public Building: $519,000 ($0.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,906,173,000 ($2948.68)
  • Unemployment Compensation - Balance In US Treasury: $386,001,000 ($597.11)
    Benefit Payments: $88,469,000 ($136.85)
    Other Balance (+ or -): $4,235,000 ($6.55)

Washington government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $291,301,000 ($450.62)
    Sewerage: $176,753,000 ($273.42)
    Housing and Community Development: $27,423,000 ($42.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,604,000 ($39.61)
    Higher Education - Other: $21,711,000 ($33.59)
    Parking Facilities: $21,002,000 ($32.49)
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $4,382,000 ($6.78)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $3,040,000 ($4.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,658,000 ($2.56)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $553,000 ($0.86)
    Hospital Public: $111,000 ($0.17)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $306,348,000 ($473.89)
    From Parent Local Government: $111,027,000 ($171.75)
    Local Employee Contribution: $45,951,000 ($71.08)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $1,382,518,000 ($2138.63)
    All Other: $441,530,000 ($683.01)
    Housing and Community Development: $303,281,000 ($469.15)
    Education: $226,890,000 ($350.98)
    Highways: $96,371,000 ($149.08)
    Health and Hospitals: $90,067,000 ($139.33)
    Employment Security Administration: $23,417,000 ($36.22)
    Sewerage: $13,211,000 ($20.44)
    Water Utilities: $11,716,000 ($18.12)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $534,989,000 ($827.58)
    Interest Earnings: $204,874,000 ($316.92)
    Fines and Forfeits: $112,456,000 ($173.96)
    Net Lottery Revenue: $103,170,000 ($159.59)
    Rents: $7,971,000 ($12.33)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,522,000 ($2.35)
    Special Assessments: $1,216,000 ($1.88)
    Sale of Property: $55,000 ($0.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $96,474,000 ($149.24)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $1,232,384,000 ($1906.39)
    Property: $1,213,606,000 ($1877.34)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $817,066,000 ($1263.93)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $330,020,000 ($510.51)
    Corporation Net Income: $219,801,000 ($340.01)
    Public Utilities Sales: $214,353,000 ($331.59)
    Corporation License: $140,892,000 ($217.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $122,269,000 ($189.14)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $51,495,000 ($79.66)
    Other License: $39,618,000 ($61.29)
    NEC: $30,274,000 ($46.83)
    Death and Gift: $30,125,000 ($46.60)
    Motor Vehicle License: $27,039,000 ($41.83)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $24,221,000 ($37.47)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $22,993,000 ($35.57)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $20,296,000 ($31.40)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,078,000 ($7.86)
    Motor Vehicle Operators License: $3,701,000 ($5.73)
  • Tobacco Lawsuit Settlement - Expenditure of Proceeds: $37,102,000 ($57.39)
  • Unemployment Compensation - Contribution: $108,585,000 ($167.97)
    Interest Revenue: $16,815,000 ($26.01)
    Federal Advances: $38,000 ($0.06)

Washington government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,728,667,000 ($10408.66)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,544,255,000 ($8576.48)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,460,787,000 ($2259.71)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,095,337,000 ($1694.39)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $977,702,000 ($1512.42)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $448,257,000 ($693.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $345,350,000 ($534.23)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $330,622,000 ($511.44)

Washington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,571,705,000 ($2431.29)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $667,642,000 ($1032.78)
    Total Other Securities: $573,802,000 ($887.62)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,511,975,000 ($2338.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,144,171,000 ($1769.93)

11.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.56%
District of Columbia average:

11.56%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,548 average AGI)
District of Columbia:

0.22%
District of Columbia average:

0.22%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Prince George's County, MD  1.46% ($32,272 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, MD  1.12% ($66,818)
from Arlington County, VA  0.91% ($71,729)


10.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($60,865 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.06%
District of Columbia average:

10.06%

0.31% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,014 average AGI)
District of Columbia:

0.31%
District of Columbia average:

0.31%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince George's County, MD  1.84% ($38,661 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, MD  1.10% ($77,997)
to Arlington County, VA  0.68% ($77,763)

Strongest AM radio stations in Washington:

  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOL (1450 AM; 1 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WWRC (1260 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WACA (1540 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHEATON, MD; Owner: AC ACQUISITION, LLC)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Washington:

  • WBIG-FM (100.3 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)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPGC-FM (95.5 FM; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MARYLAND)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WHFS (99.1 FM; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Washington:

  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJZ-TV (Channel 13; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Washington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 201Number of bridges
  • 2,244m7,362ftTotal length
  • $403,344,000Total costs
  • 8,040,186Total average daily traffic
  • 314,519Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 61900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 191930-1939
  • 201940-1949
  • 471950-1959
  • 901960-1969
  • 151970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Washington, DC
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Washington)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 275 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Washington, DC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 408 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 654 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 716 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Washington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Washington)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 472 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 183 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,532$342,5393,968$386,62313,002$358,016642$200,53473$6,449,7261,329$295,5482$176,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED117$299,393233$374,468957$325,45687$108,2075$517,800113$280,3191$33,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED393$290,300514$352,4944,681$335,018455$104,23719$2,534,105688$247,5398$148,125
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN458$316,225699$366,0293,186$351,002139$230,38110$5,888,100382$275,6522$370,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS48$298,854100$337,380793$314,34829$227,1723$1,468,00097$273,5671$165,000

Detailed mortgage data for all 188 tracts in Washington, DC

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 148 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED482$321,743160$354,5388$268,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED138$347,37777$348,7666$270,5001$368,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED101$336,71369$363,1306$255,6670$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN33$321,45524$337,9581$227,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS31$363,7746$281,6676$278,3330$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Washington, DC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6,07169.9 years
Mary5,84478.9 years
John5,39473.0 years
William5,36672.8 years
Robert3,08070.1 years
Charles2,98471.8 years
George2,84573.4 years
Joseph2,40372.4 years
Helen1,83079.5 years
Margaret1,82978.8 years
Most common last names in Washington, DC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3,13672.2 years
Smith2,86372.4 years
Williams2,65771.8 years
Brown2,57772.5 years
Jones2,34371.7 years
Jackson1,93872.2 years
Davis1,53572.2 years
Thomas1,28372.6 years
Harris1,17872.7 years
Robinson1,14172.3 years
Businesses in Washington, DC
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven22Jones New York3
ALDO1Juicy Couture1
AT&T8KFC6
Abercrombie & Fitch1LensCrafters1
Ace Hardware4Levi Strauss & Co.1
Aerosoles2Macy's1
Ann Taylor7Marriott16
Apple Store1Marshalls1
Ashley Furniture4MasterBrand Cabinets9
AutoZone6McDonald's34
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill2Men's Wearhouse1
Bally Total Fitness1Motel 62
Banana Republic2Motherhood Maternity1
Barnes & Noble1New Balance14
Baskin-Robbins6Nike58
Bed Bath & Beyond2Office Depot1
Ben & Jerry's4Panda Express2
Best Western1Panera Bread1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza7
Brooks Brothers3Payless8
Brookstone1Penske1
Budget Car Rental2Pier 1 Imports1
Burger King4Pizza Hut7
CVS51Popeyes9
Caribou Coffee6Pottery Barn1
Chick-Fil-A3Qdoba Mexican Grill3
Chico's1Quality1
Chipotle8Quiznos18
Cinnabon 3RadioShack13
Circle K1Rite Aid7
Comfort Inn2Ruby Tuesday3
Crate & Barrel1SAS Shoes1
Cricket Wireless20Safeway15
Curves1Sears1
DHL12Sephora1
Days Inn2Sprint Nextel5
Dennys1Staples3
Domino's Pizza12Starbucks75
DressBarn2Subway67
Dressbarn1T-Mobile1
Dunkin Donuts12T.G.I. Driday's2
Express2T.J.Maxx1
FedEx289Taco Bell4
Foot Locker4Target1
Forever 211The Cheesecake Factory1
GNC7Trader Joe's1
GameStop3True Value5
Gap3U-Haul5
Giant5UPS194
Goodwill4Urban Outfitters2
H&R Block17Vans4
Haagen-Dazs2Verizon Wireless5
Haworth1Victoria's Secret3
Hilton8Volkswagen1
Holiday Inn6Vons15
Home Depot1Walgreens2
Howard Johnson1Wendy's4
IHOP2Westin2
J.Crew2Wet Seal1
Jimmy John's1Whole Foods Market3
JoS. A. Bank5YMCA4
Johnny Rockets2

Washington on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest property tax revenues per resident in 2004 in $ (population 10,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest local government total salary and wages expenses per resident in 2004 in $"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial specialists: (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social services occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2004 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 1,000+)"
  • #6 (20319) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of British first ancestries"
  • #11 (20008) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Senegalese first ancestries"
  • #12 (20018) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of African first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Jordanian first ancestries"
  • #21 (20036) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of lawyers in 2005"
  • #21 (20010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ethiopian first ancestries"
  • #23 (20005) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Moroccan first ancestries"
  • #24 (20037) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Egyptian first ancestries"
  • #26 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Turkish first ancestries"
  • #26 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other Subsaharan African first ancestries"
  • #26 (20037) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Australian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #29 (20036) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most medium-big companies in 2005 (at least 100 employees)"
  • #29 (20010) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Sierra Leonean first ancestries"
  • #37 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other Arab first ancestries"
  • #38 (20007) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most beauty salons in 2005"
  • #40 (20011) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Nigerian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #41 (20009) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most full service restaurants in 2005"
  • #47 (20006) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Unclassified or not reported first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #49 (20009) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Zairian first ancestries"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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