Floris, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 8,375.
Males: 4,081  (48.7%)
Females: 4,294  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 20171.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $128,374
Floris:

$128,374
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $57,492

Floris CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $586,200
Floris:

$586,200
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $762,965; detached houses: $786,707; townhouses or other attached units: $615,905

Median gross rent in 2019: $2,741.

March 2019 cost of living index in Floris: 171.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.0%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.3% for Black residents, 4.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Floris, VA (2019)
    • 3,78045.5%White alone
    • 3,41541.1%Asian alone
    • 4925.9%Black alone
    • 3904.7%Hispanic
    • 1992.4%Two or more races
    • 911.1%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: American (5.4%), European (3.2%), Irish (2.9%), English (2.2%), Italian (2.2%), German (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 355 feet

2,720 residents are foreign born

This place:

32.8%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $7,568 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $7,903 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reston, VA (3.8 miles , pop. 56,407).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (21.6 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (141.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

McNair, VA (1.0 miles ),
Franklin Farm, VA (1.4 miles ),
Herndon, VA (1.7 miles ),
Reston, VA (1.9 miles ),
Chantilly, VA (2.1 miles ),
Sterling, VA (2.2 miles ),
South Riding, VA (2.2 miles ),
Dranesville, VA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 38.94 N, Longitude: 77.41 W

Distribution of median household income in Floris, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Floris, VA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
Virginia:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.4. This is about average.

City:

84.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.317. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.317
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.66. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.66
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.691. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.691
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.47
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00212. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00212
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Floris-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Floris place center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 tornado 29.6 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Floris-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.8 miles away from Floris center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from Floris 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) earthquake occurred 236.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from Floris center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from Floris center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fairfax County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Floris:

  • VITAS INNOVATIVE HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HERNDON, VA)
  • NATIONAL HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HERNDON, VA)
  • NORVA HOME HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HERNDON, VA)
  • RENAL CAREPARTNERS OF RESTON LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; RESTON, VA)
  • RESTON SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RESTON, VA)
  • RESTON HOSPITAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; RESTON, VA)
  • CAMERON GLEN HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HERNDON, VA)

Amtrak stations near Floris:

  • 3 miles: DULLES INTERNATIONAL AP'T (HERNDON, DULLES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: MANASSAS (9500 WEST ST.) . Services: public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Floris:

  • Stratford University (about 7 miles; Fairfax, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,570)
  • George Mason University (about 10 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 12 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Medtech Institute (about 14 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Marymount University (about 16 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 3,361)
  • American University (about 18 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 9,850)
  • Montgomery College (about 18 miles; Rockville, MD; FT enrollment: 17,999)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Floris: Kidwell Farm (A), Dulles Gateway Center (B), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Station 36 Frying Pan (C), Activity Center Complex (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Floris include: Chantilly Bible Church (A), Church of God (B), Floris United Methodist Church (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Frying Pan Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Frying Pan Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Frying Pan Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Floris include: Redskins Park (1), Horsepen Run Stream Valley Park (2), Frying Pan Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Fairfax County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.3 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

90.6%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

1.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Floris:

Marital status in Floris, VA
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 2.7%

For population 25 years and over in Floris:

  • High school or higher: 98.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 79.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 44.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Virginia average:

12.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Floris
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Floris, VA (based on Fairfax County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic184,18329
Evangelical Protestant103,522316
Mainline Protestant100,525146
Other91,925119
Orthodox4,6948
Black Protestant1,5099
None595,368-
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: 182
Fairfax County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 130
Fairfax County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Fairfax County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 693
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfax County:

22.2%
State:

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

27.6%
Virginia:

18.6%

8.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($83,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.52%
Virginia average:

9.50%

0.26% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,442 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.26%
Virginia average:

0.18%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Arlington County, VA  0.86% ($98,359 average AGI)
from Alexandria city, VA  0.79% ($84,752)
from Prince William County, VA  0.56% ($64,073)


9.86% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($93,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.86%
Virginia average:

9.76%

0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,753 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.25%
Virginia average:

0.17%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Loudoun County, VA  1.13% ($104,678 average AGI)
to Prince William County, VA  0.99% ($64,323)
to Arlington County, VA  0.70% ($82,900)

Strongest AM radio stations in Floris:

  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDCT (1310 AM; 5 kW; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, LTD.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTNT (570 AM; 5 kW; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMAL (630 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Floris:

  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 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.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • 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.)
  • W228BA (93.5 FM; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPER (89.9 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Floris:

  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WFPT (Channel 62; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
Floris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Floris fatal accident list:

Sep 23, 2010 07:50 PM, Monroe St, Lat: 38.939000, Lon: -77.394711, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 13, 2007 05:13 PM, West Ox Rd, Lat: 38.933175, Lon: -77.405225, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 35.9mTotal length
  • $1,153,000Total costs
  • 456,031Total average daily traffic
  • 11,756Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Floris, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 62000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Floris, VA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Floris, VA
  • 64.5%Utility gas
  • 34.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Floris, VA
  • 55.2%Utility gas
  • 44.8%Electricity


Floris compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Floris on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: computer and mathematical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Egypt (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in India (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Central Asia (population 500+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Costa Rica (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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