Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Census, from most recent to least.

Monday’s Must Reads

Monday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | November 25th 2019

The bike lanes that DC will add by 2022; tiny houses as an environmental activism tool; and an unbuilt Alexandria estate fit for an Amazon executive. ... read »

Are Millennials Leaving DC?

Are Millennials Leaving DC?

Nena Perry-Brown | September 26th 2019

New population data shows that while older millennials are DC's largest demographic group, younger millennials are growing more scarce. ... read »

How Where You Live in DC Affects Your Upward Mobility

How Where You Live in DC Affects Your Upward Mobility

Nena Perry-Brown | October 4th 2018

A recently released study of Census Bureau data maps where upward mobility is most likely to be enjoyed by a child born into various circumstances. ... read »

The Difference That Seven Years Makes in DC’s Housing Market

The Difference That Seven Years Makes in DC’s Housing Market

Nena Perry-Brown | September 27th 2017

In light of Census data being released earlier this month, UrbanTurf is taking a look at how the housing stock and affordability of the District has... read »

The Difference That Seven Years Makes in the Demographics of DC

The Difference That Seven Years Makes in the Demographics of DC

Nena Perry-Brown | September 20th 2017

In light of Census data being released last week, UrbanTurf is taking a look at how the demographics of the District have changed between 2009 and... read »

The Most Interesting DC Housing Data From the American Community Survey

The Most Interesting DC Housing Data From the American Community Survey

Nena Perry-Brown | September 15th 2017

Yesterday, the Census Bureau released the most recent data from the annual American Community Survey. Here's a selection of some of the most... read »

$930: Monthly Cost to Live In the Typical American Home

$930: Monthly Cost to Live In the Typical American Home

Shilpi Paul | January 7th 2013 | 4 Comments

Recent data reveals that the median size of a typical home in the U.S. is a three-bedroom, two-bath abode. But it is the median monthly cost that... read »

The Changing Face of Housing in DC

The Changing Face of Housing in DC

Shilpi Paul | June 11th 2012 | 5 Comments

This past Friday, Housing Complex reported on some revealing graphs, charts and maps from the Office of Planning that visualize housing and... read »

Homeownership Rates Down in Region

Homeownership Rates Down in Region

Shilpi Paul | May 14th 2012

With the news that the home ownership rate in the US has fallen to a 15-year low, UrbanTurf was curious about how our region compared with the... read »

Homeownership Falls To 15-Year Low

Homeownership Falls To 15-Year Low

Shilpi Paul | May 1st 2012

New Census data released on Monday revealed that homeownership rates are now at 65.4 percent, a low last seen in 1997. ... read »

DC Real Estate Guides

Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market

We've collected all our helpful guides for buying, selling and renting in and around Washington, DC in one place. Visit guides.urbanturf.com or start browsing below!

Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
Happily Straddling the Line Between City and Suburb
Columbia Pike
Arlington’s Neglected Stepchild is Getting a Makeover
Crystal City
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Lyon Village
Developing An Air of Exclusivity?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
An Urban Village Hitting Its Stride
Del Ray
Virginia’s Small Town Near the Big City
Eisenhower Avenue
The Vibrancy Might Take a Few Years
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
132 Commerical-Free Acres
Downtown Falls Church
Staying the Same in the Midst of Change
Tysons Corner
Radical Change Could Be On The Way

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Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Small-Town Living in the State Capital
Bedroom Community Gets Buzzing Cache
Cabin John
In With The New While Maintaining the Old
Chevy Chase
Affluence, Green Lawns and Pricey Homes
Downtown Silver Spring
Experiencing a Resurgence After a Bumpy History
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Mount Rainier
Artists, Affordable Homes and A Silo Full of Corn
National Harbor
A Development Rises Next to the Potomac
Riverdale Park
A Town Looking For Its Identity

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Northwest DC

30+ neighborhood profiles for the city's biggest quadrant

16th Street Heights
DC's Sleeper Neighborhood
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
DC’s 535 House Neighborhood
Cathedral Heights
Do You Know Where That Is?
Chevy Chase DC
Not to Be Confused With the Other Chevy Chase
Cleveland Park
Coming Back After A Rough Year
Columbia Heights
DC’s Most Diverse Neighborhood, But For How Long?
An Island of Serenity East of the Park
Dupont Circle
The Best of DC (For a Price)
Foggy Bottom & West End
Where the Institutional Meets the International
Forest Hills
Ambassadors and Adventurous Architecture
Foxhall Village
350 Homes Just West of Georgetown
Friendship Heights
A Shopping Mecca With a Few Places to Live
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
A Posh View From Embassy Row
LeDroit Park
A Quiet Enclave in the Middle of the City
Logan Circle
Trendy Now, But Not By Accident
Mount Pleasant
Sought-After Homes Surround Main Street in Transition
Mount Vernon Triangle
From Seedy to Sought-After
The Long, Skinny Neighborhood at the City’s Northwest Edge
Park View
It’s Not Petworth
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
DC’s Go-Go-Go Neighborhood
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
Not Quite Like Its Neighbors
U Street Corridor
The Difference a Decade Makes
Woodley Park
Deceptively Residential
Adams Morgan
No Longer DC’s Hippest Neighborhood, But Still Loved by Residents

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Southwest DC

The little quadrant that could

Southwest Waterfront
A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

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Northeast DC

Profiles of 10 neighborhoods in NE

New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
Not to Be Confused With Bloomingdale
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
H Street
A Place To Party, and To Settle Down
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
Big Houses, A Dusty Commercial Strip and Potential

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Southeast DC

6 neighborhoods from Capitol Hill to East of the River

Capitol Riverfront
Still Growing
Hill East
Capitol Hill’s Lesser Known Neighbor
Congress Heights
Gradually Rising
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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