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-Uniquely attractive core
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest


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What Bert Has To Say About Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area

It would be an understatement to say that the nation’s capital is a unique place. The centrally located National Mall is an urban planning gem, with excellent open spaces, walking paths, and major monuments in a classic architectural style. Lining the mall is the Smithsonian museum complex, probably the best set of museums in the world in a single location. In reality, the whole mall setup is a museum in and of itself and a major destination for locals and visitors alike. Numerous government offices and first class hospitality venues surround the mall. To the northwest of the mall, but still within the city limits, lies the upscale residential and commercial enclave of Georgetown, home to Georgetown University, George Washington Hospital, and a variety of entertainment and nightlife amenities. But not all of the D.C. central city glitters; to the north and east in particular lies a considerable expanse of socioeconomically mixed neighborhoods and areas of urban decay.


National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay See Local Real Estate
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City: District Heights
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About District Heights

    The unemployment rate in District Heights is 4.70 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. District Heights jobs have Increased by 1.62 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, District Heights's cost of living is 5.70% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare District Heights's Cost of Living
    District Heights's population is 6,144 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -8.35 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 36 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in District Heights is $199,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -12.88%. Check out the homes in the area.
    District Heights public schools spend $16,054 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in District Heights. Learn more...

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