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Pros

-Uniquely attractive core
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Summer heat


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.


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Quick Facts About Manassas


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Manassas is 3.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manassas jobs have Increased by 0.40 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Manassas's cost of living is 26.20% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Manassas's population is 41,764 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 49.39 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 37 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Manassas is $318,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -19.34%.
    SCHOOLS
    Manassas public schools spend $13,381 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Manassas.

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  9/7/2015
Manassas vs Fairfax County

Hi all: Looking for some insider info. I am from Boston. My husband was transferred down to Herndon, VA, and my son is going to George Mason University, so we are... (Read More)

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  1/5/2015
Manassas VA

Affordable living 40 minutes outside of... (Read More)

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  7/6/2014
History and All American City

I live in a subdivision outside the City of Manassas (the Sudley Subdivision) a couple of miles from the Manassas Battlefield National Park. I love the history of the... (Read More)

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