The District’s population hit a milestone this year, reaching 702,455 as of July 1, 2018, according to population numbers released Wednesday by the Census Bureau. It is the first time D.C. proper’s population has topped 700,000 since 1975, according to the Census Bureau.
Five of the fastest growing cities in the nation are in Texas, but as measured simply by the number of new residents, D.C. makes the top 15.
Loudoun County gained more residents in 2016 than D.C., Montgomery County or Prince William County and remains one of the fastest-growing counties in the country, according to new Census estimates released this week.
Northern Virginia voters will decide on more than just the president and members of Congress when they enter the voting booth Nov. 8. They will also be asked to vote on funding for Metro, roads, parks and schools, in addition to two statewide constitutional amendments.
Republicans believe they have a shot at winning state-wide elections in Virginia in 2016 and beyond despite demographic shifts, especially in Northern Virginia. And Virginians can expert fierce campaigning for their votes.
Gaithersburg is among the 15 fastest growing cities in the country, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Montgomery County Public Schools board will consider a multi-year, $1.5 billion plan to add classroom space as the district\’s populations continues to grow.
The Washington metro area, known for its economic
resiliency during the Great Recession, is
beginning to slow down when it comes to population
Ethnic diversity is typically the norm for big cities. Now it\’s happening in rural Frederick County, Md.
If Virginia seems more crowded lately, that\’s because it is. But the commonwealth\’s growth is happening in areas some might not expect.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.