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ALEXANDRIA, VA - JULY 12:  With the Washington Monument in the background, children at a youth sailing camp learn to sail July 12, 2002 at the Washington Sailing Marina in Alexandria, Virginia.  Temperatures are expected to remain around 80 degrees the Washington DC area, which gives residents a break from the 90 plus degrees experienced earlier in the week.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Census: Virginia Population Grows by Nearly 56K

The latest estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau show Virginia’s population growth in 2014 was the 10th-largest in the country.


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Census: Md. City is One of America’s Fastest Growing Areas

Gaithersburg, Maryland is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, according to new Census data.


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Study: Nearly 7 Million to Live in D.C. Region by 2040

Where will you be living in 2040? You probably don’t know, but a recent study says a lot of people will be calling the D.C. area home in the future.