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Table

District of Columbia
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
670,949
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
678,972
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
670,949
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
689,548
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
689,548
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
-1.5%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-2.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 689,545
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 601,723
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
18.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
13.0%
Female persons, percent
52.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
46.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
45.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
4.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
3.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
11.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
37.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 21,665
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 13.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 360,890
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 41.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $705,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $2,958
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $821
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,817
Building permits, 2022 7,705
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 315,785
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.03
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 80.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 17.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 95.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 89.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 62.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 7.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
3.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 71.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 69.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 6,739,810
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 11,400,214
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,155,311
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 5,533,913
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $7,939
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 30.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $101,722
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $71,297
Persons in poverty, percent
13.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 24,089
Total employment, 2021 483,307
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 48,858,672
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -11.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 58,164
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 14,977
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 7,878
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,932
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,917
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 7,629
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 655
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 11,074
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 11,280.7
Population per square mile, 2010 9,856.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 61.13
Land area in square miles, 2010 61.05
FIPS Code 11
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2018-2022 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2022 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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