Population: 16,318Median home value: $600,254 56 Ranks better than 8% of areas
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A+ Brightwood Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
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F Brightwood Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% higher than District of Columbia
16363% more expensive than the US average
15252% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Brightwood cost of living
F Brightwood Crime Total crime is 31% lower than District of Columbia
Total crime
3,66333% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2833% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-11%Year over year crime is down
Brightwood crime
B Brightwood Employment Household income is 11% higher than District of Columbia
Median household income
$81,11347% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$43,54846% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%5% lower than the US average
Brightwood employment
D- Brightwood Housing Home value is 19% higher than District of Columbia
Median home value
$600,254225% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,34141% higher than the US average
Home ownership
33%47% lower than the US average
Brightwood real estate or Brightwood rentals
F Brightwood Schools HS graduation rate is 10% lower than District of Columbia
High school grad. rates
79%5% lower than the US average
School test scores
29%41% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Washington K-12 schools or Washington colleges

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