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Chevy Chase
  • Neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Chevy Chase is a neighborhood in Washington, D.C., District of Columbia with a population of 20,735. Chevy Chase is in District of Columbia County and is one of the best places to live in District of Columbia. Living in Chevy Chase offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Chevy Chase there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and retirees live in Chevy Chase and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Chevy Chase are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,072,103
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,120
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Chevy Chase Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    43.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    48.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    178.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,099.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    167.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$175,981
National
$62,843
Families with Children
32%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    57%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    7%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    3%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

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