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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Washington, DC

 
Washington, D.C. (pronounced /ˈwɒʃɪŋtən ˌdiːˈsiː/; formally, the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, the District, or simply D.C.) is the capital of the United States, founded on July 16, 1790. The City of Washington used to be a separate municipality within the District of Columbia until an Act of Congress in 1871 effectively merged the City and the District into a single entity. It is for this reason that the city, while legally named the District of Columbia, is known as Washington, D.C. The city is located on the north bank of the Potomac River and is bordered by the states of Virginia to the southwest and Maryland to the other sides. The District has a resident population of 588,292; however, due to commuters from the surrounding suburbs, its population ris... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
District Of Columbia County566,825 Population (as of 2000)
District of Columbia State572,491 Population (current)
59.8 Square Miles of Land1.5 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$243,045 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$46,266 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
19,402 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,157,257,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
311,829 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$16,572,460,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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