Dunn Loring, VA
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Living in Dunn Loring

Dunn Loring is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 9,464 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Dunn Loring is the 77th largest community in Virginia.

Dunn Loring home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Dunn Loring real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Dunn Loring has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Dunn Loring has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.

A relatively large number of people in Dunn Loring telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 24.16% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Dunn Loring is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Dunn Loring a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Dunn Loring has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Dunn Loring’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Despite being a small town, Dunn Loring has a lot of people using the subway to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the subway are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Dunn Loring. 76.46% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Dunn Loring in 2018 was $80,198, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $320,792 for a family of four.

Dunn Loring is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Dunn Loring home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dunn Loring residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dunn Loring include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Other Arab.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Dunn Loring's cultural character, accounting for 29.77% of the town’s population.

The most common language spoken in Dunn Loring is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.