Washington area has some of richest neighborhoods in U.S.
Everyone knows the Washington area has some of the highest income counties in the nation. Heres some official confirmation: A study of the 25 top earning neighborhoods includes six entries in the Washington area.
Bradley Manor-Longwood in Bethesda, Md., is #2, with mean household income of $599,440; Potomac Manor in Potomac, Md., is #3, with mean household income of $599,331. The others are in Potomac, McLean, Va., and Chevy Chase Village, Md.
The study is by Stephen Higley, a professor emeritus of urban social geography at the University of Montevallo (Ala.).Download Bulletin PDF