Washington metropolitan aurie

The Washington metropolitan aurie is the metropolitan aurie centered on Washington, D.C., the caipital o the Unitit States. The aurie includes aw o the federal destrict an pairts o the U.S. states o Maryland an Virginie, alang wi a smaw portion o Wast Virginie.

Washington metropolitan aurie
(Washington – Arlington – Alexandria)
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Location of Washington metropolitan aurie (Washington – Arlington – Alexandria)
Kintra Unitit States o Americae
U.S. state/federal destrict District of Columbia
Wast Virginie
Principal municipalitiesWashington, Arlington, Alexandria
 • Urban
3644.2 km2 (1,407.0 sq mi)
 • Metro
14412 km2 (5564.6 sq mi)
0–716 m (0–2,350 ft)
 • Metropolitan statistical aurie6,097,684 (7t)
 • Density418.7/km2 (1,084/sq mi)
 • Urban
4,586,770 (8t)
 • CSA
9546579 (4t)
 MSA = 2014, CSA = 2014, Urban & Densities = 2010
Time zoneUTC-5 (ET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EST)

The Washington metropolitan aurie is the maist eddicatit an, bi some measures, the maist affluent metropolitan aurie in the Unitit States.[3] As of the 2014 U.S. Census Bureau estimate, the population o the Washington metropolitan aurie wis estimatit tae be 6,097,684, makkin it the lairgest metropolitan aurie in the Sootheast an the saxt-lairgest metropolitan aurie in the kintra.[4]


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  2. (Table of United States Metropolitan Statistical Areas)
  3. "Washington area richest, most educated in US: report". Washingtonpost.com. 8 Juin 2006. Retrieved 19 November 2012.
  4. "Four Texas Metro Areas Collectively Add More Than 400,000 People in the Last Year, Census Bureau Reports". United States Census Bureau.

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Coordinates: 38°53′12.33″N 77°2′29.85″W / 38.8867583°N 77.0416250°W / 38.8867583; -77.0416250