Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase covers some of the earliest suburban areas to be developed just outside DC City limits.

Welcome to Chevy Chase

Generally populated by older homes built in the 30s and 40s
 
What we refer to as 'Chevy Chase' encompasses several different Sections, Chevy Chase Village, Somerset, Kenwood, and the "Town of Chevy Chase." Taken together, Chevy Chase covers some of the earliest suburban areas to be developed just outside DC City limits. Bordering the District of Columbia, Chevy Chase extends east and west of Connecticut Avenue. Chevy Chase is sought after for its consistently gracious and elegant aesthetic, mature neighborhoods, and easy access into the city including via Beech Drive and Connecticut Avenue. Generally populated by older homes built in the 30s and 40s, the desirability of Chevy Chase has meant extensive renovation and expansion to create homes and floor plans amendable to modern lifestyles.

Overview for Chevy Chase, DC

10,713 people live in Chevy Chase, where the median age is 45 and the average individual income is $104,019. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

10,713

Total Population

45 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$104,019

Average individual Income

Around Chevy Chase, DC

There's plenty to do around Chevy Chase, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

73
Very Walkable
Walking Score
66
Bikeable
Bike Score
46
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Hilana Falafel, DMV Spirits, and Navy Mess & Ward Room.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.34 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.95 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.75 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.55 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.57 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.6 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Chevy Chase, DC

Chevy Chase has 4,381 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Chevy Chase do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 10,713 people call Chevy Chase home. The population density is 12,017.93 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

10,713

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

45

Median Age

47.92 / 52.08%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
4,381

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$104,019

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Chevy Chase, DC

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The following schools are within or nearby Chevy Chase. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
St Johns College High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Broad Branch Children's House
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
Lafayette Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
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