Retail Traffic

Booming downtown

The number of daytime workers within 1 mile of F & 7th Streets is 235,000

Population: 26,000 within 1 mile of 7th and F Streets and 140,000 within 2 miles.

Average Household Income: $44,000 within 1 mile and $61,800 within 2 miles

Downtown cultural venues reported 19 million visitors in 2000.

Downtown apartment vacancies are at 1% or less.

Over 2.4 million sq. ft. of retail space leased in D.C. in the past 18 months

More than 2,900 market rate residential units are planned or under construction downtown.

Nearly 60 construction projects are underway totaling more than $5 billion.

Source: Downtown DC BID

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