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More young people choose D.C. region despite sky-high housing costs

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Despite the Washington area's rising rents, young migrants are increasingly calling the region home. The median age of those moving to the District from 2007 to 2011 was 26.1, according to census data. Nearby suburbs aren't far behind -- the median ages of out-of state migrants to Montgomery, Prince George's, Fairfax and Arlington counties are all less than 30. "They're either coming for jobs...

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