Washington, D.C. s population is 6.2M, with a total workforce of 3.3M. The labor market grew by 55,100 jobs over the past year, up by 1.7%. The median household income in Washington, D.C. is $101,838, 2.2% higher than last year and 65.9% above the national average of $61,372. In the housing market, total permits issued totaled 25,187 over the last twelve months, up 8.8% year-over-year. Washington, D.C. has 555 active new home projects on the market, 9.5% fewer than the 613 from last year. The average list price in the market is $539,047, 4.8% lower than last year and 74.1% above the national average. Over the last three months, new home contracts decreased by 17.1% to 2,600. Frederick and Upper Marlboro had the highest concentration of the new home contracts in the Washington, D.C. market.