By 2014, Blacks Won’t Be D.C. Majority

February 15, 2011  |  

(NBC Washington) — Washington isn’t what it used to be — mainly because the people that live here now are a lot richer.  The Washington Post recently reported the results of new research by the Brookings Institution.  It found that from 2000 to 2009, the District gained 39,000 households with incomes of $75,000 or higher.  During that same period, the city lost 37,600 households with incomes of $50,000 or less.

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