Known for its quaint, beautifully preserved homes and top-rated public schools, Chevy Chase, a collection of small towns and unincorporated neighborhoods, is one of the most prestigious zip codes in the DC metropolitan region. Chevy Chase is located a short distance from DC and was named #2 on the “10 Best Suburbs in America” list by Zippia.com in 2016. It also ranked second on the “Best Places to Retire in Maryland” list by Niche.com in 2018. The median value of owner-occupied houses in Chevy Chase was $887,100 with a median household income of $162,351 in 2017. Chevy Chase’s relatively small population of 9,618 is highly educated, with 84% of residents having a Bachelor’s degree or higher. Combining family friendliness with old-school charm, Chevy Chase remains one of the most highly desirable places to live in throughout the nation.