WaPo readers are an interesting bunch. And according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations, they are also educated, well-off and married.
In the most recent reader profile spanning March 2005 through February 2006, the ABC surveyed two samples of WaPo readers, totaling 5,960 completed interviews. (For sample breakdowns, see below the jump).
The first sample includes DC, plus Charles, Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in MD and Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William counties in VA, plus the independent cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Manassas and Manassas Park.
The second sample includes DC, plus Allegany, Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George’s, St. Marys and Washington counties in MD; Fulton County in PA; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Loudoun, Orange, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren and Westmoreland counties in VA, plus the independent cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburgh, Manassas, Manassas Park and Winchester. It also includes Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral and Morgan counties in WV.