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Ashburn, Virginia

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Ashburn is a census-designated place (CDP) in Loudoun County, Virginia. As of the 2020 United States Census, its population was 46,349.[1] It is 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Washington, D.C..

70 percent of the world's Internet traffic passes through Ashburn.[2][3][4][5]


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  1. "QuickFacts: Ashburn CDP, Virginia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 19, 2024.
  2. "Data Centers".
  3. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-business/wp/2014/03/05/why-ashburn-va-is-the-center-of-the-internet/
  4. Blum, Andrew (29 May 2012). "The Bullseye of America's Internet". Gizmodo.
  5. "70 Percent of the World's Web Traffic Flows Through Loudoun County - Washingtonian (DC)". 14 September 2016.