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The USA/VA/Northern region is located on the Virginia side of the [http://wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington,_D.C. Washington, DC] metro area. With 7,166 members, it is made up of Arlington, Alexandria, McLean, Tysons Corner, Ashburn, Warrenton, Manassas, Culpeper, Centreville, Gainesville, Herndon, Reston, Woodbridge, Dale City, Dumfries, and Dulles areas. They wrote 26,287,843 words (an average of 18,383.11 per member).
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The '''USA :: Virginia :: Northern''' region is located on the Virginia side of the [http://wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington,_D.C. Washington, DC] metro area. With 7,166 members, it is made up of Arlington, Alexandria, McLean, Tysons Corner, Ashburn, Warrenton, Manassas, Culpeper, Centreville, Gainesville, Herndon, Reston, Woodbridge, Dale City, Dumfries, and Dulles areas.  
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==Regional Stats==
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* 2013: The region wrote 26,287,843 words (an average of 18,383.11 per member)
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* 2014: 1,261 novelists; 22,211,273 words written; 17,614 average wordcount
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* 2015: 1,271 novelists; 24,531,185 words written; 19,300 average wordcount
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* 2016: 1,174 novelists; 20,516,301 words written; 17,475 average wordcount
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* 2017: 1,169 novelists; 21,866,382 words written; 18,705 average wordcount
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* 2018: 1,064 novelists; 20,128,446 words written; 18,917 average wordcount
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* 2019: stats unavailable<ref>2019's totals, when available, were provided through a third-party tool using the non-public Word Count API. This region was large enough to overload the tool.</ref>
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* 2020: 745 novelists; 16,782,936 words written; 22,527 average wordcount<ref>Sent from NaNoWriMo HQ, February 2021. Consists of active homed participants who created a NaNoWriMo 2020 project.</ref>
  
 
== Events ==
 
== Events ==
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Many groups hold write-ins at public locations that cover 1-2 towns each.
 
Many groups hold write-ins at public locations that cover 1-2 towns each.
 
  
 
== Municipal Liaisons ==
 
== Municipal Liaisons ==
 
===Current MLs===
 
===Current MLs===
Current MLs are [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/bookwrm bookwrm] and [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/mavinmaverick MavinMaverick].
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* [https://nanowrimo.org/participants/mavinmaverick MavinMaverick] (?-2013-present)
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* [https://nanowrimo.org/participants/rennrat78 rennrat78] (2015-present)
  
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===Past MLs===
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* [https://nanowrimo.org/participants/bookwrm bookwrm] (?-2013-2014)
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==Nearby Regions==
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* [[Region/USA/DC|Washington, DC]]
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==Notes==
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==Online Presence==
 
==Online Presence==
NoVa has a [http://twitter.com/NoVa_Nanites Twitter] handle and [http://www.facebook.com/groups/nova.nanowrimo/ Facebook] page, in addition to their [http://nanowrimo.org/regions/usa-virginia-northern Region] page on NaNoWriMo.
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* [https://nanowrimo.org/regions/usa-virginia-northern Region] page on NaNoWriMo.
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* [https://forums.nanowrimo.org/c/regions/virginia-northern Northern Virginia regional forum]
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* [https://twitter.com/NoVa_Nanites NoVa Twitter]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/nova.nanowrimo/ NoVa Facebook group]
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[[Category:Virginia regions]]

Latest revision as of 20:09, 22 March 2021

The USA :: Virginia :: Northern region is located on the Virginia side of the Washington, DC metro area. With 7,166 members, it is made up of Arlington, Alexandria, McLean, Tysons Corner, Ashburn, Warrenton, Manassas, Culpeper, Centreville, Gainesville, Herndon, Reston, Woodbridge, Dale City, Dumfries, and Dulles areas.

Regional Stats

  • 2013: The region wrote 26,287,843 words (an average of 18,383.11 per member)
  • 2014: 1,261 novelists; 22,211,273 words written; 17,614 average wordcount
  • 2015: 1,271 novelists; 24,531,185 words written; 19,300 average wordcount
  • 2016: 1,174 novelists; 20,516,301 words written; 17,475 average wordcount
  • 2017: 1,169 novelists; 21,866,382 words written; 18,705 average wordcount
  • 2018: 1,064 novelists; 20,128,446 words written; 18,917 average wordcount
  • 2019: stats unavailable[1]
  • 2020: 745 novelists; 16,782,936 words written; 22,527 average wordcount[2]

Events

In 2013, the North Virginia (NoVA) region started a Night of Writing Dangerously for the surrounding area. Hosted at Ashburn Regional Library, more than 123,00 words were written (and that's just counting the people who stayed for the whole night).

Many groups hold write-ins at public locations that cover 1-2 towns each.

Municipal Liaisons

Current MLs

Past MLs

Nearby Regions

Notes

  1. 2019's totals, when available, were provided through a third-party tool using the non-public Word Count API. This region was large enough to overload the tool.
  2. Sent from NaNoWriMo HQ, February 2021. Consists of active homed participants who created a NaNoWriMo 2020 project.

Online Presence