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Living in Eckington Washington D.C.

Eckington is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 3,878 residents.

Eckington has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Edgewood, Bloomingdale, Truxton Circle, Gallaudet, Sursum Corda Cooperative, NoMa and Brentwood.

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Walk Score of Eckington, Washington D.C., DC

Eckington is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Eckington

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Eckington

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Eckington Washington D.C..

Eckington is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 78.

Find apartments in Washington D.C.'s most walkable neighborhoods: Dupont Circle, Chinatown and U Street Corridor.

Eckington Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Eckington to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Population

36 Woodley Park 79 71 69 6,290
37 Carver 78 57 62 2,531
38 Eckington 78 72 80 3,878
39 Shepherd Park 77 77 48 3,611
40 Edgewood 77 72 70 5,149

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 62 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Eckington.

People in Eckington can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for EckingtonHarry Thomas Recreation Center, nice place to take the kids or dog when you want to get outside.

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Transit Score of Eckington, Washington D.C., DC

Eckington has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Eckington Washington D.C. apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Eckington has excellent public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Eckington on public transit.

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Eckington has about 3 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Eckington, Washington D.C., DC

Eckington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in Eckington

Eckington has more violent crime and more property crime per person than the Washington D.C. average.

Eckington Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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