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Living in West End Washington D.C.

West End is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 3,204 residents.

West End has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Foggy Bottom, Kalorama, Dupont Circle, Georgetown, Adams Morgan, Downtown and Woodland-Normanstone Terrace.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of West End, Washington D.C., DC

West End is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of Francis - Stevens Junior High School in West End, Washington D.C.

Francis - Stevens Junior High School

Photo of Blue Duck Tavern in West End, Washington D.C.

Blue Duck Tavern

Daily errands do not require a car in West End Washington D.C..

West End is the 6th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 96.

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

West End Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

View all West End apartments on a map.

Rental info for 2401 Pennsylvania in the West End area
from $3,338
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for 2400 M in the West End area
from $1,980
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for WestEnd25 in the West End area
from $1,935
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for West End Residences in the West End area
from $2,365
1 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for 2201 North Street N.W. in the West End area
from $5,820
1 bed
Walk Score 98

West End Neighborhood Ranking

Compare West End to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Population

4 Downtown 97 99 86 4,181
5 Penn Quarter 96 100 86 1,561
6 West End 96 89 90 3,204
7 Logan Circle 95 98 92 16,545
8 Judiciary Square 95 100 82 1,985

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 200 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in West End.

People in West End can walk to an average of 24 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Restaurant Choices Map

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Transit Score of West End, Washington D.C., DC

West End has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

West End has excellent public transportation and about 12 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in West End

West End has about 2 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of West End, Washington D.C., DC

West End is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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icon for bike shares in West End

Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in West End

West End has less violent crime and less property crime per person than the Washington D.C. average.

West End Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

How do you feel walking in West End Washington D.C.?

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The Fairmont Washington, D.C.

Photo of The Westin Georgetown, Washington D.C. in West End, Washington D.C.

The Westin Georgetown, Washington D.C.

Photo of Francis Playground in West End, Washington D.C.

Francis Playground

Photo of 2300 N Street NW in West End, Washington D.C.

2300 N Street NW

Photo of Uptowner Cafe in West End, Washington D.C.

Uptowner Cafe

Photo of Francis Pool in West End, Washington D.C.

Francis Pool

Photo of LA Boxing in West End, Washington D.C.

LA Boxing

Photo of Park Hyatt Washington in West End, Washington D.C.

Park Hyatt Washington

Photo of World Wildlife Fund in West End, Washington D.C.

World Wildlife Fund

Photo of West End Library in West End, Washington D.C.

West End Library

West End is Talking About...

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