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Living in Arlington

Arlington has an average Walk Score of 67 with 207,627 residents.

Arlington has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Arlington neighborhoods are Ballston-Virginia Square, North Rosslyn and Clarendon-Courthouse.

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Walk Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Arpanet Historical Sign

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Glebe Market

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Ballston-Virginia Square 93 69 81 12,954
2 North Rosslyn 91 71 76 2,444
3 Clarendon-Courthouse 91 64 80 8,426
4 Lyon Village 89 62 83 3,653
5 Colonial Village 88 68 79 2,554
6 Radnor/Ft Myer Heights 86 68 75 10,102
7 Ashton Heights 83 67 78 4,740
8 Aurora Highlands 81 70 78 10,693
9 Buckingham 78 63 78 5,489
10 North Highland 75 62 72 3,675
11 Cherrydale 74 48 81 3,224
12 Lyon Park 73 58 77 5,032
13 Maywood 73 43 81 984
14 Penrose 72 56 76 4,748
15 Arlington Heights 71 56 77 2,643
16 Waverly Hills 70 48 80 3,113
17 Old Diminion 70 41 81 1,241
18 High View Park 70 46 75 1,805
19 Leeway 69 46 73 2,302
20 Glebewood 68 48 77 621
21 Nauck 67 51 60 4,862
22 Alcova Heights 67 57 74 2,312
23 Bluemont 67 57 80 6,161
24 Yorktown 66 41 74 2,927
25 Columbia Heghts 64 56 57 5,447
26 Highland Park - Overlee Knolls 64 52 74 1,674
27 Douglas Park 64 56 65 9,048
28 Tara-Leeway Heights 63 43 71 2,213
29 Westover Village 61 43 77 2,118
30 Long Branch Creek 61 46 76 3,617
31 Arlington Ridge 61 61 61 5,996
32 Fairlington-Shirlington 60 50 63 9,979
33 Dominion Hills 57 45 66 1,703
34 Arlington Forest 56 56 69 2,398
35 Waycroft-Woodlawn 55 59 75 1,444
36 Madison Manor 54 53 64 1,488
37 Boulevard Manor 53 44 60 1,907
38 Columbia Forest 52 57 59 4,956
39 Barcroft 52 56 67 3,562
40 Arlington-East Falls 50 52 68 4,976
41 Columbia Heights West 50 57 60 6,988
42 Williamsburg 50 38 61 2,823
43 Woodmont 48 39 64 799
44 Arlington View 47 61 51 1,221
45 Claremont 46 53 58 2,267
46 Donaldson Run 44 36 66 2,358
47 Glencarlyn 33 51 59 2,077
48 Dover Crystal 29 34 55 675
49 Rock Spring 21 35 54 2,820
50 Gulf Branch 8 29 38 882
51 Olde Glebe 7 29 40 2,345
52 Bellevue Forest 6 28 33 913
53 Stafford Albemarle Glebe 5 26 41 736

Eating & Drinking

There are about 810 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Arlington.

People in Arlington can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Ray's The Steaks

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Courthouse Deli

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Transit Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Arlington apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Arlington has good public transportation and about 100 bus and 3 subway lines.

Transit Time

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

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Arlington has about 50 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

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Glebe Market

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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I was born in Northern Virginia and raised in Rosslyn. I also went to college in DC so I have extensive experience in the area.

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Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont)

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Crandal Mackey Park

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Art Institute of Washington

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Bike Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

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Glebe Market

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Quarterdeck

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Sawatdee

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Summers Restaurant

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Eat Bar

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El Charrito

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CVS/pharmacy

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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Courthouse Metro Station

thumbnail for Glebe MarketLocal supermarket that carries many ethnic specialties.

Adam Johnson
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Arlington is Talking About...

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Cesar's Diner

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Mosaic Park

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Adam Johnson
on Ray's The Steaks

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