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2nd St NW

Walker’s Paradise

Mount Vernon Square Neighborhood, Washington D.C.

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2nd St NW

2nd St NW has a Walk Score of 91 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

2nd St NW is a 10 minute walk from the Green Metrorail Green Line and the Yellow Metrorail Yellow Line at the MT VERNON SQ/7TH ST-CONVENTION CENTER stop.

This location is in the Mount Vernon Square neighborhood in Washington D.C.. Nearby parks include New York Ave Daycare, New York Avenue/Dunbar Recreation Center and New York Avenue Playground.

Nearby schools include Dunbar Senior High School, Dorothy I. Height Community Academy Public School Amos 3 and Community Academy Public School Amos 1.

The closest grocery stores are Kearney's Grocer, 3rd Street Market and Steve's Market.

Nearby coffee shops include Uncle Chip's Cafe, Starbucks and Busboys and Poets. There are 84 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including Eastern Carryout, Henry's Soul Cafe and ZZ Pizza & Kabob.

2nd St NW is near Strayer University, Trinity University and Gallaudet University.

There are some bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 2nd St NW is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

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Excellent Transit

2nd St NW has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from Zipcar, RelayRides and Hertz On Demand.

Rail lines:

  • Yellow Metrorail Yellow Line

    0.4 mi

  • Green Metrorail Green Line

    0.4 mi

  • Red Metrorail Red Line

    0.6 mi


    0.7 mi


    0.7 mi


    0.7 mi

  • Fredericksburg Line

    0.8 mi

  • Manassas Line

    0.8 mi

  • Orange Metrorail Orange Line

    1.0 mi

  • Blue Metrorail Blue Line

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • 96

    0.1 mi

  • P6

    0.1 mi

  • G2

    0.2 mi

  • 80

    0.2 mi

  • 70

    0.4 mi

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Bike shares:

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, some bike lanes.

Mount Vernon Square Neighborhood

2nd St NW is in the Mount Vernon Square neighborhood. Mount Vernon Square is the 11th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a neighborhood Walk Score of 93.

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