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Living in Capitol Hill Washington D.C.

Capitol Hill is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 38,802 residents.

Capitol Hill has excellent public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: SW Ballpark - Navy Yard, Kingman Park, H Street-NoMa, Trinidad - Langston, Anacostia, Southwest - Waterfront and Eckington.

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Walk Score of Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., DC

Capitol Hill is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Garfield Park

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Eastern Market

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

Capitol Hill is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Capitol Hill Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

Capitol Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Capitol Hill to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

11 Kalorama 88 78 83 2,587
12 Howard University 85 75 77 1,101
13 Capitol Hill 85 79 93 38,802
14 Georgetown 84 66 76 16,704
15 LeDroit Park - Bloomingdale 84 74 78 8,739

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thumbnail for Garfield ParkA lovely place to sit under the cherries

John Allread
on Garfield Park

Transit Score of Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., DC

Capitol Hill has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Capitol Hill has excellent public transportation and about 30 bus and 3 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Capitol Hill has about 27 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., DC

Capitol Hill is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Photo of Garfield Park in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Garfield Park

Photo of Folger Shakespeare Library in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Folger Shakespeare Library

Photo of Providence Park (X Park) in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Providence Park (X Park)

Photo of Pennsylvania Avenue & 3rd Street in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Pennsylvania Avenue & 3rd Street

Photo of Eastern Market in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Eastern Market

Photo of Marion Park in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Marion Park

thumbnail for Eastern MarketOn Saturdays and Sundays, the street outside the market is closed for vending of produce and crafts.

John Allread
on Eastern Market

Photo of Tunnicliff's Tavern in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Tunnicliff's Tavern

Photo of Lincoln Park in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Lincoln Park

Photo of Emancipation Monument in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Emancipation Monument

Photo of Anacostia Park, Section F in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Anacostia Park, Section F

Photo of Triangle Park at Eastern Market in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Triangle Park at Eastern Market

Photo of Nooshi in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Nooshi

Photo of Congressional Cemetery in Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

Congressional Cemetery

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