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Living in Congress Heights Washington D.C.

Congress Heights is the 39th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 38,816 residents.

Congress Heights has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Anacostia, Randle Heights, SW Ballpark - Navy Yard, Hillcrest - Fairfax Village, Southwest - Waterfront, Potomac Yard - Potomac Greens and Capitol Hill.

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Walk Score of Congress Heights, Washington D.C., DC

Congress Heights is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Congress Heights Washington D.C..

Congress Heights is the 39th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 63.

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

Congress Heights Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for South Pointe in the Congress Heights area
from $1,000
1 bed
Walk Score 48
Rental info for Randle Hill Apartments in the Congress Heights area
$1,021
1 bed
Walk Score 73
Rental info for Bennlebaum in the Congress Heights area
$800
1 bed
Walk Score 75
Rental info for 3319 7th Street SE in the Congress Heights area
$2,700
3 bed
Walk Score 33
Rental info for 4766 S. Capitol Terrace, S.W. in the Congress Heights area
$695
Studio
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Southview in the Congress Heights area
from $921
Studio
Walk Score 25
Rental info for Twelve12 in the Congress Heights area
from $2,219
1 bed
Walk Score 55
Rental info for 4219 First St SE in the Congress Heights area
$975
2 bed
Walk Score 68

Congress Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Congress Heights to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Population

37 Chevy Chase-DC 64 52 59 14,994
38 Anacostia 64 68 47 22,990
39 Congress Heights 63 62 51 38,816
40 Woodridge - Fort Lincoln 62 51 49 6,004
41 Foxhall-Palisades 59 40 64 8,437

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 41 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Congress Heights.

People in Congress Heights can walk to an average of 1.0 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Congress Heights, Washington D.C., DC

Congress Heights has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Congress Heights Washington D.C. apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Congress Heights has good public transportation and about 20 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Congress Heights has about 5 car shares from Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Congress Heights, Washington D.C., DC

Congress Heights is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in Congress Heights

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Congress Heights has more personal crime and more property crime per person than the Washington D.C. average.

Congress Heights Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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