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Living in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Washington D.C.

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 7,570 residents.

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Mount Vernon Square, Logan Circle - Shaw, H Street-NoMa, U-Street, Dupont Circle, LeDroit Park - Bloomingdale and Southwest - Waterfront.

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Walk Score of Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C., DC

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Carnegie Library

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The Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

Daily errands do not require a car in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Washington D.C..

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown is the 3rd 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, U-Street and Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown.

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Dupont Circle 98 92 92 17,057
2 U-Street 97 85 93 11,427
3 Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown 96 100 88 7,570
4 Mount Vernon Square 96 100 89 6,494
5 Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End 96 90 90 16,281

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 646 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown.

People in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown can walk to an average of 67 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Zaytinya

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Co Co. Sala

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thumbnail for ZaytinyaFlavorful and inventive small plates with Lebanese, Turkish and Greek influences, by chef Jose Andres

2M Street
on Zaytinya

Transit Score of Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C., DC

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Washington D.C. apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown has world-class public transportation and about 33 bus and 6 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown on public transit.

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Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown has about 22 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C., DC

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown

= Lowest Crime

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Washington D.C. average.

Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Hand Sculpture

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Lincoln's Waffle Shop

Photo of Capital Bikeshare: 5th & F St NW in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C.

Capital Bikeshare: 5th & F St NW

Photo of Capital Bikeshare: Metro Center / 12th & G St NW in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C.

Capital Bikeshare: Metro Center / 12th & G St NW

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Downtown Holiday Market

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National Archives Of USA

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Federal Triangle Heritage Trail

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Old City Hall

Photo of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C.

St. Patrick's Cathedral

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Friendship Arch

Photo of Zaytinya in Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Washington D.C.

Zaytinya

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Redline

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Café du Parc

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