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Living in Petworth Washington D.C.

Petworth is the 16th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 20,979 residents.

Petworth has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Columbia Heights, McMillan Reservoir, Howard University, 16th Street Heights - Crestwood - Brightwood Park, LeDroit Park - Bloomingdale, Fort Totten - Riggs Park and Mount Pleasant.

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Walk Score of Petworth, Washington D.C., DC

Petworth is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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

Petworth is the 16th 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.

Petworth Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Asbury in the Petworth area
from $1,477
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Allegro in the Petworth area
from $1,512
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Park Place at Petworth Metro in the Petworth area
from $2,005
Rental info for Park Marconi in the Petworth area
$1,600
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for The Cloisters in the Petworth area
from $1,740
1 bed
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Kenyon House in the Petworth area
from $1,995
1 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for The Swift at Petworth Metro in the Petworth area
from $2,000
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Majestic in the Petworth area
from $1,599
Studio
Walk Score 98

Petworth Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Petworth to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Population

14 Howard University 86 74 79 1,101
15 Capitol Hill 86 76 92 38,802
16 Petworth 85 69 81 20,979
17 Eckington 84 71 89 3,492
18 Georgetown 83 60 73 16,704

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 125 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Petworth.

People in Petworth can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Petworth, Washington D.C., DC

Petworth has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Petworth has good public transportation and about 8 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Petworth has about 7 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Bike Score of Petworth, Washington D.C., DC

Petworth is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in Petworth

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Petworth has average personal crime and average property crime per person compared to Washington D.C..

Petworth Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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