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Living in Southwest - Waterfront Washington D.C.

Southwest - Waterfront is the 28th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with 11,444 residents.

Southwest - Waterfront has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: SW Ballpark - Navy Yard, Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown, Capitol Hill, Mount Vernon Square, H Street-NoMa, Logan Circle - Shaw and Anacostia.

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Walk Score of Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C., DC

Southwest - Waterfront is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of MAINE AVE SE & 7TH ST SE in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

MAINE AVE SE & 7TH ST SE

Photo of Red Anchor Sculpture in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Red Anchor Sculpture

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Southwest - Waterfront Washington D.C..

Southwest - Waterfront is the 28th most walkable neighborhood in Washington D.C. with a Walk Score of 74.

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

Southwest - Waterfront Washington D.C. Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Incanto in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,965
Studio
Walk Score 79
Rental info for The Channel in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,820
Studio
Walk Score 76
Rental info for Camden South Capitol in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,739
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for Eliot on 4th in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,775
1 bed
Walk Score 81
Rental info for Leo at Waterfront Station in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,780
Studio
Walk Score 80
Rental info for Capitol Park Tower in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,542
Studio
Walk Score 78
Rental info for The View at Waterfront in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,685
Studio
Walk Score 77
Rental info for Lex at Waterfront Station in the Southwest - Waterfront area
from $1,835
Studio
Walk Score 80
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Southwest - Waterfront Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Southwest - Waterfront to other Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

26 Brookland 75 69 67 18,794
27 Brentwood - Langdon 74 61 53 7,660
28 Southwest - Waterfront 74 75 82 11,444
29 Cathedral - Wesley Heights - McLean Gardens 73 55 62 11,780
30 Cleveland Park 73 65 62 6,594

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 119 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southwest - Waterfront.

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

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thumbnail for Southwest Heritage Trail SignThis sign gives the historical significance of the Southwest Waterfront.

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Transit Score of Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C., DC

Southwest - Waterfront has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Southwest - Waterfront Washington D.C. apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Southwest - Waterfront has excellent public transportation and about 5 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Southwest - Waterfront has about 10 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C., DC

Southwest - Waterfront is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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icon for bike shares in Southwest - Waterfront

Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Crime in Southwest - Waterfront

= Lowest Crime

Southwest - Waterfront has average personal crime and less property crime per person than the Washington D.C. average.

Southwest - Waterfront Crime Rate

Compared to all Washington D.C. neighborhoods.

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Photo of Washington Marina in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Washington Marina

Photo of Southwest Heritage Trail Sign in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Southwest Heritage Trail Sign

Photo of Southwest Heritage Trail Sign in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Southwest Heritage Trail Sign

Photo of St. Augustine's Episcopal Church in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

St. Augustine's Episcopal Church

Photo of Lobsterman Statue in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Lobsterman Statue

Photo of Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater

Photo of Capital Bikeshare: 7th & Water St SW / SW Waterfront in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Capital Bikeshare: 7th & Water St SW / SW Waterfront

Photo of Channel Inn Hotel - 129042 in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Channel Inn Hotel - 129042

Photo of WATERFRONT METRO STATION in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

WATERFRONT METRO STATION

Photo of Red Anchor Sculpture in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Red Anchor Sculpture

Photo of Washington Marina in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Washington Marina

Photo of Houseboats in Washington Marina in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Houseboats in Washington Marina

Photo of Safeway in Southwest - Waterfront, Washington D.C.

Safeway

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