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Living in Alexandria

Alexandria has an average Walk Score of 60 with 139,966 residents.

Alexandria has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Alexandria neighborhoods are Braddock Road Metro, Southwest Quadrant and Old Town North.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Alexandria, VA

Alexandria is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Founders Park in Alexandria

Founders Park

Photo of Tide Lock Park in Alexandria

Tide Lock Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Alexandria.

Alexandria Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Reserve at Eisenhower in the Alexandria area
from $1,717
1 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Reserve at Potomac Yard in the Alexandria area
from $1,600
1 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Town Square at Mark Center in the Alexandria area
from $1,486
1 bed
Walk Score 51
Rental info for 1111 Belle Pre in the Alexandria area
from $1,785
1 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for Carlyle Mill in the Alexandria area
from $1,666
1 bed
Walk Score 71
Rental info for Camden Potomac Yard in the Alexandria area
from $1,629
Studio
Walk Score 78
Rental info for Park Shirlington in the Alexandria area
from $1,399
1 bed
Walk Score 57
Rental info for Riverside in the Alexandria area
from $1,185
Studio
Walk Score 39

Alexandria Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Braddock Road Metro 89 72 78 5,168
2 Southwest Quadrant 87 59 74 2,918
3 Old Town North 86 62 81 2,012
4 Old Town 86 54 75 7,894
5 Del Ray 79 53 83 11,926
6 Arlandria 76 49 90 3,556
7 Cameron Station 73 51 63 3,288
8 Northeast Alexandria 72 57 86 2,398
9 Eisenhower East - Carlyle District 70 71 59 3,906
10 Fairlington 70 49 64 870
11 Rosemont 70 73 83 2,388
12 London Park Apartments 68 54 37 7,049
13 Foxchase Apartments 52 47 37 2,969
14 Shirley Garden 48 57 41 1,175
15 Boiling Brook 46 55 47 582
16 Beverly Hills 45 50 50 2,603
17 Eisenhower Avenue-Eisenhower West 43 59 69 642
18 Dyes Oakcrest 42 47 59 1,298
19 Stonegate 39 58 47 1,092
20 Larchmont Village Apartments West 38 53 41 7,442
21 Brookville - Seminary Valley 29 51 49 4,183
22 Seminary Ridge 17 45 20 772

Eating & Drinking

There are about 533 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Alexandria.

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

Photo of Pat Troy's Restaurant & Pub in Alexandria

Pat Troy's Restaurant & Pub

Photo of Gadsby's Tavern in Alexandria

Gadsby's Tavern

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thumbnail for Chart HouseWhether dining al fresco or indoors, sweeping views of the Potomac complement tasty meals.

Adam Johnson
on Chart House

Transit Score of Alexandria, VA

Alexandria has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Alexandria apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Alexandria has good public transportation and about 57 bus, 2 rail and 2 subway lines.

Transit Time

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

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Photo of Del Ray Variety in Alexandria

Del Ray Variety

Photo of Los Tios Grill in Alexandria

Los Tios Grill

Photo of Del Ray Café in Alexandria

Del Ray Café

Bike Score of Alexandria, VA

Alexandria is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Oronoco Bay Park in Alexandria

Oronoco Bay Park

Photo of Hotel Monaco Alexandria, a Kimpton Hotel in Alexandria

Hotel Monaco Alexandria, a Kimpton Hotel

Photo of Rowhouses in Alexandria

Rowhouses

Photo of Rowhouse with Gaslight Lamp in Alexandria

Rowhouse with Gaslight Lamp

Photo of Alexandria Visitors Center at Ramsay House in Alexandria

Alexandria Visitors Center at Ramsay House

Photo of View Down King Street in Alexandria

View Down King Street

thumbnail for Market SquareThe beautiful architecture and fountains of Market Square are the backdrop to City Hall and a weekly farmer's market.

Adam Johnson
on Market Square

Photo of Founders Park in Alexandria

Founders Park

Photo of Tide Lock Park in Alexandria

Tide Lock Park

Photo of Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center in Alexandria

Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center

Photo of Kelly Cares Miracle Field in Alexandria

Kelly Cares Miracle Field

thumbnail for Alexandria WaterfrontKing Street ends at the Potomac River, where street performers mingle with sailboat owners.

Adam Johnson
on Alexandria Waterfront

Alexandria is Talking About...

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Photo of Houses along Fayette and Gibbon Streets in Alexandria

Houses along Fayette and Gibbon Streets

Photo of Jefferson Street Substation in Alexandria

Jefferson Street Substation

Photo of Founders Park, Alexandria VA in Alexandria

Founders Park, Alexandria VA

thumbnail for Founders ParkLocated right on the Potomac River, Founders Park always features a healthy mix of picnickers, families, and big drooly dogs.

Adam Johnson
on Founders Park

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