Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

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.

Walk Score Map

25
100
Photo of Chart House in Alexandria

Chart House

Photo of Market Square in Alexandria

Market Square

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Alexandria.

Alexandria Apartments for Rent

Alexandria Neighborhoods

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Braddock Road Metro 89 74 89 5,168
2 Southwest Quadrant 87 61 86 2,918
3 Old Town North 86 64 88 2,012
4 Old Town 86 57 86 7,894
5 Del Ray 79 54 83 11,926
6 Arlandria 76 51 84 3,556
7 Cameron Station 73 54 77 3,288
8 Northeast Alexandria 72 59 88 2,398
9 Eisenhower East - Carlyle District 70 72 80 3,906
10 Fairlington 70 50 75 870
11 Rosemont 70 74 88 2,388
12 London Park Apartments 68 55 41 7,049
13 Foxchase Apartments 52 48 59 2,969
14 Shirley Garden 48 57 44 1,175
15 Boiling Brook 46 56 66 582
16 Beverly Hills 45 50 64 2,603
17 Eisenhower Avenue-Eisenhower West 43 60 70 642
18 Dyes Oakcrest 42 47 71 1,298
19 Stonegate 39 59 48 1,092
20 Larchmont Village Apartments West 38 54 53 7,442
21 Brookville - Seminary Valley 29 52 59 4,183
22 Seminary Ridge 17 46 32 772

Eating & Drinking

There are about 523 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

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

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 46 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.

icon for car shares in Alexandria

Alexandria has about 26 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Alexandria? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Jen Walker

I live and work in Del Ray. You need to know something. Ask me.

Ask Jen about Alexandria

http://Jenwalker.com »

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.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

icon for bike shares in Alexandria

Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Photo of Alexandria Waterfront in Alexandria

Alexandria Waterfront

Photo of Founders Park in Alexandria

Founders Park

Photo of Tide Lock Park in Alexandria

Tide Lock Park

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

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 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

Photo of Founders Park in Alexandria

Founders Park

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...

old town alexandria school coffee lunch amc hoffman center 22 god team drink dinner eat movies job sleep food car party song walk playing virginia

Alexandria is all about:

Tweet @WalkScore
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 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

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.