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Living in Alexandria

Alexandria has an average Walk Score of 61 with 139,966 residents.

Alexandria does not have many bike lanes.

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

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Alexandria, VA

Alexandria is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Founders Park

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Tide Lock Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Alexandria.

Alexandria Apartments for Rent

View all Alexandria apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,895 and the average home price is $514,950.

Rental info for Presidential Greens in the Alexandria area
from $1,022
1 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for Key Towers Apartments in the Alexandria area
from $1,049
Studio
Walk Score 65
Rental info for Modera Tempo in the Alexandria area
from $1,565
Studio
Walk Score 49
Rental info for South Port in the Alexandria area
from $1,330
1 bed
Walk Score 70
Rental info for The Point at Alexandria in the Alexandria area
from $1,284
1 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Avana Alexandria in the Alexandria area
from $1,349
1 bed
Walk Score 50
Rental info for Edlandria in the Alexandria area
from $1,435
1 bed
Walk Score 58
Rental info for Station 650 at Potomac Yard in the Alexandria area
from $1,800
1 bed
Walk Score 78

To view Alexandria homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Alexandria Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Southwest Quadrant 87 53 61 2,918
2 Braddock Road Metro 86 67 64 5,168
3 Old Town 86 47 61 7,894
4 Old Town North 84 56 62 2,012
5 Del Ray 78 48 59 11,926
6 Arlandria 75 47 72 3,556
7 Cameron Station 71 45 51 3,288
8 Eisenhower East - Carlyle District 70 65 57 3,906
9 Northeast Alexandria 70 53 60 2,398
10 Rosemont 68 66 62 2,388
11 London Park Apartments 68 43 36 7,049
12 Fairlington 67 41 56 870
13 Boiling Brook 63 50 54 582
14 Foxchase Apartments 52 37 36 2,969
15 Shirley Garden 50 49 40 1,175
16 Stonegate 47 51 34 1,092
17 Eisenhower Avenue-Eisenhower West 45 53 44 642
18 Larchmont Village Apartments West 43 43 30 7,442
19 Beverly Hills 43 44 48 2,603
20 Dyes Oakcrest 38 37 47 1,298
21 Brookville - Seminary Valley 37 40 31 4,183
22 Seminary Ridge 15 34 21 772

Eating & Drinking

There are about 481 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Alexandria.

People in Alexandria can walk to an average of 3 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

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

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Del Ray Variety

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Los Tios Grill

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Del Ray Café

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Bike Score of Alexandria, VA

Alexandria is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

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Oronoco Bay Park

Photo of Hotel Monaco Alexandria, a Kimpton Hotel in Alexandria

Hotel Monaco Alexandria, a Kimpton Hotel

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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

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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

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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

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Jefferson Street Substation

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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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