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Living in Southwest Quadrant Alexandria

Southwest Quadrant is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Alexandria with 2,918 residents.

Southwest Quadrant has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Eisenhower East - Carlyle District, Old Town, Braddock Road Metro, Rosemont, Old Town North, Northeast Alexandria and Del Ray.

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Walk Score of Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA

Southwest Quadrant is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Photo of Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center

Photo of Kelly Cares Miracle Field in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Kelly Cares Miracle Field

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Southwest Quadrant Alexandria.

Southwest Quadrant is the 2nd most walkable neighborhood in Alexandria with a Walk Score of 87.

Find apartments in Alexandria's most walkable neighborhoods: Braddock Road Metro, Southwest Quadrant and Old Town North.

Southwest Quadrant Alexandria Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Clayborne Apartments in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $1,976
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Heritage at Old Town in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $1,501
1 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Post Carlyle Square in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $1,580
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Bridgeyard Old Town in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $1,325
Studio
Walk Score 62
Rental info for Meridian at Carlyle in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $1,700
Studio
Walk Score 87
Rental info for 610 S. Fayette Street in the Southwest Quadrant area
$2,650
2 bed
Walk Score 86
Rental info for 811 Gibbon Street in the Southwest Quadrant area
$2,800
3 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 1001 Duke St in the Southwest Quadrant area
from $2,225
1 bed
Walk Score 97

Southwest Quadrant Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Southwest Quadrant to other Alexandria neighborhoods.

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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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 110 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Southwest Quadrant.

People in Southwest Quadrant can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation CenterOffers an array of facilities and programs for young and old.

Adam Johnson
on Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center

Transit Score of Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA

Southwest Quadrant has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Southwest Quadrant has good public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Southwest Quadrant has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA

Southwest Quadrant is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Houses along Fayette and Gibbon Streets in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Houses along Fayette and Gibbon Streets

Photo of Jefferson Street Substation in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Jefferson Street Substation

Photo of Alexandria National Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Alexandria National Cemetery

Photo of Alexandria National Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Alexandria National Cemetery

Photo of Alexandria National Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Alexandria National Cemetery

Photo of Alexandria National Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Alexandria National Cemetery

thumbnail for Kelly Cares Miracle FieldBaseball field designed specifically for disabled children.

Adam Johnson
on Kelly Cares Miracle Field

Photo of Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town/Duke Street in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town/Duke Street

Photo of Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Nannie J Lee Memorial Recreation Center

Photo of Penny Hill Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Penny Hill Cemetery

Photo of Penny Hill Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Penny Hill Cemetery

thumbnail for Houses along Fayette and Gibbon StreetsThese garden style rowhouses are typical of the architecture in the neighborhood.

Adam Johnson
on Houses along Fayette and Gibbon Streets

Photo of Payne Street Center in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Payne Street Center

Photo of Alexandria National Cemetery in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Alexandria National Cemetery

Photo of Shiloh Baptist Church in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

Shiloh Baptist Church

Photo of West Marine in Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria

West Marine

thumbnail for Jefferson Street SubstationGiant electric substation in the middle of the neighborhood.

Adam Johnson
on Jefferson Street Substation

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