Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Arlington

Arlington has an average Walk Score of 68 with 207,627 residents.

Arlington has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

The most walkable Arlington neighborhoods are Ballston - Virginia Square, Clarendon - Courthouse and Lyon Village.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Walk Score Map

25
100
Photo of Arpanet Historical Sign in Arlington

Arpanet Historical Sign

Photo of Mosaic Park in Arlington

Mosaic Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Apartments for Rent

View all Arlington apartments on a map. The average rent is $2,280 and the average home price is $627,225.

Rental info for Avalon Clarendon in the Arlington area
from $1,810
Studio
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Dominion Plaza Apts in the Arlington area
Contact
Studio
Walk Score 62
Rental info for The Bartlett in the Arlington area
from $1,950
Studio
Walk Score 80
Rental info for Twenty400 in the Arlington area
from $1,622
Studio
Walk Score 73
Rental info for The Whitmore in the Arlington area
from $1,402
Studio
Walk Score 73
Rental info for Potomac Towers in the Arlington area
from $1,435
Studio
Walk Score 64
Rental info for Birchwood in the Arlington area
from $1,795
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Avalon Potomac Yard in the Arlington area
from $1,655
1 bed
Walk Score 66

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

Arlington Neighborhoods

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Ballston - Virginia Square 93 74 81 13,649
2 Clarendon - Courthouse 93 68 80 8,712
3 Lyon Village 90 68 83 3,569
4 Colonial Village 89 72 79 2,564
5 North Rosslyn 88 75 76 2,554
6 Ashton Heights 86 68 79 4,043
7 Radnor - Fort Myer Heights 85 72 75 11,415
8 Crystal City Shops 84 71 79 7,446
9 Aurora Highlands 83 72 79 8,684
10 Buckingham 83 61 79 5,930
11 Columbia Heights South 74 57 63 4,136
12 Lyon Park 73 59 79 4,861
13 North Highland 73 62 72 3,995
14 Penrose 73 56 76 4,764
15 Old Dominion 72 41 81 1,138
16 High View Park 71 46 76 1,839
17 Arlington Heights 70 57 77 2,555
18 Maywood 70 40 82 1,115
19 Glebewood 69 48 76 638
20 Leeway 68 48 72 2,266
21 Alcova Heights 68 58 74 1,904
22 Nauck 68 52 64 4,683
23 Yorktown 67 41 75 2,768
24 Douglas Park 67 57 67 9,381
25 Long Branch Creek 67 50 80 3,701
26 Tara - Leeway Heights 66 43 72 2,263
27 Cherrydale 66 52 82 3,151
28 Highland Park - Overlee Knolls 65 57 72 1,690
29 Westover Village 65 43 76 2,205
30 Bluemont 65 57 79 5,857
31 Waverly Hills 65 47 80 3,241
32 Arlington Ridge 63 64 69 6,539
33 Barcroft 61 56 67 3,476
34 Fairlington - Shirlington 61 54 67 10,786
35 Columbia Forest 60 58 58 5,487
36 Dominion Hills 60 44 72 1,704
37 Arlington Forest 58 51 72 2,252
38 Boulevard Manor 57 43 67 1,788
39 Columbia Heights - West 57 58 60 7,138
40 Waycroft - Woodlawn 54 61 76 1,436
41 Claremond 54 55 63 2,090
42 Madison Manor 53 59 66 1,532
43 Arlington National Cemetary 53 51 72 725
44 East Falls Church 50 59 66 5,077
45 Williamsburg 50 36 65 2,708
46 Arlington Views 49 61 53 825
47 Glencarlyn 46 51 62 1,940
48 Army Navy Country Club 44 54 44 2,094
49 Woodmont 39 40 61 605
50 Donaldson Run 36 34 65 2,394
51 Dover Crystal 29 33 59 918
52 Rock Spring 21 34 54 2,857
53 Washington Golf and Country Club 13 30 45 575
54 Old Glebe 7 28 39 2,418
55 Bellevue Forest 6 27 34 1,300
56 Stafford Albemarle Glebe 6 25 41 669

Eating & Drinking

There are about 817 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Arlington.

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

Photo of Ray's The Steaks in Arlington

Ray's The Steaks

Photo of Courthouse Deli in Arlington

Courthouse Deli

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

thumbnail for Arpanet Historical SignThis sign commemorates an event that lets you read this comment today - the development of what would become the internet happened on this spot!

Adam Johnson
on Arpanet Historical Sign

Transit Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Arlington has good public transportation and about 91 bus, 2 rail and 4 subway lines.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Arlington

Arlington has about 53 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Neighborhood Guides

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

Photo of Glebe Market in Arlington

Glebe Market

Photo of St Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington

St Thomas More Cathedral School

Photo of Cherrydale Hardware Inc in Arlington

Cherrydale Hardware Inc

Vladimir Tamashiro-Loma

I was born in Northern Virginia and raised in Rosslyn. I also went to college in DC so I have extensive experience in the area.

Ask Vladimir about Arlington

Photo of Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont) in Arlington

Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont)

Photo of Crandal Mackey Park in Arlington

Crandal Mackey Park

Photo of Art Institute of Washington in Arlington

Art Institute of Washington

Bike Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

25
100
Bike
Score

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

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

icon for bike shares in Arlington

Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

Photo of Glebe Market in Arlington

Glebe Market

Photo of Glebe Market in Arlington

Glebe Market

Photo of Quarterdeck in Arlington

Quarterdeck

Photo of St Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington

St Thomas More Cathedral School

Photo of Summers Restaurant in Arlington

Summers Restaurant

Photo of Eat Bar in Arlington

Eat Bar

thumbnail for Mosaic ParkThis park is the meeting spot for several running clubs, as well as host to a quaint little playground.

Adam Johnson
on Mosaic Park

Photo of CVS/pharmacy in Arlington

CVS/pharmacy

Photo of Cherrydale Hardware Inc in Arlington

Cherrydale Hardware Inc

Photo of Courthouse Metro Station in Arlington

Courthouse Metro Station

Photo of Bob and Edith's Diner in Arlington

Bob and Edith's Diner

thumbnail for Glebe Marketcheap, easy and actually decent #buckingham http://www.yelp.com/biz/glebe-market-arlington

Kim L-squared
on Glebe Market

Arlington is Talking About...

play bar school coffee clarendon food god washington dinner walking ray's lunch job beers run team party drinking sleeping eat

Arlington is all about:

Tweet @WalkScore
Photo of Bayou Bakery in Arlington

Bayou Bakery

Photo of Nina Park in Arlington

Nina Park

Photo of Corner Cupboard in Arlington

Corner Cupboard

thumbnail for Glebe MarketLocal supermarket that carries many ethnic specialties.

Adam Johnson
on Glebe Market

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Join over 30,000 sites that use our Neighborhood Map to showcase rental and for sale properties.

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.