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Living in Arlington

Arlington has an average Walk Score of 69 with 207,627 residents.

Arlington has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

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

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Glebe Market

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Ray's The Steaks

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Wellington in the Arlington area
from $1,282
Studio
Walk Score 76
Rental info for Instrata Pentagon City in the Arlington area
from $1,554
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for The Maxwell in the Arlington area
from $1,550
Studio
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Sedona|Slate in the Arlington area
from $1,617
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Union on Queen in the Arlington area
from $2,035
Studio
Walk Score 90
Rental info for The Frasier in the Arlington area
from $1,662
Studio
Walk Score 74
Rental info for Concord Crystal City in the Arlington area
from $1,516
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Bennett Park in the Arlington area
from $1,627
Studio
Walk Score 95

Arlington Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Clarendon - Courthouse 93 70 80 8,712
2 Ballston - Virginia Square 93 74 81 13,649
3 Colonial Village 89 73 79 2,564
4 North Rosslyn 89 74 76 2,554
5 Lyon Village 89 69 83 3,569
6 Radnor - Fort Myer Heights 85 73 75 11,415
7 Ashton Heights 85 69 79 4,043
8 Crystal City Shops 84 71 79 7,446
9 Aurora Highlands 84 73 79 8,684
10 Buckingham 81 62 79 5,930
11 Lyon Park 78 60 79 4,861
12 Old Dominion 74 42 81 1,138
13 Cherrydale 74 53 82 3,151
14 Columbia Heights South 74 59 63 4,136
15 Penrose 74 57 76 4,764
16 Waverly Hills 74 48 80 3,241
17 Maywood 72 42 82 1,115
18 Arlington Heights 72 58 77 2,555
19 High View Park 71 47 76 1,839
20 North Highland 70 63 72 3,995
21 Glebewood 70 49 76 638
22 Alcova Heights 69 59 74 1,904
23 Nauck 69 54 64 4,683
24 Leeway 69 50 72 2,266
25 Douglas Park 68 58 67 9,381
26 Yorktown 68 42 75 2,768
27 Long Branch Creek 68 51 80 3,701
28 Bluemont 67 57 79 5,857
29 Tara - Leeway Heights 66 45 72 2,263
30 Westover Village 65 44 76 2,205
31 Highland Park - Overlee Knolls 64 58 72 1,690
32 Arlington Ridge 63 64 69 6,539
33 Dominion Hills 62 45 72 1,704
34 Columbia Forest 60 58 58 5,487
35 Boulevard Manor 60 44 67 1,788
36 Barcroft 60 57 67 3,476
37 Arlington Forest 59 52 72 2,252
38 Waycroft - Woodlawn 58 61 76 1,436
39 Arlington National Cemetary 57 53 72 725
40 Columbia Heights - West 56 59 60 7,138
41 Fairlington - Shirlington 56 55 67 10,786
42 Madison Manor 51 59 66 1,532
43 Glencarlyn 50 51 62 1,940
44 East Falls Church 50 59 66 5,077
45 Williamsburg 50 37 65 2,708
46 Arlington Views 48 63 53 825
47 Claremond 47 56 63 2,090
48 Donaldson Run 44 35 65 2,394
49 Army Navy Country Club 44 56 44 2,094
50 Woodmont 37 42 61 605
51 Dover Crystal 36 34 59 918
52 Rock Spring 22 34 54 2,857
53 Washington Golf and Country Club 13 29 45 575
54 Bellevue Forest 9 26 34 1,300
55 Old Glebe 8 27 39 2,418
56 Stafford Albemarle Glebe 5 23 41 669

Eating & Drinking

There are about 858 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Arlington.

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

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Quarterdeck

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Summers Restaurant

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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 98 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.

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

Neighborhood Guides

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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Kite Runner Cafe

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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.

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Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont)

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Crandal Mackey Park

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Art Institute of Washington

Bike Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Capital Bikeshare.

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Courthouse Deli

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Eat Bar

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CVS/pharmacy

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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Courthouse Metro Station

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

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Bob and Edith's Diner

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Bayou Bakery

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Nina Park

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Corner Cupboard

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on Glebe Market

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Corner Cupboard

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Christ Church of Arlington

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Cupids Garden

thumbnail for Glebe MarketLocal supermarket that carries many ethnic specialties.

Adam Johnson
on Glebe Market

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