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Living in Arlington

Arlington has an average Walk Score of 67 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.

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Walk Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Arpanet Historical Sign

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Glebe Market

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Apartments for Rent

View all Arlington apartments on a map. The average rent is $2,199 and the average home price is $684,100.

Rental info for Avalon Arlington North in the Arlington area
from $1,875
1 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for Avalon Ballston Place in the Arlington area
from $1,917
1 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Seminary Towers Apartments in the Arlington area
from $1,330
Studio
Walk Score 52
Rental info for The Acadia at Metropolitan Park in the Arlington area
from $1,694
Rental info for Wildwood Park in the Arlington area
from $1,525
1 bed
Walk Score 62
Rental info for Merrill House Apartments in the Arlington area
from $1,199
Studio
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Courtland Towers in the Arlington area
from $1,995
1 bed
Walk Score 91
Rental info for Avalon Courthouse Place in the Arlington area
from $1,769
1 bed
Walk Score 94

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

Arlington Neighborhoods

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

1 Ballston - Virginia Square 94 74 81 13,649
2 Clarendon - Courthouse 92 68 80 8,712
3 Lyon Village 88 67 83 3,569
4 North Rosslyn 88 75 76 2,554
5 Colonial Village 87 71 79 2,564
6 Ashton Heights 84 67 79 4,043
7 Radnor - Fort Myer Heights 84 72 75 11,415
8 Aurora Highlands 83 72 79 8,684
9 Crystal City Shops 83 70 79 7,446
10 Buckingham 81 61 79 5,930
11 Cherrydale 74 51 82 3,151
12 Waverly Hills 74 47 80 3,241
13 Old Dominion 73 41 81 1,138
14 Lyon Park 73 59 79 4,861
15 High View Park 72 45 76 1,839
16 Columbia Heights South 72 57 63 4,136
17 Penrose 72 56 76 4,764
18 Maywood 71 41 82 1,115
19 North Highland 71 62 72 3,995
20 Glebewood 69 48 76 638
21 Arlington Heights 69 56 77 2,555
22 Nauck 67 51 64 4,683
23 Yorktown 67 41 75 2,768
24 Alcova Heights 66 57 74 1,904
25 Leeway 65 48 72 2,266
26 Tara - Leeway Heights 65 43 72 2,263
27 Long Branch Creek 64 46 80 3,701
28 Douglas Park 63 56 67 9,381
29 Highland Park - Overlee Knolls 63 57 72 1,690
30 Westover Village 63 43 76 2,205
31 Arlington Ridge 63 63 69 6,539
32 Dominion Hills 62 44 72 1,704
33 Bluemont 62 57 79 5,857
34 Fairlington - Shirlington 61 50 67 10,786
35 Waycroft - Woodlawn 56 61 76 1,436
36 Boulevard Manor 56 43 67 1,788
37 Columbia Forest 55 57 58 5,487
38 Arlington Forest 54 51 72 2,252
39 Barcroft 54 55 67 3,476
40 Columbia Heights - West 53 58 60 7,138
41 Arlington National Cemetary 52 52 72 725
42 Madison Manor 51 58 66 1,532
43 Claremond 49 53 63 2,090
44 Williamsburg 48 36 65 2,708
45 East Falls Church 47 59 66 5,077
46 Army Navy Country Club 47 54 44 2,094
47 Arlington Views 45 61 53 825
48 Donaldson Run 42 34 65 2,394
49 Woodmont 36 40 61 605
50 Glencarlyn 34 51 62 1,940
51 Dover Crystal 32 33 59 918
52 Rock Spring 20 34 54 2,857
53 Washington Golf and Country Club 14 30 45 575
54 Old Glebe 6 28 39 2,418
55 Bellevue Forest 6 27 34 1,300
56 Stafford Albemarle Glebe 5 25 41 669

Eating & Drinking

There are about 795 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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Ray's The Steaks

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Courthouse Deli

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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!

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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 94 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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Glebe Market

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Quarterdeck

Photo of St Thomas More Cathedral School in Arlington

St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Summers Restaurant

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Eat Bar

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El Charrito

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

Kim L-squared
on Glebe Market

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CVS/pharmacy

Photo of Cherrydale Hardware Inc in Arlington

Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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Courthouse Metro Station

Photo of Bob and Edith's Diner in Arlington

Bob and Edith's Diner

thumbnail for Glebe MarketLocal supermarket that carries many ethnic specialties.

Adam Johnson
on Glebe Market

Arlington is Talking About...

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Mosaic Park

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Bayou Bakery

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Nina Park

thumbnail for Ray's The SteaksThis iconic restaurant is the best place for steaks in the Washington, DC area, hands-down. High quality beef and no-frills sides highlight this must-visit while in the area!

Adam Johnson
on Ray's The Steaks

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