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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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Arpanet Historical Sign

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Mosaic Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Apartments for Rent

Arlington Neighborhoods

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 885 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.

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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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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 95 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

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

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Glebe Market

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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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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Glebe Market

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Quarterdeck

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St Thomas More Cathedral School

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Summers Restaurant

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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

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CVS/pharmacy

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Cherrydale Hardware Inc

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Courthouse Metro Station

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Bob and Edith's Diner

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

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on Glebe Market

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Bayou Bakery

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Nina Park

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Corner Cupboard

thumbnail for Glebe MarketLocal supermarket that carries many ethnic specialties.

Adam Johnson
on Glebe Market

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