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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 Lyon Village.

Nearby Apartments

69 Walk Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Arpanet Historical Sign in Arlington

Arpanet Historical Sign

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Mosaic Park

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Arlington.

Arlington Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Amelia in the Arlington area
from $1,875
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Sheffield Court in the Arlington area
from $1,131
Studio
Walk Score 82
Rental info for Richmond Square in the Arlington area
from $1,695
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for The Clarendon in the Arlington area
from $1,895
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Varsity On K in the Arlington area
from $2,147
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Mission Lofts Apartments in the Arlington area
from $2,004
1 bed
Walk Score 74
Rental info for Avalon at Arlington Square in the Arlington area
from $1,705
1 bed
Walk Score 66
Rental info for Camden Potomac Yard in the Arlington area
from $1,539
Studio
Walk Score 79

Arlington Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Clarendon - Courthouse 93 75 77 8,712
2 Ballston - Virginia Square 92 79 84 13,649
3 Lyon Village 91 75 83 3,569
4 Colonial Village 88 79 80 2,564
5 North Rosslyn 86 81 76 2,554
6 Radnor - Fort Myer Heights 84 79 68 11,415
7 Ashton Heights 84 73 90 4,043
8 Buckingham 83 64 88 5,930
9 Crystal City Shops 82 75 84 7,446
10 Aurora Highlands 81 77 86 8,684
11 Lyon Park 79 64 83 4,861
12 High View Park 77 49 67 1,839
13 Columbia Heights South 75 60 63 4,136
14 Glebewood 74 52 69 638
15 North Highland 74 68 75 3,995
16 Penrose 74 58 78 4,764
17 Cherrydale 74 56 75 3,151
18 Old Dominion 73 44 75 1,138
19 Maywood 73 43 76 1,115
20 Yorktown 71 44 69 2,768
21 Arlington Heights 71 59 86 2,555
22 Leeway 71 53 69 2,266
23 Tara - Leeway Heights 70 48 72 2,263
24 Waverly Hills 70 50 73 3,241
25 Bluemont 70 60 83 5,857
26 Westover Village 69 48 77 2,205
27 Alcova Heights 69 60 83 1,904
28 Douglas Park 67 59 71 9,381
29 Highland Park - Overlee Knolls 66 64 78 1,690
30 Barcroft 66 58 73 3,476
31 Columbia Forest 66 59 54 5,487
32 Arlington Forest 65 52 75 2,252
33 Arlington National Cemetary 64 55 73 725
34 Long Branch Creek 64 51 79 3,701
35 Arlington Ridge 62 68 69 6,539
36 Dominion Hills 61 47 69 1,704
37 Waycroft - Woodlawn 61 65 82 1,436
38 Columbia Heights - West 60 59 55 7,138
39 Nauck 60 55 68 4,683
40 Madison Manor 58 64 67 1,532
41 Fairlington - Shirlington 57 56 69 10,786
42 Boulevard Manor 54 43 58 1,788
43 Claremond 54 57 61 2,090
44 East Falls Church 53 64 72 5,077
45 Williamsburg 52 38 63 2,708
46 Arlington Views 45 66 57 825
47 Glencarlyn 44 51 59 1,940
48 Army Navy Country Club 41 57 42 2,094
49 Woodmont 40 42 58 605
50 Donaldson Run 40 36 55 2,394
51 Dover Crystal 34 34 54 918
52 Rock Spring 24 36 44 2,857
53 Washington Golf and Country Club 15 32 30 575
54 Bellevue Forest 11 26 31 1,300
55 Old Glebe 8 31 24 2,418
56 Stafford Albemarle Glebe 6 29 25 669

Eating & Drinking

There are about 753 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Arlington.

People in Arlington can walk to an average of 3 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!

Adam Johnson
on Arpanet Historical Sign

62 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 87 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.

Neighborhood Guides

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Glebe Market

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Kite Runner Cafe

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Fort Bennett Park

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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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Photo of Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont) in Arlington

Circulator (Rosslyn-Dupont)

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Crandal Mackey Park

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Art Institute of Washington

72 Bike Score of Arlington, VA

Arlington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Glebe Market

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Quarterdeck

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Summers Restaurant

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Eat Bar

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 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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Bayou Bakery

Photo of Nina Park in Arlington

Nina Park

Photo of Corner Cupboard in Arlington

Corner Cupboard

Photo of Corner Cupboard in Arlington

Corner Cupboard

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...

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Christ Church of Arlington

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Cupids Garden

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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