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Living in Penrose Arlington

Penrose is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Arlington with 4,764 residents.

Penrose has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Columbia Heights South, Arlington Heights, Arlington Views, Lyon Park, Army Navy Country Club, Alcova Heights and Arlington National Cemetary.

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Walk Score of Penrose, Arlington, VA

Penrose is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Menchie's Frozen Yogurt

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William Jeffrey's Tavern

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Penrose Arlington.

Penrose is the 15th most walkable neighborhood in Arlington with a Walk Score of 74.

Find apartments in Arlington's most walkable neighborhoods: Clarendon - Courthouse, Ballston - Virginia Square and Colonial Village.

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Penrose Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Penrose to other Arlington neighborhoods.

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Population

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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 58 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Penrose.

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

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Taqueria Poblano

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RedRocks Arlington

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Transit Score of Penrose, Arlington, VA

Penrose has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Penrose has good public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Penrose has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Penrose, Arlington, VA

Penrose is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Penrose Park

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Trinity Episcopal Church

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Eamonn's, A Dublin Chipper

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JOURNEYoga

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Mancini de Paris Salon and Day Spa

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Arlington Radio Towers Sign

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Twisted Vines Bottleshop & Bistro

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XSport Fitness

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