Arlington, Virginia 

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National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Arlington, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Uniquely attractive core
Arts and culture
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3856 N Rixey St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 4346 SqFt
2540 N Ridgeview Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | 7548 SqFt
2904 4th St N
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3416 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area

It would be an understatement to say that the nation’s capital is a unique place. The centrally located National Mall is an urban planning gem, with excellent open spaces, walking paths, and major monuments in a classic architectural style. Lining the mall is the Smithsonian museum complex, probably the best set of museums in the world in a single location. In reality, the whole mall setup is a museum in and of itself and a major destination for locals and visitors alike. Numerous government offices and first class hospitality venues surround the mall. To the northwest of the mall, but still within the city limits, lies the upscale residential and commercial enclave of Georgetown, home to Georgetown University, George Washington Hospital, and a variety of entertainment and nightlife amenities. But not all of the D.C. central city glitters; to the north and east in particular lies a considerable expanse of socioeconomically mixed neighborhoods and areas of urban decay.

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City: Arlington
Zip Codes: 22204, 22201, 22207, 22203, 22202, 22206, 22205, 22209, 22213, 22211, 11 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level


The unemployment rate in Arlington is 1.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Arlington jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Arlington's cost of living is 68.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Arlington's Cost of Living

September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Arlington, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

Arlington county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

Arlington's population is 229,534 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 16.2%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 28.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Arlington is $681,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.6%. Check out the homes in the area

Arlington public schools spend $22,755 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.2 students per teacher in Arlington. More Education

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It's a good time to buy in Arlington. Home Appreciation is up 3.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Arlington Real Estate

The median home price in Arlington is $681,600. Browse Homes in this Range.

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Reviews for Arlington   34 Reviews
Arlington is what you make it. - 9/24/2020
Arlington is devided into two parts, with the southern region being more economically diverse with a larger foreign population, and more affordable. North Arlington is... Read More

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Arlington - 3/15/2020
Arlington County sucks. Period. The county is run by a bunch of leftists for one thing, and ALL of them are a bunch of ignorant nutjobs.... Read More

Expensive, but Nice - 6/13/2018
I lived in an apartment building near the Ballston Metro Station for 2 years before I had kids. Even back when I lived in the area, we were renting a 1 bedroom... Read More

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22204, 22201, 22207, 22203, 22202, 22206, 22205, 22209, 22213, 22211, 11 total


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3856 N Rixey St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

2540 N Ridgeview Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 6

2904 4th St N
Bed 5 | Bath 4

3300 N Kensington St
Bed 6 | Bath 7

2433 N Potomac St
Bed 6 | Bath 7

3825 Roberts Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

2808 25th St N
Bed 7 | Bath 5

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