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neighborhood

noun neigh·bor·hood \ ˈnā-bər-ˌhu̇d\


a : the people living near one another   The whole neighborhood heard about it.
b : a section lived in by neighbors and usually having distinguishing characteristics   lived in a quiet neighborhood

District Neighborhoods

16th Street Heights
16th Street Heights   Sixteenth Street Heights is a large neighborhood of rowhouses, duplexes, and American Craftsman and American Foursquare
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Adams Morgan
Adams Morgan   Adams Morgan is much more than a neighborhood with a crowded nightlife scene. You’ll find historic row
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American University Park
American University Park   American University Park is a neighborhood of Washington, D.C., named for the American University. AU Park,
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Anacostia
Anacostia   As one of America’s most unique cities, Washington, D.C. seamlessly offers a full range of international, national and
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Bloomingdale
Bloomingdale   Bloomingdale is a neighborhood in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C., less than two miles north of the
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Brightwood
Brightwood   The Brightwood land was part of a land patent called White Mill Seat in 1756. Later, the area
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Brookland
Brookland   Home to the Catholic University of America since 1887, the Northeast neighborhood of Brookland has developed into a
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Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill   Capitol Hill is one of the city’s most popular places to live, with 19th-century rowhouses and a
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Chevy Chase, DC
Chevy Chase   Chevy Chase is a neighborhood in northwest Washington, D.C. It borders Chevy Chase, Maryland, a collection of
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Chinatown
Chinatown   Washington, D.C.’s Chinatown is a small, historic area east of Downtown Washington, D.C., consisting of about 20 ethnic
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Cleveland Park
Cleveland Park   Cleveland Park is a residential neighborhood in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C. Its main commercial corridor
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Columbia Heights
Columbia Heights   With its mix of grand and humble historic buildings (rowhouses, embassies along 16th Street NW), Columbia Heights
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Dupont Circle
Dupont Circle   Explore Dupont Circle and you’ll discover dozens of bistros, bars, boutiques and museums, as well as the
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Eckington
Eckington   Eckington is a neighborhood in Northeast Washington, D.C., located south of the Prospect Hill and Glenwood Cemeteries. Eckington
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Foggy Bottom
Foggy Bottom   Stretching from the Potomac River to the western edge of Georgetown, Foggy Bottom takes its name from
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Friendship Heights
Friendship Heights   Friendship Heights is an urban commercial and residential neighborhood in northwest Washington, D.C. and southern Montgomery County,
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Georgetown
Georgetown   The beauty of Georgetown’s cobblestone sidewalks, grand homes and peaceful C&O Canal are only part of the draw
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Glover Park
Glover Park   Glover Park is a neighborhood in northwest Washington, D.C., about a half mile north of Georgetown and
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H Street
H Street   H Street NE, a dynamic one-and-a-half mile stretch in Northeast DC, is known for its nightlife, restaurants,
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Kalorama
Kalorama   The Kalorama area within the Northwest Quadrant of Washington, D.C. includes the residential neighborhoods of Kalorama Triangle and
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LeDroit Park
LeDroit Park   LeDroit Park is a neighborhood in Washington, D.C. located immediately southeast of Howard University. The area is
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Logan Circle
Logan Circle   Logan Circle takes its name from a traffic roundabout on its southern end, where turn-of-the-century townhouses face
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Mount Pleasant
Mount Pleasant   Mount Pleasant is a neighborhood in the northwestern quadrant of Washington, D.C. The neighborhood is bounded by
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Mount Vernon Triangle
Mount Vernon Triangle   The area around Mount Vernon Square was known as the Northern Liberties, a moniker given to
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Navy Yard
Navy Yard   Navy Yard is a neighborhood on the Anacostia River in Southeast Washington, D.C. Navy Yard is bounded
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NoMa
NoMa   Stretching from Union Station to the south and Q and R streets NE to the north, this rapidly
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Palisades
Palisades   The Palisades, or simply Palisades, is a neighborhood in Washington, D.C., along the Potomac River, running roughly from
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Petworth
Petworth   One of Petworth’s best-known claims to fame is President Lincoln’s Cottage, but while the rest of the neighborhood
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Shaw
Shaw   Shaw is experiencing an urban renaissance of unprecedented proportions thanks to its proximity to the downtown core, excellent
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Southwest Waterfront
Southwest Waterfront   The Southwest Waterfront is one of the most historic areas in the city. It’s home to the
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Tenleytown
Tenleytown   In 1790, Washington locals began calling the neighborhood “Tennally’s Town” after area tavern owner John Tennally. Over time,
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U Street
U Street   U Street was once truly the heart of black culture in America, attracting locals and visitors for
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Union Market
Union Market   Union Market was formally known as Union Terminal Market when it started as a replacement market center
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West End
West End   The West End is a neighborhood in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C., bounded by K Street
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Maryland Neighborhoods

Bethesda, MD
Bethesda   Bethesda is located just northwest of the U.S. Capitol of Washington, D.C. It takes its name from a
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Chevy Chase, MD
Chevy Chase   Chevy Chase is the name of both a town and an unincorporated census-designated place that straddle the
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Gaithersburg, MD
Gaithersburg   With over 69,000 residents located in the heart of Montgomery County, Gaithersburg is one of the largest cities
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Germantown, MD
Germantown   Germantown is an urbanized census-designated place in Montgomery County, Maryland. With a population of 90,676, Germantown is the
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Kensington, MD
Kensington   Kensington’s early history is reflected in the Victorian architectural vision of Brainard Warner, known as the “founder of
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North Bethesda, MD
North Bethesda   North Bethesda is located just north-west of the U.S. capital of Washington, D.C. Among its 14 neighborhoods,
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Olney, MD
Olney   Olney is located in the north central part of the county, twenty miles north of Washington, D.C. It
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Poolesville, MD
Poolesville   Poolesville is a town in the western portion of Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. The population was 4,883
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Potomac, MD
Potomac   In 2013, CNNMoney listed Potomac as the most affluent town in all the United States based on median
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Rockville, MD
Rockville   Rockville is one of Maryland’s oldest towns, with its origins dating back to Colonial America. During Revolutionary times
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Silver Spring, MD
Silver Spring   Silver Spring is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located inside the Capital Beltway in Montgomery
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Takoma Park, MD
Takoma Park   Takoma Park is a city in Montgomery County, Maryland. It is a suburb of Washington, D.C., and
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Virginia Neighborhoods

Alexandria, VA
Alexandria   The City of Alexandria is located in Northern Virginia south across the Potomac River from Washington D.C. The
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Annandale, VA
Annandale   Annandale is located in Fairfax County, Virginia with a population of  41,008 as of the 2010 United States
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Arlington, VA
Arlington   Arlington is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia, on the west bank of the Potomac River
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Clarendon, VA
Clarendon   Clarendon is often thought of as the laid-back, cool kid in Arlington’s class of urban villages. This is
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Crystal City, VA
Crystal City   Crystal City is an urban neighborhood in the southeastern corner of Arlington County, Virginia, south of downtown
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Dunn Loring, VA
Dunn Loring   Dunn Loring, the earliest platted subdivision in Fairfax County and possibly the Commonwealth of Virginia, was founded in 1886.Dunn Loring
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Fairfax, VA
Fairfax   Fairfax, colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, or the City of Fairfax, is an independent city in
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Falls Church, VA
Falls Church   The City of Falls Church is a unique and historic city. Besides featuring quick access to renowned
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Great Falls, VA
Great Falls   Great Falls is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. The population as of
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McLean, VA
 McLean   McLean is home to many diplomats, businessmen, members of Congress, and high-ranking government officials partially due to its
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Reston, VA
Reston   An internationally known planned community founded in 1964, Reston was built with the goal of revolutionizing post–World War
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Rosslyn/Ballston Corridor
Rosslyn/Ballston Corridor, Arlington VA   The Rosslyn-Ballston corridor illustrates smart growth planning and the type of transit-oriented development that concentrates
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Tysons Corner, VA
 Tysons Corner   Tysons, also known as Tysons Corner, is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. Located in Northern Virginia between the community of McLean and
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