Northeast Washington, Washington, DC

Northeast Washington Neighborhood Guide Washington, DC

About

Northeast Washington is a vibrant neighborhood in Washington, D.C, surrounded by significant landmarks and interstates. It is bordered by North Capitol Street, Eastern Avenue, and the Anacostia River. The neighborhood is known for its eclectic mix of historic and modern homes, bustling commercial districts, and its proximity to H Street Corridor, a popular dining and nightlife destination. This area is influenced by the illustrious Catholic University of America and the tranquil presence of the National Arboretum.

What You Will Love About Northeast Washington, Washington, District of Columbia

  • The rich cultural diversity and historic charm of Northeast Washington make it an exciting place to live or visit.
  • Residents and visitors alike will enjoy easy access to the H Street Corridor, known for its variety of trendy restaurants, bars, and shops.
  • The area’s blend of quiet, tree-lined streets and lively commercial areas offers a balanced urban lifestyle.
  • The National Arboretum, one of the largest in the U.S, located within Northeast Washington, offers an oasis of greenery and tranquility.

What’s Nearby

Northeast Washington is just a short drive from the heart of downtown D.C., with easy access to the District's core via the Red Line Metro. The adjacent H Street Corridor is a popular area boasting a wide range of restaurants, galleries, and nightlife options. The neighborhood is also near Union Market, a gourmet food hall hosting over 40 local vendors.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Northeast Washington is a blend of residential serenity and urban vibrancy. With its range of dining and entertainment options, close proximity to downtown, and easy access to the natural beauty of the National Arboretum, this neighborhood offers the perfect blend for those who appreciate city living with a touch of tranquility.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 965 restaurants, 258 grocery stores, and 197 parks within a mile of the Northeast Washington neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Capital Eagle

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.2 miles

    2815 V St NE

  • GROCERY
    DC Grocery Cash & Carry

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Imported Food Store

    0.4 miles

    2910 V St NE

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store, Furniture and Home Store

    0.5 miles

    1515 New York Ave NE

  • GROCERY
    V+B | Vegetable and Butcher

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1369 New York Ave NE

  • GROCERY
    Phresh Gourmet

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1369 New York Ave NE

  • GROCERY
    Ana's Whole Sale

    Business and Professional Services, Food and Beverage Service, Wholesaler, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1361 New York Ave NE

Northeast Washington Apartments and Rentals

1631 Rental properties in Northeast Washington, Washington, DC.

  • 2112 New Hampshire Avenue Apartments property

    $1,899+

    2112 New Hampshire Avenue Apartments

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    450–740 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • Alta 801 property

    $2,115+

    Alta 801

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    382–1126 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Mount Vernon Plaza property

    $1,800+

    Mount Vernon Plaza

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    600–905 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Abby/Dore/3221 property

    $1,999+

    Abby/Dore/3221

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

  • The MO Apartments property

    $2,256+

    The MO Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    519–1407 Sqft

    9 Units Available

  • Ledger Union Market property

    $2,725+

    Ledger Union Market

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    745–1765 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
17.7%
24.2%
utilities
7.9%
10.8%
food
2%
2.2%
transportation
1.8%
3.5%
healthcare
0.5%
8.6%

Northeast Washington Demographics

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Northeast Washington Reviews

people smiling
  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 15 of 17 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 15 of 17 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 14 of 17 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 12 of 17 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 11 of 17 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 11 of 17 renters

Northeast Washington Transportation

walk bike and transit

Very Walkable

78/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

74/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

66/100
3 bus stops, 4 train stops, 5 other stops

DC Circulator

Other

1710 17th St NE

First Choice Transportation

Other

2060 W Virginia Ave NE

Washington Metro Transit

Other

2251 26th St NE

Source: foursquare.com

Northeast Washington Schools

Neighborhoods Around Northeast Washington

NeighborhoodStudioAvg RentAnnual Change
Dupont CircleNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,271
2%
Northwest WashingtonNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,050
0%
DowntownNeighborhood in Arlington, Virginia$2,295
2%
Southeast WashingtonNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,875
11%
EdgewoodNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,691
7%
Capitol HillNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,862
1%
TrinidadNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,513--
Columbia HeightsNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,895
4%
Logan Circle - ShawNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,225
9%
BrooklandNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,691
7%
Stanton ParkNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,850
0%
Carver - LangstonNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,000
1%
NoMaNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,012
1%
H Street-NoMaNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,012
1%
Ivy CityNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,263--
EckingtonNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,730--
AnacostiaNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,250--
Kingman ParkNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia----
PetworthNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,580
0%
Adams MorganNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,250
4%
Mount Vernon SquareNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,141
19%
Southwest - WaterfrontNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,825
8%
Near NortheastNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,785
8%
Navy YardNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,100
10%
Connecticut Avenue - K StreetNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,354
2%
Park ViewNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,000--
Foggy Bottom - GWU - West EndNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,438
15%
Hill EastNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia----
U-StreetNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,074
3%
Pleasant PlainsNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,000--
Fort DupontNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,099--
Downtown-Penn Quarter-ChinatownNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,740
12%
16th Street Heights - Crestwood - Brightwood ParkNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,313--
Brightwood ParkNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,313--
Foggy BottomNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$2,390
22%
Woodley ParkNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,800
6%
FairlawnNeighborhood in Washington, District-of-columbia$1,250--