Close to the DC metro area but chock full of its own community charm, the Clarendon/Courthouse area is one of the oldest–and hippest–communities in the Arlington area. Located just a stone’s throw across the Potomac from DC, Clarendon is a small, walkable community that offers convenient charm within easy proximity of the big city.
The Clarendon/Courthouse area offers a little something for everyone. National retailers like Starbucks and Whole Foods cozy up to local bars, restaurants, and music venues. The neighborhood draws a range of people, from young 20 somethings who want to live close to the political action of DC while enjoying Clarendon’s lively nightlife scene, to older retirees who enjoy the walkable comfort of a suburb that feels like its own little village.
Located on the Orange Line Metro in Arlington, Virginia, the Clarendon/Courthouse area initially began in 1896 as a suburb on the original streetcar line. The neighborhood has grown over the years to include an eclectic mix of professionals and young families who all crave the unique, hip vibe of a neighborhood at once up-and-coming and well-established. Whether you’re looking for an espresso or gelato treat, a proper steak dinner, or a craft beer to go with a rocking night of live tunes, you’ll find something to suit your tastes in Clarendon.
In addition to an array of diverse entertainment, eating, and shopping options, residents of Clarendon/Courthouse also enjoy excellent public schools and a consistently low crime rate. With great public services, and convenient, stress-free access to the DC metro area, this neighborhood is perfect for people who crave city excitement, enjoy the suburban pleasures of shops and strolling, but also need the safety and security of a small, friendly town.
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