Arlington Homes For Sale
Arlington County VA attracts many buyers in the Washington DC Metro Area for several reasons. Because of its prime location right across from the Potomac River and ease of access by car or public transportation, many commuters live in the county. As one of the most densely populated areas in the United States, congestion is not a problem in Arlington County due to great city planning and smart growth. Arlington VA real estate is bounded by Fairfax County to the north, Washington DC to the east, Alexandria to the south, and Falls Church to the west. Arlington County is the smallest self-governing county in the United States – there are no other incorporated cities within its borders. However, there are many unique and popular urban villages that are part of Arlington Virginia.
Arlington VA is known for its diverse community of residents. The urban county that takes up about 26 square miles is home to the highest percentage of people that hold at least a Bachelors Degree in the Washington DC Metro Area. The population of Arlington is around 213,000, and it continues to grow steadily. Since 2000, the population has increased 12.4%. Much of the expansion and development in Arlington County is near the many Metrorail stations. Because of the close proximity to Washington DC, there are many federal jobs available in the area and the unemployment rate is very low.
Those who purchase homes for sale Arlington VA are provided many amenities, including a fantastic school system (Arlington Public Schools). With over 150 parks, close to 90 miles of scenic trails, and over 10 community centers, recreation is a big part of the lifestyle at Arlington. For buyers searching for convenience, an abundance of amenities, and friendly neighbors, Arlington VA real estate is a great investment. To view Arlington VA real estate, use the search tool above, or contact me today.