Alexandria

83
Exceptionally Livable

Alexandria

  • Alexandria is ranked #63 in Virginia
  • Alexandria is ranked #990 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Income per Capita
  • Sunny Weather
Livability Score Comparison
83Alexandria
75Virginia
70USA

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Compare Alexandria, VA Livability To Other Cities

Best Neighborhoods In & Around Alexandria, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Arlington-East Falls, Arlington928.45,737
Madison Manor, Arlington927.51,635
Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington926.512,086
Lyon Park, Arlington915.65,136
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Williamsburg, Arlington918.82,678
Arlington Ridge, Arlington913.65,198
Lyon Village, Arlington916.43,831
Tara-Leeway Heights, Arlington907.52,396

Best Cities Near Alexandria, VA

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Kensington, MD9015.41,909
Vienna, VA9013.116,173
Loudoun Valley Estates, VA9027.34,860
Chevy Chase, MD9013.12,907
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Somerset, MD9011.51,148
McLean, VA9012.448,078
Bethesda, MD8913.262,024
Chevy Chase Section Five, MD8812.5736
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Recent Alexandria Reviews

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This is a terrible place to live do not move here

Attractions3/10
Community3/10
Nightlife3/10
Dining3/10
Shopping3/10
Alexandria is as bad as Oakland California. The only difference is that they have made it legal to steal here. If you are not white and have a lot of money you are targeted by the police who ticket and tie vehicles faster than they can be parked. The dmv is difficult to deal with at the best. DO NOT move here. They steal faster than you can make …
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CdwPosted on Jul 24, 2015
Avoid hourly street parking in Alexandria

Attractions6/10
Community5/10
Nightlife7/10
Dining10/10
Shopping6/10
Avoid parking in Alexandria in the hourly, non-meter spots at all costs!! The parking enforcement people give out bogus $40 parking tickets even though you have parked less than the hours on the sign. They know that if you try to contest it based on your word, they will make you go through a rediculous hearing process for additional $10 fee which you will not win. Then you …
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gpgesslerPosted on Mar 12, 2013

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Relocating to Alexandria Hello. I'm looking into the prospect of relocating to the Alexandria area. I'd really like to be someplace with a private, enclosed outdoor area for gardening/ entertaining/ potentially dogs. I don't need a lot of space; just SOMETHING. I also play multiple instruments and would prefer to be able to do so without worrying about so many neighbors/ noise-related rules. How far outside of Alexandria (/DC/Arlington) would I have to …
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DreamElisPosted on Mar 05, 2016
Source: The Alexandria, VA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau.