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Best Places To Live Near Shaw, Washington, DC

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  • Shaw, Washington, DC
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 13,782
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Neabsco, VA
  • City: 25.0mi / 40.2km away
  • Population: 17,038
  • Living in Neabsco, Virginia is truly all that I've dreamed about. Growing up in a small town in North Carolina, I always felt out of place living so far south. Not only was I not into things that my…[read more]
88
  • Occoquan, VA
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.2km away
  • Population: 947
88
  • Merrifield, VA
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 17,000
  • Merrifield, VA is one of those places you just don't find any more. Breathtaking, unspoiled nature and scenery, wonderful people everywhere you go, great schools, easy-to-find housing, a healthy job…[read more]
88
  • Woodlawn CDP (Carroll County), VA
  • City: 13.4mi / 21.6km away
  • Population: 2,247
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  • Fair Oaks, VA
  • City: 18.6mi / 30.0km away
  • Population: 33,478
  • Fair Oaks is a town with lots of quaint attractions that you'll find interesting if you love if you and your friends are history buffs. One of the main sites in the city is Shaker Village of Pleasant…[read more]
88
  • Westover Village, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.8mi / 11.0km away
  • Population: 2,179
87
  • Kingstowne, VA
  • City: 12.4mi / 19.9km away
  • Population: 15,779
  • I live in Kingstowne, Virginia and I can say that this area is very pleasant. My family and I initially chose Kingstown, because we needed to be closer to Washington, D.C. for an easy to commute to my…[read more]
86
  • North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.7mi / 10.8km away
  • Population: 12,333
86
  • Friendship Heights Village, MD
  • City: 5.4mi / 8.6km away
  • Population: 4,730
86
  • Lake Barcroft, VA
  • City: 8.7mi / 14.0km away
  • Population: 9,851
86
  • Kensington, MD
  • City: 8.6mi / 13.8km away
  • Population: 2,111
  • I've lived here for almost my life! One of my favorite places here the Antique Row! I love this place! You can find lots of good places like the Mormon Temple during Christmas time, the shopping center…[read more]
86
  • Williamsburg, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 12.0km away
  • Population: 2,968
86
  • Rock Spring, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.7mi / 10.8km away
  • Population: 3,223
86
  • Yorktown, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.5mi / 10.5km away
  • Population: 3,417
85
  • Cascades, VA
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.5km away
  • Population: 12,205
  • It's experienced beautiful parks while living in Cascades Virginia. The beautiful natural scenery of this small town is captivating. Cascades has lots of friendly people that create a close-knit…[read more]
85
  • Chevy Chase town, MD
  • City: 6.5mi / 10.4km away
  • Population: 2,948
85
  • McLean, VA
  • City: 9.8mi / 15.7km away
  • Population: 48,867
  • I found as a kid and when I brought my family back as an adult, McLean. Virginia is the ideal city to live and experience. Being one of the model cities within Northern Virginia's Fairfax County,…[read more]
85
  • Waycroft-Woodlawn, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.0mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 1,549
84
  • Newington, VA
  • City: 15.7mi / 25.2km away
  • Population: 13,583
  • As I have grown to learn more in my elderly years, the term home is where the heart is rings more true now than ever. If ever I have loved a city with all of my heart, Newington would be that city. A…[read more]
84
  • Highland Park-Overlee Knolls, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.2mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 1,601
84
  • Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 6.0mi / 9.7km away
  • Population: 3,750
84
  • Upper Marlboro, MD
  • City: 15.5mi / 24.9km away
  • Population: 694
84
  • Idylwood, VA
  • City: 10.2mi / 16.4km away
  • Population: 18,921
  • I experienced great hometown life while living in Idlywood Virginia. The quaint town is off of Interstate 66 in Fairfax County. The Idlywood area provides prestigious schools with above-par academic…[read more]
84
  • Taylor Run, Alexandria, VA
  • Neighborhood: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • Population: 6,851
84
  • Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 5.3mi / 8.4km away
  • Population: 12,604
84
  • Springdale, MD
  • City: 9.5mi / 15.3km away
  • Population: 2,878
84
  • Lyon Park, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 4.6mi / 7.4km away
  • Population: 5,521
84
  • Kings Park West, VA
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.5km away
  • Population: 13,925
  • I've visited the city of Kings Park West, Virginia and love its simplicity. The residents are very ethnically diverse in this city. This state is well known for being a pretty city. With the cost of…[read more]
84
  • Reston, VA
  • City: 17.7mi / 28.5km away
  • Population: 60,070
  • When I visited Reston from nearby Falls Church, Virginia, I felt that I was in an idyllic city. Its streets are safe to walk around in and are very, very clean. Visiting Restons' restaurants is a gourmet…[read more]
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  • Cherrydale, Arlington, VA
  • Neighborhood: 5.0mi / 8.1km away
  • Population: 3,398
  • I am very grateful to be an employee of Cherrydale Health and rehabilitation Center. Almost 3 years ago, when I had my interview, an nurse that was a part of the recruiting team told me " I like this…[read more]

Listed above are the best places to live in Shaw, Washington, DC for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Shaw, Washington, DC, followed by the best places to live near Shaw, Washington, DC, sorted by Livability Score.

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