Living In Anacostia

Call the bustling neighborhood of Anacostia home! Anacostia offers historic landmarks (like the Frederick Douglass House), artistic vibes, local businesses, and a growing list of restaurants, including Turning Natural, E Life, Open Crumb, and the newest addition, Busboys and Poets.

A Community You’ll Love

Anacostia is full of art, history, community, and innovation. Catch yourself gazing at the vibrant murals on the buildings in Anacostia as you passed the well known “Big Chair”. Observe and find peace at The Honfleur gallery, The Anacostia Community Museum, or the various galleries and small businesses in the Anacostia Arts Center. Have a cookout and enjoy free skating at Anacostia Park.

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Enjoy the Community

Close to everything! Living in Anacostia puts you close to 4 major highways/parkways, along with access to you also have ample numerous bus routes, a Metro station, and car and bike-sharing options. / opportunities. Located in Ward 8, Anacostia offers tons of affordable housing options. Talk about convenience.

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Getting Around

Just a quick walk to the Southern Avenue Metro Station

16 bus stops in the neighborhood make it easy to find your bus stop

Right off the Anacostia Freeway.

  • By metro
  • By Car

By Metro

  • Ronald Reagan Airport
    42 minutes
  • Union Station
    33 minutes
  • Capital One Arena
    28 minutes
  • The Capitol
    36 minutes

By Car

  • Ronald Reagan Airport
    21 minutes
  • Union Station
    17 minutes
  • Capital One Arena
    15 minutes
  • The Capitol
    15 minutes

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