Washington Highlands

Washington Highlands is a residential neighborhood in Southeast , in the United States. It lies within Ward 8, and is one of the poorest and most crime-ridden sections of the city.

Notable Places in the Area

Bellevue/William O. Lockridge Neighborhood Library is part of the District of Columbia Public Library System.

Metro station
Congress Heights is an island-platformed Washington Metro station in the Congress Heights neighborhood of , . Photo: SchuminWeb, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The DCHBA is a 2.6 acre Jewish cemetery located in Southeast The cemetery was established in December 1911.

is a public high school located in the in unincorporated , United States, with an postal address.

Localities in the Area

is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in , , United States.

is an unincorporated area and census-designated place in , , United States, with an African-American majority population. is situated 2 miles east of Washington Highlands.

is a residential neighborhood in Southeast , bordering Prince George's County, . is situated 2 miles northeast of Washington Highlands.

Washington Highlands

38.8321° or 38° 49' 55.4" north
-76.9947° or 76° 59' 40.9" west
174 feet (53 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158242731
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • English: Washington Highlands, Washington, D.C.
  • Urdu: واشنگٹن ہائلینڈز، واشنگٹن ڈی سی

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