Arlington forms part of the urban conglomeration around - inside the beltway. In , and directly across the Potomac River from D.C. proper, Arlington is one of America's most densely populated regions.
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is in Arlington, Virginia. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the secondary "downtown" area of Arlington, Virginia, after the Rosslyn–Ballston Corridor. Photo: Elvert Barnes, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The southwestern reaches of Arlington, while a bit off the beaten track, is a diverse and up-and coming area. Photo: Arlington County, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a private research university in the neighborhood… is situated 1½ miles north of Arlington. Photo: Gtownsfs, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is an American national memorial built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. is situated 2 miles east of Arlington. Photo: UpstateNYer, Public domain.

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The United States is a national memorial located in Arlington County, , in the United States. Photo: dbking, Public domain.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is the United States National Cultural Center, located on the , adjacent to the in , named in 1964 as a memorial to President John F. is situated 1½ miles east of Arlington. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood in , south of and west of . Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the western section of downtown, including the central business district, sometimes known as Golden Triangle or K St, along with the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Washington, D.C, the capital of the and the seat of its three branches… Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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