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.
Photo: Pedro Vera, CC BY 2.0.

Popular Destinations

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

Tourist attraction
The is a US national memorial built to honor the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. Photo: UpstateNYer, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The United States Marine Corps War Memorial is a national memorial located in Arlington County, , in the United States. Photo: dbking, Public domain.

is an 88.5-acre island and national memorial located in the Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Dumbarton Oaks is a historic estate in the Georgetown neighborhood of It was the residence and garden of Robert Woods Bliss and his wife Mildred Barnes Bliss. 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.


38.8904° or 38° 53' 25.4" north
-77.0842° or 77° 5' 3" west
Open Location Code
266 feet (81 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158591999
Geo­Names ID
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  • Afrikaans: Arlington County, Virginië
  • Albanian: Arlington County
  • Arabic: Condado han Arlington, Virginia
  • Arabic: مقاطعة أرلنغتون
  • Arabic: مقاطعة أرلنغتون، فيرجينيا
  • Arabic: مقاطعة أرلينغتون، فيرجينيا
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  • Arabic: مقاطعه أرلنغتون، فيرجينيا
  • Armenian: Արլինգտոն
  • Asturian; Bable: Condáu d'Arlington
  • Asturian; Bable: condáu d'Arlington
  • Azerbaijani: Arlinqton
  • Azerbaijani: Arlinqton dairəsi
  • Bashkir: Арлингтон
  • Basque: Arlington
  • Basque: Arlingtongo konderria
  • Basque: Arlington konderria
  • Bavarian: Arlington County, Virginia
  • Bavarian: Arlington County
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  • Bishnupriya: আর্লিংটন কাউন্টি
  • Bosnian: Arlington
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  • Chechen: Арлингтон
  • Chinese: Arlington Kūn
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  • Chinese: 阿灵顿县
  • Chinese: 阿靈頓
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  • Chinese: 阿靈頓郡
  • Cornish: Konteth Arlington
  • Czech: Arlington
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  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: مقاطعة ارلينجتون (ڤيرچينيا)
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  • English: Arlington, VA
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  • Gallegan: Condado de Arlington
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  • Korean: 알링턴
  • Korean: 알링턴 군
  • Latvian: Ārlingtonas apgabals
  • Letzeburgesch: Arlington County
  • Lithuanian: Arlingtonas
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Arlington County
  • Malay (generic): Arlington
  • Malay (generic): Kaunti Arlington, Virginia
  • Malay (generic): Kaunti Arlington
  • Malayalam: ആർലിങ്ടൺ, വിർജീനിയ
  • Marathi: आर्लिंग्टन, व्हर्जिनिया
  • Min Dong Chinese: Arlington Gông
  • Min Nan Chinese: Arlington Kūn
  • Northern Luri: آرلینگتون، ڤیرجینیا
  • Norwegian: Arlington County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Arlington
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Arlington County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Arlington fylke
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Arlington County
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Comtat d'Arlington
  • Persian: آرلینگتون، ویرجینیا
  • Persian: ارلینگتون، ویرجینیا
  • Persian: شهرستان آرلینگتون
  • Persian: شهرستان آرلینگتون، ویرجینیا
  • Persian: شهرستان ارلینگتون
  • Polish: Arlington
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  • Portuguese: Condado de Arlington
  • Romanian: Arlington
  • Romanian: Comitatul Arlington, Virginia
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  • Russian: Арлингтон
  • Sardinian: contea de Arlington
  • Serbian: Arlington
  • Serbian: Арлингтон
  • Serbian: Округ Арлингтон
  • Serbo-Croatian: Arlington
  • Serbo-Croatian: Arlington County, Virginia
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  • Slovenian: Arlington
  • Spanish: Arlington
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  • Spanish: Condado de Arlington Virginia
  • Swahili (generic): Arlington
  • Swedish: Arlington
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  • Turkish: Arlington
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  • Waray (Philippines): Arlington
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han Arlington
  • Welsh: Arlington County, Virginia
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  • Western Panjabi: ارلنگٹن کاؤنٹی
  • Wu Chinese: 阿灵顿县 (弗吉尼亚州)
  • Alexandria County
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