Why Live in Alexandria, Virginia?

Today, in our continuing series on “Why Live In,” we explore Alexandria, Virginia.

Alexandria is an independent city in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area of Northern Virginia and is consistently ranked one of the nation’s top places to live. It is surrounded by several major highways and has several public transportation options.

Here are a few quick highlights:

  • Estimated Population: 148,850
  • Estimated Median Household Income: $86,750
  • Estimated Home Value: $462,500
  • Unemployment Rate: 3.40%

Some of the nation’s best schools and most beautiful homes are available in Alexandria, Virginia. Three of the schools in Alexandria have received Cruvita Gold Medals of Excellence at the national level, and you can see them here, or you can see their position on a map by clicking here

Interested in the available homes in Alexandria, Virginia? You can click here to see homes for sale and for rent in the area.

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