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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A
Donaldson Run is a neighborhood in Arlington, Virginia with a population of 5,531. Donaldson Run is in Arlington County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. Living in Donaldson Run offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Donaldson Run there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Donaldson Run and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Donaldson Run are highly rated.
About Donaldson Run...
Population
5,531

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$940,772
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,840
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    13%
  • Own
    87%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$162,337
National
$55,322
Families with Children
47%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    59%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    6%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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Donaldson Run Reviews

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I liked how it is so close to DC and it is extremely safe I've been a resident for 18 years.

It's a nice neighbourhood.
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its very safe and comfortable.