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Old Town
  • Neighborhood in Alexandria, VA

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Old Town is a neighborhood in Alexandria, Virginia with a population of 9,166. Old Town is in Alexandria City County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. In Old Town, most residents own their homes. In Old Town there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Old Town and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Old Town are above average.

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About Old Town...
Population
9,166

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$891,091
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,840
National
$1,062
Area Feel
No data available  
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$153,105
National
$62,843
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    47%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    12%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

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