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2024 Best Places to Raise a Family in the Washington, D.C. Area

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  1. #4 Best Places to Raise a Family in Washington, D.C. Area.

    Potomac

    Suburb in Maryland,

    86 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Potomac is a fantastic place to live! Not only is everything in Potomac within a convenient twenty minute car ride to each other and major highways, but it is also an exceptionally beautiful area. I...By this, I do not mean that the people of Potomac are at all unkind, aggressive or unpleasant in any way. However, they do seem a bit too self-absorbed in public. I have had the experience numerous...This small adjustment alone would improve life in Potomac, and would complement its unique convenience and aesthetic beauty nicely..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 46,499,

  2. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Washington, D.C. Area.

    Colonial Village

    Neighborhood in Arlington, VA,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Arlington Virginia is simply the best of the best in the entire Washington DC area, and well beyond the DC area in my opinion. First and perhaps foremost, the city was designed with the metro....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,992,

  3. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Washington, D.C. Area.

    Chevy Chase View

    Suburb in Maryland,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We moved 3 years ago to CCV and it was one of the best decisions we have ever done. We rented our house and got the opportunity to buy it later. It is a peaceful neighborhood where kids can walk/bike...The public schools in the area are great, we have Silver Creek MS very close for the middle school teens - school was built less than 5 years ago. BCC for HS and Chevy Chase Elementary. Everything is close, public transportation stops all over Cedar, making it easy to go to the Medical Center subway station. Safe, quiet, peaceful, full of nature. A great place to live..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,123,

  4. #25 Best Places to Raise a Family in Washington, D.C. Area.

    Bluemont

    Neighborhood in Arlington, VA,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have owned a single family home in the Bluemont Neighborhood since 2015. I live with my husband and daughter (born in 2017). We love the neighborhood. We have great trails a block away in every....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,492,

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