One-bedroom apartments in Arlington, Virginia, usually start at $1,400 a month.
Eleven of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's Metrorail stations are located in Arlington, including the Clarendon Metro station and Rosslyn Metro station.
Longer commutes are common during special events such as sports games in the D.C. area.
There are highways with HOV restrictions as well as toll road from the Beltway to Leesburg. It is best to plan accordingly, such as making a carpool for highways with HOV restrictions or taking public transit for closer destinations.