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Who Lives Here

Dupont Circle Washington Demographics

Education

High School

6%

Associate's

6%

Bachelor's

43%

Master's

37%

Doctorate

9%

Family Size

2 people

77%

3 people

8%

4 people

13%

5 people

1%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

22%

50-100k

26%

100-150k

24%

150-200k

10%

200k+

18%

Age

0-10

3%

10-20

3%

20-45

64%

45-65

20%

65+

10%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Dupont Circle Washington?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
May '24$2243$2995$5543-
Apr '24$2195$2970$4231-
Mar '24$2244$2892$4151-
Feb '24$2233$3767$6191-
Jan '24$2136$3078$4072-
Dec '23$2121$3447$4349-
Nov '23$2181$3227$5279-
Oct '23$2249$3524$4833-
Sep '23$2212$3495$4828-
Aug '23$2302$3648$4979-
Jul '23$2432$3584$5187-
Jun '23$2319$3447$5117-
May '23$2314$3465$5189-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Dupont Circle Washington

Dupont Circle Washington Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

20%

15-30 Mins

42%

30-40 Mins

20%

40-60 Mins

11%

60+ Mins

7%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9898

Walk Score®

Percentage: 9595

Bike Score®

Percentage: 8181

Transit Score®

Top Scores: Coffee, Nightlife, Health

Things To Do In Dupont Circle Washington

Top Score

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Dupont Circle Washington gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 99% more coffee shops than average
  3. 40% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 98% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 33% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We'd be gym buddies with Dupont Circle Washington.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 98% more gyms than average
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dupont Circle Washington has the right frame of mind for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 99% more fine art centers than average
  3. 68% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 98% more restaurants than average
  3. 7% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 95% more parks than average
  3. Far fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dupont Circle Washington is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 96% more daycares than average
  3. 48% fewer daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 85% more shops than average
  3. Far fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Dupont Circle Washington doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 90% more pet facilities than average
  3. Far fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dupont Circle Washington sits in the middle of the pack for theater.

  1. A high number of theaters per resident
  2. 98% more theaters than average
  3. 32% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Dupont Circle Washington gets the all clear for hospitals.

  1. A high number of hospitals per resident
  2. 93% more hospitals than average
  3. Far fewer hospitals than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Dupont Circle Washington doesn't tip the scales.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 98% more medical facilities than average
  3. 14% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. Far fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Dupont Circle Washington is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. An average number of gas stations
  3. A standard number of gas stations compared to areas of a similar size

Dupont Circle Washington Education

Schools

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Geographic orientation: NW Washington D.C.


Landmarks: Dupont Circle, The Phillips Collection, National Geographic Museum, The Brookings Institution, Brewmaster's Castle, and Woodrow Wilson House.


Why You'll Love This Area: Located in the heart of D.C., the neighborhood has beautiful historic architecture and is home to a variety of museums, restaurants, and stores. It is a very walkable area and has convenient access to everything.

Dupont Circle is a traffic circle, park and an established neighborhood located in the center of Washington D.C. It is a very walkable area within close proximity to a variety of museums, trendy boutiques, private art galleries and some of the city's best restaurants and bars. The circle itself is a community gathering space and a favorite spot to read, play chess, and people-watch. One of D.C.'s most popular places to live, rentals in the area are a mix of mid-sized apartment buildings and units in renovated hundred-year old brick row houses. Many properties feature historic architecture with modern amenities such as rooftop decks, valet garage parking and 24-hour concierge services. It is one of the city's most expensive neighborhoods.


Dupont Circle has a relatively diverse population although the neighborhood is more geared to childless professionals than families. The majority of residents are young and well-educated, including many international residents who work for nearby think tanks, embassies, and government agencies. The community has a vibrant energy and sponsors seasonal events such as First Friday Art Walks, the Capital Pride Parade, Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk Weekend, the DCCA House Tour and impromptu snowball battles. The Dupont Circle Citizens Association works to protect the interests of the neighborhood residents and its businesses.


Historic Landmarks and Points of Interest

The Dupont Circle neighborhood is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is home to numerous embassies, many of which are located in historic residences. The Thomas T. Gaff House serves as the Colombian ambassador's residence, and the Walsh-McLean House is home to the Indonesian embassy. Located east of Dupont Circle on Massachusetts Avenue is the Embassy of Uzbekistan, and the Emily J. Wilkins House, which formerly housed the Australian embassy and now is occupied by the Peruvian Chancery. Other landmarks in the Dupont Circle area include the National Geographic Museum, Brewmaster's Castle, Woodrow Wilson House, and the Phillips Collection, a museum of modern art. Dupont Circle is also home to some of the nation's most prestigious think tanks and research institutions, including the Brookings Institution, the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, the Aspen Institute, the German Marshall Fund, the Center for Global Development, the Stimson Center, and the Peterson


Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhoods near Palisades include Foxhall Crescent, Foxhall Village, Cathedral Heights, Spring Valley, and Westover Place.

Getting Around

Dupont Circle is conveniently located on the Metro Red Line. There are two entrances: north of the circle at Q Street NW and south of the circle at 19th Street NW. By bus, you can take the 42, 43, L1 and L2 Metrobus routes or the Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn DC Circulator route. Capital Bikeshare has multiple docks located within the neighborhood. Street parking is hard to find and residents with cars are best served by reserved parking spaces. Reagan National Airport is just 5 miles south and Dulles International is 27 miles west.


The Dupont Circle area is a trendy historic area and one of the city's most convenient places to live. It is a very densely-built area and there's not much that's brand new. Located about a mile north of the White House, this area has great access to all of the most popular attractions in the nation's capital.


Neighborhood Corridors:
  • Connecticut Ave.
  • New Hampshire Ave.
  • Massachusetts Ave.

  • Public Transportation Options:
  • Metro: Dupont Circle Station
  • Metrobus Routes: 42, 43, L1 and L2
  • DC Circulator: Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn

  • School District(s):D.C. Public Schools