Clarendon/Courthouse - Arlington, VA - Niche

  • Population
    6,949
  • Population Density
    28,255 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    <1 sq.mi.
Clarendon/Courthouse is a neighborhood in Arlington with 6,949 residents. It has very high home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have very high education levels and very high income levels.

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Nearby Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
Lyon Village 3,920
Lyon Park 5,576
Colonial Village 2,457
Radnor/Fort Myer Heights 9,116
Ashton Heights 5,609
Ballston/Virginia Square 11,513

Comparable Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
North Highland 4,091
Penrose 4,541
Buckingham 4,652
Columbia Heights 4,892
Waverly Hills 3,746

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
4.33 Arlington County Public Schools 37

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Arlington Science Focus Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Arlington Traditional Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Washington Lee High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Long Branch Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Taylor Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Yorktown High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Swanson Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 Williamsburg Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 Claremont Immersion School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Francis Scott Key Elementary School Public, Magnet PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
4.33 Jefferson Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Carlin Springs Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Sidwell Friends School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Maret School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 National Cathedral School Private, Religious, All-Girls 4-12 Middle, High
4.33 The Potomac School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 National Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Washington International School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Holton-Arms School Private, All-Girls 3-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 St. Albans School Private, Boarding, Religious, All-Boys 4-12 Middle, High
4.33 The Madeira School Private, Boarding, All-Girls 9-12 High
4.33 Episcopal High School Private, Boarding, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 Edmund Burke School Private 6-12 Middle, High
2.66 The Siena School Private, Special Education 4-12 Middle, High
4.33 Landon School Private, All-Boys 3-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Washington Waldorf School Private 1-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 The Field School Private 7-12 Middle, High
4.33 St. Anselm's Abbey School Private, Religious, All-Boys 6-12 Middle, High
4.33 Georgetown Preparatory School Private, Boarding, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
3.66 Brookewood School Private, Religious, All-Girls 1-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart Private, Religious, All-Girls PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 German School Washington, D.C. Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 St. John's College High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
Phillips School - Annandale Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Gonzaga College High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
4.00 Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School Private, Religious, All-Girls 9-12 High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
Northern Virginia Community College
Montgomery College
Prince George's Community College
Howard Community College
College of Southern Maryland
Medtech Institute - Falls Church
Strayer University - Virginia
The Art Institute of Washington, a branch of The Art Institute of Atlanta
University of Management & Technology
Lincoln College of Technology - Columbia
ITT Technical Institute - Springfield VA
DeVry University - Virginia
Everest Institute - Silver Spring
Fortis College - Landover
American Beauty Academy - Maryland
Sanford-Brown College - Tysons Corner
ITT Technical Institute - Chantilly
Brightwood College - Beltsville
Westwood College - Arlington Ballston
Westwood College - Annandale
Stratford University
Sanford-Brown Institute - Landover
Strayer University - Maryland
Hair Academy - Maryland
Potomac College - Washington

Around Clarendon/Courthouse

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Clarendon/Courthouse United States Virginia Washington, D.C. Metro Area Buckingham Columbia Heights North Highland Penrose Waverly Hills
White 64.55% 63.25% 63.86% 48.32% 44.13% 46.85% 65.64% 54.65% 65.63%
Hispanic 15.09% 16.62% 8.40% 14.11% 31.37% 20.57% 17.95% 13.03% 15.49%
Asian 12.81% 4.83% 5.77% 9.28% 10.86% 10.73% 11.79% 11.69% 8.91%
Multiracial 3.72% 2.05% 2.56% 2.69% 0.68% 6.04% 1.23% 2.84% 5.80%
African American 3.64% 12.23% 18.94% 25.07% 11.29% 15.44% 3.39% 16.70% 2.39%
Other 0.18% 0.19% 0.20% 0.27% 0.86% 0% 0% 0.29% 1.78%
Native American 0% 0.66% 0.21% 0.22% 0.82% 0.36% 0% 0.81% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.16% 0.06% 0.05% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Age

Clarendon/Courthouse United States Virginia Washington, D.C. Metro Area Buckingham Columbia Heights North Highland Penrose Waverly Hills
9 years and under 9% 13% 13% 13% 7% 4% 7% 8% 19%
10 to 17 years 1% 11% 10% 10% 4% 3% 3% 7% 6%
18 to 24 years 10% 10% 10% 9% 11% 10% 9% 10% 6%
25 to 34 years 47% 13% 14% 15% 34% 42% 37% 31% 19%
35 to 44 years 18% 13% 13% 15% 14% 16% 12% 16% 19%
45 to 54 years 7% 14% 15% 15% 11% 9% 17% 13% 13%
55 to 64 years 6% 12% 12% 11% 8% 9% 8% 9% 11%
65 and over 2% 13% 13% 10% 12% 6% 7% 7% 7%

Education Levels

Clarendon/Courthouse United States Virginia Washington, D.C. Metro Area Buckingham Columbia Heights North Highland Penrose Waverly Hills
Less than a high school diploma 3% 14% 12% 10% 27% 7% 5% 6% 4%
High school diploma or equivalent 4% 28% 25% 19% 14% 7% 7% 10% 5%
Some college or associate degree 5% 29% 27% 23% 20% 17% 14% 18% 20%
Bachelor's degree 41% 18% 21% 25% 21% 35% 36% 35% 27%
Master's degree or higher 47% 11% 15% 23% 18% 34% 39% 30% 44%

Gender

Clarendon/Courthouse United States Virginia Washington, D.C. Metro Area Buckingham Columbia Heights North Highland Penrose Waverly Hills
Male 51.0% 49.2% 49.1% 48.7% 46.8% 50.3% 55.3% 50.9% 43.2%
Female 49.0% 50.8% 50.9% 51.3% 53.2% 49.7% 44.7% 49.1% 56.8%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Clarendon/Courthouse United States Virginia Washington, D.C. Metro Area Buckingham Columbia Heights North Highland Penrose Waverly Hills
Rent 73.2% 35.1% 33.3% 35.8% 72.8% 78.9% 67.3% 74.6% 45.6%
Own 26.8% 64.9% 66.7% 64.2% 27.2% 21.1% 32.7% 25.4% 54.4%