Old Town

Steeped in centuries of history and brimming with colonial charm, Old Town Alexandria stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of historic neighborhoods.
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Welcome to Old Town

Steeped in centuries of history and brimming with colonial charm, Old Town Alexandria stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of historic neighborhoods, offering a captivating blend of heritage, architectural splendor, and contemporary sophistication.
 

History of Old Town

Founded in 1749, Old Town Alexandria exudes a rich tapestry of American history, with its cobblestone streets, well-preserved 18th-century architecture, and a waterfront that once bustled with maritime trade. Today, the neighborhood's historic sites, boutique shops, and acclaimed restaurants pay homage to its storied past while embracing the vibrancy of modern urban living.
 

Homes Available

Old Town Alexandria showcases a diverse array of homes, including elegant Federal-style townhouses, historic rowhomes, and stately single-family residences. Each home reflects the neighborhood's penchant for timeless design and offers a blend of historic character and modern amenities, creating a truly unique living experience.
 

New Condo Developments

In recent years, Old Town Alexandria has witnessed the emergence of new condo developments that seamlessly integrate contemporary luxury with the neighborhood's historic ambiance. These developments offer state-of-the-art amenities, stunning views of the Potomac River, and a coveted address within walking distance of Old Town's renowned attractions.
 
Living in Old Town Alexandria means immersing oneself in a picturesque enclave that marries the allure of a bygone era with the conveniences of modern urban living. Whether you're drawn to the historic charm of its streets, the elegant homes that line its avenues, or the allure of new condo developments, Old Town Alexandria presents a captivating blend of heritage and contemporary sophistication that captures the hearts of residents and visitors alike.

Overview for Old Town, VA

8,146 people live in Old Town, where the median age is 48 and the average individual income is $124,952. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,146

Total Population

48 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$124,952

Average individual Income

Around Old Town, VA

There's plenty to do around Old Town, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

97
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
87
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
51
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Mama Rosa's Ice, The Fresh Food Factory Market, and Commonwealth Bee Company.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.93 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.38 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.79 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.73 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.96 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.95 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Old Town, VA

Old Town has 4,361 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Old Town do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,146 people call Old Town home. The population density is 12,356.82 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,146

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

48

Median Age

49.32 / 50.66%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
4,361

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$124,952

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Old Town, VA

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The following schools are within or nearby Old Town. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Lyles-Crouch Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
St Mary Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Blue Bird Of Alexandria
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Old Town Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Pauls Nursery & Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available

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