The DC neighborhood of Petworth is known as an affordable, culturally vibrant, diverse neighborhood in Northwest, located near Manor Park and Columbia Heights. It’s a laid-back and friendly neighborhood full of families, pleasantly green with venerable D.C. trees, and easily walkable. The Petworth metro station connects to the green and yellow train lines, your gateway to the entire city.
Keri Shull Team named Petworth one of Washington D.C.’s Top 3 Up-and-Coming Neighborhoods, along with Eckington and Kalorama.
Schools: Powell Elementary and Theodore Roosevelt Sr. High School are both nearby.
Things to see and do: While you’re in Petworth, be sure to visit the variety of new creative restaurants and bars, like glam rock bar Slash Run or the literary cocktail bar Petworth Citizen and Reading Room. Don’t miss the historic President Lincoln’s Cottage, where Lincoln spent three summers with his family.