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Petworth Neighborhood of Washington DC Real Estate Analysis

Petworth is a residential neighborhood in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C., bounded by Georgia Ave to the west, North Capitol Street to the east, Rock Creek Church Road to the south, and Kennedy Street NW to the north.[1] Petworth and the rest of Ward 4 are represented in the Council of the District of Columbia by Muriel Bowser.

The neighborhood was originally the site of two separate country estates in Washington County, D.C., a then-unincorporated part of the District of Columbia: Petworth, the 204-acre (0.83 km2) estate of Col. John Tayloe III, and the 183-acre (0.74 km2) Marshall Brown estate, which eventually also became the property of the Tayloe family. In the late 1880s, after the estates had become part of the city, two real-estate investment partnerships purchased the estates for development. The neighborhood bloomed with the expansion of the streetcar line up Georgia Avenue (then known as Seventh Street Extended or Brightwood Avenue) from Florida Avenue (Boundary Street) to the Washington DC line at Silver Spring, Maryland.[citation needed]

Many of the thousands of similar brick row houses in the neighborhood were constructed by Cafritz Builders and also by D.J. Dunigan Company in the 1920s and 30s. Dunigan personally donated the land that became the site for St. Gabriel’s Church and School adjacent to Grant Circle.

Today, the neighborhood is primarily residential with a mix of townhouses and single-family homes. It is served by the Georgia Ave-Petworth station on the Washington Metro‘s Green Line and Yellow Line. Petworth is home to two expanses of historic greenspace, Rock Creek Cemetery and the US Soldiers’ and Airmens’ Home (now known as the Armed Forces Retirement Home).

A sign in Petworth

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Demographics[2]

Year Total ANC-4C Population  % Children  % Black  % White  % Hispanic  % Asian/P.I. Average Family Income Median Home Sales Price
1990 19,875 19% 88% 6% 6% 1% $77,679 $166,000
2000 19,519 23% 72% 6% 20% 1% $85,209 $177,000
2005 19,540 17% 63% 14% 20% 1% $92,009 $491,000
2010 20,330 19% 57% 15% 26% 2% Not Avail. $460,000

Community Events

The Petworth Community Market can be found in the heart of Petworth at Ninth & Upshur Streets in Washington DC. The market features fresh produce, artisan food, and locally grown food from farms. Organized by the Petworth Community Market, Inc. (a non-profit organization made up of Petworth residents,[3] one of the goals of the market is to improve the life of residents and local producers, growers and artists. Musical entertainment can often be heard while residents and visitors shop along the block long market.

Fridays 4:00PM–8:00PM from May–October (photos)

Education

District of Columbia Public Schools operates public schools.

District of Columbia Public Library operates the Petworth Neighborhood Library.[4]

Local Businesses

In recent years, Petworth has seen a revival in the number of commercial establishments courting its growing urban population.[5]

Area Restaurants, Bars, and Cafes
Chez Billy [6]
Domku Bar and Cafe (Slavic and Scandinavian) [7]
Formerly ‘Billy Simpson’s’ (Coming Soon) [8]
Flip It Bakery (Deli, Bakery) [9]
Fusion (Indian Cuisine) [10]
Moroni and Brother’s (Pizzeria) [11]
Qualia Coffee [12]
Red Derby [13]
Sala Thai [14]
Subway
Sweet Mango Cafe (Jamaican Cuisine) [15]
The Hitching Post (American and soul food) Union City (Coming Soon) [16]

Businesses in neighboring Park View
The Blue Banana Sports & Rock Bar [17]
Lion’s Den Jamaican Restaurant (Coming Soon)[18]
Looking Glass Lounge [19]
Manny and Olga’s [20]
Top Spanish Restaurant [21]

Historic buildings

More information can be found about Petworth Neighborhood of Washington DC at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petworth,_Washington,_D.C.

Washington Real Estate Listings

Sold Listings in Washington

4203 8th STREET NW, Unit 1 Washington, DC 20011
Photo of 4203 8th STREET NW, Unit 1, Washington, DC 20011 (MLS # 1000272576)
3 beds 3 baths 2,018 sqft $774,900
3511 14th STREET NW, Unit 3 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3511 14th STREET NW, Unit 3, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1000202356)
2 beds 2 baths 800 sqft $555,000
475 New York AVENUE NW, Unit 5 Washington, DC 20001
Photo of 475 New York AVENUE NW, Unit 5, Washington, DC 20001 (MLS # 1000201222)
1 bed 1 bath $459,900
3123 Warder STREET NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3123 Warder STREET NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1000196664)
2 beds 2 baths 900 sqft $499,900
325 Oneida NE Washington, DC 20011
Photo of 325 Oneida NE, Washington, DC 20011 (MLS # 1000174440)
3 beds 2 baths $430,000
1324 D STREET SE, Unit 209 Washington, DC 20003
Photo of 1324 D STREET SE, Unit 209, Washington, DC 20003 (MLS # 1000148140)
1 bed 1 bath $409,900
475 New York AVENUE NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20001
Photo of 475 New York AVENUE NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20001 (MLS # 1000127134)
1 bed 1 bath $399,900
4339 Gorman TERRACE SE Washington, DC 20019
Photo of 4339 Gorman TERRACE SE, Washington, DC 20019 (MLS # 1004451879)
2 beds 1 bath $220,000
3001 Veazey TERRACE NW, Unit 928 Washington, DC 20008
Photo of 3001 Veazey TERRACE NW, Unit 928, Washington, DC 20008 (MLS # 1004451399)
0 beds 1 bath 830 sqft $250,500
664 Irving STREET NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 664 Irving STREET NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1004445139)
4 beds 3 baths 1,980 sqft $825,000
2315 Ontario ROAD NW, Unit UNIT 1 Washington, DC 20009
Photo of 2315 Ontario ROAD NW, Unit UNIT 1, Washington, DC 20009 (MLS # 1004444721)
2 beds 3 baths 1,414 sqft $790,000
3001 Veazey TERRACE NW, Unit 1401 Washington, DC 20008
Photo of 3001 Veazey TERRACE NW, Unit 1401, Washington, DC 20008 (MLS # 1004439131)
2 beds 2 baths 1,553 sqft $601,000
5037 Kimi Gray COURT SE Washington, DC 20019
Photo of 5037 Kimi Gray COURT SE, Washington, DC 20019 (MLS # 1004443005)
3 beds 3 baths $355,000
3511 14th STREET NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3511 14th STREET NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1004445005)
2 beds 2 baths $567,000
1975 Biltmore STREET NW, Unit 4 Washington, DC 20009
Photo of 1975 Biltmore STREET NW, Unit 4, Washington, DC 20009 (MLS # 1004444641)
2 beds 3 baths 1,225 sqft $825,000
3525 14th STREET NW, Unit 5 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3525 14th STREET NW, Unit 5, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1004419845)
2 beds 2 baths 1,036 sqft $633,000
4303 South Capitol STREET SW Washington, DC 20032
Photo of 4303 South Capitol STREET SW, Washington, DC 20032 (MLS # 1004370803)
4 beds 3 baths $440,000
709 17th STREET SE Washington, DC 20003
Photo of 709 17th STREET SE, Washington, DC 20003 (MLS # 1004302795)
3 beds 1 bath 1,500 sqft $673,000
4305 South Capitol SW Washington, DC 20032
Photo of 4305 South Capitol SW, Washington, DC 20032 (MLS # 1004294235)
4 beds 4 baths $430,000
1700 2nd STREET NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20001
Photo of 1700 2nd STREET NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20001 (MLS # 1004293261)
1 bed 1 bath 405 sqft $264,000
3445 Clay Street NE Washington, DC 20019
Photo of 3445 Clay Street NE, Washington, DC 20019 (MLS # 1004270041)
2 beds 1 bath $285,000
3420 10th PLACE SE Washington, DC 20032
Photo of 3420 10th PLACE SE, Washington, DC 20032 (MLS # 1004268805)
4 beds 4 baths $420,100
3561 10th STREET NW, Unit 1 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3561 10th STREET NW, Unit 1, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1004256145)
4 beds 3 baths 1,612 sqft $760,000
3561 10th STREET NW, Unit 2 Washington, DC 20010
Photo of 3561 10th STREET NW, Unit 2, Washington, DC 20010 (MLS # 1004256153)
4 beds 4 baths 1,596 sqft $860,000
212 34th STREET NE Washington, DC 20019
Photo of 212 34th STREET NE, Washington, DC 20019 (MLS # 1004256739)
2 beds 1 bath $350,000
1455 W STREET NW, Unit 1 Washington, DC 20009
Photo of 1455 W STREET NW, Unit 1, Washington, DC 20009 (MLS # 1004255461)
2 beds 2 baths 1,100 sqft $695,000
523 Longfellow STREET NW, Unit 1 Washington, DC 20011
Photo of 523 Longfellow STREET NW, Unit 1, Washington, DC 20011 (MLS # 1004235259)
3 beds 3 baths 1,600 sqft $550,000
5410 3rd NW, Unit 102 Washington, DC 20011
Photo of 5410 3rd NW, Unit 102, Washington, DC 20011 (MLS # 1004234435)
2 beds 2 baths 785 sqft $388,000
1340 Nicholson STREET NW, Unit 7 Washington, DC 20011
Photo of 1340 Nicholson STREET NW, Unit 7, Washington, DC 20011 (MLS # 1004230471)
2 beds 2 baths 840 sqft $430,000
1014 17th PLACE NE Washington, DC 20002
Photo of 1014 17th PLACE NE, Washington, DC 20002 (MLS # 1004213023)
4 beds 2 baths 1,750 sqft $507,500

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Washington School Data

Washington School Districts

District Of Columbia Public Schools
9-12
http://dcps.dc.gov/portal/site/DCPS/
Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy
9-12
http://www.chavezschools.org/
Community Academy Public Charter School (Capcs)
K-8
http://www.capcs.org/
The Next Step Pcs
9-12
Carlos Rosario International Pcs
K-2
Eagle Academy Pcs
PK-3
Two Rivers Public Charter School Agency
PK-8
Appletree Early Learning Center Pcs
PK
Bridges Pcs
PK-1
Early Childhood Academy Pcs
PK-3
Youth Build Pcs Layc
10-12
The William E. Doar, Junior Public Charter School for the Performing Arts
PK-5
http://www.wedjschool.us/
Education Strenghtens Families Pcs
PK
Washington Latin Public Charter School
9-12
http://www.edline.net/pages/Washington_Latin_PCS
Septima Clark Pcs
PK-6
Arts And Technology Pcs
PK-5
Booker T. Washington Pcs
9-12
Capital City Pcs
PK-12
Cesar Chavez Public Pcs
6-12
http://www.chavezschools.org/
Community Academy Pcs
PK-8
http://www.capcs.org/
D.C. Bilingual Pcs
PK-5
D.C. Preparatory Academy Pcs
PK-8
http://www.dcprep.org/
E.L. Haynes Pcs
PK-10
Friendship Pcs
PK-12
http://www.friendshipschools.org/
Hope Community Academy Pcs
PK-8
http://www.hopecommunitycs.org/
Hospitality Pcs
9-12
Cedar Tree Academy Public Charter School
PK-K, 7-8
http://www.howardroadacademy.org/
Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science
6-8
Perry Street Preparatory Pcs
PK-12
Integrated Design Electronics Academy Idea
7-12
Ideal Academy Pcs
PK-8
https://www.iapcs.com/
KIPP DC
PK-12
http://www.kippdc.org
Latin America Youth Bilingual Montessori
PK-5
Mary Mcleod Bethune Pcs
PK-8
Maya Angelou Pcs
6-12
Meridian Pcs
PK-8
Nia Community PCS
PK-6
Options Pcs
6-12
Paul Public Charter School
6-12
http://www.paulcharter.org
Potomac Lighthouse Pcs
PK-7
Roots Pcs
PK-8
Sail PCS
K-8
Seed Pcs
6-12
St. Coletta Special Education Pcs
PK-12
Elsie Whitlow Stokes Communtiy Freedom Pcs
PK-6
Thurgood Marshall Academy Pcs
9-12
Tree Of Life Pcs
PK-8
Two Rivers Pcs
PK-8
http://www.tworiverspcs.org/
Washington Latin Pcs
5-12
http://www.edline.net/pages/Washington_Latin_PCS
Washington Math Science Pcs
9-12
William E. Doar Jr Pcs
PK-8
http://www.wedjschool.us/
Achievement Preparatory Academy Pcs
4-8
Center City Pcs
PK-8
http://www.centercitypcs.org/
Imagine Southeast Pcs
PK-7
National Collegiate Prep
9-12
Washington Yu Ying Pcs
PK-5
Dyrs
7-12 & ungraded
Excel Academy Pcs
PK-5
Inspired Teaching Demonstration Pcs
PK-5
Shining Stars Montessori Pcs
PK-1
Richard Wright Pcs For Journalism And Media Arts Pcs
8-12
Basis Dc Pcs
5-9
Creative Minds Pcs
PK-2
Dc Scholars Pcs
PK-3
Mundo Verde Bilingual Pcs
PK-1
Ingenuity Preparatory Pcs
PK-K
Sela Pcs
PK-2
Somerset Pcs
n/a
State Operative Agency
n/a

Washington Schools

Murch Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/murch
Moten Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.motenes.org
Montgomery Elementary School
PK-6, public
Miner Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/miner
Meyer Elementary School
PK-5, public
Merritt Middle School
PK-8, public
McGogney Elementary School
PK-6, public
Roosevelt High School @ MacFarland
9-12, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/roosevelt
M.C. Terrell / McGogney Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/mc-terrell
Takoma Education Campus
PK-8, public
http://www.takomaec.org
Stanton Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/stanton
Duke Ellington School of the Arts
9-12, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/ellington
Sousa Middle School
6-8, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/sousa
Shaw Middle School @ Garnet-Patterson
6-8, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/shaw
Ron Brown Middle School
6-8, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/ron-brown
Shaed Education Campus
PK-8, public
Shadd Elementary School
n/a, public
Seaton Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/seaton
Savoy Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/savoy
Rudolph Elementary School
PK-6, public
Ross Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/ross
River Terrace Elementary School
PK-5, public
Randle Highlands Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/randle-highlands
Shepherd Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.dcps.dc.gov/DCPS/shepherd
Marie Reed Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.mariereedes.org

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