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Ward 1

  • Adams Morgan
    • Named after two schools, Adams (a segregated black school) and Morgan (a segregated white school)
    • Main commercial district is along 18th St NW
    • Adams Morgan Day Festival is held annually on the Second Sunday of September
    • Farmer's market on Saturdays
  • Columbia Heights
  • Howard University
  • Kalorama
  • LeDroit Park
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Park View
  • Pleasant Plains
  • Shaw (Part of the neighborhood is also in Ward 2)

Ward 2

  • Burleith
  • Chinatown
  • Downtown
  • Dupont Circle
  • Federal Triangle
  • Foggy Bottom
  • Georgetown
  • Logan Circle
  • Mount Vernon Square
  • Penn Quarter
  • Shaw (Part of the neighborhood is also in Ward 1)
  • Kalorama
  • Southwest Federal Center
  • West End

Ward 3

  • American University Park
  • Berkley
  • Cathedral Heights
  • Chevy Chase
  • Cleveland Park
  • Colony Hill
  • Forest Hills
  • Foxhall
  • Friendship Heights
  • Glover Park
  • Kent
  • Massachusetts Heights
  • McLean Gardens
  • North Cleveland Park
  • Observatory Circle
  • Potomac Heights
  • Spring Valley
  • Tenleytown
  • The Palisades
  • Wakefield
  • Wesley Heights
  • Woodland Normanstone
  • Woodley Park (Part of the neighborhood is also in Ward 1)

Ward 4

  • Barnaby Woods
  • Brightwood
  • Brightwood Park
  • Chevy Chase (Part of the neighborhood is also in Ward 3)
  • Colonial Village
  • Crestwood
  • Fort Totten
  • Hawthorne
  • Manor Park
  • Petworth
  • Queens Chapel
  • Riggs Park
  • Shepherd Park
  • Sixteenth Street Heights
  • Takoma

Ward 5

  • Arboretum
  • Bloomingdale
  • Brentwood
  • Brookland
  • Carver Langston
  • Eckington
  • Edgewood
  • Fort Lincoln
  • Fort Totten
  • Gateway
  • Ivy City
  • Langdon
  • Michigan Park
  • North Michigan Park
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Riggs Park (Part of the neighborhood is also in Ward 4)
  • Stronghold
  • Trinidad
  • Truxton Circle
  • Woodridge

Ward 6

  • Barney Circle
  • Capitol Hill
  • Judiciary Square
  • Kingman Park
  • Navy Yard
  • Near Northeast
  • NoMa
    • "North of Massachusets Avenue"
    • Rapidly growing office spaces in last 5 years—will continue over next 10 to develop office, condos, retail, and hotel space
    • First U.S. concert by The Beatles was played at Uline Arena
  • Sursum Corda
  • Swampoodle
    • No longer exists (was demolished to make way for Union Station)
    • Used to be the home of the Washington Nationals Baseball team
    • What was left was zoned industrial in early 1900s and was rebranded as NoMa in 2007

Ward 7

  • Benning Heights
  • Benning Ridge
  • Benning
  • Burrville
  • Capitol View
  • Central Northeast
  • Civic Betterment
  • Deanwood
  • Dupont Park
  • Eastland Gardens
  • Fairfax Village
  • Fairlawn
  • Fort Davis
  • Fort Dupont
  • Good Hope
  • Greenway
  • Hillbrook
  • Hillcrest
  • Kenilworth
  • Kingman Park
  • Lincoln Heights
  • Marshall Heights
  • Mayfair
  • Naylor Gardens
  • Penn Branch
  • Randle Highlands
  • River Terrace
  • Skyland
  • Twining

Ward 8

  • Anacostia
  • Barry Farm
  • Bellevue
  • Buena Vista
  • Congress Heights
  • Douglass
  • Fairlawn
  • Garfield Heights
  • Knox Hill
  • Shipley Terrace
  • Washington Highlands
  • Woodland
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