SW Waterfront

Southwest Waterfront enjoys more river frontage than any other neighborhood in the city.

Welcome to SW Waterfront

 
The city’s smallest quadrant is seeing huge new development.
 
A bustling new center for leisure and nightlife, the Southwest Waterfront enjoys more river frontage than any other neighborhood in the city.
 

What to Expect:

 
The glamorous new Wharf development has completed Phase I—a mile-long stretch of mixed-use apartment and condo buildings and hotels, but Phase II will bring 1.2 million more square feet of mixed-used space designed by 11 renowned architects. Residents and tourists can expect to see new construction into the foreseeable future in what The Washington Post called one of the biggest developments on the East Coast.

Overview for SW Waterfront, DC

14,611 people live in SW Waterfront, where the median age is 35.6 and the average individual income is $66,395.25. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

14,611

Total Population

35.6 years

Median Age

High

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

$66,395.25

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for SW Waterfront, DC

SW Waterfront has 8,342 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in SW Waterfront do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 14,611 people call SW Waterfront home. The population density is 15,451.96 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

14,611

Total Population

High

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

35.6

Median Age

47.79 / 52.21%

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
8,342

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$66,395.25

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Schools in SW Waterfront, DC

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The following schools are within or nearby SW Waterfront. 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
Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Jefferson Middle School Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Waterfront Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available

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