Reston, Virginia 

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Best Places to Live in Reston, Virginia

National center - Along the Potomac River between southern Maryland and northern Virginia, inland from Chesapeake Bay
-Uniquely attractive core
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Reston, VA
1951 Reston Valley Way # 9
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 0 SqFt
1951 Reston Valley Way # 9
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 0 SqFt
1951 Reston Valley Way # 1
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1230 SqFt
11564 Shadbush Ct
Bed 6 | Bath 4.0 | 2400 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area

It would be an understatement to say that the nation’s capital is a unique place. The centrally located National Mall is an urban planning gem, with excellent open spaces, walking paths, and major monuments in a classic architectural style. Lining the mall is the Smithsonian museum complex, probably the best set of museums in the world in a single location. In reality, the whole mall setup is a museum in and of itself and a major destination for locals and visitors alike. Numerous government offices and first class hospitality venues surround the mall. To the northwest of the mall, but still within the city limits, lies the upscale residential and commercial enclave of Georgetown, home to Georgetown University, George Washington Hospital, and a variety of entertainment and nightlife amenities. But not all of the D.C. central city glitters; to the north and east in particular lies a considerable expanse of socioeconomically mixed neighborhoods and areas of urban decay.


Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Virginia
County: Fairfax County
Metro Area: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Reston
Zip Codes: 20191 20190 20194
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level


The unemployment rate in Reston is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Reston jobs have increased by 0.35%. Learn More...

Compared to the rest of the country, Reston's cost of living is 55.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Reston's Cost of Living

Fairfax county voted Democratic in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats

Reston's population is 59,217 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.96%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Reston is $449,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.98%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Reston

Reston public schools spend $14,978 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Reston. Learn More...

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It's a good time to buy in Reston. Home Appreciation is up 3.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Reston Real Estate or Find top agents in Reston

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Reviews for Reston   20 Reviews
Hot, humid summers - 3/31/2015
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Many bike and walking trails - 3/5/2014
There is a vast network of bike and walking trails thoughout the city and neighborhoods. 40% of the city is slated to remain green so there are many trees, parks and... Read More

Reston cost of living - 7/9/2012
Reston is a wonderful place to live but you pay for the amenities in HOA fees. In this economy, with gas, food, health care and taxes going up, I am trying to move from... Read More

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20191 20190 20194

1951 Reston Valley Way # 9
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

1951 Reston Valley Way # 1
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

11564 Shadbush Ct
Bed 6 | Bath 4.0 |

1504 Roundleaf Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

2224 Cocquina Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

12001 Market St APT 112
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

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