Alexandria, Virginia Houses for Sale

Alexandria is located approximately 7 miles going southward of downtown Washington, DC. Modern Alexandria has been dramatically influenced by the United States’ capital, just like the rest of Northern Virginia. The city is currently populated mainly by working professionals who are working in the federal civil service, the United States military, or from one of the numerous private companies who are also providing their services to the federal government. Historically, the city was known as the Old Town. The modern landscape of Alexandria has a significant concentration of restaurants, boutiques, theaters, antique shops, and others, which are a considerable draw for the residents.

Alexandria, VA Prices for Houses for Sale

835,024 +13%
639,262 +13%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Alexandria Homes for Purchase

496 -7%
612 -14%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

26 +16%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 314  
Police Civilians 109  
Total Arrests 1,208 (2020)
Total Incidents 6,157 (2020)
CrimeScore 26.02  
National Rank 2907th  
Statewide Rank 86th  

Local Statistics

Population 158,726 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,640 (3.58%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 2
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 1,646
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 124
Counterfeiting/Forgery 95
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,004
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 330
Embezzlement 26
Extortion/Blackmail 7
Fraud Offenses 603
Homicide Offenses 3
Kidnapping/Abduction 37
Larceny/Theft Offenses 2,424
Motor Vehicle Theft 344
Pornography/Obscene Material 2
Prostitution Offenses 4
Robbery 83
Sex Offenses 17
Stolen Property Offenses 62
Weapon Law Violations 65

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