Columbia Heights, located in the NW quadrant of Washington DC, is the District's most dense and urban neighborhood. Columbia Heights is also recognized as the District's most economically and racially diverse neighborhood.
A community revitalization plan centered around the Columbia Heights Metro Station has spurred significant economic development and the gentrification of this neighborhood. Driving this metamorphosis is the DC USA, a 500,000 square foot urban retail and entertainment center anchored by Target, Best Buy and Washington Sports Club. Much of the land being re-developed has stood vacant since the devastating riots that occurred in the area in 1968 following the shooting of Dr. Martin Luther King. Read more about Columbia Heights real estate.
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Columbia Heights is a neighborhood in transition and is being revitalized by over 3000 new housing units that have been constructed since 2001. Upscale modern new buildings as well as traditional row houses make up the bulk of Columbia Heights housing stock.
Columbia Heights is bounded by 16th Street, Spring Road, Georgia Avenue and Florida Avenue. Neighborhoods bordering Columbia Heights include Adams Morgan, Petworth and U Street. The neighborhood is served by the Columbia Heights Metro Station.
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