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Columbia Heights

Welcome to Columbia Heights, DC – a vibrant neighborhood offering an array of real estate opportunities that cater to diverse preferences. Whether you're a prospective homeowner, a growing family, or an investor seeking urban potential, Columbia Heights' real estate market has it all.

Explore our listings for homes for sale in Columbia Heights, where you'll find a blend of historic rowhouses, contemporary condos, and charming apartments. The neighborhood's architectural diversity reflects its rich history and modern influences. From tree-lined streets to bustling urban pockets, Columbia Heights has a little something for everyone.

Columbia Heights stands out not only for its real estate offerings but also for its lively atmosphere and strong sense of community. The neighborhood's residents, local events, and cultural activities create an inviting ambiance. As you explore the area, you'll quickly realize that Columbia Heights is not just a place to live – it's a place to connect, engage, and thrive.

Positioned conveniently in the heart of Washington D.C., Columbia Heights offers the perfect balance between urban living and neighborhood charm. Enjoy easy access to the city's cultural attractions, dining scene, and professional opportunities while maintaining the comfort of a close-knit community.

Navigating the Columbia Heights real estate market is made simpler with the expertise of our local agents. Our professionals possess in-depth knowledge of the area and market trends, ensuring that you make informed decisions throughout your real estate journey.

For investors, Columbia Heights' potential for growth is a promising factor. As the neighborhood continues to evolve, real estate values may reflect the positive changes taking place in the community. Investing in Columbia Heights real estate not only offers potential financial rewards but also an opportunity to be a part of a neighborhood that's on the rise.

Columbia Heights is not just a place to live; it's a place to experience arts, culture, and urban vitality. The neighborhood's artistic venues, vibrant music scene, and local festivities contribute to its unique identity.

Whether you're drawn to Columbia Heights for its historical charm, its urban conveniences, or its strong sense of community, the real estate market has something for everyone. Embark on your Columbia Heights real estate journey today by exploring our listings and connecting with our knowledgeable agents. Your dream property in this dynamic neighborhood awaits – let's make it a reality together.

Overview for Columbia Heights, DC

29,427 people live in Columbia Heights, where the median age is 32 and the average individual income is $65,761. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

32 years

Median Age


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


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Columbia Heights, DC

Columbia Heights has 13,514 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Columbia Heights do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,427 people call Columbia Heights home. The population density is 56,794.81 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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


Median Age

46.61 / 53.39%

Men vs Women

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10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

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

Schools in Columbia Heights, DC

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The following schools are within or nearby Columbia Heights. 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.
School rating
Columbia Heights Education Campus
6th - 12th
Capitol Hill Montessori School at Logan
PreK - 8th
6th - 12th
Tubman Elementary School
PreK - 5th

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