Anacostia

Overview for Anacostia, DC

54,812 people live in Anacostia, where the median age is 33 and the average individual income is $28,106. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

54,812

Total Population

33 years

Median Age

High

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

$28,106

Average individual Income

Around Anacostia, DC

There's plenty to do around Anacostia, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

55
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
24
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
65
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Paula Brown Performing Arts Center, BW Health Academy, and Medical Exercise Trainers.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 3.24 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.43 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.47 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.05 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.88 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.21 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Anacostia, DC

Anacostia has 23,071 households, with an average household size of 2.32. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Anacostia do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 54,812 people call Anacostia home. The population density is 11,918.89 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

54,812

Total Population

High

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

33

Median Age

42.78 / 57.22%

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
23,071

Total Households

2.32

Average Household Size

$28,106

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Schools in Anacostia, DC

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Anacostia. 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
St Francis Xavier Catholic Academyool
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Bishop John T Walker School For Boys
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
3rd - 8th
No rating available
Bishop John T. Walker School For Boys
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
Cedar Tree Academy PCS
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Savoy Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Ketcham Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Moten Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Douglas Knoll
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Lee Montessori PCS - East End
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
AppleTree Early Learning Center PCS - Parklands at THEARC
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
Garfield Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
KIPP DC - AIM Academy PCS
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
No rating available
Kramer Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Stanton Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Randle Highlands Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Rocketship PCS - Rise Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Beers Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
KIPP DC - Heights Academy PCS
PUBLIC
1st - 4th
No rating available
Turner Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Lawrence E. Boone Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
KIPP DC - Discover Academy PCS
PUBLIC
PreK - K
No rating available
DC Prep PCS - Anacostia Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
DC Prep PCS - Anacostia Middle School
PUBLIC
4th - 6th
3/5

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