West End

Sharing a border with Fairfax and Arlington counties, the West End is Alexandria's largest and fastest-growing submarket. The area is undergoing various revitalization efforts, with the future redevelopment of Landmark Mall and other retail centers, as well as the construction of the BRAC 133 office complex at Mark Center. The West End is also home to historical landmarks, including Fort Ward, built in 1861 to protect Washington during the Civil War.

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District Statistics
Households 33,847
Population 74,807
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 53.0%
Source: 2008-2013 American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau
Commercial Statistics
Existing Office Space 3,791,806 SF
Average Direct Gross Rent/SF $29.79
Source: CoStar Real Estate Database, Q4 2013 
Diverse Business District
Total Storefronts 476
Retail 163
Restaurants 117
Hotels 3
Source: AEDP Research

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