Quality of Life

With a fast-paced business environment, walkable amenities, a talented workforce, and lifestyle amenities, Alexandria, Virginia is the place businesses choose to be. Alexandria’s ample office space and urban amenities offer room to grow – and value that is unmatched anywhere in the region. Alexandria’s old-school charm and cutting-edge innovation are the perfect mix for attracting a talented workforce, which means your business will find the people you need to grow and thrive here.

Take advantage of 52 miles of trails and bike lanes and 1,238 acres of park space to keep active in one of the South’s “Prettiest Cities.” Wander down one of two Main Streets- King Street in Old Town, or Mount Vernon Avenue in the Del Ray neighborhood- while enjoying the third most walkable city in Virginia.

A city on the move

67%

of Alexandrians drive to work

21%

of Alexandrians take public transit to work

7%

of Alexandrians walk or bike to work

52 miles

of bike lanes & trails

1,238 acres

of park space

#1

Safest City in America

A place to call home

6K+

multi-family units constructed since 2010

57/43

split, renters to owners

1.5K

residential units under construction

Want more?

To find out more about things to do in Alexandria, including world-class restaurants, shopping, museums, and other attractions, head to our tourism partner: Visit Alexandria