Alexandria is home to around 160,000 residents with a taste for art, dining, shopping, and entertainment.
The residents generally lead trendy, urban lives, but like that Old Town provides a quieter, city life outside the bustling city of D.C. Residents like living in Alexandria for the walkable lifestyle it offers and its multitude of events, attractions, and specialty restaurants and boutiques.
Old Town has a mix of young, urban residents, families, and older, more mature couples without kids. In general, the residents tend to be highly educated and like to get involved in their community by getting out and about on weekends and checking out events going on in their neighborhood.