Shirlington is an urban village with small town charm

The community is known for its walkable lifestyle and bike-friendly streets
  • Area was developed in the 1940s and is unincorporated.
  • Shirlington has a favorable home sales-to-list price ratio.
  • The village is home to the Signature Theatre.

Dubbed an “urban village,” Shirlington is known as a pedestrian-oriented suburb of Washington, D.C.

Lying within Arlington County, the unincorporated village was originally developed in the 1940s with the idea of being walker friendly.