Welcome to Georgetown

A charming and luxurious historic waterfront neighborhood.
Georgetown is an elegant waterfront neighborhood in Washington, D.C. Nestled along the sleepy Potomac River, this luxurious and historic neighborhood began as a tobacco port town before quickly being designated as a national landmark. Residents enjoy proximity to numerous gourmet dining destinations, upscale shopping, exciting nightlife, and outdoor recreation, all within walking distance. 

You’ll often find residents outdoors and enjoying the spectacular views of the Potomac River. Georgetown homes are famed for their well-preserved historic architecture, including the classic Federal style, grand estates, and beautiful row houses. The neighborhood has a private and exclusive atmosphere that makes it a sought-after destination for those who appreciate luxury and exclusivity. Georgetown is an unforgettable neighborhood that offers a unique blend of history and luxury, making it a truly one-of-a-kind destination for residents and visitors alike.

What to Love


  • Boat tours along the lovely C&O Canal
  • Exploring the historic homes of Georgetown
  • Award-winning cuisine at Michelin-starred restaurants 

Local Lifestyle

From the beautiful architecture that grants Georgetown its signature picturebook feel to the endless entertainment options, this neighborhood offers residents a unique and enjoyable lifestyle. Georgetown’s historical significance is a draw to visitors from around the world. This charming community has an international appeal and reflects diverse culinary flavors for all appetites. The Georgetown community is committed to preserving the area's rich history and natural beauty, ensuring it remains both beautiful and authentic.

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Georgetown is a culinary dream, offering a wide range of dining experiences for any palate. Filomena Ristorante is a classic Italian eatery serving delicious homemade pasta and Italian dishes in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Beloved Clyde’s started as a 1960s saloon before it started serving delicious American cuisine that residents have come to know and love.
There is no other place to see and be seen in Georgetown than Cafe Milano. This chic dining establishment offers contemporary Italian fare with a Mediterranean twist. 
End your day with a sweet treat at one of Georgetown’s famous bakeries. Georgetown Cupcake earned its reputation for handcrafted cupcakes in various unique flavors. For artisanal bread and pastries, Levain Bakery is the spot for the most unbelievable cookies. And for those who love French pastries, Boulangerie Christophe offers a wide range of traditional French baked goods, from croissants to macarons.

Things to Do

Georgetown has numerous options when it comes to entertainment and attractions. Nearby Georgetown Waterfront Park is a picturesque green space along the Potomac River that offers beautiful views of the city and the opportunity to stroll along the water. Wisconsin Avenue and M St NW are popular shopping destinations with local boutiques, one-of-a-kind finds, luxury retailers, and upscale shops. 
Take on a killer workout at The Exorcist Steps, made famous by the 1973 horror film. Enjoy waterfront living with a trip to Key Bridge Boathouse, where you can rent a paddleboard or enjoy yoga on the dock. And for those who love boating, Thompson Boat Center is the perfect spot to rent a boat or learn to scull. Georgetown truly has something for everyone looking for a luxurious experience in Washington, D.C.


The District of Columbia Public Schools serves Georgetown schools. 


Overview for Georgetown, DC

12,874 people live in Georgetown, where the median age is 43 and the average individual income is $127,467. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

43 years

Median Age


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


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Georgetown, DC

Georgetown has 4,370 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Georgetown do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 12,874 people call Georgetown home. The population density is 15,165.429 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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


Median Age

44.81 / 55.19%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


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 Georgetown, DC

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Georgetown. 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.
School rating

Browse Properties in the Area

Work With Thomas

His unrivaled work ethic and "no pressure" attitude makes for the highest quality client experience and continues to result in repeat customers and referrals. His goals are to achieve yours.

Follow Me On Instagram