Yorktown is a neighborhood located in Arlington, Virginia.
Yorktown has countless restaurants offering numerous cuisines to satisfy a variety of palettes, including Italian, Afghan and vegetarian. When you're in the mood for pampering, there are hair salons, medical spas and hair removal salons here that will meet your needs. If you are the active type, look no further than the activities on offer - such as playing at the park, working out at sports clubs and swimming - to get a good workout here. This place is home to many stores, such as pawn shops, eyewear stores and jewelers, allowing customers to come to this area to enjoy the shopping. Yorktown features a significantly lower crime rate than is the average for most US localities; one would most certainly feel safe in this community. There is a fantastic public transit system serving this neighborhood that many residents make use of for commuting and leisure.
A good number of the homes here are occupied by the owners which gives Yorktown a sense of familiarity and comfort. The percentage of college-educated adults in this location is on the higher side. Residents of this area have an income that is above average.
Home prices in Yorktown didn't see much movement last year with a slight 3.1 percent drop in average listing price, but with a $1,184,376 average listing price this year, buyers can still enter the market with confidence. Whip up holiday dinners that will make lasting memories, or entertain your family and friends with mouth-watering meals, all prepared in the gourmet kitchens that can be found in quite a few of the properties around this neighborhood. Homes in this place usually contain family rooms which allow your children to have a place to play while keeping the rest of the home tidy. The beautiful landscaping of many of this area's properties makes for a pleasant experience walking around the area.