Washington DC

Washington DC is arguably the most important city in the nation.

As the capital of the United States, DC is an extremely busy city, both historically and politically, and it can seem impenetrable to newcomers.

That’s why we’re here with all the vital information you’ll need to establish yourself in DC.

The first thing you’ll want to do is head over to our complete guide on Moving to Washington DC to get a clear idea of what you’re in for.

You should also factor in how extremely high the DC cost of living is. This is the single most expensive city in the country and you’ll absolutely want to plan accordingly.

Finally, check out this Guide to Washington DC’s Surrounding Neighborhoods to figure out where people like you are living, what each area has to offer, and where to go if you’re looking for (relatively) affordable places to live.