Neighborhoods

American University Park

American U1

American U2

American U3

American U4

American University Park is a neighborhood in the far northwest of Washington, DC named for nearby American University. AU Park, as it is often abbreviated, is situated against the Maryland border in the Northwest quadrant, bounded by Massachusetts, Wisconsin, Nebraska, and Western Avenues. Tenleytown and Friendship Heights lie to the east, Embassy Park to the southeast, and Spring Valley„the actual home of the university„to the southwest.

Developed in the 1920s by the WC and AN Miller Company, which also developed Spring Valley and Wesley Heights, the neighborhood consists principally of detached single-family homes. A wide variety of architectural styles are present, and most homes have been modified or expanded since the 1930s. Turtle Park serves as a center for community activity. Neighborhood landmarks include American UniversityÍs Washington College of Law, the Georgetown Day School, Janney Elementary School, and the residences of the Ambassadors of Japan and Sweden. The zip code is 20016, and most of the neighborhood is within walking distance to either Tenleytown and/or Friendship Heights Red Line Metro.

  1. 7 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 6,784 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,276 sqft
    Listing provided by Nancy Taylor Bubes, Washington Fine Properties, LLC
  2. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,327 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,742 sqft
    Listing provided by Marjorie Dick Stuart, Keller Williams Capital Properties
  3. 1 bed, 1 bath
    Home size: 888 sq ft
    Lot size: 435 sqft
    Listing provided by Ira Hersh, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
  4. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 4,539 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,227 sqft
    Listing provided by Derek Huetinck, Beacon Crest Real Estate LLC
  5. 1 bed, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,273 sq ft
    Lot size: 871 sqft
    Listing provided by Kathleen Ryan, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

See all Real estate in the 20016 zip code.
(all data current as of 12/9/2018)

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