Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill, in addeetion tae bein a metonym for the Unitit States Congress, is the lairgest historic residential neebourheid in Washington, D.C., stretchin easterly in front o the Unitit States Capitol alang wide avenues. It is ane o the auldest residential neebourheids in Washington, D.C., an wi roughly 35,000 fowk in juist unner 2 square mile (5 km2), it is ane o the maist densely populatit an aw.[1]

Capitol Hill Historic District
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G Street SE
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Map of Washington, D.C., with the Capitol Hill Historic District highlighted in maroon
LocationRoughly bounded by Virginia Ave., SE., S. Capitol St., G St. NE., and 14th Sts. SE & NE; and roughly bounded by 8th St. NE, I-295, M St. SE and 11th St. SE
Washington, D.C.
Coordinates38°53′23″N 77°00′40″W / 38.88972°N 77.01111°W / 38.88972; -77.01111Coordinates: 38°53′23″N 77°00′40″W / 38.88972°N 77.01111°W / 38.88972; -77.01111
NRHP Reference #76002127 (original)
03000585 (increase)
Significant dates
Addit tae NRHPAugust 27, 1976
Boondary increaseJuly 3, 2003


  1. "Capitol Hill Historic District". National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary. National Park Service. Retrieved 18 Februar 2013.

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  Travel guide tae Capitol Hill frae Wikivoyage